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An Urban Mystery Writer Licensed to Thrill


Background Information

From The Waist Up represents Lawson Brooks’ debut into the world of mystery novels.  A provocative fusion of suspense, intrigue and humor—Lawson has garnered attention with his descriptive writing style, authentic portrait of Washington, DC and ability to employ twists and turns in his story that will have readers guessing until the end. 

Set in 1996, From The Waist Up follows Felix Anderson’s journey to find the killer of his wife while trying to escape the glare of two tenacious detectives.  Lawson utilizes his interests in history, politics and biographies to present readers with a captivating insight into the culture of African-American Professionals in the nation’s capital where he currently resides.  From The Waist Up is the first work published by the Brooks Media Group.

 

 

 

 

 


Birth Place
Bluefield, WV USA
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Future Best Selling Author

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Infidelity is a gamble that when exposed, carries devastating repercussions. Add murder and the stakes go through the roof. Felix Anderson unwittingly learns this lesson and the costs are high. A one-night indiscretion, the subsequent slaying of his beautiful, young wife, and his own evasive behavior places him under a cloud of suspicion despite an ironclad alibi. Relentlessly shadowed by Detectives Monroe Waters and Kevin Conner, Feilx’s continual missteps cast doubt on his innocence. Complicating his predicament is a hefty insurance settlement, a dubious financial transaction and unpredictable ex-lover. Undeterred, Felix focuses on finding his wife's killer. As he attempts to put the pieces together Felix is propelled through a series of events that leave him no margin for error. Lawson Brooks explodes onto the literary scene with a suspenseful and smartly paced mystery.

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