C. B. Huesing graduated from Purdue University with a B.S. in Electrical Engineering and a M.S in Business and Finance from the Krannert Graduate School of Management at Purdue. He was a consultant and CPA with international accounting firms for more than ten years; the last of which he was a Principal at Arthur Young and Company. He has also owned and managed small manufacturing companies in the Midwest. Huesing is a member of Intertel, Mensa, and Scientech. He is a lifetime member of the Purdue President's Council. He is also a member of the Historical Novel Society, the Florida Writers Association,and the Indiana Writers Association.
C.B. served for four years aboard a U.S. Navy destroyer in the Far East. A long-distance runner, he has completed forty marathons, including seven Boston Marathons. He attended the Northwestern University Summer Writer’s Conference, the Greater Lehigh Valley Writer’s Conference, and the Midwest Writer’s Conference. He also attended the Pikes Peak Writers Conference at Colorado Springs and the Midwest Writers Workshop at Ball State University in 2017.
C.B. has been writing articles on business, hiking and running for years. His novella, The Trouble with Cass, was his first piece of fiction. This Civil War era murder mystery follows the incredible life of Cass Brooks, a beautiful, powerful, and resourceful woman. The gripping story with its bizarre twists leaves the reader eager for more. C. B. is now completing a full length novel, Kill Abby White! Now!, a historical thriller set in the roaring 20's , 30's and early WWII. He lives in the rolling hills of Indiana near the beautiful Wabash and White rivers with his wife, Nancy.
Huesing's new historical thriller, "Kill Abby White! Now!" has been released. Abby White and her fellow interns at the Chicago Tribune set out to find the big scoop to cap their collegiate careers, but they find themselves embroiled in a deadly run-in with the mafia that will follow them around the globe. The book delivers fast-paced, action-packed prose from Chicago's Capone to Hitler's Berlin.
An exciting and romantic mystery set in the Civil War era. Cass Brooks is a beautiful, intelligent, and resourceful young woman with few scruples. An underlying murder plot with an unforgettable ending makes this a great read.
The Chicago Tribune journalism interns from Northwestern University get more than they bargain for when they go for the “big scoop” to cap their college careers. Abby White and her enthusiastic college friends have no idea their holiday search for a first-hand story would end up changing their lives forever. From Chicago’s Capone to Berlin’s Hitler, this intriguing historical thriller moves at a fast pace from beginning to end.
Trailer for "Kill Abby White! Now!"