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Investigation Envy

196 pages
Severn River Publishing Llc

Frank Tower is back to investigate a serial killer full of rage, envy, and cold-blooded cruelty in this thrilling fourth installment of the Frank Tower Mystery Series.

The first body is discovered at the city park, arranged in an unnatural position, eyes wide open.

Inside the body, police find a thumb drive with a countdown clock until the next victim is killed-and a demand to inform PI Frank Tower about the murder.

The victim's best friend hires Tower to investigate, but with limited clues and stubborn resistance from the police, he's in for his toughest case yet. Soon, several other victims are discovered in public areas across the city, each body containing a similar thumb drive. Each time, the countdown clock shows less time to stop the next murder.

And then a chilling discovery forces Frank to make an impossible choice.

When the clock runs out, will he beat the killer at his own game.or lose the ones he loves the most?


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Author Bio
Mel Taylor was born and raised in Chicago, graduated from Southern Illinois University and started a broadcast career in Des Moines, Iowa. Mel left the Midwest after two years and continued his journey as a reporter in Miami, Florida.Mel has reported on and witnessed history unfolding in South Florida, from major trials to the brutality of the Cocaine Cowboys, and at times, powerful hurricanes. Mel's time on television earned him an Emmy Award. He then took all his experiences to craft mystery novels and thrillers, all based in South Florida. Mel's Private Investigator series, featuring Frank Tower, blends the colorful beauty of the Atlantic with the exotic and natural growth of the Florida Everglades.