It isn’t the fact that Dr. Luke Vico drives a BMW worth more than 100 grand that makes him a scumbag. For ex-detective Beltran it is Vico’s public behavior this particular evening as well as what he did to Angela Landau. Vico got away with murder and nothing was right ever again. Maybe Beltran can now figure out a way to fix things.

There is quite a lot going on in this complex short story. Nominated for the 2014 Anthony Award for Best Short Story this material is currently free at the Untreed Reads Store. Dead End is very good. Clearly, Craig Faustus Buck is an author to keep an eye on.

Dead End
Craig Faustus Buck
Untreed Reads Publishing
16 Pages
Material supplied by Untreed Reads Publishing in exchange for my objective review.

Kevin R. Tipple ©2014

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