Bus Stop on a Strange Loop If you knew the ultimate fate of those around you, would you try to change it … would you accept it … would you warn them? Would you want to know? When brothers Nicky and Ethan escape the degraded, dangerous world of the future, they are seeking only sanctuary and peace. All they want is to leave their past behind them, but Ethan’s unique talent, the instrument of their escape, means the past can never be forgotten – Nicky and Ethan have been followed… School teacher Olivia lives a lonely but safe life in the home of her late foster-parents, a home she is about to lose. After an unsettling encounter with her new
State of Grace When his friend and colleague in Urland’s Shadow Service, Sara Wensley-James, is murdered in the elf nation of Alfar, Wolf Dasher’s mission seems simple: track down her killer and bring him to justice. But nothing is going to be easy about this case. Sara named Sagaius Silverleaf, Alfar’s ambassador to Urland as the culprit, but he couldn’t have done it. He was in Urland at the time of the murder. Sent to Alfar under cover as Urland’s new ambassador, Wolf begins the most difficult and dangerous mission of his career. The once-lush and magical land of the elves is decaying. Its once-verdant countryside is putrefying before its citizens’ eyes. Some blame the presence of human occupiers –
The Derailment of the Sunset Limited On October 9, 1995, Amtrak’s Sunset Limited derailed in southwestern Arizona. With their train sabotaged by a shadowy organization calling itself the Sons of the Gestapo, the passengers found themselves stranded in a remote, snake-infested desert. Passenger Neal Hallford provides a candid account of the night’s events, leading us from the moment of impact through his later discovery of the chilling messages left by the terrorists. Painting a portrait of both the incident and the ironic circumstances surrounding it, he gives us a deeply personal snapshot inside the most investigated act of domestic terrorism between the Oklahoma City bombing and the tragedy of September 11, 2001. Book Links Facebook (book) Facebook (author) Amazon Author
Flesh Worn Stone Steven Alexander awakes from a drug-induced coma in a cage on a pristine tropical beach, his head covered with a burlap sack and numbers tattooed on his right arm. Besides his wife, Rebecca, he doesn’t know any of the four other people in blue prison-style coveralls. As the others come out of their own stupor, he remembers the masked and armed men breaking into his suburban Houston home and the murder of his two sons. The group has nothing in common besides the location and the manner of their brutal kidnappings. Unbeknownst to Steven, he and his fellow prisoners are now part of the Cave, a Colosseum-sized cavern populated with savage cannibals. And they are about to
Transcendental Basketball Blues Jack Henderson, a star basketball player, has it all. Loving mother, Mary Lou, is a great musician, father, Sam, a local hero. But when Jack starts high school, Mary Lou disappears. Diagnosed a paranoid schizophrenic, she spends Jack’s adolescence on the run, escaping imagined tormentors. Confined to a mental hospital, then released home, she skips her medication and the cycle repeats. By Jack’s senior year, love of music and basketball intertwine as mother and son seek solace within the transcendent moments yielded by their twin passions. Set in the late 1970’s in basketball crazy Illinois, “Transcendental Basketball Blues” brings to life the post-Vietnam, post-Watergate days where racial integration took tentative first steps, stagflation simmered, disco fever raged
A Perfect Husband An abandoned cabin… a diabolical killer… a hidden cemetery. A deadly secret is about to be uncovered. Far from the neon blur of Manhattan—the dizzy buzz of restaurants, theater openings and one too many cocktails—located seventy-two miles outside the City in the sleepy, rural township of Montague, New Jersey, Sami Saxton is looking to rebuild her life. A rebirth, one might call it. And, she intends to do this spiritual resurrection in a small, abandoned fishing cabin, built over forty years ago by her now deceased father. Not quite… A lethal serial killer has taken up residence in the basement of Sami’s remote cottage, using her father’s carpenter table for a hobby far more sinister than woodcutting.
Centauri Midnight: a sci-fi romance (Centauri Series) (Volume 3) Kitari ‘Kiti’ Dolana is a Tensign in the Dragonera, the most elite force of soldiers in the galaxy. She wants justice for her murdered brother. She’s trailed the man responsible to a distant planet where swords outmaneuver blasters. A planet where secrets are kept that can destroy all that Kiti knows and believes. Garrick Marcus, Spaceship Captain and Dragonera, is on a mission to hunt down a ruthless killer. The same man Kiti is after. Garrick will do anything to help Kiti find peace and find the way to his bed. But Kiti and Garrick discover an explosive attraction that makes it hard to keep their minds on their goals. As
Gate of Tears Gritty and realistic action, setting a psychopathic Serbian female terrorist against an ex-Royal Marine. In the up-to-the-minute context of the politically volatile Red Sea region, it reflects political expediency and high level betrayal in Government and the Intelligence Services. Driven by genetic technology and a monstrous manipulation of world gold markets, it culminates in confrontation between NATO and Israel on one side, and China and the Yemen on the other. Alaska to Australia, Britain to Djibouti, this is an illuminating look at Chinese Superpower ambitions – their worldwide Golden Shield Intelligence Program – humint, elint and cyberwar, together with their rapidl building nuclear-powered blue water naval capability. ‘A lover of the genre couldn’t ask for more or