Dying for the Past (Gumshoe Ghost Mystery #2) (Paperback)

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Dying is not for the faint of heart...

...Neither is the murder of a mysterious philanthropist with ties to the Russian mob and 1939 gangsters.

At an A-list charity ball organized by his wife, Angela, former detective Oliver Tuck Tucker is doing his best to prove that ghosts know how to have a good time--until a man is murdered in cold blood on the dance floor.

Never one to let a mystery go unsolved, Tuck is on the case with help from Angela and his former police-detective partners. Together, they must be the first to read the book--deceased gangster Vincent Calabrese's journal that names names and reveals the dirty secrets of several modern-day spies.

As Tuck learns the book's secrets, he begins to unravel his own family's wayward past, leading to the question--is being a ghost hereditary? Even while chasing a killer, the biggest challenge Tuck must conquer is how to be back amongst the living...but not one of them.


The twisty plot is well delivered...Anyone who loves a strong ghost yarn will savor this tale.--Library Journal

Murder and intrigue stirred with a little history and subterfuge...TJ O'Connor has served up another fast, fun read.--Wallace K. Fetterolf, retired CIA Senior Executive and former World War II Office of Strategic Services Operative

About the Author

As an international security consultant and former government agent, TJ O'Connor has conducted security consulting, investigations, and anti-terrorism operations around the world. Today, he provides independent security consulting to government agencies and private businesses. He lives in Winchester, Virginia and can be visited on online at http: //tjoconnor.com/.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780738742069
ISBN-10: 0738742066
Publisher: Midnight Ink
Publication Date: January 8th, 2015
Pages: 408
Language: English
Series: Gumshoe Ghost Mystery