During the final moments of the nineteenth century, two guests attending a prominent New Year’s Eve party are shot to death in the back area of a floating mansion. For reasons unknown to him, burned-out detective-for-hire T.H. Kipsey is coerced into taking the enigmatic case by the city’s most powerful man.
The dark secret ‘Kip’ uncovers about the future of the city has far-reaching political ramifications as well as revealing a horrific plan to exterminate Addleton Heights undesirables. Nothing is what is seems in this whirlwind investigation and Kip will be forced to choose a side; but now that things have been set in motion is it already too late?
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Addleton Heights is a steampunk detective noir thriller.
George's time is divided between being a husband and father of two, jazz piano player, graphic artist, playwright, and painter. With what time that’s left over, he writes science fiction, short stories and the occasional mystery.