Nothing's free. Especially success. Everyone has to pay the price some time. For Mitchell Treadwell, that time is now.
is president of an international conglomerate. He has a gorgeous house
in the affluent suburbs, a loving wife and kids who adore him. Then one
day his son goes missing, snatched off a street corner that's been the
location of several recent abductions. Mitchell has a pretty good idea
who's responsible, but by revealing what he knows to the police, he may
inadvertently put everything he has in jeopardy. Now, Mitchell must hunt
down his son's abductor and save his boy's life, all while keeping the
police at arm's length.
Commuters is a neo-noir thriller that
explores how a good man, motivated by his love for and devotion to his
family, can do unconscionable things while dealing with the internal
strife his actions create.
About the author:
After a quarter century in the advertising industry, including
twenty years writing award-winning copy for a number of agencies in and
around Milwaukee, Patrick S. Lafferty is embarking upon a whole new
career. He took his love for craft beer, developed a business plan,
secured financing, and is now the proud proprietor of a craft beer store
in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin. He still dabbles as a copywriter on a
freelance basis but spends what little free time he has writing short
stories, screenplays, and novels.
Outside of work, Patrick is the
founding member of the Tosa Writers' Group, a long-time member of the
Milwaukee Writers Workshop, and author of the heretical religious
thriller ANNO DOMINA.