Joseph Fanning is a monster, a monster that haunts the nightmares of every parent.... Joseph Fanning stole and abused seventeen children. But now, Joseph Fanning is missing and it looks like he is now the victim...or is he?
Like it or not it's up to Detective Olivia Newhouse and her partner, Walt Duncan, to find out...it's what they do, it's their job, but unraveling this mystery might just mean looking into dark corners that most of us would rather not delve into, the murder of innocence.
While both are fighting their own demons, it's up to Olivia and Walt to dredge up the past for Joseph Fanning 's victims, each are now adults , each with a reason to kill, and determine the truth.
"There Once Was A Child"......a true thriller in every sense of the word, with twists that you will not see coming and and an ending that is both explosive and haunting. With her words, Debra Webb paints an emotional thriller that will haunt you long after you put the book down.
Written in first person, the author, allows you into the minds of these amazing characters as the story unfolds. And although this is a true thriller in every sense, Debra has managed to weave every nuance of the evil that is Joseph Fanning into a book and still keep the graphic details to a minimum, a true artist at her best!