Derrick Walden, swimming coach at the newly renovated Bradchester Youth Centre, likes to keep an eye on who is doing what, where and with whom. His habit of sticking his nose in where it has no place to be could lead him into very dangerous waters, but is he a shark looking for another victim or bait for a deranged mind?
A passionate Chelsea supporter and keep fit fanatic, he has secrets of his own that he wants to keep hidden, not least what drove him out of London to settle in Bradchester. He appears to know people in high places, but is he a friend or foe?
That’s just one of the puzzles Paolo has to solve in Looking for a Reason, the next in the D.I. Paolo Storey series, due out in October 2014.