The Rat by Beth Madden
Series: Treading Twisted Lines with Darren, Maddi, and Kai, Book 3.
Approx. 10,570 words.
Published on December 30, 2012.
A father drives into the desert with his young son, a small family on an exciting road trip to any police officer or petrol station attendant that looks their way. But this father isn’t the pleasant soul he acts for strangers. And it’s not suitcases weighing down the back of his sedan.