Too Clever By Half
The naked, maimed body found floating off the coast of Cornwall's English Channel presents a vexing puzzle for Detective Inspector Morgan Davies and her Scene of Crimes Manager, Calum West. Post-mortem confirms the dead man's wounds are evidence of torture, but without a name, a crime scene, or a motive, the detectives are stymied.
The Mona Marple Starter Library: Two Cozy Mysteries In One: Once Upon a Crime and The Ghosts of Mystic Springs
Two cozy mystery books in one!Enjoy Mona Marple's first-in-series books with this starter library.Once Upon a Crime:If Sandy can't solve her rival's murder, it's more than her buns on the line…Sandy Shaw enjoys her reign as the sole baker and bookseller in the sleepy village of Waterfell Tweed. But when Reginald, the local eccentric, announces plans to open a competing shop across the square, she fails to hide her frustration. As she formulates her plan of attack, Reginald goes from being the town weirdo to serving as the town corpse…Thrust into the middle of a murder investigation as the prime suspect, Sandy must go from selling buns to solving crimes in a hurry. With no one to save her biscuits but herself, she puts down her rolling pin and gets to work. If she fails to find the murderer in time, she'll be serving a whole lot more than tea...
Tested by Fire: He Sought Revenge – He Found Life (Medic 7 Series Book 1)
In this medical thriller, Paramedic Jim Stockbridge responds to an EMS call in the ghetto and finds his best friend brutally stabbed and shot. Consumed with rage he hunts down Sid Drake’s killers and renders his own form of justice. But he soon finds himself lost, tangling with his own demons, and a vicious street gang and its ruthless warlord, William “J-Rock” Jackson. So begins a long, dark journey that pushes Jim deep into his own personal world of bitterness and revenge, and ultimately to the brink of disaster. Haunting nightmares ensue. Endless nights. A brutal biker gang tries to have him killed and an angry detective wants him behind bars. His girlfriend leaves him, J-Rock is out for blood, and suddenly his entire world seems to be falling apart. Jim Stockbridge becomes a man truly tested by fire. He set out to seek revenge, but found something totally unexpected--forgiveness.
Murder in the Manor (A Lacey Doyle Cozy Mystery—Book 1)
MURDER IN THE MANOR (A LACEY DOYLE COZY MYSTERY—BOOK 1) is the debut novel in a charming new cozy mystery series by Fiona Grace. Lacey Doyle, 39 years old and freshly divorced, needs a drastic change. She needs to quit her job, leave her horrendous boss and New York City, and walk away from the fast life. Making good on her childhood promise to herself, she decides to walk away from it all, and to relive a beloved childhood vacation in the quaint English seaside town of Wilfordshire.Wilfordshire is exactly as Lacey remembers it, with its ageless architecture, cobblestone streets, and with nature at its doorstep. Lacey doesn’t want to go back home—and spontaneously, she decides to stay, and to give her childhood dream a try: she will open her own antique shop.Lacey finally feels that her life is taking a step in the right direction—until her new star customer...
Mama’s Tears: A Standalone Novel
***RE-RELEASE - Originally titled YO MAMA'S ON CRACK ROCK***On Chicago’s South Side, there’s a story that needs to be told. A story about the life so many had and will have. This is a raw and real saga about the unending trials that define the everyday existence for so many struggling and dedicated Black women just trying to simply make it.Sandra is a single mother of three boys, rearing them all alone. Tragedy finds her making questionable decisions in life. However, in the midst of her pain, she manages to maintain faith and a sense of hope. But will life's seemingly unending tribulations keep her down or will she overcome them? Read more in MAMA'S TEARS.
One Winter Night: A Sexy Bad Boy Holiday Novel (The Parker’s 12 Days of Christmas Book 1)
Snow covers the ground and love is in the air in the southern city of Savannah.I’ve only recently gotten out of the military, but my best friend’s father gave me a good job at his security firm.The last person I expected to find working there was my best friend’s little sister – all grown up.She’s beyond beautiful and such a handful – in more ways than one.I can’t help but think about what we could be if she would stop being so damn difficult, but it’s part of her charm.She’s in for the adventure of her lifetime with me, and it’s going to start one winter night soon.
The Flip (Romance in Rehoboth Book 2)
Aunt Penny's beach house isn't the only thing getting flipped in this hilarious romantic comedy! Andrew and Sonnet hated each other in high school. Always rivals for the best grades and top academic honors, there was no love lost between these two nerds after graduation.Ten years later, they're both named heirs to property in coastal Delaware after the passing of its owner, Penelope Vaughn, who was Andrew's great aunt and Sonnet's beloved next door neighbor growing up. The quaint beach cottage needs serious work before going on the market. Andrew and Sonnet are both willing to bury the hatchet in exchange for drills and saws, especially since they stand to make a pretty penny with the beachfront property, which will finance Drew's dream of opening a business and Sonnet's plan to earn her doctorate in astrophysics. But when they face a multitude of home improvement obstacles, will these two former...