What happens when the person who vowed to protect a community is its biggest problem? A dirty cop and siblings with secrets too painful to reveal converge in SPLINTERS OF MY SOUL, a riveting tale of good and evil, wrought with themes of redemption and retribution.
Kimberly Morton Cuthrell has done an expert job weaving a tale that is both entertaining and emotional. She has taken the prototypical “bad cop” a step further and crafted a tale that shows the impact one evil man’s deeds can have on an entire community. She adds a touch of intrigue that is sure to have readers anxiously flipping pages in hopes of discovering how the various events will pan out.
How deep is the bond of siblings when one’s career, marriage, life and darkest secret are on the line . . .
The heart-wrenching appearance of six little girls with horrifying injuries leads to a gruesome murder in Cloverdale. With such a turn of related events hitting close to home, Tiffany Brown-Carson’s world comes crashing down jeopardizing her medical career and revealing things better left unsaid.
Against the wishes of the local police, her brother, Tony Brown, begins a painstaking search for the truth. His relentless actions uncover a chilling secret forbidden by his sister and evidence of massive corruption stemming from low-ranking officers and as high up as the chief of police.
While Tony couldn’t protect Tiffany that one fateful summer which splintered more souls than he cared to count, he surely wants to make amends—even if that means trading his life for hers. Unfortunately, fate is not on his side resulting in a ripple of terrifying memories unfolding a tailspin of unimaginable situations which unearth Tiffany’s shocking past igniting a web of broken silence.
About the Author
Kimberly Morton Cuthrell is an attorney, mediator, clinical therapist, and currently a medical student with a quest to create new inroads to suspense novels with behavioral health twists to destigmatize perceptions.
She was born in Greensboro, North Carolina and spent many years residing in Portugal, Greece, Turkey and Spain where she became proficient in Spanish before returning to the United States of America where she lives with her family.
Kimberly’s interest to write evolved from reading books, crafting her dissertation, writing proposals for grants and contracts, composing corporate compliance and policy/procedure manuals within provisions of state and federal laws, and developing behavioral health accreditation manuals whereby she secured a corporation’s Three-Year Accreditation three consecutive times with an international accrediting body.
In her fiction work, she draws from thought-provoking imaginary situations, the art of wisdom, and diverse viewpoints. Kimberly, a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, writes to intrigue readers’ minds about potential real-life situations and inspire them to advocate for positive change and make meaningful impacts in their communities.
When she is not writing, Kimberly can be found playing her favorite board game, mentoring individuals to pursue their greatest potential, and spending time with her family. A lifelong learner, she enjoys promoting confidence and wisdom in others.