Right As Wrong Can Be A Mick Murphy Key West Mystery
"Death stared down
at me and it wasn’t pretty. I knew where the saying ‘scared stiff’
came from and what it meant. It wasn’t that I accepted death. I
wasn’t sure what else I could do. My Ruger lay somewhere in the
dirt, no vehicles passed along US1 and I guessed the teenager took
the opportunity to run.
My focus stayed on the machete. I held hopes of being able to move
sideways, out of its deadly blow, when he swung it toward my head.
Then what? I wasn’t sure. He would take me in a hand-to-hand, even
if I’d been in good shape.
I saw a small circle of blood near the giant’s shoulder before I
heard the shot. In rapid motion, more shots peppered his upper body,
forming bloody spheres along his chest. The machete came down,
hitting the dirt instead of me. His stare went behind me to the
right. I turned. The teenager stood there, holding my gun in both
"Michael Haskins' 'Nobody Wins'
is a breathless, high-octane international crime thriller with
the fast-pace of an '80s action movie." ~ Paul D. Brazill,
author of Guns Of Brixton and A Case Of Noir.
"Mick Murphy has been in some trouble before, but NOBODY WINS
puts him in a life and death situation about every five pages.
From Key West to Los Angeles, from New Jersey to Dublin,
Ireland, Mick is on the run, and he's never sure why. Twists,
turns and a climatic ending make this page turner a thrill- a-
minute read." ~ Don Bruns, author of the Stuff Series & Sever
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