Please recommend
   using these social sharing buttons:




  book details  


  books by Gary Showalter  



Book: Twisted Key (The Big Bend) by Gary Showalter

Book: Twisted Key (The Big Bend) by Gary Showalter

categories: Book, Adventure, Sunken Treasure, Light Romance, Florida, Murder Mystery


Gary Showalter

Author Gary Showalterabout this book: "Twisted Key" is my third novel and it is set along the east coast of Florida (all of my novels to date take place in Florida). It is a tale of greed, love and friendship. And sunken treasure. At the beginning of the tale one of Terry Rankin's (Terry is my main character - he runs a personal protection company in Orlando) learns that his new client has been nearly killed and her daughter kidnapped.

His new client is a Muslim woman, divorced from her husband and living under a sentence of death for the outspoken view on the treatment of women in Islam. Her daughter is another story entirely, since she had never mentioned she had a daughter and certainly did not tell anyone the young woman was in the country.

Which is when the lying begins. And the bodies begin to pile up. Because someone wants his client dead. And the killers want Terry to turn his client's daughter over to them or more people will die. But Terry can't do that. He doesn't have the daughter and has no idea where she is. Nobody does.

And nobody seems to be quite sure why the girl is so important to them. At least, they're not telling Terry.

But he's used to that; his clients lie to him all the time.

preview: read a sample from this book

what to read next: if you read and liked this book...

Learn more about this book

Other books by Gary Showalter

A Primer on Roses by Gary Showalter
Lonesome Cove (The Big Bend) by Gary Showalter
Hog Valley (Terry Rankin) by Gary Showalter
The Big Bend by Gary Showalter

This book on





More Reviews

   • Book Review: Hog Valley (Terry Rankin) by Gary Showalter
   • Book Review: The Big Bend by Gary Showalter

  show list of all published reviews | subscribe to the feed

Home | Contact | Legal Notice | Impressum Book Promotion | Do you like | Boost Your Karma

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Amazon and the Amazon logo are trademarks of, Inc. or its affiliates.