About the Author
Carl E. Linke is the author of two previous novels based in the south, Haint Blue and Flagrant Three. He enjoys writing from his home office situated along a deep-water tidal creek on Lady’s Island in the Lowcountry of South Carolina. He lives with his wife Penny; they have two grown children in North Carolina. He is joined daily by his writing companion, Joey—an energetic, rescued rat terrier—and a thirty-five-year-old parrot appropriately named Fiasco.