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Tuesday, May 19, 2015
A Twist of Fortune
A Twist of Fortune (Book 4 of the Sgt. Windflower Mystery series) Author: Mike Martin Publisher: Booklocker Pages: 278 Genre: Mystery Format: Paperback
A Twist of
Fortune is the fourth book in the Sgt. Windflower Mystery Series and it
continues the adventures of Sgt. Windflower as he tries to solve crime and
experience the joy and the sadness of life in a small maritime community.
Follow along as he feels the sometimes bitter taste of an east coast winter and
the unique culinary delights of this part of the world.
a little foggy from his nap but could tell by the growing darkness he had been
asleep for much longer than he wanted. He jumped out of bed and was quickly in
the shower and out again. As he dressed he glanced out the bedroom window. The
drifting snow was being piled up against his back fence; looks like the wind
has picked up too.
When he got outside that theory was confirmed by biting
winds that accompanied the steady snowfall. That likely meant it wouldn’t be
long before the call would come to close the highway outside of Grand Bank.
Half a dozen times a year, more in a bad one, the snow and gale force winds
united in an unholy marriage that drove all sensible people back into their
cozy homes. It also made it both unsafe and unwise to venture out again until
the storm had done its worst.
About the Author
Mike Martin was born in Newfoundland on the East Coast of
Canada and now lives and works in Ottawa, Ontario. He is a longtime freelance
writer and his articles and essays have appeared in newspapers, magazines and
online across Canada as well as in the United States and New Zealand. He is the
author of Change the Things You Can: Dealing with Difficult People and
has written a number of short stories that have published in various
publications including Canadian Stories and Downhome magazine.
The Walker on the Cape was his first full fiction
book and the premiere of the Sgt. Windflower Mystery Series. The Body on the
T was the second book, Beneath the Surface is the third installment
Twist of Fortune is the newest book in the series.
He is a member of Ottawa Independent Writers, Capital Crime
Writers, the Crime Writers of Canada and the Newfoundland Writers’ Guild.