Eighties rock star Bodhi had it all; fame, fortune and legions of adoring fans. But his world came crashing down when the legendary rocker killed two off duty fireman while in a drug and booze induced haze.
For his crimes he is sent to prison for four years. While in prison the bi-racial Bodhi becomes a target of Nazi skinheads. At the urging of his cellmate, Bodhi attends a Muslim prayer service. In the weeks and months that follow, the once peace-loving and devout Buddhist converts to a radical form of Islam. By the time he leaves prison, he has decided to devout his life to jihad. Within a year of his release, Bodhi dies in a plane crash. Or does he?
Fast forward to present day New Haven, Connecticut. Trevor Douglas, a local college professor is found murdered in an alley in the Elm City. The only witness to the crime swears the killer is the long-dead rock star. As it turns out the dead professor was a former music producer who worked with Bodhi.
In the days that follow, Tommy O’Leary, a longtime fan of the dead rock star, and his partner and love interest, Susan Kendall, frantically search for their killer who continues to leave bodies in his wake in an around the Elm City. What they discover along the way is a terrorist plot that could rock the world.
Rock N’ Roll Star and Crescent is a fast paced story that will keep the reader on the edge of their seat until the very last page.
Peter Giannotti has a Juris Doctor from Suffolk University Law School and a BS in Business Management from Bentley University. He operates a small law practice in Connecticut where he resides with his wife and two children. This is his first novel.
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