A world-class thriller with non-stop, heart-pounding tension and action, "Obsessed" brings back Matt Curtis and Renee Drummond and their villainous nemesis, Lonnie Jackson. This second installment in Joseph Badal's The Curtis Chronicles takes the reader from Rio de Janeiro to the mountains of New Mexico to the Mexico/United States border, following a crazed Jackson on his single-minded quest for revenge against the two people he blames for the deaths of his mother and brother and for the destruction of his criminal empire in Hawaii."Obsessed" is another master stroke of fiction from this Amazon #1 Best-Selling Author, two-time winner of the Tony Hillerman Award for Best Fiction Book of the Year, and three-time Military Writers Society of America Gold Medal Winner.If you like fast-paced stories that put you on a breathless, adrenaline-filled journey, with realistic good guys and believable bad guys, "Obsessed" will have you begging for more.
About the Author
Prior to a long finance career, including a 16-year stint as a senior executive and board member of a NYSE-listed company, Joseph Badal served for six years as a commissioned officer in the U.S. Army in critical, highly classified positions in the U.S. and overseas, including tours of duty in Greece and Vietnam, and earned numerous military decorations. He holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in business and graduated from the Defense Language Institute, West Coast and from Stanford University Law School's Director College. Joe now serves on the boards of several companies. He is the author of thirteen published suspense novels and a two-time winner of the Tony Hillerman Prize for Best Fiction Book of the Year ("Ultimate Betrayal" in 2014 and "The Motive" in 2016). The Military Writers Society of America awarded Joe its Gold Medal in 2016 for "Death Ship," its Silver Medal in 2016 for "Terror Cell," and its Silver Medal in 2015 for "Evil Deeds." His "The Lone Wolf Agenda" was named the top Mystery/Thriller novel in the 2013 New Mexico/Arizona Book Awards competition. Joe also writes a monthly blog titled Everyday Heroes, and has written short stories published in the "Uncommon Assassins," "Someone Wicked," and "Insidious Assassins" anthologies. "Obsessed," is Joe's 13th novel and the second in his Cycle of Violence series. In addition to authoring novels and short stories, Joe has written dozens of articles that have been published in various business and trade journals and is a frequent speaker at business, civic, and writers' events.