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A small-town police officer sacrifices everything in his life for his job, while pursuing a murderer no believes can be caught
"My friend, Michael Connick, has an awesome novel that you will love!" - Eliot Parker, awarding winning author of A Knife's Edge

Ethan Miller fulfills a lifelong dream and becomes a police officer in Huntington, WV, a hardscrabble Appalachian cit
Paperback, 254 pages
Published May 6th 2019 by Independently Published
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Sara Ramezani
May 08, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Very interesting stories and incidents in the book...It's a geed read to anyone who wants to know what if feels to be a cop in Huntington WV!
Jul 09, 2019 rated it it was amazing
I thoroughly enjoyed this book. I’ll admit that I may be somewhat biased since I live in Huntington where the book is set, but this book had a lot of other things going for it as well. The combination of that familiar setting along with the military background and ongoing struggles of the main character Ethan to maintain his sense of purpose and duty in his chosen career as a police officer struck a relatable chord with me, even though I often find myself struggling with first person novels, per ...more
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Michael Connick was born and raised in San Francisco, CA. During a career spanning much of the Cold War, he served as a consultant to various branches of the US intelligence community and the Department of Defense. His work took him all over the US, Europe, and the Middle East. He now resides in the little college town of Huntington, WV. For more information, please see his web site: http://michae ...more

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