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Regulated for Murder

A Michael Stoddard American Revolution Thriller

by

Suzanne Adair


For ten years, an execution hid murder. Then Michael Stoddard came to town.


Bearing a dispatch from his commander in coastal Wilmington, North Carolina, redcoat Lieutenant Michael Stoddard arrives in Hillsborough in February 1781 in civilian garb. He expects to hand a letter to a courier working for Lord Cornwallis, then ride back to Wilmington the next day. Instead, Michael is greeted by the courier's freshly murdered corpse, a chilling trail of clues leading back to an execution ten years earlier, and a sheriff with a fondness for framing innocents—and plans to deliver Michael up to his nemesis, a psychopathic British officer.



Acclaim for Suzanne Adair


Paper Woman, winner of the Patrick D. Smith Literature Award:


The Wilmington Star-News

“...a swashbuckling good mystery yarn!”


The Blacksmith’s Daughter:


Midwest Book Review

“Adair holds the reader enthralled with constant action, spine-tingling suspense, and superb characterization.”

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