'Her Name Is Mercie' by Chris Roy
7 days ago
The first story in this collection by author Chris Roy is, "Her Name Is Mercie." It is a taut thriller with a lovable duo caught up in a conspiracy that reaches deep into the local police department. The author's powerful prose and tight pacing keeps the reader cheering for Mercie Hillbrook and her affable young companion, Kermit, a Vietnamese street-kid.
After her parents are murdered, Mercie finds herself searching for answers. But every answer leads her down a dangerous road to more questions...