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Prodigal Son

Prodigal Son

(The second book in the Mike Garrity Mystery series)
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Three months after he's undergone surgery to remove a brain tumor, retired police detective Mike Garrity's cancer is in remission. It's great news, but when you've been planning to only live for a few months, you don't normally worry about savings. A return to health also means a return to the workforce, and whether he likes it or not, Mike's going to have to adjust to the role of private investigator.

He's also bounced back into a romance with a member of his cancer support group, Debbie Watson. But while Mike may be celebrating his victory over cancer, Debbie's just been handed a grim prognosis. Desperate, she asks him for help with what might be her last request: tracking down the son she put up for adoption twenty years ago.

Debbie's son is not the only lost child Mike has been asked to trace. A high school friend of his daughter has died of an overdose. The boy's father is convinced that the death was not a suicide and, though the case is officially closed, the officer in charge has his own doubts about its conclusion.

Back at work and stumbling headlong into a new relationship, Mike should have a lot to look forward to. But all is not as it seems, and he's about to find out that cancer isn't the only thing trying to kill him.

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Hardback Editions

July 2008 : USA Hardback
Title: Prodigal Son: A Novel (Mike Garrity Mystery)
Author(s): Thomas B Cavanagh
ISBN: 0-312-37707-X / 978-0-312-37707-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Minotaur Books
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Kindle Editions

July 2008 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
Title: Prodigal Son: A Novel (A Mike Garrity Mystery)
Author(s): Thomas B Cavanagh
Publisher: Minotaur Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   

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