Rex Burns is the author of the Gabe Wager mystery series, the first of which won an Edgar Award.
Other novels include the Devlin Kirk Series and a stand-alone published under the name "Tom Sehler." The first in his "Touchstone Agency" series featuring a father/daughter detective team will appear this fall from Mysterious Press. His short stories may be found in "Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine." Burns' non-fiction includes "Success in America: The Yeoman Dream and the Industrial Revolution" and numerous articles in a variety of magazines and anthologies.
Caught up in a low budget revolution fought in the jungles of Colombia, Cornelius Mead faces the challenges of survival in the chaos and insanity of war while clinging to his dream of turning the Guyana massacre site of Jonestown into a theme park.