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Audiobook version of "Points of Origin" by Darden North now available on audible.com, iTunes, and Amazon


Points of Origin

Small southern towns are not always sleepy—particularly in Larkspur, Mississippi, where homes burst into flames and lives crumble. It is the suspicious death of a young woman that costs premiere plastic surgeon Dan Foxworth his surgical dynasty, his life, and that of his wife. Devastated by the loss of both parents and unable to meet a bitter grandfather's expectations, Sher Foxworth tries to save an elderly woman from her burning home. Suddenly the accidental hero, his life is turned upside down by disturbing twists of fate. To dig his way out, Sher makes a deal to wear a fireman’s hat and remains the hero. But it is the philandering, wealthy trial lawyer Cordell Pixler who collects the enemies. Many in the boiling southern town seek revenge against Pixler—some because of sex and some because of money—and it’s a race to see who nails him first. 

“Points of Origin” was awarded nationally in Southern Fiction by the Independent Publisher (IPPY) Book Awards and is the second novel by Darden North. The audio book is narrated by Fred Wolinsky: FredWolinsky.Weebly.com. 

Praise for “Points of Origin” by Darden North:
Points of Origin... heart-stopping, spellbinding ending ... haunted me for days after closing the cover.”—Reader Views
“I devoured (it) ... uncanny character development along classic southern lines.”—Kathy Spurlock, Executive Editor, The (Monroe, LA) News-Star
“North reminds readers that things are not always as they appear.”—The Clarion-Ledger
“… intricate, suspenseful … The author grabs the reader immediately.”—Portico Jackson Magazine

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