Ferguson Shaw has worked as a private investigator, taught martial arts, and once spent a month travelling six and a half thousand miles across the continental United States in a car named Frank.
He lives in the west of Scotland with his wife, two daughters, and an ever-growing army of soft toys and dolls.
The Darkness Within is his third novel. His previous two novels, The Worst of Evils and The Forgotten Dead, featuring the private detective Keir Harper, are also available in paperback and eBook formats.
Visit www.fergusonshaw.com for more information on Ferguson and his books.
Jonathan Colby is no one’s idea of a hero. Unfit, overweight, weak. A nobody who never wanted to be somebody. But Colby is very valuable to some very bad people. And his beautiful wife and baby son make him a vulnerable target. With those he loves in terrible danger Colby must do exactly as he’s told. Whatever the cost. But everyone has a breaking point. And everyone has darkness inside them...
Keir Harper never could say no to a woman in trouble. Even the woman who tore out his heart and walked all over it. Nicole’s father has gone missing after being blackmailed, and while Nicole believes he is innocent, Harper knows everyone has secrets. Harper isn’t the only one looking for Gordon Dunbar. He may, however, be the only one who doesn't want him dead.
When Janet Bell goes into hiding to escape her violent ex-boyfriend, her father hires private investigator Keir Harper to track her down before her ex does. But Harper soon discovers that finding Janet is only the beginning of a journey into the very depths of evil.