Two babies left to die in an icy creek. Two boys who must fight to survive. Two men, two very different lives. One unbreakable bond. When a twelve-year-old boy murders his tormentor in their brutal orphanage, his older brother takes the blame and runs to New York - into the heart of organized crime.... read more Two decades later, Michael returns to North Carolina with a sentence on his head, the mob in hot pursuit and his long-lost brother in trouble of a different kind. With vast sums in play, political fortunes at risk and bodies piling up, the brothers must reunite to solve the mystery of their shared past.
Michael is a very bad man looking to go straight after the love of his life announces she’s pregnant. The gang he runs with however won’t let him go and they vow to take down Michael and everyone Michael cares about if he walks away. That includes Michael’s brother, Julian, a fragile soul Michael has already saved once. Now Julian needs his big brother again, because dead bodies are turning up and Julian’s the one under suspicion. In between dodging the gangsters and hunting down murderers, Michael’s a busy man and that guarantees a cracker of a suspense novel. Recommended.
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