Hostage Negotiation Special Agent April Ramos is reeling
from a negotiation gone bad, resulting in a suicide. She
stops by a donut shop on her way home to soothe some of
the ache. A young lady behind her in line hands April a
screaming baby, says she can't take Read more...
Gabe Rodriguez never thought he'd be where he is today ... working at
an elementary school in the facilities and maintenance department.
He's made a mess of his life and is trying to put it back together.
However, he loves his work, and more than that, he loves the Read more...
Kate Weller is on her way to a party on Jekyll Island
when a black van runs her off the road and shoots out her
back window. Turning down a path to the marina, she
escapes temporarily from the van, but finds herself knee
deep in the marshy waters surrounding Read more...
Bodies are piling up in Washington, DC, but a strange
coincidence links them all together. They are glowing and
gooey, melting away from the inside. This can only be the
work of the AFO (Arrow and Flame Order). Cole "Tox"
Russell and SAARC (Special Activities Artifact Recovery
and Containment) have Read more...
Samira Desta is hiding out in Italy from a United States
senator after he launched a terrorist attack on Los Angeles,
killings thousands. He targeted her fiancé as the terrorist
and had him murdered. Now she's hiding out, trying to
gather the information she needs to take the senator Read more...
Cal Donovan is a professor of religious history at
Harvard University in Boston. He's written several books
and papers, but he is most noted for his book on the
history of stigmata. Stigmata is a condition in which
marks appear on a person's body like the marks left Read more...
David Galloway is a bookstore owner in Harbor Vale,
Michigan. His assistant, Tiana Burton, hears on the news
that Zachary Wilson, a daredevil celebrity, has fallen
while trying to walk across the Grand Canyon, but did not
die in the fall. David doesn't even know who Zachary is,
but Read more...
Jenna Jones gets a divorce for her fortieth birthday from
her "starving artist" husband Damien. Since she has been
the primary bread winner in the family for the past
fifteen years, she gets to pay him spousal support. How
is this fair? Her great aunt Edie sends her a birthday Read more...
Bishop Henry Lapp is at the refreshment counter of the
Colorado Ski Hi Rodeo when he hears a rifle shot. His
only thought is of Emma, his soon to be wife. As he is
running to find her, everyone else is running in the
opposite direction. He glances into the Read more...
Dr. Lauren McKenna is on her way to meet her husband,
Donovan Nash, in Monterey, California when a meteor
shower riddles holes in the cockpit of their Gulfstream
jet. One of their engines is also taken out by either a
rogue meteor or possibly space debris. They drop altitude
and Read more...
Harper Szymanski is still trying to make ends meet, two
years after her divorce. She had been a stay-at-home mom to
Becca, her only daughter. Now she is in the work force,
using the only skills she has, taking care of household
details for busy people. Her virtual Read more...
Olivia Lathom's body is dumped in Paddock Square in the
middle of the night. Paddock Square is in the center of
Brownwood, one of three town squares in The Villages,
Florida, an expansive retirement community in north
central Florida. Olivia is in The Villages for a book
signing of Read more...
Jake Longly and Nicole Jemison are called into private eye
duty once again in A-LIST. Jake is an ex-MLB pitcher and
Nicole is a screenwriter. Jake and Nicole met in their last
escapade as part-time private eyes for Jake's dad Ray, who
owns a PI business Read more...
Sienna Moreno and her son Leo have just relocated to Icicle
Falls to start over. Leo has special needs and Sienna needed
to get away from her deadbeat ex-husband. She loves
everything about this quaint little German town, except for
her next door neighbor Bob Cratchett. Mr. Cratchett is Read more...
Robin Jessop and David Mallory are excited to open the box
just delivered to Robin's antiquarian bookshop. They had the
package shipped to them after their last adventure in
Switzerland searching for the Knights Templar treasure. They
narrowly escaped death, being followed and attacked by the
Dominican order from Read more...
Drew and Madeline Farthering are on holiday visiting Lord
and Lady Rainsby at Thorburn Hall and are excited to be
attending the British Open in Edinburgh. Drew's manager at
Farthering Place and best friend Nick Dennison is with them.
Nick is looking forward to seeing Carrie Holland again.
She Read more...
There have been four murders in Pelican, Louisiana in the
last three months at Crozat Bed and Breakfast. It looks like
Maggie Crozat has just discovered murder victim number five,
but not at Crozat B&B this time. Maggie works part time as a
tour guide at Doucet Plantation, formerly Read more...
Merry Knight is working as a temp in a downtown Seattle
office so she can earn enough money to finish her last year
of college. She works long hours and then takes care of her
family. Her mom has Multiple Sclerosis, and Merry has an
eighteen-year-old brother with Read more...
Wanda Brunstetter and her daughters Jean and Richelle bring
us a delightful Christmas story that spans three
generations. In LUELLA'S PROMISE, by Wanda Brunstetter,
Luella Ebersol takes a job caring for Dena Zook and her
young son Daryl. Luella cooks, cleans, watches Daryl and
does all the things that Read more...
The Amish life is a quiet and simple one, right ... well not
always. Bishop Henry Lapp is again in the middle of a murder
investigation. Henry is a birdwatcher. On an early morning
trip to the Monte Vista National Wildlife Refuge in the San
Luis Valley of Colorado, he stumbles Read more...
Viki is a former School Library Media
Specialist who spent 37 years in
education and is now enjoying her
retirement. She and her husband, Jeff,
live in Oxford, FL (central part of
state). They have two grown
daughters, two grandsons,
one Dalmatian and one Yellow Lab.
Reading, floral arranging, crafting
volunteering at church and school take
up most of her
spare time. She has been a successful
grant writer and done some tutoring
coordinated an afterschool program
grants she has written for her
church. She is also the Choir Director
and Women's Ministry Leader there.
Viki is active in her local Alpha
Delta Kappa chapter, an international
women educators organization. She
looks forward to doing a lot of
traveling after her husband retires.