Devil's Gonna Get HimBook - 1995
When her latest client, one of the richest, and rudest, African American males in all of New Jersey, keels over at a fundraiser, detective Tamara Hayle discovers that everyone in his life had good reason to want to see him dead
Cop-turned-struggling p.i., Tamara Hoyle is a hardworking sisterWith bills to pay and a teenage son to raise. So when LincolnStorey -- the richest, rudest black man in the county-offers herbig bucks to dig up the dirt on his stepdaughter's lover, Tamaragladly agrees, even though said lover once broke her heart. Butthen Storey drops dead at his own fancy fundraiser -- right beforeTamara's very eyes. And before she knows it, ties of loyalty andfriendship have dragged her deep into a lethal world of treacheryand dangerous ambitions, where everybody has a nasty littlesecret and is better off With Lincoln Storey dead.
Hired by rich African-American Lincoln Storey to investigate his stepdaughter's lover, struggling private eye Tamara Hayle witnesses her client's death at a fundraiser and learns a treacherous secret. Reprint.