In the third book of the Hawkman
series, Hawkman gets involved in the case of Richard, a 17 year-old
deaf boy who is suspected of murdering his mother and their dog.
He jumped off the bike and
glanced up at the roof
of the house. No smoke curled out of the pipe vent connected to the
wood burning stove. That worried him.
Quickly pushing the bike into the barn, he dusted
off his jeans and hurried toward the back door. Sniffing the air, he
thought it odd that he couldn't smell any food cooking. Mom always had
something going on the stove that made his mouth water.
His dog Ruffy hadn't run to greet him either. As
raced up the rickety wooden steps, he glanced quickly under the raised
back porch for his large Golden Retriever, but didn't see him. Giving
his seat one more dusting, he opened the squeaky screen.
Book 4 - Dirty Diamonds