Once Burned: A Jack McMorrow Mystery (Hardcover)
Other Books in Series
This is book number 10 in the Jack McMorrow Mystery series.
- #1: Deadline (Jack McMorrow Mystery #1) (Paperback): $18.95
- #2: Bloodline (Jack McMorrow Mystery #2) (Paperback): $16.95
- #3: Lifeline: A Jack McMorrow Mystery (Paperback): $16.95
- #4: Potshot: A Jack McMorrow Mystery (Paperback): $16.95
- #5: Borderline (Jack McMorrow Mystery #5) (Paperback): $16.95
- #6: Cover Story: A Jack McMorrow Mystery (Paperback): $16.95
- #7: Pretty Dead (Jack McMorrow Mystery #7) (Paperback): $16.95
- #8: Home Body: A Jack McMorrow Mystery (Paperback): $16.95
- #9: Damaged Goods: A Jack McMorrow Mystery #9 (Paperback): $18.95
- #11: Straw Man: A Jack McMorrow Mystery (Hardcover): Not Available From Shermans.com
- #12: Random ACT: A Jack McMorrow Mystery #12 (Paperback): $16.95
Life is briefly as it should be for Jack McMorrow: He and his wife Roxanne have retreated from the stress and danger of their day jobs to raise their daughter Sophie. But when development and arson threaten the nearby town of Sanctuary, and a crazy accident brings back mistakes from Roxanne's past, Jack's nose for crime leads him into a darker and deeply twisted tale. Something explosive is smoldering beneath the glossy facades and picturesque town square in Sanctuary, and the enemy is closer than he thinks. In Once Burned, the tenth installment of the internationally popular McMorrow series, Jack will take you along as he hunts a killer with a long memory and a very short fuse.
About the Author
Like many crime novelists, Gerry Boyle began his writing career in newspapers--the best training ground ever. After Colby College, he knocked around, including stints as a roofer, a postman, and a manuscript reader at a big New York publisher. His first reporting job was with a weekly in the paper mill town of Rumford, Maine. After a few months it was on to the (Waterville, Maine) Morning Sentinel, where editors learned early on that he worked best when left to his own devices. He wrote about stuff he saw in police stations, courtrooms, in the towns and cities of Maine. Deadline came out in 1993. With an assist from Robert B. Parker, he landed a top-flight literary agent and the books came steadily after that. McMorrow and Boyle grew up together, though at different rates.