By the time Michael Eldridge, the author wrote his first novel "Mustang
Blue" he had been writing short stories since his creative writing class at Denver's South High School.. Those
ended up in his desk drawer... (One of the stories he wrote for the creative writing class is included in the short
story collection; "Romance & Other Strangeness". In the past 7 years, he has completed seven more
manuscripts. His current literary agent, Judith Brundi of Leslie Rivers International in Houston Texas is shopping
his "Spaghetti & Rice series. The main protagonists are a retired Italian homicide cop, Frank Burelli,
who starts a private investigation firm with a retired Chinese call girl, MingLi Chow... They call their firm;
"Spaghetti & Rice Investigations" (motto: When no one else can help).