When his friend, photographer Brady "Puppy" Barnes, is killed, Chicago freelance writer Emerson Ward suspects an insider is responsible for both the theft of gems stolen from Puppy's studio and his murder. Going undercover, Emerson soon discovers a hornet's nest of suspects.

A Forever Death 2003, Worldwide Library

ISBN-13: 9780373264636

Mass-market paperback

A Forever Death 2001, Five Star (ME)

ISBN-13: 9780786230167