The family fortune has vanished, Angelique Archer's
dissolute older brother Gerald, the new Marquess of Hutton
wastes what little money there is, and makes himself a
nuisance, but Angelique is determined to do what it takes
to take care of her two younger brothers. That's how
Angelique ended Read more...
Esmeralda Swift is the administrator of Miss Fortescue's
Employment Agency, which supplies chaperones, governess,
tutors and nurses. Esmeralda has never been a chaperone,
and when the duke of Griffin notices the agency while
walking down the street, he decides to drop in. He needs
a chaperone for his sisters Read more...
Agent Virgil Flowers and his girlfriend Frankie Nobles
were just about to get frisky, when Frankie's sister
Sparkle (née Wanda) drops in. Sparkle is doing her PhD
dissertation on seasonal migrant workers at Castro's
Canning Factory, where not everything is kosher. Not much
later, Virgil gets a Read more...
Rollo and Brianna have been friends since he became a
Jupiter Point HotShot. They're both single, and everybody
think they're perfect for each other and should be dating,
except Rollo and Brianna. They're really only friends, and
besides they both have crushes on other people. So when Read more...
Lola Woodby is still struggling from her social fall from
grace: going from a wealthy New York socialite to a near-
penniless widow is not easy, especially as her detective
agency, Discreet Retrieval Agency, isn't doing too well
either. But she, and her faithful Swedish sidekick and
former cook Read more...
Even in the small village of Carsely, Agatha Raisin's
detective agency is doing well. When Lord Billington is
found murdered, suspects abound: Billington had enraged
the villagers by threatening to turn their allotments into
housing developments. He was a boor, he hated everyone,
and someone disliked him enough to Read more...
Lily Lamprey has starred as a ditzy flapper on the hit TV
show Knightsbridge for four years. And now that her
contract is up, she wants nothing more than make her
dream come true: act on the stage. Gaining some
respectability would also be a perk, because her Read more...
Joey Silvia just learned in a most dramatic manner that
her boyfriend of two years had been married all that time.
As she was already going home to Oregon for her brother
Dillon's wedding to Oscar, Joey would try to lick her
wounds at the same time. Her best Read more...
Washington Metropolitan Police Department Detective Braden
Hayes learned his lesson early: always follow the
rules. Braden had apprehended and interrogated Dreya Clark
several times, but could never pin anything on her, Dreya,
a cat burglar, was just too clever, but that was about to
change. Once again, Braden and his Read more...
Director of the Shanghai Legal Reform
Committee: such a lofty and meaningless title. What passed
for a promotion, was in fact a demotion for now ex-Chief
Inspector Chen Cao, formerly of the Shanghai Police Bureau
Special Case Squad. As hard as he tried to toe the Party
line, Chen Read more...
Gin -- the Spider -- Blanco is stalking rich drunk Damian
Rivera's mansion in hope of discovering some information
on the Circle, a secret society. Gin needs to find her
mother's murderer, and that implies knowing the identity
of the head of the Circle. Gin comes up empty-handed at Read more...
Helene Carlyle is determined to marry off her eldest son,
Sawyer. He's had enough of his mother always interfering:
he can manage anyone and anything, but when it comes to
his mother, he needs a buffer. He had mentioned that
tidbit to his brother Hudson when they had too Read more...
Chicago private investigator V. I. WARSHAWSKI is asked to
look into the disappearance of a young African-American
August Veriden, who works as a trainer in a university
gym, but is also an aspiring filmmaker. It seems he
vanished along with a Black movie star, Emerald Ferring,
whose days of Read more...
On the evening of what would be known as Kristallnacht,
November 9th 1938, Marianne von Lingenfels is attending a
party at Castle von Lingenfels. Marianne's husband,
Albrecht, is attending as well as Marianne's oldest
friend Martin Constantine Fledermann, "Connie," who has
brought his much younger fiancée Benita Read more...
Sarita Reyes is a police officer in Toronto, Canada, and
when she receives a message saying that her grandmother
is hurt, Sarita takes some time off and flies to
Venezuela to be with her. She is invited to stay in a
house while she waits, and waits. Domitian Argenis has Read more...
Mark Robertson had been sleeping for three days when his
front door buzzer interrupts a vivid erotic dream. Mark's
sanity is hanging by a thread, he's a bear shifter and his
grizzly is threatening to take over. Mark needs to mate.
Badly. And to make things worse, the Read more...
Emerson Montgomery had sworn she would never go back to her
home town, Millhaven. Fate decided otherwise when she
was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis, and everything fell
apart: she lost her glamorous job, her boyfriend left her,
and the only place where she could work as a physical
therapist was Read more...
Mace Carson was driving his truck, when he notices a car
sliding on the road, heading for the bottom of the creek.
He doesn't hesitate for a moment and hurries to rescue the
driver. The woman seems somewhat familiar, but he can't
place her. While she doesn't Read more...
Upon the death of their father, the illustrious solicitor
Elias Carrow, it's up to his son Bertram to pick up the
remaining cases. Unfortunately, when he's nervous, Bertram's
stutter becomes very problematic. He needs moral support in
the presence of his sister Rosamund, who knows the law Read more...
Essie Vanderfair was determined to top her rival Victor
Daley; if she could only write that elusive successful
book. Essie's family scoffed at her choice of career,
that of a dime novelist, and so did her former beau; they
all deemed that she did not take life seriously enough Read more...
As soon as I learned to read, I read.
work full-time, I have a Master's
in Linguistics, and I'm fluent in
and English. I enjoy many genres of
books, mostly paranormal (love those
vampires), YA, NA, romantic suspense;
whatever is good. If it's a good book,
it's a good book.