gannon Novelist Steve Gannon is best known as the author of A Song for the Asking, a bestselling police/family saga originally published by Bantam Books. His current “Kane Family” series includes the suspense thriller titled Kane, which was released in 2011 and it tops today’s Buffet.

The story is set in Los Angeles, which is being terrorized by a series of grisly murders. One man, Detective Daniel Kane, can stop the killer, who is fighting his own demons.

A native of North Carolina, Steve has pursued various careers — as actor, electrical engineer, dentist, builder, and concert promoter. Currently he lives in southern Idaho, where he is the Executive Director of Sun Valley Artist Series, a nonprofit organization that promotes the art of classical music. He is married to pianist Susan Spelius Dunning.

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Kane (A Kane Novel)

Mysteries & Thrillers
Author: Steve Gannon
Kane (A Kane Novel)

Los Angeles is terrorized by a series of murders. One man can stop the killer: Detective Daniel Kane. But for Kane — devastated by personal tragedy and haunted by a secret that could destroy his family — to do so may cost him everything, even his life . . .

Kane is a nonstop thriller filled with complex characters, surprising twists, and unforgettable scenes. From a political firestorm that sends the investigation spinning out of control to an unexpected, breathtaking climax, this book will keep you in suspense until the turn of the final heart-pounding page.

Edgewood (Edgewood Series)

Science Fiction & Fantasy
Author: Karen McQuestion
Edgewood (Edgewood Series)

Wandering the dark streets at night is Russ Becker’s way of dealing with his relentless insomnia and the angst of life. But that changes forever the night he witnesses a strange astronomical event, then discovers he’s developed incredible superpowers.

And he’s not alone. Three others in his town—sexy Mallory, arrogant Jameson, and mysterious Nadia—have had the same experience and acquired intriguing powers of their own. As if Mallory isn’t special enough with her good looks and high IQ, now she can control peoples’ minds. Jameson thinks he’s the coolest because he moves objects with his thoughts, and shy Nadia struggles to understand her new empathic abilities.

At first the four secretly relish their newfound gifts while keeping them hidden. However, things get serious when they learn they’re being hunted by an organization that wants them for its own nefarious purposes. Russ has always picked his battles wisely, but when the bad guys threaten his family, they’re about to find out they messed with the wrong teens. What transpires will change all of them in ways they never imagined.