The Coop by E.C.Deacon
Books / June 14, 2019

                              When a woman staggers, naked from a river, she has no idea that she’s been saved from a killer by a text message from a dead woman. Laura Fell is horrified when she discovers of her friend Gina’s suicide. But when the autopsy reveals Gina died before her arrival at the house, she is perplexed. Who then answered her mobile phone? Everton Bowe, a cop whose career is as dead as his marriage, insists there was no-one else present.  But he’s wrong. Meanwhile, his ex-lover, DC Helen Lake, insists there are similarities between the traumatized river woman and the cold case of three missing women; the victims, she fears, of a serial killer. So, when a strange Dove’s feather, matching one found on the river victim, is found in Gina’s house, Everton and Helen are suspicious. If there was someone inside Gina’s house could he also be the river attacker? And could he also be responsible for the other missing women? At the same time, Laura Fell uncovers a web of deceit that stains the relationships around her and seems weirdly linked to Gina’s death, as…