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Deep Steal (A John McCready Thriller Book 1) (affiliate link)
If you mess with his family, he’ll ensure justice is served… even if he risks paying the ultimate price.
Deep-sea salvage diver John McCready is desperate for redemption. Devastated when his brother dies as they recover lost Russian gold from the wreck of a German U-boat, he’s incensed when the company CEO blames him for the disaster. But when a colleague’s dying breath implicates the ruthless exec as the person responsible, McCready swears revenge.
Discovering not all the gold is being reported, he teams up with a smart and beautiful American engineer to craft a plan to steal it back. But with the treasure secured in a vault deep beneath the streets of London, failure could see McCready join his brother in a watery grave.
Can the driven diver survive long enough to bring a dangerous adversary to justice?
Small Town, Big Rumors: The Tequila Rose Duet (affiliate link)
He tasted like tequila and the fake name I gave him was Rose.
Four years ago, I decided to get over one man, by getting under another. A single night and nothing more.
I found my handsome stranger with a shot glass and charming but devilish smile at the end of the bar. The desire that hit his eyes the second they landed on me ignited a spark inside me, instant and hot. He was perfect and everything I didn’t know I needed. That one night may have ended, but I left with much more than a memory.
Four years later, and with a three-year-old in tow, the man I still dream about is staring at me from across the street in the town I grew up in. I don’t miss the flash of recognition, or the heat in his gaze.
The chemistry is still there, even after all these years.
What happens when a Valkyrie detective joins forces with a fallen angel who works for the Paranormal Apprehension and Detention Agency? Well, when you add in a kick-butt Valkyrie grandma, a sword-wielding pixie, and a talking cat who majored in sarcasm…you get an unlikely crime-solving team who finds themselves constantly embroiled in hilarious shenanigans.
When Detective Kara Hilder turned forty, she had no idea her shocking birthday present would come from a devilishly handsome fallen angel named Zane. But when Zane sprouts wings and flies her to the supernatural town of Mystic Cove, to see a grandmother she never knew existed…and then drops the bomb Kara is actually a Valkyrie…Kara is convinced she’s going crazy. Nothing a couple hormone pills can’t fix though…right?
BASH: Love, Madness, and Murder (affiliate link)
Ash decides to investigate from the inside, but through a series of unforeseen circumstances, ends up trapped in the hospital as a patient. Ash’s headstrong wife Sally J and her lawyer buddy and former lover Roswell take on the system to try and spring Ash. The romantic and legal sparks fly inside and outside of BASH on a hot July Fourth weekend. A roadside cafe owner, a charming weather forecaster, a meth cooking biker, a crooked cop, a homicide detective, battling lawyers, and a variety of incompetent bureaucrats cross paths in this engaging and dramatic adventure.
Isle of Hugh: A Lachart Isle Romance (affiliate link)
Summer Rose had it all – a growing lifestyle blog, a circle of glamorous friends, and a wealthy, handsome man she planned to spend the rest of her life with.
That was until she was jilted at the altar in front of her friends and family, along with a million or so viewers watching at home on the live stream.
Heartbroken and humiliated, Summer flees the sunshine and celebrity of Los Angeles, and takes refuge in the most remote place she can find – Lachart Isle off the west coast of Scotland, where the mountains stretch to the sky, and the stags run free along the shore.
There, she plans to recharge her spirit, cleanse her aura, and give her chakra some much needed realignment.
Incursion (By Strength and Guile Book 1) (affiliate link)
Vengeance has returned to battle their old foe!
When a stable wormhole opens in Sol-controlled space, Vengeance and her crew wake from stasis to deal with the new threat.
Admiral Stansfield needs a team to investigate. The SBS has plenty of skilled operatives, but only Marine X is old enough to use the antiquated equipment they’ll need to complete the mission.
Redeployed from half a galaxy away, Ten just wants to get back to fighting the Deathless. He has unfinished business.
Stansfield is no fan of penal Marines, and Ten is pretty sure he’s hiding the truth about their mission. His teammates Conway, Kearney, Mason and Davies are still smarting over the loss of a comrade and aren’t welcoming either.
All the Beautiful Brides (Graveyard Falls Book 1) (affiliate link)
A young woman lies dead at the bottom of a waterfall, dressed in a wedding gown with a rose stem jammed down her throat. And in the small town of Graveyard Falls, the horrifying vision stirs a long-ago nightmare back to life.
FBI Special Agent Cal Coulter gets called in to investigate the murder, which bears a terrifying resemblance to a series of killings committed thirty years ago: three teenage girls were found dead at the waterfall’s base, all bearing rose stems in their throats. The high school football star was convicted and imprisoned for those murders, so now Cal suspects that the real killer is still out there.
Now, the body count is rising again. The monster’s sights are set on counselor Mona Monroe, Cal’s best friend’s widow…and the woman he’s always loved. Can Cal stop the killer before Mona becomes the next victim?
Fire Shut Up in My Bones (affiliate link)
New York Times columnist Charles M. Blow mines the compelling poetry of the out-of-time African-American Louisiana town where he grew up — a place where slavery’s legacy felt astonishingly close, reverberating in the elders’ stories and in the near-constant wash of violence.
Blow’s attachment to his mother — a fiercely driven woman with five sons, brass knuckles in her glove box, a job plucking poultry at a nearby factory, a soon-to-be-ex husband, and a love of newspapers and learning — cannot protect him from secret abuse at the hands of an older cousin. It’s damage that triggers years of anger and searing self-questioning.
In Her Eyes (affiliate link)
You’re at home with your family.
You think you’re safe.
You’re wrong . . .
Ava’s life is the kind other people envy: loving husband; great kids; beautiful house. Until a violent home invasion turns the dream into a nightmare and leaves her daughter fighting to survive.
This wasn’t a random attack and Ava is reeling from the knowledge that someone is targeting her family. Who could hate them enough to kill?
To save those she loves from even greater danger Ava must find out what really happened that night. But when everyone around her has been lying, how will she decide who to trust? And with her own secrets threatening to come to light, can she even trust herself?
Courting Mr. Lincoln: A Novel (affiliate link)
When Mary Todd meets Abraham Lincoln in Springfield in the winter of 1840, he is on no one’s short list to be president. Mary, a quick, self-possessed debutante with an interest in debates and elections, at first finds this awkward country lawyer an enigma. “I can only hope,” she tells his roommate, the handsome, charming Joshua Speed, “that his waters being so very still, they also run deep.”
It’s not long, though, before she sees the Lincoln that Speed knows: an amiable, profound man with a gentle wit to match his genius, who respects her keen political mind. But as her relationship with Lincoln deepens, she must confront his inseparable friendship with Speed, who has taught his roommate how to dance, dress, and navigate polite society.
The Introvert’s Edge: How the Quiet and Shy Can Outsell Anyone (affiliate link)
Sales is a skill just like any other, which anyone can learn and master–including the introvert who is more comfortable alone than in the sales field. As with any type of success, it’s all about learning how to leverage your natural strengths.
Extroverts are rarely short on words, and their conversations and pitches never feel sales-y to them. The world of sales just comes naturally to the extrovert. However, introverts aren’t comfortable with traditional tactics like aggressively pushing a product or talking over a customer’s objections.
Known as “The Rapid Growth Guy”, author Matthew Pollard shares how introverts can feel equally comfortable and sincere in the sales world as well without changing who they are.
Hold My Hand (affiliate link)
How long do you hunt for the missing?
A horrible vanishing act…
When a young Josie Masters sees a boy wearing a red football shirt, Dylan Jones, being taken by a clown at a carnival, she tries to alert the crowds. But it’s too late. Dylan has disappeared…
Thirty years later, Josie is working as a police officer in Bath. The remains of the body of a child have been found – complete with tatters of a torn red football shirt. Is it the boy she saw vanish in the clutches of the clown? Or is it someone else altogether?
And then another child disappears…
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