By Thomas Bransten
Barricades reporter Lincoln Goldstone is at the run from his indignant destiny ex whilst he reveals himself on the middle of the tale of the century: the inheritor to the magnificent Ville de Coutray fortune has been abducted. In a race to get the tale at the back of the tale, Goldstone unknowingly befriends the kidnapper. Falling in love with fellow reporter Suzanne Carrington additional complicates concerns, as he struggles to ascertain his personal inner most values approximately lifestyles, demise, and justice.
“A moderate Case of Guilt is a beautifully-written novel that captures the spirit, surroundings and characters of Dijon, France within the early Seventies after the abduction of a tender French boy who's inheritor to an age-old noble relatives. From mouth-watering baguettes and native bakeries to the households, police, attorneys and politicians backstage, writer Thomas R. Bransten elegantly portrays the heartbreaking drama throughout the eyes of journalist Lincoln Goldstone who leads the reader via an attractive and noteworthy tale laced with sort, wit, and cynicism."
~ Steven Caplan, Welcome domestic, Sir
“In A moderate Case of Guilt Thomas Bransten brilliantly describes his characters, irrespective of how in short their visual appeal, in such wealthy, nearly poetic tones, that you're feeling as though you’d realize them in the street. He’s a great notice painter whose each scene is sort of a interval tapestry striking in a museum; masterfully-wrought suspense is woven with subplots that flicker and stab with perception. Whoever writes the inevitable screenplay for A mild Case of Guilt must have a simple time of constructing a blockbuster motion picture. Haunting and strong, and every now and then unfortunately comical, this can be a fully compelling needs to read!”
~ Merle P. Martin, Nomad’s Chant
"With polished prose and a deft writer's eye, Thomas Bransten sweeps readers up and drops them into Seventies Dijon, the place the abduction of six-year previous Christophe Ville de Coutray is simply the start of a fancy and beautifully-woven plot that explores the still-unresolved problems with the German career in the course of global warfare II and French collaboration. a good learn that is suspenseful, gripping and compelling."
~ Alex Keto, The Rainbird War
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