By D.L. Ashmore

Taking Care Of Business

A Mike Ash Crime Novel

Tampa homicide detective Mike Ash faces two of his most baffling cases yet! First, someone is trying to rid Tampa of drugs and criminals, but who? Territorial rivals? If so, why leave the drugs and weapons for the police to find? Yet where has all the money gone? Second, why is a national children’s charity suddenly underfunded and closing its operations across the country? More importantly, why are some of the top executives found murdered?…

Crime Fiction Author

D.L. Ashmore

DL Ashmore’s crime fiction novels are set in Tampa, Florida, the city that he loves. Themes in his books include police investigation, women’s and veterans’ issues as well as animal behavior. Local fans will readily recognize familiar places and settings, while readers everywhere will find that the characters and situations in DL’s writing are relatable to their own lives. DL lives in Tampa with his wife and three cats.

Other Books

Unfinished Business

When a neighborhood fears a serial killer stalks their streets, can a determined cop track down the culprit before the next corpse drops?…

Business As Usual

Engulfed by a series of murders and tragedies, can a dedicated investigator survive his toughest cases while conquering his own nightmares?…


If you like mysteries you are going to enjoy Unfinished Business! Totally enjoyable! And if you are familiar with Tampa Florida don’t be surprised if you recognize streets and places mentioned in the book. Definitely a must have for your library!

– Amazon Review


“Couldn’t put it down once I started, I couldn’t stop – just had to see “who dun it.”

– Amazon Review


This is a clever little story about two murders—one that happened before the book starts and one scheduled to occur a few days into the novel…

– Vine Voice Review

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