Sign of the Cross
by Michael Bagen
City: New York
Father Nicholas has been murdered, brutally crucified upside down in the church. It is your task to find his murderer. Very soon you discover that there is far more to this crime than meets the eye.
It was late one night and I was getting ready to close up. My secretary had already gone home and I was tired. Everything seemed to swim across my vision. It'd been a long week of hunting cheating husbands and petty thieves, but it paid the bills. Just barely, but it paid them.