Love... it can manifest itself into many forms. It can be wonderful and life changing or dark and obsessive. It can protect and redeem or it can control and possess. It can lift you up... or it can drop you from a great height and utterly destroy you.
Ex-Detective Inspector Carla Right has spent the last two years building up her missing person's agency. She receives a letter from a woman asking for help to find her husband, who has been missing for a few months. All the evidence initially points to this being a simple case of a ...
Some children are more precious than others...
... because their organs are worth a fortune.
Why did the guard save her?
In her mid-twenties, Tansy knew her time was near. At the barren California camp, where they were kept like cattle, nobody got out alive. Created from stem cells at the Wellington/Clark Labs, the kids were nothing more than a commodity. Then the most amazing thing happened.
With a newborn baby in tow, they make it to Reno and that's where they met a transgendered woman named Betty. She took them ...
Innocent women pay with their lives for the sins of others!
"IF YOU LIKE STRONG CHARACTERIZATIONS, GREAT DIALOGUE AND SURPRISES, PULITZER-NOMINEE LAWRENCE DE MARIA'S ALTON RHODE MYSTERIES ARE IN A CLASS BY THEMSELVES." (John Crudele, New York Post); "A LAWRENCE DE MARIA TITLE GIVES YOU MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK THAN JUST ABOUT ANYTHING IN THE BOOK MARKETPLACE TODAY." (Florida Weekly); "A MASTER OF THRILLER DIALOGUE." (Washington Independent Review of Books); "WHILE DE MARIA MAY HAVE BEEN AN AWARD-WINNING FINANCIAL REPORTER, HE'S AN ...
IT WAS A HOLIDAY TO DIE FOR...
FLATLINE DANCERS is a baffling murder mystery with several twists set in the remote Western Isles of Scotland. Blackly comedic in tone, it follows the fates of the Hitching Harlots - a group of ill-assorted women from Galashiels in the Scottish Borders - who travel to Ondtsted in the Outer Hebrides for a long-awaited weekend of drinking, dancing, and - ultimately - dying. Unfortunately for the unwitting line-dancing ladies, Ondtsted in Old Norse means "evil place"; so, perhaps not surprisingly, the ...
Most folks in Tropical Breeze understand that The Bookery is haunted. Barnabas Elgin and his cat live in the antique apartment over the used book store, and even though other entities seem to be floating around the building, they all seem happy together. However, a new invisible boarder has arrived, uninvited and unwelcome, and this one is wreaking havoc. Barnabas needs help, and Taylor Verone just may have the skills he needs.
Although she'd like to help Barnabas, between running her private animal shelter and dealing with a ...
Vampire Alexis Black is on a mission - to rejoin the human race.
Alexis Black never wanted to be a vampire, so when an angel-with-an-attitude offers her an iron clad contract to become human again, she signs without reading the fine print. Too bad it didn't mention the badass vampire who now rides shotgun in her brain. Her new insatiable bloodlust. Or the I-hate-everything-with-fangs human sidekick.
Her job. Kill one vampire, werewolf, or creepy-crawly every night for fifty years. The reward for killing without conscience - her ...
A short story prequel to Chris Graham's, the 'Lena's Friends' novels.
The year is 2004. You are about to meet Lena Fox for the very first time.
Lena sells herself. She works as a high class escort. In essence, she is a prostitute. A very good one, a very successful one, she enjoys her work immensely and has done very well from it.
Lena's real passion though, is not one that reflects the Champagne lifestyle of her wealthy clientèle. Lena's passion has wheels. Lena prefers to wear well worn jeans, Doc Marten boots, and ...
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
/ Length: 81 Pages (3,425 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 6th, 2020
Several of the best human hypocrisies are immortalized in catechisms. We say "violence never solved anything" when history repeatedly teaches us otherwise, and once we prematurely labeled an entire, global war as "The War to End All Wars" long before we recorded its half-formed outcome.
Dynasties fall. Empires rise. In marble, granite and concrete, we immortalize these events, large and small, and we celebrate the human beings named heroes there. Rightly so.
Pause a moment before The Wall - let your finger trace names in stone. ...
When psychologist Lisa Rayburn is offered the chance to evaluate the psychiatric release of Roman Guerrero -- a man who confessed to slaughtering eleven people nearly a decade earlier -- she's both tempted and wary. The ramifications of any decision regarding the man's release might just outweigh the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to work with such a fascinating -- and mysterious -- subject.
Was Guerrero the one responsible for what happened the night eleven people died in a Milwaukee restaurant? Nobody really knows, but the ...
"A superb story teller, Saunders is well on his way to becoming a true master of the macabre."
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(Author of Soul Thief and Apocalypse island)
The sequel to 2014's successful X: A Collection of Horror features ten more slices of dark fiction from the blood-soaked pages of Fantastic Horror, Unspoken Water, Dark Valentine and several anthologies. Also includes two previously unpublished stories, extensive notes, and original artwork by Greg Chapman.
Meet the teacher who sees dead pupils, the ambulance crew who pick ...
Two decades after an apocalypse that wipes out most of human life on Earth, Luca, who knows nothing more than protecting those he cares little about, resides within a small village that seems to be the only bastion of humanity for a hundred miles, and, as the only person who knows how to put up a fight in the town, he goes between menial tasks, smoking away his pent-up past despite the failing health of his heart, and deciding who gets to live or die with nobody but his priest and God to judge him. Though, there is something that ...
Jeremy Dunston, a wealthy and sophisticated 66 year old widowed Canadian attorney, loses his fortune and his reputation in the blink of an eye when he is swindled by his young law partner. Jeremy moves to Las Vegas to avoid the humiliation back home and finds a menial job slinging burgers. Does romance forsake a man who has lost it all?
ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Donald W. Desaulniers is a retired real estate lawyer from Belleville, Ontario, Canada who operated a one-man law firm in that beautiful city from 1973 until 2009. Still residing in ...
Join one of the world's greatest detectives and his assistant as they help to solve the unsolvable with Lestrade and his team at the metropolitan police.
Follow Holmes and Watson as they traverse the streets of London and take on cases from the most unlikely of clients in these thirteen short mysteries.?
In Val Andrews'?Sherlock Holmes and the Baker Street Dozen?you will find marvellous tales of intrigue and mystery... ??
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Colonel Archibald Fanshawe, from Watson's Afghanistan days, bumps into his old ...
Molly Ryan and Luke Sullivan have moved to their new home on the shores of Evergreen Lake in the newly established village of Evergreen. The year before, Molly found a diamond ring in the sand. She turned it over to the police because along with it was a designer scarf with an obvious blood stain. Detective Jason Stewart reports the ring has not been claimed in twelve months and therefore, it now belongs to Molly. Amateur sleuth, Molly Ryan is not satisfied with the unsolved mystery and sets out to find the owner of the ring... if ...
Out of the death throes of Gaddafi's Libya a strange, potentially catastrophic story emerges as al-Qaida and one of the countries inner circle of leaders hatch a plan to secrete away hidden enriched uranium and biomaterial. Josh Martin SF leads a team of CIA Agents to prevent the deployment of these WMDs on a journey that traverses Africa, and ends in unbelievable chaos. The chase by the Special Forces and CIA Agents crosses into Europe, and after many twists and dead ends climaxes in the heart of a major European city. Josh and his ...
An Asian girl is seriously assaulted and a young, black man stands accused. He claims they were lovers, but there is nothing to support this claim as the victim lies in a coma. The jury is directed to return a unanimous verdict, but prejudices and personal confrontations result in a very dysfunctional group who look unlikely to reach an amicable accord. Alliances form, but discord prevails.
Is it feasible that a jury can reach a decision based entirely on what is heard in the courtroom? The Verdict asks this very question.
Newtown county sure has made a name for itself recently. And not for the right reasons.
With reports coming in thick and fast of outlaws and badmen causing havoc among the locals, this town is in desperate need of a clean-up.
And federal lawman Kett Dade may be just the man for the job.
Two lawmen had recently taken on the very same task, but soon met their grisly fate at the hands of the outlaws and their sixguns within just a few days of arriving at Bright Creek.
So what makes Dade think that he can outrun them?
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How do you catch a man who is never the same man twice?
That is the question posed in The Ninth Orphan, a top-rated international thriller novel and the first book in The Orphan Trilogy.
An orphan grows up to become an assassin for a highly secretive organization. When he tries to break free and live a normal life, he is hunted by his mentor and father figure, and by a female orphan he spent his childhood with. On the run, the mysterious man's life becomes entwined with ...
This short thriller is based around the experience of a first year medical student and an emotionally disturbed classmate, Kevin. The narrator begins to notice strange patterns in cadaver lab. Is it a prank? Is the body haunted? The truth will chill you to the bone.
James Bond meets Bridget Jones in this hilarious, action-packed romantic comedy about a single girl from London who becomes an unlikely spy.
It was just another day in the office for Benjy Green, Madonna super fan and lonely accountant, until the good-looking guy from the local coffee shop took her hand and told her to run for her life.
After stumbling into the middle of an MI6 operation to bring down one of the world's most dangerous criminals, Benjy has to go undercover in order to bring down the man who wants her dead. This ...
Aditya Gokhale and Radha Bose, now co-workers in the latter's private detective agency, face the most daunting task in their careers so far - to track down the culprit in a 17-year old kidnapping turned murder. With Aditya's depression causing him to become more unstable by the day, and Radha's psyche coming perilously close to shattering due to the resurfacing of a past adversary, will the two be able to put their issues aside and rise to the occasion? Will their instability bring them closer together, or will their personal ...
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NYPD's street savvy detective Stephanie Chalice is back and not a minute too soon. Her newest nemesis is a con artist and bloodthirsty killer, a chameleon able to change her identity at will, a ghost known only as Black. Chalice is ...
In the prospectus for the Aston Park Guest House and stables, murder is not mentioned among the many attractions.
But when a sudden death arrives to upset the family and guests, it seems to become a full-time occupation...
Impoverished squire Sir Charles d'Estray brings home his second wife, Bunny, from the French Riviera.
A free-spirited and determined bohemian, Bunny commits herself to converting Sir Charles' estate into a paying guesthouse and dragging his family out of their financial woes.
Despite the success of the ...
"What a romp this is! I found myself laughing out loud... " ?Crimespree Magazine
The not-so-proud owner of a dead-end job and a cheating boyfriend, cosmopolitan Mira James jumps at the chance for a fresh start in rural Minnesota. She regrets her move until she crosses paths with Jeff, the ultimate sexy nerd. When their romance heats up, she thinks she has it made.
And she does, right up until Jeff turns up dead.
Anxious to learn more about the man who briefly stole her heart, Mira delves into Battle Lake's mysteries, including an ...
We are two bad, bad men
We're professionals. Whatever the job is, if the money's right, we get it done - the dirtier the better.
This hit was supposed to be simple. A man wanted his business partner offed. It's not nice, but it's what we do, and the price was sure right. Except the client turned out to be a man who liked to mess things up. When you're dealing with men like us, that's a bad idea.
We didn't know that our business would turn out to be with an abusive, cheating scumbag, or that he would leave an innocent, beautiful, ...
Four passports of four vanished girls.
The one who found them is missing too.
A dead man's diary may contain the vital key.
A search begins in Australia and across the world
Who are these girls? Where have they gone?
The search in Australia and across the world give tiny glimpses and fragments, but their stories remain elusive. The police search, friends and families search and grieve in alternate measure, but five girls remain gone, their fate unknown.
Anne is wracked by guilt at her failure to save her friend, Susan, who ...
Someone has been burning buildings in Ajo, Arizona for months. Then, inexplicably, Ted White's apartment is firebombed and he begins receiving anonymous email threats. Whoever this arsonist is has targeted Ajo band director and community choir leader Ted White.
Detective Sandy Sandino has been investigating potential suspects: an alcoholic construction work who tried running Ted over with his motorcycle; a drifter with a mysterious past; a high school senior just released from juvenile detention. And what about the new football ...
What's a young woman to do when she discovers the man she loves is a Pinkerton agent, and he's chasing after a wanted criminal? Join the Pinkertons, too!
Life for eighteen-year-old Elizabeth Stone was going smoothly until her mother died and the man she'd been in love with for years suddenly disappeared. Now he's back in town, but only for a short visit, and he still thinks of her as a kid sister. What will it take to make him notice her as a woman?
Tainted by his undercover work, Pinkerton agent Stephen Randall wants what is best ...
The Brook Ridge Falls Retirement Center is still reeling over the death of one of their own when Lexy and her senior detective friends are asked to investigate another murder. Muriel Maguire insists that her grandson, Henry, has been framed for the murder of his wife, but the clues all point to Henry, and the police already have him in custody.??
The suspect list is long, including members of the victim's family who have a very unusual and suspicious profession. Too bad the husband had motive and his alibi is flimsy. Is he guilty, ...
A spectacular bus crash, escaping convicts, hostage taking, armed bank siege and romance are all included in this action filled suspense thriller with a twist at the end. Negotiator Scott Bradley has been assigned to secure the hostage's safe release but he has much more than just the convicts to watch out for in this pulsating crime thriller. Echoes of James Patterson, Lee Child and David Baldacci.
'Great set of characters and an ever moving plot. Suspense continues right up until the end.'
Why does everything always go wrong at the same time?
Danielle's and Patricia's idyllic walk in the countryside comes to an abrupt end, when they find a corpse hanging from a chestnut tree. Danielle's investigation uncovers related suspicious deaths and disappearances.
There's little respite at home, as their best friend Marjorie is distraught. The town's immersed in gossip at her husband, the mayor's overt relationship with a young assistant.
What can Danielle do to restore the balance?
Set in a small town in French Catalonia, ...
Johnny Jewel works as a cowboy but his ambition is to be an aviator and he spends much of his time studying and dreaming about flying. Johnny learns of a damaged plane abandoned in the desert on the Mexican side of the border, and comes up with a plan to put it to work. His affairs are being monitored by Mary V, the ranch owner's spunky daughter, who is slowly taking interest in Johnny. But in the meantime, a gang of rustlers are taking advantage of his passion for flying in order to distract him from his job of keeping an eye over ...
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
/ Length: 378 Pages (1,688 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 6th, 2020
Roger has generously opened his home to both Aggie and Betty while their condos are being repaired after a horrifying fire incident. Unfortunately, Roger has the uncanny knack of getting on Aggie's last nerve and she's having a difficult time not telling him where to shove his squeegee.
Join Aggie, Roger, and Betty at the grand opening of a Palm Springs gluten-free bakery where the owners have a deep dark secret.
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
/ Length: 37 Pages (1,251 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 6th, 2020
LONG LIFE HAS EVER been a strong human desire; from stories about the mythical Fountain of Youth to ones about mice whose longevity is extended in laboratories worldwide. This desire is reflected, too, in greetings from many cultures. For example, in Polish a popular toast rings out, "Sto lat!" (One Hundred Years). The Irish say, "May you live to 100 years, with one extra year to repent," and the list could go on. In spite of the fact that today many people are living longer, unfortunately, where one lives in the world plays a ...
Ellie and Gemma had always wanted to start their own business together.
They were fed up with working for other people and wanted to take control of their own lives. There is just one problem. Bank managers won't lend money to young women with no collateral.
Then Gemma meets Damien. Good-looking, charming and successful, with a string of successful companies, he offers to help them out. But Damien is not what he appears to be. And Gemma soon discovers that in business only the ruthless succeed.
Cheque-Mate is the first in this ...
"A methodical female serial killer in Texas targets abusive, homicidal men who skirt the justice system in this thriller... This gripping story doesn't provide easy answers... A grim, riveting tale of a vigilante murderer that's sure to spark debates." ~~ Kirkus Review~~
Nicole Brannig believes that education is the panacea for what ails this country. She starts an organization that offers all-expenses-paid, four-year college scholarships to impoverished students. But there is a catch. All applicants must agree to a tubal ligation ...
Dan Wiseman, an investigator with the District Attorney's Office, obsessively pursues Ryan Albright, a devious and manipulative criminal who doggedly crosses Dan's radar multiple times. Stella Asher, a simple woman with a predictable and routine lifestyle, finds herself smack in the middle of Dan and Ryan's cat and mouse pursuit. Both men are intrigued by Stella, but for entirely different reasons, or so it seems. Dan's need for Stella is initially professional but eventually goes far beyond the courtroom. For the unscrupulous Ryan ...
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
/ Length: 273 Pages (1,645 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 6th, 2020
BOOK TWELVE in the series: No one shed a tear when either of them (a wealthy father and his adult son) were murdered but when one of Raymond Masters' friends is accused of doing them in, the old detective packs his bags and arrives to direct the investigation. Legitimately motivated suspects abound, including the maid, long mistreated by both men; the handyman, a loner and newcomer to the area; the brother, an expert marksman who had a life long feud with the family; the security guard, with unspoken motives; the drifter, whose ...
A skeleton is discovered during renovations of Gina's garden, much to her horror. Whose is it and how long has it been there?
Thinking back to the time when she moved into the house, with a young family; Gina recalls the couple next door and their vivacious teenage daughter who went missing over fifteen years before. Could the skeleton be hers? As more sinister secrets are unearthed, Gina is forced to track down memories of life in the small seaside village at that time. As she investigates, she traces a friend of the missing girl. ...
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Rivalry, jealousy, and petty spats are common among the seniors living at Secret Cove townhouse complex. But the murder of a friend is the last straw for Suzanne Rickson. Fans of Murder, She Wrote and Miss Marple will love this smart and resourceful sleuth. Death in Halfmoon Bay is a tantalizing whodunit that will keep you guessing till the end. -- Debra Purdy Kong, Award-Winning Author of Casey ...
Sophie recently added an addition to her art store, and now plans to remodel the top floor into an apartment. But during demolition, the workers find three leather cases containing old illuminated manuscripts. Oh, and a skeleton! So now Sophie and her boyfriend, Detective Ben Sorenson, have not one, but two mysteries to solve. Can they put the pieces together and figure out who the thief and killer it is, before it's too late?
Florence, 1947. An assassin threatens the life of the city's leader.
Out of desperation and hope, the Duke of Lorraine sends for his young widowed cousin and spy, Isabella, to unmask and stop the killer. But very soon Isabella falls for the charms of the enigmatic Vittario, putting herself at risk of entrapment.
Is Vittario her enemy, or is he her potential husband? Isabella must decide how much she is willing to sacrifice to complete her mission and save Florence from a political storm.
Murder in Mind is an engaging thriller ...
A never-before-seen insight into the lives of England's famous crime fighting duo.
"The path of the biographer is fraught with peril" were the despairing words of Dr John Watson as he set down the adventures of master detective Sherlock Holmes. Holmes then complicates matters by exercising his right to censorship, and Watson's wife Mary has her own opinions on the project. At her suggestion, Watson begins this secret journal.
What were the real circumstances behind the mystery of 'The Blue Carbuncle'? What actually happened on ...
"The atmosphere is always first rate" - Publishers Weekly
American private investigator Mike Faraday thought he'd manage to escape the slog of detective work waiting for him in downton L.A. when he jets off to the Bahamas.
But that dream is shattered when he finds a body dumped on the beach in front of him.
Quickly, he becomes embroiled in the violent Mafia underworld, taking a few batterings along the way and meeting some men, and some women, that tend to get your blood boiling.
Follow Mike Faraday as he navigates this ...
Bunny and Cody are a pair of escorts entertaining two low-rent dope dealers in a seedy motel. When one of the dealers attacks Cody, Bunny takes the law into her own hands and shoots the men dead.
Stealing the drug dealer's stash of cocaine and money, the women carjack a housekeeper at the motel. But this is no ordinary maid, however, as she mysteriously knows details about the prostitutes' lives.
Meanwhile, Paul is an emotionally scarred deputy who catches the case. His pursuit takes a dark turn as his own demons come back to ...
For Jack Hamma, Private Detective, life never has a dull moment but you can have too much of a good thing. His house is invaded by a mystery assassin, his car is blown up and just for good measure someone tries to run him down in the street. What is going on?
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Ambition can be deadly...
For General Andrew Jackson, chasing the Cherokees across the border into Spanish territory is just an excuse to seize Spanish lands.
But for the remaining Cherokee warriors and their families, it's life or death.
Black Hawk, the strongest and bravest warrior, must lead a desperate last stand against Jackson so that the women and children can escape.
But there's another threat from inside the Cherokee themselves.
Forked Tongue is jealous of Black Hawk but also determined to save his own life at any ...
The Crucible of Steele is a fast-paced techno-thriller filled with unexpected twists, ethical entanglements and provocative science.
To secure the earth for the perfect few, they need to rid the world of the imperfect many. Only one of their own can stop them...
In a remote region of Honduras, Dr. Gene Young fears for his young patients. The extremely high teen birth rate has inexplicably dropped to zero, and he can't find anyone who will listen. Only Frank Anderson, a discredited geneticist and pioneer of in-vitro fertilization, ...
A dead Best Man. A high profile crime. And a murder charge against the wedding planner.
Things never seem to go right in Buckingham Downs, a quaint coastal resort town in California, where when the rich get married, it's a billion-dollar business. Things certainly aren't going right for Valerie Masters, her clingy Yorkie, Buttons, and her wedding planning business. It's a new wedding and a new batch of clients: a meek bride, a reluctant groom, a controlling mother of the bride, a young step-father, and a whole bunch of secrets.
A ruthless pothunter in search of valuable artifacts ravages an ancient-Indian burial site in the beautiful LaSal Mountains of southeastern Utah. That same day, he's found brutally murdered.
Deputy Sheriff Manny Rivera suspects the killing is related to recent demonstrations and acts of lawlessness fomented by the radicalized Heritage Protection Society, an organization dedicated to the protection of ancient-Indian burial sites. But a subsequent sequence of deadly crimes suggests a more sinister motive, one which also threatens the ...
CIA operative Titus Ray is searching for answers.
Meanwhile, an assassin is searching for him.
Learning the truth... Veteran CIA officer Titus Ray--on the run from the Iranian secret police--finds shelter with a group of Iranian Christians in Tehran. While urging Titus to become a believer in Jesus Christ, they manage to smuggle him out of Iran to freedom in Turkey.
Dealing with the past...
Returning to the States, he discovers his Iranian mission failed because of political infighting within the Agency. In a hot-tempered ...
People believe the reality they're presented; ever wonder who's presenting it?
Complex City is a completely original, modern-day thriller that puts a thought-provoking spin on the word Dystopian. With a fast-paced, multi-layered plot, Complex City is perfect for anyone who is not afraid to use their brain.
Complex City is the place where 1984 meets The Hunger Games with a bit of The Wizard of Oz.
Claire, like everyone else in Mega City Houston, believes she and her husband are free. They live normal lives, going to work and ...
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Bronze Medalist in 2019 The Wishing Shelf Book Award for Adult Fiction!
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A serial killer preys on homeless girls. Only her powers can stop him.
Grace is a survivor.
Haunted by the memories of the car accident that killed her brother and brought her police career to an end, she's determined to bring wrongdoers tojustice as a PI.
Little do her clients know that the accident gave her more than nightmares; it gave her paranormal abilities she can't explain.
When she agrees to help a ...
As a cadet with the Arizona Highway Patrol, Hui-Chien got hands-on experience and some street-cred with the officers while she worked toward a degree in Criminal Justice. Homicide Detective was her goal -- until a blistering hot August day when a routine dispatch to a traffic accident changed her life forever.
News of the abduction hit Detective Fallon Brooks hard. However, Brooks had troubles of his own -- he was out on leave due to an injury suffered during an incident involving the shooting death of an unarmed black man, an ...
Amanda Graham inherited a rundown bed and breakfast, a starving cat, and some dead guy who's buried in her garden!
What should've been a simple remodeling project and a new business in a small Oregon beach town winds up with her uncle named as the number one murder suspect, a slew of odd neighbors and problematic townspeople, and Amanda wanting to just sit down and eat her weight in chocolate pie.
Sure, she could pack her bags and travel back to LA... or should she dig in, heal from her failed romance, and find a whole new set of ...
Book 2 in the exciting SAVAGE SECURITY romantic suspense series.
Some sins cannot be forgiven. Those must be avenged.
When Adita Chopra stumbled upon the decimated camp, she vowed to hunt down the men who killed her sister. The stench of burnt flesh and the taste of death in the air haunt her dreams and power her lust for vengeance. She will show no mercy.
The men of Savage Security served their country. They'd done their time in the sandbox and now enjoy their peaceful lives in the States, far from the death and mayhem of war. ...
On a warm August night Kyndal left her life in the big city to return to her hometown. Fear and sorrow remain deep in her soul, but coming home to heal is what Kyndal knew she had to do. Her new life seems to bring her peace but still, fear lives within her. When mysterious gifts begin appearing and suspicious events begin to unfold, Kyndal struggles to trust, but also begins to find her strength. As she continues on her journey to find the answers she's looking for, fate reveals itself and Kyndal learns how to accept the fate she's ...
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Dangerous and feared.
Those words describe my future husband. Who just so happens to also be my ex-boyfriend.
It's complicated. Two years ago, he broke my heart when he left me to do his father's bidding. After months of crying, I finally accepted he was gone and wasn't going to look back. That maybe he'd never loved me at all. I never wanted to see Luca again.
Now a cruel twist of fate has signed me over to him in a heartless deal. I'm his. He thinks he did me a ...
What Castle Rock does for Maine, Monsters in the Green Mountains does for Vermont.
In 1917, four friends and photojournalists set out in the woods looking for answers. Why have so many hikers and hunters gone missing in the area of Shiny Creek Trail?
The two couples anticipate a great adventure, one they'll tell their kids about someday. No one imagines the evil lurking in a remote cave. A horrifying discovery leaves one person dead and two others missing.
Two months later, Paul, one of the four, returns to the forest to find his ...
A burger with a side of murder...
"Love this series... I came across this series purely by accident, and am now totally hooked... " -- Amazon reviewer
"... I will undoubtedly look for more installments in this series and by this author!" -- GoodReads reviewer
A fun, quirky mystery series perfect for fans of Jana Deleon, Janet Evanovich, and Chelsea Field.
After Ella Barton crashes her car, she seeks shelter in a nearby small town -- a town not on any map.
Keystone Village is a blast from the past, ...
Do or die...
In search of excitement away from home, Rube Fenner foolishly puts himself in a dangerous situation and finds himself on the wrong side of the law.
In an attempt to satisfy his high spirits and thirst for adventure, he becomes caught up in a bank robbery which quickly goes wrong.
As a result, Rube is now a wanted man, on the run and facing five years in gaol. His dramatic getaway plunges him into another deadly situation and he soon finds himself battling for his life.
But fate has other plans for him, and a chance ...
WHEN A PRIEST DREAMS OF THE DEVIL
Father Jacob is a young priest that begins experiencing nightly visions. Some are of the Virgin Mary. Some are of the baby Jesus. But one day the visions suddenly turn into nightmare... He begins having dreams where he receives word that the son of a family that visits his church is the anti-Christ and must be killed. He begins stalking the teenage boy from afar and observes him commit treacherous acts. The messages and dreams intensify as the priest must decide whether he is receiving a message ...
Fracturing the silence...
... it's a battle of wills.
In the world of medical and psychological thrillers, this collection of authors is unequalled. Thirteen thrillers -- written by NY Times, Wall Street Journal, USA Today and Amazon bestsellers -- load your Kindle with bold experience.
Medical malpractice, natural disaster, murderers and serial-killers, deviant minds on paths of destruction.
The truth cannot be hidden long.
It's a fight for survival.
These thrillers will keep you turning the pages until the end, and don't ...
Being a P.I. with a new fiance and side-kick isn't easy. Greyson and Sarah's wedding planning comes to a halt when they must find a missing girl. Will Greyson get a chance to start over with Sarah after all they've been through? Will their search for the missing girl foil their romance and pending wedding?
Sarah Starting Over (Siletz Bay #1) ends with some unanswered questions for a P.I. and a widowed mom. Greyson Starting Over is (Siletz Bay # 2) takes place one year later in the sleepy seaside town of Siletz Bay.
One last heist. Will he make it out alive?
Zak Asford is a master thief with many aliases, yet even thieves decide enough is enough.
But when he collects payment for his latest job, stealing a priceless painting in Rome, his new employer makes him an offer he can't refuse. The deal? To steal a set of priceless paintings in Hungary and smuggle them out of the country. Zak is tempted back into the business for one last heist. But this is a game far more dangerous than any he has played before...
A Matter of Theft is a gripping ...
They say the virus came out of a university laboratory. Blamed it on some hapless poor researcher who dug it up in an old Indian burial mound, or tomb, depending on which of a gazillion stories were being told you bought into. But in the end, never really mattered where it came from. Why it spread so fast, why they were unable to even slow it down, mattered a lot more. The kids called it WetEyes because those who caught it looked like they were crying. Only WetEyes didn't kill everyone. Most, yes, but not all. It didn't want to. ...
DEATH BY ETUI
The third book in the Woodford Antiques Mystery series.
The people of the town of Woodford are shocked by the early morning discovery of a body on the steps of Williamson Antiques. The identity of the deceased is unknown, or at least nobody will admit to knowing who it is. But someone knows. In fact as time goes by it becomes obvious that several people knew the person.
While the mystery deepens, life goes on for the local people. Relationships develop and strengthen, while others are brought to an abrupt end.
Do you ...
Greedy men will do anything...
Jim Bradley, a special deputy attached to the Federal Marshal office in Wichita, is on his latest assignment.
Heading to Hanson in the county of Bonham, Bradley knows he's in for a long haul.
Hanson is as corrupt as it gets. Sheriff Creed Smith and his deputy, Wiley Shadden use the law for their own gain.
They'll free anyone from thieves to cattle rustlers - as long as they get a handsome bribe in return. Everything else is given the blind eye.
And if that's not enough, it looks like the ...
An elderly man with only one leg is murdered and left in a pool of his own blood outside his house. To add to the mystery, a note found in his pocket says, 'Why Run Backwards You'll Vomit.' London Detective Chief Inspector Theo Blackwell can't understand the motive for killing the old man, or the meaning of the cryptic message.
Later, a woman is stabbed on her doorstep. The two seemingly unrelated cases have two things in common: apparently random victims and suspects with alibis.
As DCI Blackwell works on solving the cases, he ...
A novel about the courage of five women in Argentina's war of terror during the 1970s. Their lives are observed by an American banker who has stayed in Buenos Aires after most foreigners have been evacuated. He falls in love with one of the women, a refugee from another war who is living in Argentina under a false identity, but they are drawn into the war between the guerrillas and the military.
Revd Inspector Blake Hartley thinks his sideman is joking when he rushes into the vestry to announce there's a dead body in the graveyard. However, it turns out there is indeed the body of a murdered man on top of one of the graves.
Whilst trying to solve the case, Hartley and his sergeant, Ibraham Khan, uncover a darker side to their home town of Keighworth. A world of drug smuggling, money laundering and honour killings. Their investigations lead them to Arizona where, in a dramatic climax, the identity of the murderer is finally ...
Sister Agnes Carmichael has finally decided it's time for her to retire. Leaving the casualty department at Hemmington General, one she'd grown fond of, was a large step for her.
Leaving her beautiful cottage was another step towards the new life she envisioned.
Unable to settle as a retiree, Sister Carmichael takes up another position at a private hospital.
Things are very different here - starting with the patients, whose privileges entitle them to a level above the average person.
Getting used to their ways was a learning ...
The Twelfth of Never - An Espionage Thriller by the author or Tetris and Omega Factor
The Twelfth of Never is a fast-paced, thriller with more twists and turns than a roller coaster ride as it rockets you towards a surprising climax.
Gideon LeMont struggles with the memories of a war long forgotten. There are recollections hiding beneath the surface of his subconscious. The only thing he had to ease the pain was a picture of a woman he knew not how he came to having it or if she was real person, but it was the only thing he had to ...
Surrounded by dense, dark woodland, the Hermitage is an exclusive school for girls.
One balmy summer's night, Sukie Melville leaves her room and vanishes into the woods. The following day her body is pulled from the waters of the Menai Strait.
When Superintendent Michael McKenna and his team move in to investigate the death, the school's charismatic headmistress insists it was suicide - but McKenna isn't so sure. With the truth inextricably bound up in the secrets and lies of the young girls, the investigation soon proves to be as ...
This is the sequel to 'My Very First Murder'.
Galvanised by previous success, the narrator confesses to another homicide. Rather than selecting a random victim this time, the eager perpetrator has a particular type in mind. Social cleansing is the killer's moral justification for slaying a paedophile.
The unnamed killer has stepped out of their comfort zone this time. Impulsive and even reckless at times, the murderer sets about their new project with mounting pleasure. The murderer's journey is not without issues, but deems the ...
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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The elegance of a London season and the atrocities of an Indian mutiny woven into an intricate tapestry
Antonia and Charles are swept up in the glittering swirl of a London season as they present Aunt Aelfrida's ward to society. In India Antonia's closest girlhood friend is caught in the most brutal massacre 'in the book of time'. What could these disparate events have to do with murders in London and Brighton? This engrossing story comes to life with all the vivid historical detail readers expect from Donna Fletcher Crow.
Larry and Nigel are mechanics at an upscale garage in Austin, Texas. High-end cars and affluence are everywhere, but always just out of reach for two working-class guys, it seems.
Or is it?
Other books by Bart Hopkins:
World Wide Gone
Circus: A Quartet of Shorts
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Senator Nicholas J. Ferris has always prided himself on doing what is right. Which is why he opposed the F.O.R.C.E. Act, which allows the police to act without concern for civil rights. When he comes to Cleaveland, Ohio, to open an agency to help victims of sexual abuse, he finds himself battling Agents of the F.O.R.C.E Act after a police shooting. One agent who may be on his side or not is Angie, a Latina with issues of her own. Of course there is also the urban legend of a shadow that devours criminals, which may be all too true. ...
Sherlock Holmes himself would have us believe that, once a case was finished, it - or the people involved - never crossed his mind again. "A client is to me a mere unit," he once told Watson, "a factor in a problem." And yet, in a career spanning multiple decades and thousands of cases, he must have occasionally re-crossed paths with previous clients - and the occasional villain as well!
This anthology, with twenty-nine brand new stories, spread over three volumes, reveals some of those sequel investigations. There are stories ...