Kiss Her Goodbye: A Houston Cash Novel

Kiss Her Goodbye A Houston Cash Novel Houston Cash is an ex cop turned private investigator who doesn t expect his life to be extraordinary and that s just how he likes it But that s rarely how it seems to work out for him His cases tend

  • Title: Kiss Her Goodbye: A Houston Cash Novel
  • Author: Harvey Burgess
  • ISBN: 9781462028023
  • Page: 132
  • Format: Paperback
  • Houston Cash is an ex cop turned private investigator who doesn t expect his life to be extraordinary, and that s just how he likes it But that s rarely how it seems to work out for him His cases tend to take him places where he has to employ his skills, his sense of humor, and his sense of right and wrong to maximum effect to solve the problems of the interesting peopleHouston Cash is an ex cop turned private investigator who doesn t expect his life to be extraordinary, and that s just how he likes it But that s rarely how it seems to work out for him His cases tend to take him places where he has to employ his skills, his sense of humor, and his sense of right and wrong to maximum effect to solve the problems of the interesting people who walk through his door Though his network of friends and contacts help him navigate the labyrinths he encounters, it almost always boils down to Houston s own abilities to see a case through to the end When Houston makes the acquaintance of a bank executive s wife, he finds himself thrust in a world of money, sex, murder, and double crosses it s just another day for a detective or so it seems But this woman is about to lead him on a path of twists and turns with an unexpected finale, and not everyone survives Can Houston s instincts help him stay out of too much of the trouble she represents

    One thought on “Kiss Her Goodbye: A Houston Cash Novel”

    1. I’ll admit, when I first started reading this I was worried. The book begins in a very familiar way, PI in a shabby office – a loner of sorts, not much work and not much to go home to besides his cat. And in walks this beautiful young woman, a trophy wife to a multi-millionaire banker. She’s mysterious, hiding something, and needs his help. Now the main character, Houston Cash, played up his somewhat clichéd life, but as I was reading I thought “Oh he didn’t just go there, did he?” [...]

    2. Harvey Burgess throws enough twists and turns into KISS HER GOODBYE to keep even the most fanatical PI fan guessing! Houston Cash is a great character - integrity balanced with pragmatism and grit. He's struggling with a past divorce, working in a small, grim office, and isn't flavor of the month with all of the local cops. Hungry for a new case, his outlook brightens when the beautiful wife of a billionaire banker strolls into his office. Cissy Devore needs help in finding and stopping a stalke [...]

    3. Two thumbs up for Harvey Burgess and "Kiss Her Goodbye".After reading the first available pages on , I couldn't put it down so I purchased it. This plot is well written, with likeable characters that I hope Harvey brings into the next book as well. I'm anxious to see what Houston Cash's next assignment will be.I won't mention much about the story line since there are other reviews as well, but if you want something fun, entertaining, well written and with very likeable characters I recommend thi [...]

    4. This story is well told. Burgess seems to channel Raymond Chandler and Robert Parker with his first person narrative that flows well. Each chapter ending makes you want to see what the heck is going on, great pacing, suspenseful, a little humor here and there���looking forward to more from Burgess.

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