Rock a Bye Baby

by Willow Rose

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A horrifying psychological thriller. If you like American Psycho you’ll love this novella.

Lisa Rasmussen just had a baby and everything in her life seems perfect at this point. Only she wishes that everyone else around her would be as flawless as she is and stop getting in her way. And if they won’t listen, then she’ll make them.

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Paradise has a dark side.

Overcoming a past filled with scars, Lei makes a life for herself as a cop in the sleepy Big Island town of Hilo. When a routine patrol turns up two murdered teens, Lei’s world is rocked: she knows one of the girls.

Even as Lei is drawn into the case, the killer’s attention fixes on her.

Despite the strain of being toyed with by a murderer, Lei’s attracted to the lead detective, Michael Stevens–but she can’t afford distractions. Amidst an enchanting backdrop of Hawaii’s black sand beaches and shrouded fern forests, a killer’s closing in on her.

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What is truly worth risking your life for?

Detective John Jordan thought he had put murder investigation behind him for good—his own good. Leaving Atlanta and the costly cases he worked there behind, he returns to Florida in search of the serenity that has so long eluded him.

But when he witnesses the shocking and bizarre death of a black inmate in state prison custody, John realizes he can no longer run from his true calling. Now he must determine if the suspicious death he witnessed is murder, accident, or suicide—even if it cost him his life.

The Last Four Digits

by Julie Leo

Fans of Stephanie Plum and Izzy Spellman will love the adventures of private eye Lola Vega… Movie star Jack Stone appears to have committed suicide, but nobody believes it. Join Lola on a romp through the Hollywood Hills, Tijuana, ex-wives, and psychics, dodging professional killers and one hot cop. Everybody wants Lola!

Frost and Ashes

by Inger Wolf

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During a snowstorm, an 8 year-old boy is found dead in a stream running through a village in Denmark. He has been strangled with a fishing line and has severe burn marks on his hands.

The investigation of the killing of the boy goes in several directions.

To an old man with a dark past and a collection of beetles, to a boy with a cell phone and a guilty conscience, and to a drowning accident in the same stream thirty years ago.

Police-inspector Daniel Trokic is handling the case with his team, and while the snow is slowly melting, a terribly painful story is revealed.

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Cusp of Night

by Mae Clair

Recently settled in Hode’s Hill, Pennsylvania, Maya Sinclair is enthralled by the town’s folklore, especially the legend about a centuries-old monster. A devil-like creature with uncanny abilities responsible for several horrific murders, the Fiend has evolved into the stuff of urban myth. But the past lives again when Maya witnesses an assault during the annual “Fiend Fest.” Compelled to discover who is behind the attack and why, Maya discovers the journal of a late nineteenth-century spiritualist who once lived in Maya’s house—a woman whose ghost may still linger. Known as the Blue Lady due to a genetic condition, Lucinda Glass vanished without a trace and was believed to be one of the Fiend’s tragic victims. The disappearance of a young couple, combined with more sightings of the monster, trigger Maya to delve deeper into the mystery. But the closer she gets to the truth, the closer she comes to a hidden world of twisted secrets, insanity, and an evil that refuses to die.

Stolen artifacts, a missing anthropologist and a tenacious amateur sleuth!
When an American art history student discovers disturbing links between an international artifact smuggling ring, the Dutch government and Catholic Church, she gets pulled into a world of shady anthropologists, missionaries, headhunters and smugglers – where the line between good and evil is blurry at best, and the only certainty is that sins of the past are never fully erased.
This captivating dual-timeline thriller is set in the Netherlands and Papua.
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Set in the Danish coastal town of Karrebaeksminde, journalist Rebekka Franck returns to her hometown with her six-year-old daughter. She is trying to escape her ex-husband and starting a new life for her and her daughter when the small sleepy town experiences a murder. One of the kingdom’s wealthiest men is brutally killed in his summer residence in Karrebaeksminde. While Rebekka Franck and her punk photographer Sune try to cover the story for the local newspaper, another murder happens on a high society rich man. Now Rebekka Franck realizes that the drowsy little kingdom of Denmark has gotten its first serial killer and soon a series of dark secrets – long buried but not forgotten – will see the light of day.

Heaven to Betsy

by Pamela Fagan Hutchins

A former rodeo queen turned paralegal. A criminal attorney with a soft spot for lost causes. To find a missing girl, they’ll team up for one wild ride. Heaven to Betsy is a mystery with a romantic twist. Readers who like strong-minded women, heart-pounding plots, and a side-serving of humor, will love Pamela Fagan Hutchins’ nail-biting novel.

Game of Greed

by Charlotte Larsen

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Earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s needs, but not every man’s greed.On the surface Francis Scott-Wren appears like any other rich socialite – tailored suits, old world charm and significant wealth. A man born to privilege. But what only a very few know, is that Scott-Wren has a secret: he uses his wealth and influence to rid the world of greed and selfishness.

Now he has his sights on ruthless power broker George Schwartz, who directs Schwartz Inc. as a vehicle of personal profit and vengeance. Backed by his squad of highly trained agents, including his loyal sidekicks Dhammakarati, a Buddhist monk, and the anti-social female agent Jo, Scott-Wren and his team set off on a collision course with Schwartz that will leave some dead and others exposed.

As the action travels from five-star hotels via Buddhist monasteries to the hallowed halls of the world’s most powerful players, Scott-Wren engages Schwartz in a fierce battle of wits that exposes disturbing similarities between himself and his prey. What remains to be seen is whether they really are so different and how far Scott-Wren is willing to go for victory.

The Surge

by Willow Rose

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We knew they were coming one day; we had just never imagined anything like…this.
Joanna Marks always had a knack for terrible timing. After all, she did get pregnant and run off at 16. With her husband recently deceased, she and her child head back home ten years later… just in time for the invasion.Sheriff Wayne can never share how he’d known about the Chinese forces before they stormed his beloved little Florida town. The locals would think he was crazy. However, when their harmless city is put under military lockdown, he’s not the only one who finds the whole invasion suspicious.As Joanna and Wayne team up to uncover the truth, they must venture into a terrifying world that defies reality. Moreover, if they journey too deep, they may never make it out alive…

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It started as a fake suicide. It ended in a very real murder.
Eighteen-year-old Sean would do anything for his crush Kayla, even help the girl stage her own death. But after her near-sighted plan takes a dark turn and her corpse washes up on the beach, those little lies he told to the police don’t seem so little anymore.When he becomes the prime suspect, his only hope to avoid prison may be to follow in Kayla’s doomed footsteps by faking his own death. With the manhunt on his heels, he must put his trust in a dangerous couple with a devious idea for his second chance at life. Will Sean escape to freedom or will he unwittingly step into the noose of his own tangled plan?

Keep the Ghost is the first book in a series of edgy mystery thrillers. If you like fast-paced suspense, heart-stopping plot twists, and deadly double-crosses, then you’ll love Scott Kelly’s nail-biting tale.

The Moving Blade

by Michael Pronko

When the top American diplomat in Tokyo, Bernard Mattson, is killed, he leaves more than a lifetime of successful Japan-American negotiations. He leaves a missing manuscript, boxes of research, a lost keynote speech and a tangled web of relations. After his alluring daughter, Jamie, returns from America wanting answers, finding only threats, Detective Hiroshi Shimizu is dragged from the safe confines of his office into the street-level realities of Pacific Rim politics. With help from ex-sumo wrestler Sakaguchi, Hiroshi searches for the killer from Tokyo’s back alley bars to government offices, through anti-nuke protests to the gates of an American naval base. When two more bodies turn up, Hiroshi must choose between desire and duty, violence or procedure, before the killer silences his next victim—and the past.

Humpty Dumpty

by Willow Rose

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They thought it would be easy.

Four boys from a nearby boarding school planned on getting drunk and harass a family – just for the fun of it. But they hadn’t prepared themselves for the terror of what they would meet inside of the house in shape of a little girl with a very extraordinary gift.

The Hunter’s Wife

by Margaret Belle

Buckle up for the unexpected and emotional story of two strong, yet vulnerable sisters, who embark on a dangerous path to escape evil in its purest form, as it threatens to destroy their fragile world. See how far they will go to protect their precious children from those who seek them out for their own depraved purposes, in this fast-paced and electrifying sequel to THE PROCEDURE, where the action will transfix you to the very end!

THE DARKEST CORNERS

by Sydney Jamesson

Artist Maxwell Grant has not touched a paintbrush or a woman in four years. He torments himself over an unspeakable act. Redemption comes through a journal left by a mysterious woman in his night school class. He reads about her tortured existence and becomes obsessed by her. When a dangerous character from her past appears, he must say and do whatever necessary to save his four year old daughter.

Hit the Road Jack

by Willow Rose

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Ben is supposed to be in school. It’s Monday morning, but his parents are still asleep after a night of heavy drinking. Ben waits patiently, even though he knows he is missing out on today’s field trip to the zoo. But, when his black Labrador suddenly runs upstairs and comes down with a finger in his mouth, Ben knows he’s not making it to school today at all.

Detective Jack Ryder is chaperoning his kids’ field trip when he gets the call from the head of the Cocoa Beach Police Department. A body has been found, and they need his help. Soon, Jack finds himself up against a killer, a predator who ruthlessly chases women and kills them so they can never leave him. The case soon causes serious consequences for him and his family once the truth is revealed.

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A small-town sheriff’s dark past may be the only thing that keeps his town alive…

Jack Lamburt has a bright future as the sheriff of a quiet town. He knows the locals by name, he’s dating the bar mistress, and nobody suspects his dark secrets. When big city mafia stirs up trouble in his small town, Lamburt retaliates with swift, violent action. Now the crime syndicate is in search for answers… and blood.

With the lives of the people he swore to protect in grave danger, Lamburt will need every weapon in his arsenal to outmaneuver the mob. Even if it means he’ll risk exposing his past.

Fatal Justice is the first book in a series of vigilante thrillers starring Sheriff Jack Lamburt, the Ultimate Sheepdog. If you like gritty realism, high-tech surveillance, and no-holds-barred justice, then you’ll love John Etzil’s gripping series starter.

Eye Bleach

by Paul Creasy

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Psychologist, Dr. Sylvia Marstens, is making a fresh start. The move from NYU to Silicon Valley is just the ticket to break out of her rut. With a huge boost in salary, beautiful California weather, and complete autonomy at work, her new job is a dream come true.

The world’s largest online video sharing service, UVid, has a problem. The Content Moderators hired to review questionable materials are quitting en masse. Some videos are just too disturbing and disgusting to forget. Dr. Marstens, with her unorthodox method of isolating and suppressing traumatic memories, has the perfect solution to solve UVid’s expensive turnover troubles. Her controversial technique, long denounced in the halls of academia, is more than welcome in the land of algorithms and code. It is a match made in heaven.

She soon discovers some traumas cut too deep. Sometimes the past comes back. Some horrors will not stay buried. In this terrifying thriller, Dr. Marstens finds even she cannot escape her own dark history, because some things seen, can never be unseen.

Eenie, Meenie

by Willow Rose

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Johnny is a criminal. He has been locked up before – but never in a place quite like this. Now he wonders if he will ever make it through to his release date – alive…
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