His hands are bound behind him, a crude butterfly drawn in blood on his bare back. He isn't the first.
When a drug addict finds the body of a man in the basement of an abandoned warehouse in New York City, Detective Damien Drake is called in to lead the murder investigation.
The victim was a philanthropist, father, doting husband, and wealthy junior partner in one of the cities most respected law firms.
He seemed to have the perfect life.
Yet when Damien probes deeper, he realizes that this man isn't the first. His investigation soon connects this murder with another in Montreal, both of which were emblazoned with the same bloody butterfly.
What dark secrets is the NYC lawyer hiding? And what is the significance of the butterfly?
As Damien inches closer to uncovering the truth, the killer is closing in on him - and those close to him.
Damien's last case cost him his partner's life. This case threatens not only his job, but his sanity, as well. And this time, the killer may be even smarter than he is.
One thing is for certain, if he doesn't catch the killer soon, more people will die. The only question is, will the next victim be someone close to Detective Damien Drake?
Butterfly Kisses, is a fast-paced thriller, packed with twists and turns, in the style of the movie Se7en. If you enjoy Angela Marsons, Karin Slaughter, and Rob Bryndza, discover Patrick Logan's gritty new detective series today.
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