‘The stuff that gets you dead,’ I said.
Pearl and Spicer have one thing in common. Both have lost loved ones to violent religious sect, Mesmeris. While Pearl moves away to escape her past, Spicer decides to do the opposite. He infiltrates the cult, going deep undercover into their shadowy world of violence, coercion and sacrilegious ceremonies. When the cult relocates to London, Pearl discovers that leaving your past behind is not as easy as she thought.
Ben Coulter’s fourth novel sees him climb out from the grungy pool of the urban crime thriller and aspire to the lofty heights of contemporary literary fiction, while continuing to employ the same grit, addictive mystery and relentless tension he has become known for.
Tony Lowe is an internationally published author, achieving the aspiration of so many. But Tony isn’t one of the many, Tony is one of the few. The 1 in 4 few who suffer the torment of a noxious mind. His collapsing mental health will not allow him to appreciate his literary achievement and his self-doubt threatens to turn to self-sabotage.
When he receives a call from his university room-mate, Marley George, asking him to come to L.A. to adapt his novel to film, he doesn’t hesitate in saying yes. Marley is now a fully fledged Hollywood heart-throb, garnering international fame and vast wealth.
Soothed by warm winter sunshine and laid-back Malibu living, Tony settles into the L.A. lifestyle, calming his dependency on prescription drugs and limiting time spent with poisonous memories. He feels his frosty mental health begin to thaw in the warm SoCal sun.
But he soon finds himself swapping one addiction for another as he spends more time with Abi Hart, Marley’s supermodel partner. The celebrity couple’s relationship is on the rocks and Tony falls for her New York charms like a struggling actress for the Hollywood casting couch. She welcomes him into her world without limitation. A world of A-list celebrity and class A narcotics.
He quickly discovers that the reality of life in LaLa Land is profoundly different from the one portrayed on the silver screen. Racked with feelings of guilt for betraying his friend, and an immoral fear of losing his movie deal, he struggles to resist Abi and all the libertine lust she dispenses.
Southern California is the land where fantasy can come true, but just as soon be slung onto Skid Row, discarded, broken and bruised with a hundred dollar a day habit.
Will Tony live the dream, or suffer the nightmare? One thing is sure, just because it sparkles, doesn’t mean it shines.
London will never be the same again. A crazed conspiracy theorist goes on a rampage attacking prominent symbolic targets and creating fear across the country.
D.C.I Damien Caunter is thrown into one of the most terrifying and confusing cases of his career. The beady eyes of Westminster and MI5 are watching his every move as he tries to track down a killer, and everything is not what it seems.
A reclusive and depressed reporter becomes immersed in a world of conspiracy theories herself. What she discovers could change the course of Damien’s investigation.
The pressure is on. The Prime Minister wants answers. Who can Damien trust when the lines of reality and conspiracy become blurred?
Together, this duo is going to keep their hometown safe and thwart any dastardly capers that occur.
The first in the series, The Adventures of Bobby the Bedlington Terrier and The Kidnap Plot, will show you what true loyalty means between man and his best friend.
Bobby is met with uncertainty when he comes across men plotting a kidnapping, off the beaten path in the woods near his home. How will Bobby help save a friend, his owner, and stop the bad guys from carrying out their plot. Three million and two lives are on the line. Can Bobby reach Kevin in time? Is he able to get the help he needs from the police? Will anyone see the hero inside such a small terrier with the heart of a lion?
Flags of Vengeance – Secrets of State
Bosnian born Nikki Sidorova, a sexy and deadly freelance operative, is on a mission to find the remains of her father and brother, missing since the 1995 Srebrenica Massacre, but her search leads to something much more sinister when she uncovers clues to a failed U.S. led clandestine operation.
As the curtain surrounding the decades-old conspiracy unravels, Nikki embarks on a modern day manhunt to find and kill anyone who may have been involved. Alan Ramsey and Paul Jackson race to stop her before she places America’s political leaders in her sights. But Ramsey’s own investigation reveals more dark political secrets best left uncovered, making Ramsey and his team targets.
In this follow on book to the first in the Alan Ramsey series, The Final Defense, Alan Ramsey finds himself in Moscow following the leads to a possible weapons cache and arms dealer, expatriated Soviet General, Dmitry Gregorov, when his investigation takes an unexpected turn causing him and his team to refocus their efforts on Nikki Sidorova, a skilled operative and assassin who is on a mission of her own.
The story begins in the Drina Valley of Bosnia in 1995 and follows the march of about 10,000 refugees as they flee the bombing of Srebrenica by the ruthless Serbian Army, giving an historical perspective of the frightening actual account, the march to the U.N. safe zone at Potocari Base, and a look at the horrors and the realities of the Srebrenica Massacre.
This book reintroduces Paul Jackson and Gabe Anderson, and delves into the life of Nikki Sidorova from The Final Defense. It also introduces several new and exciting characters into the story as well as reaches into the past for others.