H.W. Grady is a tough, slightly sarcastic Private Investigator in Atlanta, GA. He served in the Army at 17 to avoid a one-year jail sentence. Those experiences straightened out any adolescent behavior.
Grady went on to a college degree and began a promising career with the Atlanta Police Department. However, a falling out with a supervisor caused him to leave the force.
Eventually he married the daughter of a rich man and took a job in corporate security. When they divorced, Grady became a PI.
In Go Figure, Grady is hired to rescue the sister of Angeline from a sinister cult. Angeline is a wealthy and beautiful French cosmetics tycoon. The sparks fly between Grady and Angeline. The two share romance and danger in this story as well as later novels and short stories.
However, things are not what they seem at the massive farm and compound operated by the cult. Grady will have to use all of his experience and skills to survive this encounter.
Jim Sells has had a variety of professional and academic experiences. He holds two graduate degrees from the University of GA in educational leadership. He taught in public schools for over ten years.
Also Jim has worked at a variety of business jobs and jobs within the manufacturing and transportation industry. These include production supervisor, tractor-trailer driver and auto sales rep.
Jim has lived in Atlanta and North GA his entire life except for the times he drove a truck over the lower 48 states and Canada.
Jim resides in the Greater Atlanta area. He has two grown sons and is married to an elementary teacher.