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An Ocean in the Desert
by Joseph B Haggerty
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Release Date: 07/04/14
Genre: Mystery
Pages: 160
Publisher: Oak Tree Press
Format ISBN Price
Print 978-1-61009-1664 12.95
Kindle B00O07S1OG 2.99
Author Page: Joseph B Haggerty
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In An Ocean in the Desert ...Two private investigators specialize in finding missing children. If they find the child has been involved with a sexual predator, they indirectly offer the family an additional service that guarantees there will be no future problems with the predator. The investigations focus on locating the child and identifying the predator as well as law enforcements’ investigations as to who is eliminating these vultures. The title relates to the last pimp/predator the investigators encounter whose street name is Ocean and uses the desert as a threat to keep his women in line. His final resting place ends up being in the desert. This story is based on the author’s experiences as a vice detective who specialized in the investigation and subsequent prosecution of sexual predators who exploit children in prostitution and pornography.

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