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by Karin RichardsonBook 1 in the Deer Creek Mystery Series. Dear Mr. Albertson, The enclosed piece of jewelry is an heirloom belonging to a family from Stockholm, Sweden, named Liljestrom. Sometime early in the 19th century, the necklace disappeared and was not seen again for almost 100 years. Now, however, it has been recovered. After an exhaustive search, we verified that Ruth Ann Conroy of Deer Creek, Colorado, is the rightful owner of the necklace. Therefore, please forward the necklace to her with ... more
by Bonnie TraymoreLaura Foster's not the type to go looking for trouble. But it seems to be looking for her. Laura’s on the verge of living the life she’s always wanted. At the age of twenty-seven, she put her career plans on hold, married handsome widower Peter Foster, settled down in his Silicon Valley home, and helped raise his two children. Twelve years later, it’s her turn to shine. Her career is thriving, the kids are out of the house, Peter’s company is on the verge of an FDA approval that could garn... more
by Tina K SobtiANAY and Shanaya enjoy their state of nuptial bliss when suddenly life turns upside down leaving Shanaya in utter despair. After six months of their togetherness, Anay one day goes to work and never returns thus devastating Shanaya's blissful life. The story revolves around Shanaya's struggle to find Anay's whereabouts and her roller coaster ride to find her love. She strives hard to deal with the deep dark secrets that emerge in her way while trying to get her husband back, not only this, the h... more
by Steven Reid DouglasA brutal homicide takes place in North Eastern Pennsylvania at a middle class apartment complex in West Mountain View five miles outside of Scranton. When a young woman by the name of Summer Bartelli and the daughter of infamous Mob Boss Marco Bartelli Jr. is found dead in her Morgan Manor Apartment. Homicide detective of more than thirty years Lieutenant Craig Mousillini also known as "Show Stopper" and his partner Sherry Springhouse from the Lackawanna County Homicide Division is called upon t... more
by Erin Hall
Join Detective Molly Malone in her first queer noir adventure!
It’s 1943, San Francisco. And Molly Malone has secrets.
Between pretending to be the secretary of her own detective agency and late-night visits to her favorite gay club Whiskers (where a secret knock grants entry), Molly’s life is lived in the shadows.
But when distraught housewife Sylvia seeks help from a detective, Molly’s professional and personal life begin to merge.&... more
by Meredith RoseJanuary 29, 1881: Afghanistan ruined her body, but London has broken her heart. \tDr. Siân Watson longs to shed the male disguise she used to join the British Army, but when you look like a bloke, it’s easier to amputate a man’s leg on a battlefield than buy a dress in London. Undaunted, she heads to the Criterion Hotel to find help. But when a chance encounter with an old friend leads to meeting the mesmerizing Sherlyn Holmes, Dr. Watson’s plans are upended—faster than you can say “the game... more
by George A BernsteinThe corpse of a Miami hooker is discovered in the Everglades. Detective Al Warner investigates and learns other streetwalkers also have disappeared. This homicide is now a case of human trafficking. Nicki, a female undercover cop, poses as a streetwalker and is taken, hoping to use a tracking device, but it’s stripped from her before she can activate it. Meanwhile, a young woman, Maggie, is offered a lucrative deal as a birth surrogate for a secretive, wealthy couple. She’s living nine month... more
by Huang Zhao Jing
2020s. Crow Town. Jasmine Goo, an ambitious financial journalist in her thirties, is sent to the city undergoing geopolitical power shifts from NYC to take over the Southeast Asian post upon her predecessor Jim’s sudden death. She gradually works out Jim’s ‘real’ reason for being on the island, which is not of course the one for which his employers have put him, or her, there. She meets two men, both classical musicians, one of whom can offer her status and wealth whil... more
by B.E. BogdonThree friends. One God. A new adventure. For Maj Newhouse life revolves around her faith, her friends, Aimee and Kevin Cole, and her projects at the old barn-but that was before Jason Knight walked through the door. The handsome businessman from Chicago has a problem; he has staked his career on rehabilitating a haunted hotel. A chance encounter with Kevin has led him to the old barn, and Maj is shocked to learn that Knight expects to hire her and her friends as exorcists for his property! Wi... more
by C.W. JamesMatt and Trent knew their connection the instant they met, each born with the rare talent of telepathy. Matt grew up hating it, while Trent accepted it for what it was. Neither could imagine the wild and treacherous turn their lives would take. One day, while playing video games, Matt receives an urgent telepathic plea for help from Trent. Desperate to find him, Matt enlists the aid of his friend, Hunter. They discover Trent’s abandoned truck, kicking off an adventure with far-reaching reper... more
by Joni M FisherBy age 21, she's lost everything she owns--twice--because of criminals. On the journey to becoming an FBI agent, she inherits a fortune. A fortune someone would kill for.
by K. P. AmbroziakTwelve-year-old Iris wakes in an unfamiliar bedroom after an ordeal at the beach. The boy who abducted her is barely old enough to drive a car. Twenty-one-year-old Marguerite is newly arrived from France and takes a job tutoring French for pocket money. Her only pupil is a twelve-year-old girl called Lucy, whose mother claims she sometimes tells outlandish lies. Iris and Marguerite’s stories intersect with Philip Klein, the enigmatic TA in the Languages department at the university. He’s e... more
by Andrew CeroniThe CIA is on its heels facing the grave dangers of a triple threat in Andrew Ceroni’s latest white-knuckle thriller—First Bullet. CIA Agent Dave McClure and his Special Operations teams face deadly action at a Chinese base hidden in the mist-covered Blue Mountains of Jamaica, as well as at a strategic missile base near the western forests of Wyoming, that’s under attack by a German terrorist team. But there’s more. In Berlin, intelligence sources warn the CIA of a plot by cabinet members in Ger... more
by Joe EttleAn ancient mystery . . . a desperate plea for help . . . a dangerous obsession . . . All he was trying to do was get home. But instead, Rex Fletcher is caught up in a dangerous race to unravel one of the oldest secrets of the world. With a motley group of companions, Rex must travel across Europe and stay one step of ahead of a megalomaniac intent on reshaping history in his image. Can Rex solve the clues, save an old friend's life, and rediscover what was once lost? Or will he be forced to w... more
by Marlene M. BellAnnalisse Drury and Alec Zavos are on opposite sides when a woman from Alec’s past presents him with his alleged son. Alec refuses a verifying DNA test, so a defeated Annalisse accepts a key to her dream cottage—a sheep station getaway on New Zealand—only this time, she runs headlong into two peculiar deaths: either accidental, or the deliberate acts of a crazed psychopath. Will she go back to Alec, or sacrifice him to find the killer?
by Michael BalterMost investor pitch meetings don’t end in murder, but Marty and Bo haven’t had a lot of luck lately. They were just trying to keep their startup alive when Nico Scava offered to partner with them. He had money, connections in the art world, and a creative idea, but maybe they should have asked more questions. Now Nico’s dead, and they’re on the hook for whatever scheme he was running. The Russian mob is after them, and if they don’t find ten million dollars and a mysterious missing painting in t... more