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by Frank May
The opening ribbon has just been cut at the CRI, a state-of-the-art facility off the Southern Californian coast. Designed as a refuge for retired whales and dolphins from zoos and aquariums, the CRI boasts enormous enclosures, animal enrichment programs, and ultramodern veterinary care. Visitors from the mainland can occupy their time observing the animals or exploring the on-site museum and hotel. When a maintenance diver is discovered floating lifeless in one of the sea pens, new Head of Ce... more
by Denise JadenStrong friendships and a cranky crime-solving cat who thinks he's a dog will keep you laughing out loud and turning the pages in this new whodunit. There are plenty of things a girl wants to do on her sixteenth birthday. Clearing a family member from suspicion of murder isn’t one of them. Amber is finally turning sixteen, and Mallory is determined to make the day perfect, baking her everything from brioche to pink lemonade cupcakes for the party her mom is throwing her. Their favorite Hon... more
by Denise JadenA heated religious argument. A murder that’s not as obvious as it seems. A first date gone very, very wrong. Mallory Beck didn’t expect to start dating her detective friend and childhood crush, Alex Martinez. At the very least, after her husband’s recent death, she didn’t expect to date someone she really likes so soon. But this isn’t a real date anyway. It’s a Bible study, and she has some questions about God, not to mention the pressing need to escape her recently freeloading father for an ... more
by Denise JadenPerfect for fans of Molly Fitz and Christy Barritt... An eye witness to a murder, a crush-worthy cop who needs her help, and a cat with a hunch. What could possibly go wrong? Mallory Beck isn’t in the habit of involving herself in local politics, but when she supports a new friend at a Ministry of Education meeting and the main speaker is found dead on the steps of the Town Hall, she finds herself smack-dab in the middle of another murder investigation. Her cat, Hunch, who loves a good mys... more
by AP RawlsIn this action-packed Kori Briggs debut novel, Kori is on the trail of a madman who has managed to steal a hundred pounds of uranium and, with the help of an equally twisted Russian scientist, is intent on detonating a nuclear bomb somewhere in the world. But when and where? It's a vicarious thrill ride as Kori follows clues from Washington, DC to New York City, Russia, Israel, and finally, Paris, the “City of Lights.”
by Steve LeshinA child is missing and a desperate mother hires private eye Joshua Oates to find her. "The Killer's Code" sends the detective back to Los Angeles, California, where he confronts his past. His new client turns out to be his ex-wife, whose daughter is missing, a child that could be his own! It is late fall of 1920 and Joshua Oates's past catches up to him. The ex-police captain, who left the west coast city in disgrace ten years ago, must ask his old precinct for help. While his relationship with ... more
by Helen Currie FosterWhen lawyer Alice MacDonald Greer finds the body of her widowed friend Ellie Windom at the foot of a staircase, a terrorized horse dancing nearby, she knows trouble's ahead. Serving as executor for her friend's will means grappling with Ellie's explosive secrets: Ellie recently located her long-lost daughter, Valerie Ames (whose existence is unknown to Ellie's feuding sons) and re-ignited her relationship with Valerie's birth-father, Roger Preyer. Detective George Files finds no murder weapon. ... more
by Amber RodgersAfter being stuck in an abusive relationship for more than eight years, Liberty decides to take a stand and leave her abuser behind, but one horrifying night her ex-boyfriend attempts to kill her in the most horrific way. She builds a friendship with a newly widowed nurse who sits by her side while recovering. He offers her a place to start over, but little does she know she finds herself in the middle of another nightmare.
by Rosy FenwickeLocked. Loaded. Gone. Locked. Loaded. Gone. Newly widowed Jess returns from her honeymoon to manage her dead husband’s crypto-currency exchange. She knows nothing about crypto and the passwords to the Cold Wallets holding millions of dollars in assets are missing. Will the search for answers destroy her carefully re-constructed life before the keys to the wallets are found? No one is who, they seem to be and trust proves to be the scarcest commodity of all.
by Rosy FenwickeEuphemia Sage has never backed down from a challenge but being a middle aged woman with brand new super-powers is proving more difficult than she anticipated. Tracked by a pesky journalist opportunities for developing her super-powers are frustratingly few and far between. Her family and friends are mystified by her behaviour and she can't explain. Book Two in the Euphemia Sage Chronicles follows the fast-paced twists and turns we have come to expect from our favourite post-menopausal super-h... more
by Rosy FenwickeEuphemia Sage watches helplessly as Jane covered in blood and still clutching her precious jewellery is bundled into the waiting Mercedes. Only a few days earlier she had discovered Alison her mousy receptionist at Sage Consulting had been moon-lighting as a loan shark on the side. Now Alison, her husband and those thick-necked goons in suits wanted their money back. Euphemia, her super-powers recently triggered by the onset of menopause has set out to help her friend Jane. But how? She does... more
by Jeffrey HanlonA hilarious Mars Candiotti mystery: The case of the missing gazebos.
by Amy O. LewisThe first book in the Colorado Skies mystery series, follows a woman desperately aiming to solve a murder while struggling to come to grips with what she’s lost—her past. All Kim Jackson wants to do is live under the radar in a town where no one knows she was once an accounting manager at a Fortune 500 company—or that she’s been framed for corporate fraud and murder. Instead, she gets involved in a homicide investigation. As she gets closer to finding out what happened to Emily, Kim underestimat... more
by James Russell“Taking in the mesmerising vision before me, I raised my arms towards the ocean like an idiot king acknowledging his subjects. My own surfing realm. Every single wave that broke on this reef was mine.” Twenty-six-year-old Jimmy Brennan’s life has taken a turn for the worse, and he’s desperate to numb the pain. When his mother dies and his girlfriend betrays him, it’s the final straw; he boards a plane bound for Bali. But Jimmy’s demons chase him. Sickened by the tourists and the crowded sur... more
by John P. CardoneAll speech pathologist, Dr. Melissa Speyer hoped for, was to help her pediatric patient Jason overcome his speech and language difficulties. Instead, she finds herself on a journey where seeing into the future brings new meaning to having a vision. All while her partner, Professor William Clarkson finds himself caught between his love for her and his career ambitions. Enter a wealthy real estate mogul whose desire for fame creates a race to uncover the secrets of history’s greats at the expense ... more
by David Fiensy
Evil stalks John Book; violence tracks him. Can he escape his pursuer?
Someone has murdered the internationally famous professor of theology at Graf Divinity School. Who would want to kill a harmless, old theologian? Is it the same person that stalks one of the students and threatens harm to him and his fiancee? As layer after layer of mystery unfolds, as intriguing characters one after the other enter, and as more surprises rise up to frighten, readers confront evil--both in others and... more