Quinn Gets His Kicks (Liam Quinn Mysteries Book 2) by LH Thomson

Liam Quinn is back! When the ex-boxer, ex-forger is called in to identify the body of an old associate, it’s clear someone want it to look like an old-fashioned drug deal gone wrong. Enter a high-powered sports agent, a soccer-playing kid with million-dollar feet, and a cast of people who want that million. Suddenly, Quinn’s back in trouble with the Philly mob, with explosive results, and he might be just about to lose his one shot with the woman he loves. Nobody deserves that kind of week, but it’s how Quinn Gets His Kicks.

Author: LH Thomson

Rating: Rating: 4.50 / 5
49 reviews

FORTY YEARS LATER (David Grossman Series Book 1) by Steven Jay Griffel

OVER 50,000 COPIES SOLD!#1 Amazon Best Seller in Music (March 2012, July 2012)#1 Amazon Best Seller in Rock Music (March 2013)#3 Amazon Best Seller in American Drama (March 2012)Successful middle-aged publishing executive David Grossman risks everything to fulfill a promise to a woman he has not seen in forty years. When teen sweethearts and now aging Baby Boomers David and Jill reunite after four decades, sparks fly fast and furious, despite his long marriage to Allison and Jill’s reputation as a famous, former lesbian.Jill Black, a “one hit wonder” Hollywood screenwriter, is consumed with a last chance to write and direct her own film. Success will reinvigorate her career. Failure will end it. When a pompous studio “suit” begins to undermine her authority and threatens to kill her project, the pressure forces her to spin from rage to murderous madness as she ensnares David in her plans. Love and betrayal. Revenge and redemption. For some it ends happily. For others it all comes undone in this fast-paced drama of Baby Boomers trying to hang on to their lives, their families, and their Woodstock dreams. A riveting debut novel of suspense and humor, masterfully told by Steven Jay Griffel. “Griffel’s narrative is a rush – sharp, spot on, and funny as hell.” – Laurie Rozakis, Author, Editor & Public Speaker”FORTY YEARS LATER is a great read. It’s fast, edgy, but poignant. Steven Jay Griffel really captures the emotions of the Woodstock generation forty years later.” – Les Kaye, Musician and Emmy Award winner “Lost Dreams Redeemed…Everyone Wants A Do-Over…A Debut Novelist Worth Following.” – From the more than 60 Amazon customer 5-Star Reviews

Author: Steven Jay Griffel

Rating: Rating: 4.20 / 5
105 reviews

The Taste of Fear (A Psychological Suspense Terrorism Thriller) by Jeremy Bates

American movie star Scarlett Cox and her husband, hotel tycoon Salvador Brazza, head to Africa to get away and resuscitate their ailing marriage. When robbed of their money and passports, they seek help from the U.S. Embassy in Dar es Salaam on the very day Al Qaeda chooses to bomb it. In an eyeblink they are taken hostage and whisked across the border deep into the Congo, one of the last truly wild places left on earth. Battling terrorists, deadly wildlife, and cannibalistic rebels, Scarlett and Sal must find a way to survive in a violent, primeval world. And the only person who may be able to save them is the assassin sent to kill them.

Author: Jeremy Bates

Rating: Rating: 4.30 / 5
116 reviews

The Harbinger Collection: Hard-boiled Mysteries Not for the Faint of Heart (A McCray Crime Collection) by Carolyn McCray

Did you know that James Rollins Recommends…The Harbinger Collection including, Plain Jane: Brunettes Beware, a Top 10 bestseller in both Hard-Boiled Mysteries and Police Procedurals.Let’s see why Rollins recommends the Harbinger Mystery Series…”Wickedly macabre and blisteringly paced, PLAIN JANE marks the debut of a thriller for the new millennium. Brash, funny, terrifying, and shocking, here is a story best enjoyed with all the lights on. Don’t say I didn’t warn you!”James RollinsNYT Best SellerEye of God”If you think you know what is going to happen, your wrong. I have read so many suspense and crime books that guessing the end gets easier and easier. NOT this time. Be prepared to be hooked from the first page and loose some sleep because you just can’t put it down”Michelle DelgadoAmazon Reviewer”I am hooked on these stories! Very well-written and entertaining…Very hard to put down! Time to return this set and check out some more.”D. HarrisAmazon ReviewerOverview: The Harbinger CollectionA Patterson-style set of thrillers with a dash of Hannibal…This collection includes:Anatomy: The prequel short storyPlain Jane – The full length first novel of the seriesDark Lullaby – the bridge short between Plain Jane & Wallflower *exclusive to the collectionMy Soul to Keep – the Harbinger short story featuring Nicole *exclusive to the collectionWallflower – the full length sequel to Plain Jane *exclusive to the collectionShallow Grave – bridge short between Wallflower and Buzz Kill *exclusive to the collectionBuzz Kill – the last book in the Harbinger trilogyPallor – the post-Buzz Kill wrap up short storyMore Praise for the Harbinger Collection”When I read on the author’s blog that Plain Jane was a “Patterson-style thriller with a dash of Hannibal” I knew right away that I wanted to read it. I was not disappointed and in my honest opinion this book is incredible!”A. HarrisAmazon ReviewerJust remember to keep the lights on when reading this collection!Anyone who enjoys mystery/thrillers such as James Patterson, Lee Child, and Patricia Cornwell, The Harbinger series with definitely satisfy your need for suspense!**Looking for McCray’s other #1 Police Procedural series? Check out the Darc Murders Collection**Looking for McCray’s latest Hard Boiled series? Check out the Nursery Rhyme Murders Collection**Want a collection filled with McCray’s other thrillers? Check out Got

Author: Carolyn McCray

Rating: Rating: 4.40 / 5
284 reviews

Party Crashers (A Body Movers Novel) by Stephanie Bond

Free ParTay Super Free Friday!  PARTY CRASHERS will be FREE today, Jan 30th, until 3:00 PM Eastern ONLY!  If you like PARTY CRASHERS, you might also like these other FREE books:Vampire Lies, Once upon a time there lived a vampire with wings and the genie who loved her…By RaShelle Workman.    Robin Hood Hacker Collection, A code written in unbreakable Angelic script. The resurgence of the Black Death. Can an FBI Agent and the Robin Hood Hacker save the world? By Carolyn McCray.     To enter to win a Kindle and $25 worth of Amazon gift cards, simply visit MarathonReads.com and sign up for our newsletter!___________________________No invitation, no alibi…Jolie Goodman is a perennial good girl–which is how she wound up selling shoes at Neiman Marcus during the holiday season: She walked out on her brokerage job because her boss asked her to do something unethical. Now she’s trying to start her own brokerage firm in Atlanta at the worst possible time. Also pressing on her mind is the fact that her boyfriend of the last few months is missing…along with her car. With problems piling on, she manages to make a new friend at work, but too late she realizes her gal pal Carlotta Wren is a serial party crasher–which is fun…at first. But no one’s laughing when a body turns up at an upscale party they’ve crashed and they’re the only people who weren’t supposed to be there! Jolie vows she’ll never crash another party…if she gets out of this mess alive.Reviews:”PARTY CRASHERS is a fun, stand-out example of the romantic suspense genre.” -Book Loons”This is one of Stephanie Bond’s best books to date, and her narrative sizzles with just the right blend of senuality, mystery, and humor. There should be a notice on her books: For a really GOOD time, read Stephanie Bond!” -AOL Romance Fiction Forum”For a book that will keep you guessing until the finish, be sure not to miss PARTY CRASHERS.” -Romance Reviews Today”Ms. Bond has created an amusing romantic suspense. Her characters are lively, creative and daring, and the plot moves smoothly and quickly. Soon you find yourself laughing while also worrying for Jolie’s safety. A truly enjoyable read.” -The Best Reviews”Suspense, mystery and some humor successfully blend in this intriguing romance.” -Romantic Times Book Reviews”Bond lays on the laughs with such enthusiasm that “comic suspense” might be a better description [of the book].” -Publishers Weekly

Author: Stephanie Bond

Rating: Rating: 4.30 / 5
396 reviews

Stone Devil Duke: A Hold Your Breath Novel by K.J. Jackson

London, 1819

Marked for death, Lady Augustine Christopherson finds herself scouring the slums of London in a desperate search to find the men who killed her father, and are determined to dispose of her. To protect her family, to protect herself, she is determined to find the men before they find her.

The last thing she wanted was an entanglement with a duke that threatens her very survival…

Hardened long ago, the last thing the Duke of Dunway wanted was an entanglement with a chit of the ton. But in the flash of a pistol, his fate is altered as he finds himself honor-bound to protect Lady Augustine from, of all things, herself.

The Hold Your Breath series begins.
A thousand reasons to hold your breath, and one to let it go.
Historical romance with strong women, undeniable men, and hold your breath adventure.

Author: K.J. Jackson

Rating: Rating: 4.30 / 5
45 reviews

Love Aches – Book 1 (Young Adult Seduction Series) by J.S. Luxor

After falling for each other on an elevator, during a 7.0 earthquake, Joanna and Tristan struggle to make their relationship work. They confront challenges from his former escorts, abductions engineered by family members, and unanticipated road trips.Tristan’s anxiety disorder gets stoked in ways that few could imagine. Come along for the developments that push both lovers to new lows and highs.

Author: J.S. Luxor

Rating: Rating: 4.80 / 5
21 reviews

SWAB (A Young Adult Science Fiction Dystopian Novel) by Heather Choate

Young Adult Dystopian: SWAB. Scarb are the enemy. The enemy. The enemy. I told myself this over and over. They murdered my parents. They rape the land and kill humans as if they are the vermin. They took Ray. I ran water over my face, looked at my eyes with their double lenses like two blue lakes: one navy, one ice. The enemy. And now I’m one of them.

Ray. I can almost see his brown eyes and feel the warmth of his touch like a sun-warmed towel on my skin. Will you still love me now that I’m everything you hate?

Seven years ago, most of humanity transformed into a mutated species known as scarb. With their superior speed, protective platted chitin bone structure, and deadly barbs, they easily slaughter un-changed humans. Cat and a small pocket of humans have survived. But when the scarb capture Cat’s boyfriend, she is determined to face an entire colony of the ruthless creatures to get him back. She quickly discovers she must confront not only her enemy, but the strengths and weakness inside her when she becomes scarb herself.

In Swab, Heather Choate delivers a captivating combination of suspense, romance, and self-discovery as Cat faces a treacherous world and uncertain future. Fresh, riveting and rich with surprise, this Dystopian series will leave readers hungry for more.

Author: Heather Choate

Rating: Rating: 4.60 / 5
51 reviews

The Key To the Kingdom (Dixon on Disney Book 1) by Jeff Dixon

Grayson Hawkes learns how imaginative and elaborate Walt Disney World is when he accepts an invitation one sunny day from a trusted friend landing him in a world he never knew existed. Innocently driven by curiosity he finds himself immersed in a heroic adventure. Barely escaping a late night encounter, he finds himself desperately trying to solve a mysterious disappearance while trying to stay ahead of those who are chasing him. Hawkes quickly realizes that unraveling the clues is essential if he is to discover the truth. He navigates through the kingdom where knowledge of seemingly unimportant Disney facts and some divine help are the only way he can discover the lock that can be opened by an ancient key. His world becomes even more complicated when he is captivated by a mysterious woman, causing him to make a series of choices that takes his faith to the brink. Each step is fueled with heart pounding intensity carrying him deeper into a thrill ride of secrecy. Within the walls of Walt Disney World is more mystery than one imagination can contain. Here Disney Trivia is not a game; and the ancient key is the only way out!

Jeff Dixon was raised in Florida and has always been fascinated with the man Walt Disney and the theme park he created. Dixon feels that any guest who would take the time to look would discover a story that will never be completed. It is against this canvas that Dixon paints this mystery, adventure, and thriller. The epic drama carries the reader across the state of Florida to discover details that most people have missed. Each discovery and revelation will have the reader wondering if they are reading fact or fiction. In a quickening pace, the characters find themselves on a collision course with an unthinkable outcome! Fans of Walt Disney will love the history and tourists will find a travel guide that takes them on a trip most guests never get to take.

Author: Jeff Dixon

Rating: Rating: 4.70 / 5
74 reviews

Delusions of Grandeur: A Novel (Shattered Delusions Book 1) by Buck Winthrop

When aspiring writer Byron Hanolan meets Alexandra Bass, one America’s top models, it is love at first sight. But Alexandra’s domineering mother, Charlotte, is determined she marry William Ainsworth, heir to one of New York’s wealthiest banking families. After Charlotte’s ruthless web of deception backfires, Alexandra flees to a brand new life and stardom in Hollywood. Byron sets out to write the Great American Novel but instead, becomes head writer of Harbor Hills, a TV soap opera on the brink of cancellation with a cast of characters proving fact is stranger than fiction.Years later, when a twist of fate reunites the former lovers on the set of Harbor Hills, reality and make-believe become blurred when the shocking secret that has kept them apart draws the stars of TV’s hottest show into a dangerous game of revenge and murder.

Author: Buck Winthrop

Rating: Rating: 4.40 / 5
57 reviews