HEINOUS By Debra Webb
“Faces Of Evil #9 - Heinous” by Debra Webb is the latest book of the twelve book story featuring main characters Deputy Chief Jess Harris and Police Chief Dan Burnett of Birmingham, Alabama. Readers have been following the growth of both Jess and Dan since the release of “Obsession,” the first book in the “Faces of Evil” series.
Debra Webb helps readers understand everything that is going on with her great back-stories on the two protagonists Jess Harris and Dan Burnett and the evil antagonist Eric Spears aka “The Player." HEINOUS takes the readers a step closer to a showdown.
HEINOUS also has a great cast of support characters both good and bad. Webb keeps the readers on the edge of their seats as she updates the serial killer, the issues dealing with Burnett, the personal lives of Jess and Dan, and the key supporting characters with well-written story lines.
While Webb’s FACES OF EVIL series is a great roller coaster ride providing ups and downs, turns and twists, direction changes, and unpredictable surprises for the fans, the one thing that has been a constant through the series is Webb’s development of the romance between Jess and Dan. Their love for each other gets stronger with each page of the entire series.
In Webb’s well-written story lines, Webb helps her readers understand what Jess feels about what she has learned about her father. Webb places her readers in the same room with Jess as she expresses her thoughts to her sister about the DNA results. Webb does a great job helping us understand Dan’s feelings when Jess tells him she has agreed to let his mother help her get ready for the baby.
As Webb helps her readers prepare for what will be coming in her next three books, she uses her creativity to help us see how Jess and Dan deal with the tension created by Black’s internal investigation. We see that Jess is not afraid to challenge Black while Dan is still willing to trust Black. We see both Jess and Dan discuss their concerns on how to prepare for their child’s birth. Webb helps her reader's share Jess and Dan’s priority which is to catch and stop Eric Spears, aka “The Player."
HEINOUS is Webb’s launching pad to help show her readers what Jess and Dan will need to do to find solutions to their combined issues. Fans of Faces of Evil need to look forward to the arrival of #10 DEPRAVED releasing in November and #11 & #12 MOST EVIL, both releasing in December.
FACES OF EVIL #9 – HEINOUS is a must read. Fans who love mystery, thrills, twists and turns on every page, surprises and romance will love this book. Debra Webb never disappoints her fans. Webb has earned her five stars from this reviewer.