When Calls the Heart (Canadian West Book #1)
4+ star Christian historical fiction/romance
Nothing in her cultured East Coast upbringing prepared Elizabeth for a teaching position on the Canadian frontier. Yet, despite the constant hardships, she loves the children in her care. Determined to do the best job she can and fighting to survive the harsh land, Elizabeth is surprised to find her heart softening towards a certain member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. Book 1 of the bestselling Canadian West series.
Viral – The Story of the Milkshake Girl
5 star suspense
Teen foster girl Erika Moradi stands up for herself by swatting the milkshake out of the hand of a sexist school bully and becomes famous in a fluke video as “The Milkshake Girl.” She unwittingly incites the wrath of her high school and the darker elements of online teen networks. Her home is vandalized and her life is threatened forcing her to run away.
King of Swords (Assassin series #1)
4+ star thriller
The G-20 Financial Summit is planned for San Jose Del Cabo. The world’s pre-eminent finance ministers will attend, along with the presidents of the U.S. and Mexico. Captain Romero Cruz of the Mexican Federal Police uncovers an assassination plot against the attendees. In a roller-coaster race against the clock, Cruz must track and stop El Rey, the “King of Swords” – a faceless super-assassin responsible for a string of the world’s most spectacular killings, before he turns the G-20 into a slaughterhouse.
It’s Murder, My Son (A Mac Faraday Mystery)
4+ star mystery
What started out as the worst day of Mac Faraday’s life would end up being a new beginning. After a messy divorce hearing, the last person that Mac wanted to see was another lawyer. Yet, this lawyer wore the expression of a child bursting to tell his secret, which would reveal Mac as heir to undreamed of fortunes, and lead him to the birthplace of America’s Queen of Mystery and an investigation that will unfold like one of her famous mystery novels.
Dead End Job
5 star mystery
When a murder in her office has turns her world upside-down, Louisa finds herself wandering between her constant search for something better and the crippling reality that she may be a suspect, or the next person to die.
Bingo Barge Murder
4+ star cozy mystery
Shay O’Hanlon’s life as co-owner of The Rabbit Hole, a quirky-cool Minneapolis coffee shop, is well caffeinated, but far from dangerous. All that changes when her lifelong friend Coop becomes a suspect in a murder case.
The Not So Secret Emails Of Coco Pinchard
5 star contemporary fiction
Where Bridget Jones left off… Coco Pinchard picks up. Coco was never a single thirty-something. She married young, had a son, and put her dream to be a writer on hold. Now her first novel is published. Husband Daniel has greyed nicely into a silver fox, and son Rosencrantz is grown up. It should be time to enjoy life. That is until the annual family Christmas with her hideous mother-in-law Ethel, and Coco opens her gift from Daniel. It’s not the jewellery she chose, but an iPhone. This marks the start of Daniel’s mid-life crisis and she catches him in bed with a younger woman.
5 star contemporary fiction
In 1967, as the continuing battle over civil rights reverberates around the nation, a young girl is locked in her own battle with her depressed alcoholic mother, who is fast losing the will to live. During the sweltering days of that long ago summer, her mother’s condition escalates and Sally turns to God and the comforting arms of her elderly Negro nanny to cope. This a poignant, heartwarming, sometimes heart wrenching tale of an adolescent coming to terms and having the courage to face a dire situation that will leave her with a stronger faith and an inter peace she never would have thought possible.