Once Upon a Corpse (working title)

Mystery Thriller

Mad Dog Maddox, the beloved, disheveled, drunk detective of SeaPort, OR, returns in Benjamin Lazarus' new novel – "Once Upon a Corpse".

Only Lazarus hasn't written a word in months. And when his daughter gets kidnapped and brutally murdered, Lazarus pops a handful of pills, chases it with a fifth of bourbon and goes for a drive. Six months later he awakes from a coma, only now, he believes he's Mad Dog and the case he struggles to solve will challenge his sanity and force him to confront the ugly truth of his own daughter's murder.