Duck Darley should have been a winner. Once a competitive swimmer destined for Olympic gold, he drank away his gilded youth and followed his fraudster father's footsteps into prison. Barely scraping by as an unlicensed private investigator, Duck now chases down cheating spouses for the same Manhattan elite who once viewed him as equal, and drowning bitter memories with whatever fills his glass. Duck's lost glory days resurface when he's tasked wi...
Details Under Water
|Release Date||Nov 28th, 2017|
|Publisher||Kensington Publishing Corporation|
Reviews Under Water
- I obtained signed ARC at BEA in June. The author Casey Barrett was a competitive swimmer and a member of the Canadian Olympic swim team in 1996. He later co-founded New York City's largest learn-to-swim program IMAGINE SWIMMING. He also won three Emmy Awards for his writing work on NBC's coverage of the Olympics Games. Barrett introduces an amateur private investigator Duck Darley who once was an elite swimmer like Barrett. Duck was destined for ...
- I didn't realize this was a debut novel when I requested it and I still wouldn't know if I hadn't gone to Barrett's page to see what other works he has to offer. I'm really impressed with this novel and I'm excited that it's a first in series. The next book, Against Nature, is due out next year and I'm already looking forward to it. This was an excellent book. I thought the story was interesting and the characters well-done. The writing was engag...
- I really enjoyed reading this novel. This is definitely a page turner. Great story line. I would recommend this novel to my friends. I received a free ARC of this book from the Goodreads First Reads program. Thanks a lot for sending me this book!