From The Waist Up

From The Waist Up represents Lawson Brooks’ debut into the world of mystery novels.  A provocative fusion of suspense, intrigue and humor—Lawson has garnered attention with his descriptive writing style, authentic portrait of Washington, DC and ability to employ twists and turns in his story that will have readers guessing until the end.

Set in 1996, From The Waist Up follows Felix Anderson’s journey to find the killer of his wife while trying to escape the glare of two tenacious detectives.  Lawson utilizes his interests in history, politics and biographies to present readers with a captivating insight into the culture of African-American Professionals in the nation’s capital where he currently resides.  From The Waist Up is the first work published by the Brooks Media Group.

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