He had a spotless reputation until his death exposes a Flawed Image.

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About Karen

Karen Redman grew up outside the city of Philadelphia in the beautiful area of Montgomery County. She has enjoyed the many perks the city has to offer, thus the backdrop for her novel Flawed Judgment. Karen has been writing stories for twenty years and recently completed her first novel.


“Masterful plotting. I had no idea who committed the crime until the end. Move over bestsellers.”

—DiAnn Mills, Award-winning and bestselling author of Trace of Doubt

About Flawed Image

A suicide in a seedy motel turns into murder. And the victim has a seemingly perfect image. With zero suspects, can Detective Shana Doyle unravel the threads that lead to a killer?

About the Series

The first in the Shana Doyle Mysteries series is set in circa 1999, City of Philadelphia.

Detective Shana Doyle, left a successful career to join law enforcement late in life and is the first and only female detective in the city’s homicide division. She’s earned top detective status due to her analytical process and expertise in deciphering cryptic messages and clues.

Shana’s a strong independent woman with a bad marriage thirteen years behind her and two grown daughters on their own. She deals with an arrogant partner, her close group of friends of thirty years that always seem to have issues, a new romance, and an unresolved personal tragedy that gnaws at her. Join Shana in her next murder investigation and learn how she unravels the case while dealing with overwhelming challenges in her life.