Waking Up in Medellin
"Not your run-of-the-mill thriller, but a story with a unique plot and characters that are original and sophisticated. It is a story with powerful conflicts, escalating swiftly and culminating in a satisfying denouement." — Romuald Dzemo, Readers' Favorite
Named “Best Fiction Book of the Year—2017” by the Killer Nashville International Mystery Writers’ Conference.
Struggling with the ghosts of her young son’s tragic death a few years earlier, Nikki Garcia accepts an assignment to investigate fraud allegations at a company. She discovers two unexplained deaths have occurred and soon finds herself grappling with high stakes, mega-money corruption. When a third person dies at the company, she suspects a much darker plot is at play.
Nikki attends a company party thinking she can uncover tightly held secrets that will help solve the sinister plot she suspects. Instead, she meets a medical doctor and feels an immediate attraction to him. As her relationship with him deepens, so does the danger she finds herself in.
After receiving a veiled threat to her life, she hires a former CIA operative to assist her.
Then she’s kidnapped.
Is the charismatic doctor part of the sinister plot? Before long, she realizes it is up to her to escape and keep herself alive.
If you love women sleuths, crime fiction, and the mystery and suspense novels of John Grisham, Kristi Belcamino, and Isabella Maldonado, you will also love Silver Falchion Award-Winning Author Kathryn Lane’s Nikki Garcia Mystery Series.
Waking Up in Medellin isn’t your run-of-the-mill thriller, but a powerful story of conflicts that escalate swiftly. — Romuald Dzemo for Readers' Favorite