Our Book of the Week is Hanging Girl, a mystery novel by Tier IV Newcomer Author Sharron Grodzinsky.
Here’s the intriguing premise:
A girl is found bound and nude, hanging in a mansion in Coronado. Her boyfriend is a former Navy SEAL with ties to the Middle East. Sgt. Matt Monohan and his partner, Wendy Song, work to find out what happened. Was it suicide or murder?
Matt Monohan is called in to find a girl hanging
There is something about Sunday mornings in Coronado.
The sleepy southern California town is renowned for its small town charm, laid back beach attitude and lack of major crime. Most people are out walking or are riding bikes on Sunday mornings. Their agenda for the day consists mostly of where to eat breakfast and what time to go to the beach. That’s what made it seem so surreal when Sergeant Matt Monahan was called in for a possible homicide. The last murder in Coronado had been six years ago in 2012 and before that in 2007.
The call came in about seven in the morning from a by passer who thought he saw a person hanging in the foyer of one of the multi-million dollar homes on Glorietta Boulevard. The house faced the one golf course on the island. When Sergeant Monahan arrived, there were three police officers securing the scene. The homeowner was not at home and the officers had broken in through the huge wood and glass front door. She was hanging from the cut glass chandelier in the foyer. A tall ladder was toppled over, laying on the floor. Read the rest
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