Jobe's Daughter by Jerry Farmer
Approx. 88,710 words.
Published on March 15, 2011.
Jobe Carson didn’t want to be a private detective. But his wife mysteriously disappeared while she was out on a run. Suddenly, at 49, he has to deal with the collapse of his old world and shouldering the responsibilites of being a single dad to three kids. That and solve an unusual crime involving the dissection, dehydration and shrink-wrapping of an unlucky victim.