The discovery of a fifty-year-old corpse leads Alex and his law enforcement friends on an amazing adventure. How to investigate a cold case this old? Where do you begin? What do you want to learn? What will represent the end of the search – truth, blame, or just an unanswerable question?
And so begins the sixth story in the Alex Wright mystery series. Alex Wright, Laguna Beach surfing real estate appraiser. He discovers the skeletal remains while measuring a house for an appraisal. Now he feels compelled to dig deep into the past to find out what happened on that certain day in February, 1957.
As a newlywed, Alex has much on his mind. The red hot Orange County real estate market is peaking. His new bride, Rachel Fix, is adjusting to the settled life after a decade on the Pro Surfing Tour. But there is a mystery to be solved. The excitement and compelling action build from there leading to a guaranteed shocking conclusion!
William Mansfield was born in New York City during a winter blizzard. He was raised under the sunshine of Southern California beaches. As an educator and author, he has been teaching classes in various real estate topics for 25-years. He is a recognized authority on the subject with more than 40-years of experience in the real estate industry.
Mr. Mansfield currently teaches real estate appraisal at various community colleges throughout Southern California. He has published a textbook on the practice of real estate brokerage, California Real Estate Practice (ISBN:0-13-121187-0). He has also authored several e-books: a real estate primer, a hands-on guide for new licensees and veterans needing a jumpstart; a real estate appraisal guide and now seven books in the Alex Wright Mystery Series – keep an eye out for more!