Pete ‘P.J.’ Grondin, born
the seventh of twelve children, moved around a number of times
when he was young; from Sandusky, Ohio to Bay City, Michigan,
then to Maitland and Zellwood, Florida before returning to
Sandusky, OH. That is where he married the love of his life,
After his service in the US Navy, in the Nuclear Power Program,
serving on the ballistic missile submarine U.S.S. John Adams,
Pete returned to his hometown of Sandusky, OH where he was
elected to the Sandusky City Commission, serving a single term.
He retired from a major, regional, electric utility after
twenty-six years of service.
His most recent works are his seventh novel,
Under the Blood Tree (released June 2017), and Drug Wars,
his sixth novel, the first in
the Peden Savage series. His previous works in the
McKinney Brothers Suspense series are A Lifetime of
Vengeance, A Lifetime of Deception, A Lifetime of Exposure, A
Lifetime of Terror, and A Lifetime of Betrayal.