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The second book in the CJ O'Hara Crime Thrillers series.​

A homicide with a mutilated corpse.
A policewoman facing extreme pressure.
Can she end a spree of savagery?

Charleston, South Carolina. Detective CJ O’Hara feels the strain. Juggling multiple tough cases and still tormented by her past, the hunt for a serial rapist stirs up even more demons. And the dedicated cop fears a new killer is only just beginning when a young woman is found in bed with her heart removed.

Pulling apart bizarre clues, CJ believes the evidence may point to hoodoo rituals connected to the full moon. And with this lunar phase bearing down as she races to solve three major investigations, she struggles with her personal troubles while trying to prevent a close friend’s grisly demise…

Can CJ keep her focus on the murderer before the moon turns dark red?

Under a Blood Moon is the gripping second book in the CJ O’Hara Crime Thrillers series. If you like driven heroines, powerful psychological tension, and Lowcountry folk magic, then you’ll love John Deal’s page-turning dark mystery.

Buy Under a Blood Moon to lock up evil today!

What readers are saying about

“Once again, author John Deal does not disappoint as he dishes out another suspenseful crime thriller! I couldn’t put the book down once I started…” Amazon Reviewer, 5 Stars


Terrific characters and a fine plotline make this a very enjoyable book. John Deal’s second installment in this series matches the first.” Goodreads Reviewer, 5 Stars


Incredible read. Suspenseful. When you start reading the book, you can’t stop until you finish the book. I could not wait to read each chapter to see how the plot twisted.” Great book!” Amazon Reviewer, 5 Stars


Pulls you in from page one and keeps you there until the end. Hard to put down. The people in the story are likable, and I love the location.” Goodreads Reviewer, 5 Stars

“This book was so good! I fell in love with CJ’s grit in book one, and book two did not disappoint. The author kept her wit, intelligence, badassness, and humanity intact for this second round.” Amazon Reviewer, 5 Stars

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