Family Bashings — the first in the new Doyle & Kord Mystery series — from JMS Books
Disgraced cop, Doyle McCann, and former undercover cop, Kord Verlangen, are forced to partner on a cold case which they must solve or lose their jobs. Doyle is gay and out, Kord says he’s straight. Both of them harbor secrets they never want revealed.
The case, involving a series of gay bashings two years earlier, takes them through the underbelly of Philly’s gay nightlife and Doyle has reason to believe the Mafia may also be involved.
Following years old leads is hard enough. But working together proves even more difficult as the sexual tension between them rises and begins to overwhelm their focus. As they come closer to solving the case, something occurs which splits the team down the middle and threatens destroy any chance for them to keep their jobs. What will it take to get them working again and keep them on track?