Lazar is a true artist with FireSong. If you love mystery then you are sure to love, the LeGarde Mysteries by Lazar. FireSong is the firth installment into the series so be sure to read them all. The story follows that of sleuth Gus LeGarde from the Genesee Valley which is in chaos and he must save it. Too much is going on to be ignored. Lazar shares deep emotion in his writing and his unique characters that come to life right before you. His descriptions and his crafting of characters are beautiful and very well put together. He also keeps you guessing on what will happen next. So get geared up for a great mystery! One of my new favorite mystery writers!
Author: Aaron Paul Lazar
Author web site: http://www.legardemysteries.com/
Publisher: Twilight Times Books
Format: Trade paperback
Release date: July 15, 2011
Price: $16.95 Ebook: $2.99 special time offer
Book Blurb: What would you do if your country church was hit by a rogue tornado during services? What if the shrieking winds unearthed the bones of a missing parishioner in a nearby wheat field? Now add the discovery of heroin in your elderly minister’s bloodstream. When Gus LeGarde is thrown into the middle of the mess, he knows life’s finally gone berserk in East Goodland, New York.
The Genesee Valley is in chaos. Strangers drive panel vans through the countryside at weird hours of the night. A new batch of drugs is on the street, endangering local. The local salt mine collapses due to illegal mining practices. Gas fires burn in wells. Watering holes turn to brine. Crops are dying. Tempers are short. To top it off, the new salt mine lies directly over ancient Indian burial grounds, bringing anguish to local tribes.
While Gus faces ordeals delivered by nature and man, his wife Camille discovers a hidden room in their house. She digs through historical archives to learn that the 1811 original homeowner, Mary Hill, may have had connections with the Underground Railroad. When local grave robbers begin to loot historic coffins, they find an empty coffin. Who killed Mary? How did she die? Where is her body? And where will this two-hundred-year-old mystery lead?
Join Gus as he’s lured into a bizarre network of underground tunnels to expose the most shocking discovery ever to rock the Genesee Valley.