Black Roses

Black Roses

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Max E. Stone By MaxEStone Updated Aug 11, 2017

Loving affection and hard-earned wealth define the tight-knit Jacobs clan. 
  Though the members of the vast expanse of a family reside all across the world, patriarch and engineer Rick Jacobs and his wife, Liz, see to it-through parties, celebrations, and Sunday dinners at their Barrington home-that everyone stays linked. 
  One night, all is shattered when Rick, following his granddaughter's birthday party, dies unexpectedly...
  
  Miles away, in Providence precinct, even as his life begins to quiet down, Detective Stephen Bennett's mind runs wild with images and information; each piece too detailed, too graphic, too close. 
  But when a member of the Jacobs family begs Bennett to find the truth behind Rick's sudden demise, the detective finds himself thrust beneath skeletons, scandal, and deceit; digging for his life...

  • accused
  • beginings
  • brother
  • conflict
  • couple
  • danger
  • death
  • emergency
  • ex-wife
  • investigation
  • murder
  • prologue
  • suspense
  • thriller