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Authors Note: This book is currently under revision and will be released as a second edition in Feb 2015. This is the story of Peter, once heir to the vast territories of the Commonwealth and now last survivor of House Troezon and the holder of the Dragon Seal. Raised in isolation for most of his childhood, Peter ventures out into the galaxy and finds the ruins of the old order while suffering... read more
CYBERPUNK THRILLERNothing simple is real. You will look twice at people…and technology. In a future that is the by-product of a digital era nightmare, the idea of making life simple appealed to the mainstream. After the economic collapse of the twenty-first century, the government latched on to technology like an economic life-line. Bio-synthetic humanoids integrated into society with relative... read more
Chaos had been wrought by the short cycles of the Universe’s timewave, and those cycles were spiraling toward an ever-quickening ending. Alterra’s surface has been reduced to a barren wasteland. Earth has been devastated by a comet. With Alterra no longer a utopian garden, it falls upon Anu to lead. Sinister forces confront him at every turn. Can he defeat his enemies and reinvigorate his peop... read more
They say nothing ever happens in Kansas. Sylvester Petersen used to think so too. That is, until a mysterious new neighbor moves in next door, seemingly out of nowhere. His handful of friends – people who tried to help him cope with the sudden death of his wife – think that it might be an opportunity for him to get reacquainted with the world outside his farmhouse and to build a new relationsh... read more
"I've gotten myself in too deep--" Jonah's last words are an epitaph to a life spent on the wrong side of the law.Marisa Adair is shocked when Jonah, a former friend from her chaotic past of drinking and partying, surfaces only to be murdered. She must solve the crime before the killer destroys her new life.To find the murderer, Marisa partners with unusual collaborators. Dithering Russell is ... read more
Anthropologist Olivia West is determined to find her missing best friend. As children, she and Emma Martin wandered into Heaven's Bottom, an isolated Kentucky community cut off by the Ohio River and mountainous terrain. The two women share strange memories of the traumatic experience. Emma is convinced they witnessed a blood sacrifice and moon magic, surrounded by zombies. As a scientist, Oliv... read more
Desperate to locate a missing person, Constance Twist decides to call a detective agency. Waiting for directory assistance while muttering to herself about karma, Constance jots down the address for the Carr-Maah Consulting Agency. On the way to the agency, Constance is shoved into traffic and nearly killed.Celeste Carr is shocked when Constance storms into the office, demanding help. Celeste ... read more
Fantasy and reality clash when the members of an online group meet in person. Behind the glitter of the profiles, true identities are entwined with deadly secrets."You can't tell him." Sarah's pretty face hardens, the dimples fading like a whimsical daydream. Her fingers claw Marisa's arm.Marisa is furious. "I won't let you get away with it. You're trying to trick my friend into a relationship... read more
An obscenely rich lottery winner tricks Marisa Adair into joining forces with a famous Florida private detective to investigate her daughter's twenty-year-old murder. During a serial arsonist's reign of terror, Mayla died in a fiery inferno. The newly wealthy mother wants to dedicate her considerable resources to finding her daughter's killer and bringing him to justice. Marisa is busy with pr... read more
The starvation that followed the locust invasion nearly decimated the human population. Now five years later, America’s citizens are faced with a choice. Send their children to safety camps designed to rebuild the human race or fight back. Dani Campbell, a shy dreamer, lives out her days on a South Dakota farm running away from a devastating past. Dani and her family work hard to stay under th... read more
170 years from now, aliens decimate Earth. A relative handful of humans survive, hidden in deep subterranean enclaves that offer some protection from surface radiation. Although the main attack is now seven years in the past, one alien ship remains in orbit, and the conquerors are not content merely to let humanity lick its wounds...
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