“Solely in Key West” by Kenneth D. Michaels is the second ebook in The Nick & Norm Homosexual Detective Sequence. Enchanting and thrilling, this story will delight armchair sleuths on a masterful trip by homicide and mayhem within the Florida Keys.
After fixing a significant case, Chicago detectives Nick Scott and Norm Malone take a nicely deserved trip, simply in time to herald the New Yr-Key West type. Festivities are interrupted when well-known entertainer Sho Yu and her fiancé are injured in a tragic accident. Witnessing the scene firsthand, Nick and Norm are rapidly recruited by the native police chief to assist with the case. Because the investigation unfolds, the detectives uncover a slew of mysterious suicides that simply do not add up, and a path of crime and corruption that give them a run for his or her cash, successfully ending their so-called trip. Household, secrets and techniques, tangled relationships, drag queens and drama, the colourful world of all that’s Key West comes alive on this spectacular action-packed thriller.
I had such a enjoyable expertise studying this ebook. Whereas I used to be positively anticipating an thrilling thriller-what I walked away with was that-and a lot extra!
First off, it was obvious from the start that Michaels actually loved scripting this ebook. And, whereas I am certain a number of time and power went into this mission with the analysis, the varied levels of writing, planning and publication, and many others., the tip outcome feels prefer it was a simple tour. Clean, free-flowing entertainment-I used to be captivated from the beginning!
Michaels writes with a pointy, intelligent presence that’s excessive on my checklist of expectations for an entertaining learn. Psychological gymnastics-you simply cannot power humor and witty dialog between characters. For my part that may solely come naturally.
As to character growth, readers meet a wide range of colourful characters with equally vibrant personalities. From impossibly annoying to utterly loveable, I felt an ideal reference to every. I completely cherished the continuing dialogue, particularly between Nick and Norm, who might most likely full one another’s sentences.
As interesting because the characters are, the setting takes no again seat. Michaels drops readers instantly into the center of Key West. Descriptive and thorough, by the tip of the story, I felt like I knew my environment and will make my means throughout the island.
Being that “Solely in Key West” is the second ebook in a sequence, I deliberate on having to perform a little research to stand up to hurry with the story, however that was not the case in any respect. The creator gives background info on the characters and their lives previous to Key West in such a means that I felt like I did not miss out on something. On the identical time, I do not suppose people who learn the primary story will really feel like they’re re-reading ebook one because it pertains to the again story-it holds the proper steadiness of data for brand spanking new or returning followers. I’ll say that the writing type captivated me sufficient to need to return and take a look at the primary ebook within the sequence, The Homosexual Detective.
Followers of thriller/thrillers and LGBTQ fiction will totally get pleasure from “Solely in Key West,” by Kenneth D. Michaels. I extremely advocate as a five-star learn!