25 of 25 reviews are 4 or 5-star, Lending Enabled
When two of the Twin Cities’ “Lost Boys” — young Somali men drafted to fight for terrorists back in the homeland — kill a pair of cops on his home turf, detective Ray Bleeker is left devastated. One of the dead cops was his girlfriend.
The investigation grinds to a halt when he discovers that the young murderers have fled to Somalia to fight in the rebel army. He’s at his wits’ end when the father of one of the boys, an ex-gang leader named Mustafa, comes looking for answers, wanting to clear his son’s name and refusing to take no for an answer.
Bleeker and Mustafa form an uneasy alliance, teaming up to help bring the boys back home to stand trial. But little do they know what Somalia has in store for them.
Murder, warfare, piracy, love, betrayal and revenge. ALL THE YOUNG WARRIORS is an epic thriller that will have you white-knuckling your eReader all through the night.
282 pages, 12 of 14 reviews are 5-star, Lending Enabled
Breecie Lemay fears the gun hidden in her father’s staircase is the same weapon that killed her mother. In search of the truth, she’s thrust into a world of her father’s only true legacy… lies.
Warnings become death threats because she knows too much.
She knows nothing.
She can trust no one.
403 pages, 114 of 156 reviews are 4 or 5-star, Lending Enabled
In the late fall of 2013, a lethal pandemic virus emerges from the Islamic Republic of Indonesia and rages unchecked across every continent. When the Jakarta Flu threatens his picture perfect Maine neighborhood, Alex Fletcher, Iraq War veteran, is ready to do whatever it takes to keep his family safe. As a seasoned sales representative for Biosphere Pharmaceuticals, makers of a leading flu virus treatment, Alex understands what a deadly pandemic means for all of them. He particularly knows that strict isolation is the only guaranteed way to protect his family from the new disease.
With his family and home prepared for an extended period of seclusion, Alex has few real concerns about the growing pandemic. But as the deadliest pandemic in human history ravages northern New England, and starts to unravel the fabric of their Maine neighborhood, he starts to realize that the flu itself is the least of his problems. A mounting scarcity of food and critical supplies turns most of the neighbors against him, and Alex is forced to confront their unexpected hostility before it goes too far. Just when he thinks it can’t get any worse, the very face of human evil arrives on Durham Rd. and threatens to destroy them all. Alex and his few remaining friends band together to protect the neighborhood from a threat far deadlier than the flu, as they edge closer to the inevitable confrontation that will test the limits of their humanity.
366 pages, 14 of 18 reviews are 5-star, Lending Enabled
When up-and-coming associate attorney Kelly Ravenfield discovers she is on a stranger’s murder list, she frantically searches for answers, not only to save her life but also to find out whether she was tricked into participating in a murder herself.
Previously Published under the name Night Laws.
283 pages, 12 of 13 reviews are 5-star, Lending Enabled
244 pages, 28 of 33 reviews are 4 or 5-star, Lending Enabled
A SKIER CRASHES: On the slopes of Park City, Utah’s newest ski resort a woman is found dead. At first glance, it has all the makings of an accident. The victim, Charlotte Halliwell, collided with a tree as she schussed her way to the bottom of the hill. But what if her death wasn’t an accident at all––what if she was murdered?
A SISTER IS ON A MISSION: In Black Diamond Death, Audrey Halliwell faces a problem: finding someone who believes her story.
Enter Private Investigator Sloane Monroe.
When Audrey marches into Sloane’s office with claims her sister’s death was no accident Sloane is skeptical at first, but agrees to take the case. With little to go on, she questions the people in Charlotte’s life and discovers Parker Stanton, a jilted ex-fiancé with plenty to hide, and as the son of a prominent businessman, he will go to any lengths to protect his secrets.
A SECOND BODY IS FOUND: Just as Sloane feels she’s close to solving the case she stumbles on another dead body and is forced to re-examine the clues from the beginning, but she must tread lightly. With the killer aware that Sloane will stop at nothing to find him, her life is in danger and her every move is being tracked. Will Sloane uncover the truth before he strikes again?
Rashomon Gate by IJ Parker
364 pages, 21 of 25 reviews are 4 or 5-star, Lending Enabled
In the second book in the series, a cheating scandal at the imperial university draws government official Sugawara Akitada into a mystery that will soon involve several murders as well as his courtship of the daughter of Professor Hirata, who has asked him to investigate a simple case of blackmail. Taking a teaching position at the university, Akitada becomes involved in the murder of a young girl and the mysterious disappearance of an elderly prince—a disappearance that the emperor has pronounced a miracle, but that the small grandson of the prince insists was murder.
281 pages, 7 of 8 reviews are 5-star, Lending Enabled
A community in Hampton, Virginia is turned upside down when a devout family is brutally murdered. Meanwhile, the local Catholic church is grievously divided as a parish priest confronts allegations of sexual misconduct. Faced with the most disturbing crime of his career, Hampton’s police chief partners with a feisty, independent-minded newspaper reporter to seek truth and justice.
Truth Runs Deep explores issues of religious and sexual tolerance in a fast-paced, suspense-filled mystery.
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