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Gunfire disrupts a Christmas wedding in this 2-in-1 collection of original, connected novellas.

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Revenge never tasted so sweet

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November 17, 2015
Linsday McKenna | Character Interview with: Captain Tal Culver, USMC

November 14, 2015
12 Things you didnít know about Lindsay McKenna

October 21, 2015
Lindsay McKenna | Character Interview with Cav Jordan, US Navy SEAL

July 22, 2015
Lindsay McKenna | Character Bio on Lia Cassidy

June 7, 2015
FREE EBOOK from Lindsay McKenna, author of NOWHERE TO HIDE!

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Linsday McKenna | Character Interview with: Captain Tal Culver, USMC
November 17, 2015
I met Chief Wyatt Lockwood, a brazen US Navy SEAL, by accident one night after coming in off a sniper mission. We met in the  Read More...

12 Things you didnít know about Lindsay McKenna
November 14, 2015
1. I lived in 22 different places in six different Western states growing up by the time I was 18. My father was  Read More...

Lindsay McKenna | Character Interview with Cav Jordan, US Navy SEAL
October 21, 2015
I didnít really want to take this latest PSD, personal security detail, to protect a woman named Lia Cassidy. Frankly? Iíve been lost  Read More...

Lindsay McKenna | Character Bio on Lia Cassidy
July 22, 2015
Iím Lia Cassidy and I was born and raised in Ontario, Oregon, the heart of sugar beet country. My Dad is a farmer and  Read More...

Lindsay McKenna | The Director's Cut of TAKING FIRE is Available Now
March 1, 2015
TAKING FIRE and  

Lindsay McKenna | The Shadow Warriors Saga Continues in TAKING FIRE
February 25, 2015
I am working with Harlequin to do something rather innovative for my many loyal readers. I got a lot of emails begging me to right  Read More...

Lindsay McKenna | Where Are Your Favorite Characters Now? Find Out in ZONE OF FIRE
February 1, 2015
Iím getting excited! My first ebook novella written and published by me, ZONE  Read More...

Lindsay McKenna | WOLF HAVEN -- a Wyoming book
November 27, 2014
Dear Reader, At last, my next Wyoming series book! Starting in 2015, I will have  Read More...

Lindsay McKenna | Coming Home for Christmas
October 29, 2014
It was a delight and honor to be part of this very special Christmas book for several reasons. Harlequin chose women authors who were in  Read More...

Lindsay McKenna | Buys Entire Wyoming Series to Put Into Audiobooks
September 17, 2014 has just signed a contract with   Read More...

Lindsay McKenna | Course of Action: The Rescue
September 9, 2014
COURSE OF ACTION: THE RESCUE, continues  

Lindsay McKenna to be on Authors on the Air tonight!
June 6, 2014
Join me on June 6, 8 p.m., EDT, where I'll be interviewed by the fabulous Pam Stack of Authors on the Air, about  Read More...

Lindsay McKenna | BREAKING POINT now here!
April 30, 2014
So excited that BREAKING POINT was released yesterday. It's the next in the Shadow series.   Read More...

DEGREE OF RISK by Lindsay McKenna is out!
March 1, 2014
Chief Warrant Officer 4 Sarah Benson, US Army, Medevac pilot, has fallen in love with Ethan Quinn. He's a US Navy SEAL stationed at  Read More...

Lindsay McKenna | Writing sequels
February 1, 2014
I rarely write sequels but RISK TAKER, HRS, February, 2014 and   Read More...

Lindsay McKenna | Writing a New Series
December 1, 2013
My new series, Shadow Warriors, has been five years in the making. Because I held  Read More...

Lindsay Mckenna | Introducing COURSE OF ACTION
November 2, 2013
DEAR READER COURSE OF ACTION was created by myself and Merline Lovelace for Harlequin Romantic  Read More...

Lindsay McKenna | Ebook Release Of Lindsay's Other Books She Wrote For Other Publishers September 16, 2013 Via Harlequin
October 1, 2013
Harlequin has bought nine books that I've written for other publishers over the years and are going to convert them into Ebooks so that  Read More...

Lindsay McKenna | Wyoming Series returns
August 27, 2013
Dear Reader: Ex-Navy SEAL Talon Holt, knows all about heart rending loss. He lost his rancher father at age eleven. When his mother, Sandy  Read More...

Lindsay McKenna | THE LONER available June 25th
June 22, 2013
Dear Reader: Having been in the US Navy and having had Marine Corps friends in combat, I have seen what war does to a person  Read More...

Lindsay McKenna | A new series begins...Operation Shadow Warriors
February 2, 2013
I'm thrilled to announce that I've created a new series called Operation Shadow Warriors.   Read More...

Lindsay McKenna | Survival Can Be A Hard Road
July 4, 2012
I love stories about survival. Ranching stories and cowboys go hand-in-hand with my interest in the human struggle. In   Read More...

Lindsay McKenna | Welcome back to the Black Jaguar Squadron
March 13, 2012
Dear Readers, I loved crafting HIS DUTY TO PROTECT for Harlequin Romantic Suspense! It is  Read More...

Lindsay McKenna | A Salute to Afghanistan, OPERATION FORBIDDEN
February 26, 2011
I have a great, personal love for the people of Afghanistan. Because Iím a GIA Colored Stones graduate, my hobby is creating beautiful gemstone  Read More...

Lindsay McKenna | Top Tips For Successful Writers
December 30, 2010
This blog is for those of you who want to write, are struggling to write and who want to publish. My latest book,   Read More...

Lindsay McKenna | Creating a New Saga-Series
June 7, 2010
In June of 1988, I created the beginning of the Morganís Mercenaries/Morgan Trayhern saga series. Back then, no one had done  Read More...

Lindsay McKenna | Warriors For The Light
April 8, 2010
This six book series began with a bang in October, 2006. UNFORGIVEN was the launch  Read More...

Lindsay McKenna | Researching blog
November 29, 2008
I love research. It gets me out in the field and I meet some of the most remarkable people in those professions. Research, to me  Read More...

Dear Reader

Welcome to the Delos Series! I spent five years creating this saga-series. Those readers who are familiar with Morganís Mercenaries (45 books strong), know that I wrote about a military family. This started back in the 1990ís. You and I fell in love with the Trayhern Family. It was the right tone for the tenor of the times.

Today, weíre global. Those who have Internet can be halfway around the world in the blink of an eye. There are no longer boundaries as weíve known them before. We are a huge melting pot of humanity, warts and all. I wanted to create a global family this time, that reflected the world we live in 2015. And I created three families from three different parts of the world who held all life sacred and important.

The Culver family is from Alexandria, Virginia. The Kemel family is from Kusadasi, Turkey. The Mykonos family is from Athens, Greece. And like today, family members meet, fall in love and marry a partner from another country. There is a mixing of blood, experience, knowledge, philosophies and an emphasis on what is important to each of them.

The three families have grown children who are a combination of American, Turkish and Greek bloodlines. And although their lineage is far flung, all three families believe in giving back to those who have less. In 1950, Delos charities was formed by the Kemel family. In 1990, Dilara Kemel-Badem, Turkish and Greek, met and married US Air Force Major Robert Culver. She moved to Alexandria, Virginia and became the president of Delos charities. They raised three children: Talia (Tal), the oldest daughter and twins, Matt and Alexa.

In todayís world of terror, where nothing is no longer safe anywhere on our planet, the three Culver children go into the military. It is when one of the Delos charities in La Fortuna, Costa Rica, is attacked, two teachers murdered, that Robert and Dilara Culver decide their 1,800 charities worldwide, create Artemis Security, their in-house firm. And as they create this protection for their vast number of volunteers worldwide, they ask their grown children to leave the military and come home to run it.

In Book 1, Nowhere to Hide, is the story of Lia Cassidy, a volunteer to the school in La Fortuna. You will be on the ground floor of seeing how Artemis came into being. And how ex-SEAL, Cav Jordan, assigned to protect Lia as they rebuild the burned down school, falls in love with this valiant, brave young woman.

Book 2, Tangled Pursuit, you will meet Captain Tal Culver, US Marine Corps. She has nearly nine years in the Corps. A natural leader, she is the assistant commanding officer for one of two sniper units out of Bagram, Afghanistan. She will become CEO of Artemis. US Navy SEAL Chief Wyatt Lockwood, a brazen Texan who has had his eye on Tal for three years, decides its time to get this woman of his (even though Tal doesnít know it yet), to give him a chance to catch and keep her.

Book 3, Forged in Fire, you will meet Delta Force Army Sergeant Matt Culver. Heís been in the Army since eighteen and is a kidnapping and ransom (KNR) specialist out of Bagram, Afghanistan. Mattís enlistment is up in four months. During a holiday program over Thanksgiving at the base, he meets Dr. Dara McKinley, a pediatrician who volunteers her time at a charity in Kabul. They are on a collision course with one another. Matt will later be director of KNR at Artemis.

Book 4, Broken Dreams, you will meet US Air Force Captain Alexa Culver. Sheís an A-10 combat jet pilot, risking her life over six tours in Afghanistan. Unexpectedly meeting Gage Hunter, a quiet Marine Corps sniper who is a good friend of her brother, Matt, she finds herself helplessly drawn to the West Virginian with a soft drawl. Little do they realize when they go out to an Afghan village to give medical help to children, their lives will change forever. Alexa was planning on giving up her commission to go home to help run Artemis.

After you meet the Culver family and get to know them, their story, and the person they fell deeply in love with, I will then be writing about the missions. These ops will come out of Delos charities that have need of protection from some faction in their country. Tal, Matt and Alexa, with a team of two hundred of the best security people in the world, will take the info and then create a mission plan. One security contractor might be needed. It could be a man or a woman. Or two might be needed. The stories are going to be fresh, intensely romantic, and heart-poundingly paced so you canít stop reading!

What I love also, is being an ďIndieĒ (independent) writer. In 2016 you will find 40,000 word novellas on each of the above characters. Youíll go deeper into their individual stories. I have always wanted to write beyond the main book, but in brick ín mortar publishing, it was almost impossible. Now? I can do it. Please drop me a line and let me know if you like these containing novellas.

Let me hear from you about the Culver Family and the Delos series. Happy reading!

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The "Top Gun of Women's Military Fiction," Linsday McKenna has had 145 books published under the McKenna name since 1981, most dealing with military or mercenary subjects, for several publishers: Simon and Schuster, Warner, Avon and Berkely, Harlequin/Silhouette. She is the originator of the Military Romance genre, with "Captive of Fate," Silhouette Special Edition, 1983. She has sold 23 million books worldwide and in 33 foreign languages. She proudly served in the US Navy and was a meteorologist.

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Night Hawk, January 2016
Jackson Hole, Wyoming #10
Broken Dreams, January 2016
Delos #4
Forged in Fire, December 2015
Delos #3
Tangled Pursuit, November 2015
Delos #2
Nowhere to Hide, October 2015
Delos #1
Last Chance, July 2015
Delos #.5
Course of Action: Crossfire, June 2015
Running Fire, May 2015
Shadow Warriors #8
Taking Fire, March 2015
Shadow Warriors #7
On Fire, March 2015
Shadow Warriors #7.5
Zone of Fire, February 2015
Shadow Warriors
Wolf Haven, December 2014
The Wyoming Series #9
Coming Home For Christmas, November 2014
Heart of the Eagle, September 2014
Kincaid Trilogy #1
e-Book (reprint)
Solitaire, September 2014
Kincaid Trilogy #3
Course Of Action: The Rescue, September 2014
A Measure of Love, September 2014
Kincaid Trilogy #2
e-Book (reprint)
Never Surrender, July 2014
Shadow Warriors #6
Mass Market Paperback
Breaking Point, May 2014
Shadow Warriors #5
Mass Market Paperback
Point of Departure, April 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Too Near the Fire, April 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Wilderness Passion, April 2014
e-Book (reprint)
My Only One, April 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Texas Wildcat, April 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Touch the Heavens, April 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Degree of Risk, March 2014
Shadow Warriors #4
Mass Market Paperback
King of Swords, February 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Sun Woman, February 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Brave Heart, February 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Lord of Shadowhawk, February 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Risk Taker, February 2014
Shadow Warriors #3
Mass Market Paperback
Love Me Before Dawn, January 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Chase the Clouds, January 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Heart of the Tiger, January 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Captive of Fate, January 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Come Gentle the Dawn, January 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Down Range, December 2013
Shadow Warriors #2
Course of Action, November 2013
Mass Market Paperback
Danger Close, September 2013
Shadow Warriors #1
e-Book (reprint)
On Wings of Passion, September 2013
e-Book (reprint)
Night Flight, September 2013
e-Book (reprint)
Torrid Nights, September 2013
e-Book (reprint)
A Proposal for Christmas, September 2013
Beginning With You, September 2013
e-Book (reprint)
Hostage Heart, September 2013
e-Book (reprint)
Untamed Desire, September 2013
e-Book (reprint)
When Tomorrow Comes, September 2013
e-Book (reprint)
High Country Rebel, September 2013
Jackson Hole, Wyoming #8
A Chance Encounter, September 2013
e-Book (reprint)
The Loner, July 2013
Jackson Hole, Wyoming #7
Beyond Valor, February 2013
Black Jaguar Squadron
The Defender, November 2012
Jackson Hole, Wyoming #6
The Wrangler, July 2012
Wyoming #2
His Duty to Protect, February 2012
Black Jaguar Squadron
The Last Cowboy, November 2011
Wyoming #1
Deadly Silence, June 2011
Jackson Hole, Wyoming #3
Mass Market Paperback
Operation Forbidden, March 2011
Black Jaguar Squadron #2
Deadly Identity, December 2010
Jackson Hole, Wyoming #2
Guardian, June 2010
Warriors for the Light #6
The Adversary, May 2010
Warriors for the Light #5
Reunion, April 2010
Warriors for the Light #4
Mass Market Paperback
His Woman In Command, March 2010
Mass Market Paperback
Shadows From The Past, December 2009
Jackson Hole, Wyoming #1
Mass Market Paperback
The Seeker, August 2009
Time Raiders
Mass Market Paperback
Dangerous Prey, December 2008
Mass Market Paperback
Mission: Christmas, November 2008
Mass Market Paperback
Come Gentle The Dawn, June 2008
Safe Haven
Paperback (reprint)
The Quest, February 2008
Warriors of the Light
Snowbound, January 2008
Heart Of The Storm, December 2007
Dark Truth, July 2007
Warriors of the Night
Mass Market Paperback
Commando, June 2007
Paperback (reprint)
Heart of the Eagle, June 2007
Paperback (reprint)
Her Healing Touch, June 2007
Paperback (reprint)
White Wolf, June 2007
Paperback (reprint)
Beyond the Limit, December 2006
Unforgiven, October 2006
Hangar 13, September 2006
Morgan's Mercenaries: Heart of the Jaguar, May 2006
Paperback (reprint)
Morgan's Mercenaries: Heart of Stone, March 2006
Paperback (reprint)
Morgan's Mercenaries: Heart of the Warrior, March 2006
Paperback (reprint)
Morgan's Mercenaries: Man of Passion, March 2006
Paperback (reprint)
Silent Witness, December 2005
Wild Woman, April 2005
Snowy Nights, November 2003
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