BODY DROP: THE FIRECRACKER KING Vol 2 by MATTHEW BAYAN

TREASURE + GREED = Bodies droppingThe irrepressible Jake Johnson from the bestselling THE FIRECRACKER KING is back with a new mystery and a new challenge. After meeting a strange old hermit deep in the woods, Jake’s imagination starts firing on all cylinders and he embarks on a treasure hunt. The prize? A million dollars in US Gold Certificates lost by bootleggers in 1925.Picking up right where THE FIRECRACKER KING left off, BODY DROP once again takes now-seventeen-year-old Jake to the edge of destruction as he delves into a mystery that re-awakens the interest of mobsters in New York, from whom the million dollars had been stolen.As he gets closer to the money, Jake’s survival skills are taxed to the limit. Friends and foes alike beginning circling with deadly intent, forcing Jake to a crisis of will as he stands alone with only his wits to protect him.Everyone involved in the million-dollar theft was murdered. Now, decades later, will the treasure exact another price in blood?Though BODY DROP stands on its own, reading THE FIRECRACKER KING first will provide a richer insight into Jake’s character and background.Matthew Bayan is the bestselling author of non-fiction such as, EAT FAT, BE HEALTHY, as well as novels such as, THE FIRECRACKER KING and TIME JUMPER.Praise for THE FIRECRACKER KING, the 1st book in this series:“I loved it.” – Caroline Leavitt, New York Times #1 bestselling author“A wicked, marvelous book.” – David Corbett, award-winning, bestselling author“Holds up favorably to Stephen King’s, THE BODY.” – A.C. Crispin, New York Times bestselling author “The best coming-of-age book I’ve ever read and that includes THE CATCHER IN THE RYE.” – William C. Gordon, international bestseller of such mystery classics as THE CHINESE JARS.

Author: MATTHEW BAYAN

Rating: Rating: 5.00 / 5
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The Last Bite (A Deadline Cozy Mystery Book 4) by Sonia Parin

Eve Lloyd’s childhood nemesis, Charlotte McLain, is getting married. Nothing will induce Eve to attend. Nothing except… blackmail.From the start, everything about this wedding rings alarm bells for Eve. The location, the groom, the guests. The bride. But that’s nothing unusual. The odds of everything going right are stacked in the bride’s favor. There have already been several deaths on the island. Lighting surely wouldn’t strike again…When the groom suddenly dies, all fingers of blame are pointed directly at Eve. After all, she had opportunity and plenty of motives. She’s been framed and despite trying to keep her nose out of trouble, she’s now been dragged right back into the thick of it. The list of suspects is extensive, but she’s sure she can narrow it down to… at least a half dozen people.Clean read: no graphic violence, sex, or strong language.

Author: Sonia Parin

Rating: Rating: 5.00 / 5
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Love, Lies and Police Tape by Nika Michelle

Israel “Sassy” Grant has finally given up the pole. The twenty-four-year-old ex-stripper has become “Instafamous” by posting sexy pics and videos on social media, gaining her millions of followers. Typical, but she aspires to make a serious career out of modeling. Losing both her parents in a fatal car accident at the age of sixteen, she only has her older sister, Egypt, to call family. With ambitions not to be a statistic, she aims higher.In the midst of following her dream, Israel meets the man of her fantasies. Alijah Ramsey is a successful, handsome business man who says and does all the right things to get Israel in his clutches. She’s never been treated like a queen by a man before, and Alijah always shows up and shows out. Her past is riddled with one bad relationship after another, and after swearing off catching feelings, she finds herself in love again.The dilemma is, Alijah is not being one hundred percent truthful with her. Living a double life, he finesses the situation in his favor. That is until Israel becomes suspicious and starts doing some digging. When she gets to the truth, it ignites a raging inferno inside her that was once a slow burn. Love mixed with lies will only end up disastrous and Israel is bringing all the smoke. Who will be standing when it clears?

Author: Nika Michelle

Rating: Rating: 5.00 / 5
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Gwen’s Gentlemen: Women’s Fiction (Seafarers Book 3) by Ruth Hay

A nineteenth century seaman’s journal. A woman searching for renewal. An unexpected friendship.Is it possible that Gwen’s life could be transformed like her sister Emily’s? If so, which of the gentlemen, dead or alive, will claim her affections?
In the first two books in the Seafarers Series, Emily Harrison finds her true love in Victor.
Now it could be her sister’s turn; but there is a problem.
 Gwen Harrison has never been an easy person to like. Perhaps it is because of her hard-scrabble existence, but when she is left on her own after her sister Emily’s marriage, she has to rethink her life and look to her future. And that means men!
Can she snag a man and persuade him she has changed her ways? Does she even want to?This is the third novel in the Seafarers series of discerning women’s fiction adventure books. It can be read as a standalone story.

Author: Ruth Hay

Rating: Rating: 5.00 / 5
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The Angela Panther Mystery Collection Books 1 – 3: The Angela Panther Mystery Series by Carolyn Ridder Aspenson

Do you like witty dialog? Then you’ll love this mystery series. Read this collection free with Kindle Unlimited! UNFINISHED BUSINESSStay at home wife and mother Angela Panther has a gift: she can talk to the dead. She just doesn’t know it. Yet. Long suppressed and forgotten, her gift resurfaces with the death of her mother. Angela considers it a curse, preferring to spend her life with the living, not dealing with the unfinished business of the dead.But the dead, they couldn’t care less. They know she can resolve their unfinished business, and when they need help, it’s Angela they haunt.As Angela reluctantly obliges the dead, her mother stays earthbound, refusing to go until her own unfinished business is handled; business she won’t discuss with her daughter. Business that involves Angela. Can Angela discover the truth behind her mother’s decision to stay, and if she does, will her heart survive?UNBREAKABLE BONDSReluctant psychic medium Angela Panther didn’t want her gift, and to teach her a lesson, the Universe cut her off. The dead still find ways to communicate; only Angela isn’t sure what the messages mean, or whom they’re from. Now her best friend suspects her husband of cheating and comes to Angela for help. The two concoct the perfect plan, but to make it work, they’ll need help from Angela’s mother. There’s only one problem. Her mother is dead. As the duo works to catch the cheater, Angela struggles to decipher messages she assumes are from her mother-messages that intensify in their urgency. Only the messages aren’t from Fran.When she figures out the ghost’s identity, Angela realizes if she tells the truth, she’ll out herself and hurt her own family. But if she doesn’t, she’ll lose her connection to her mother forever. Now Angela must choose between the happiness of the spirit’s family and her fears of damaging her own. UNCHARTED TERRITORYIt’s one thing to get attitude from her teenagers, but when Angela Panther’s newest ghost in distress is an in-her-face, snarky teenage boy, the psychic medium lays down the law. When an unidentified fourteen-year-old boy takes a dive off an interstate overpass, to solve the case, Atlanta area detective Aaron Banner calls Angela to get the truth about his junior John Doe. Was it suicide or murder? The problem is, the spirit can’t remember who he was, or the night he died, and prefers Angela focus on an unknown energy.Bright lights and the big city mean exciting times for Angela and her BFF Mel, but soon the duo ventures into the dark underbelly of Atlanta and come face-to-face with a gang of saggy-pantsed hoodlums ready to take them out. Will Angela and Mel discover the truth about the boy’s death and the unknown energy, and make it home alive, or wind up DOA on the slabs next to the junior John Doe? GRAB YOUR COPY NOW!

Author: Carolyn Ridder Aspenson

Rating: Rating: 5.00 / 5
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The Contract: MURDER IN THE BAHAMAS (The Cornelius Saga Book 5) by Tanya R. Taylor

#1 Amazon Bestselling AuthorThree times, Daniel Smith tried to commit suicide, but failed miserably. Will his survival point to something truly sinister? Would he have been better off dead?Mira Cullen is prompted to fly out to The Bahamas to meet a man her brother Wade must introduce her to. Daniel Smith believes it’s providence that a chance encounter with Wade has resulted in him meeting the one person who could possibly bring to light and put to rest an age-old mystery involving his beloved mother. Smith, a product of “the contract”, which took place decades earlier — deems it an opportunity that literally sustained the lives of many, but in whose clutches also stole the life of the one person he loved more than anything else in the world.Will Mira’s attempt to uncover the truth ultimately grieve the one who yearns for it? Or will the final discovery prove to be bitter-sweet?

Author: Tanya R. Taylor

Rating: Rating: 5.00 / 5
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The Devil’s Crown by Keith Miles

The Devil’s Crown sat on three heads and drove them mad.Henry Plantagenet won the crown through conquest and cleverness after he married the beautiful Eleanor of Aquitaine.Proud and ambitious, he feared only the wrath of God — and his rebellious sons …When Eleanor turned his children against him, he found himself at war with his own sons.Richard Plantagenet inherited the crown from Henry, but not before he’d tried to kill for it.Eleanor’s favourite son, Richard led the crusades and died childless in battle.Chivalrous and cultured, he led his father’ empire to victory and conquest — and was brought low by his sins of pride and lust …John Plantagenet lost the crown, having waited his entire life for it.Treacherous and wholly ruthless, he could not subdue his rebellious kingdom — or the madness that gnawed his soul.Brash and murderous, John died with nothing.British history as you’ve never heard it before. These were the men who wore The Devil’s CrownThe Devil’s Crown is a dark and compelling tale based on a BBC Television Series.Praise for The Devil’s Crown‘A merry dance through Britain’s timeline’ – Kirkus ReviewsKeith Miles is a writer of historical fiction and mysteries who also writes under the pseudonym Edward Marston. Miles was born and brought up in Wales. He read History at Oxford and lectured in the subject for some years before becoming a full-time freelance writer. He has also written several plays for radio, television and the stage and has contributed to many series and serials.

Author: Keith Miles

Rating: Rating: 5.00 / 5
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Run! – Hold On! Season 3: An Action Thriller by Peter Darley

Season 3 in the Hold On! Trilogy – (An Action Thriller Series).Revisit the edge of your seat as the Hold On! Trilogy concludes with its darkest installment ever!Brandon Drake is believed to be dead, but he awakens in a secret government complex, with the last four years of his life erased from his conscious mind. Only his true, malevolent self, The Scorpion, remains. He is dispatched on an assassination mission, but the mission fails as he is struck down by a debilitating pain in his head.Before long, he discovers he’s been duped, and a bloodbath ensues when he escapes from the complex. He learns of a woman named Belinda Reese and associates her with his terrible pain. To be strong enough to destroy those who betrayed him, he sets out to kill Belinda, leaving a trail of death and destruction in his wake. However, the true cause of his pain is a mysterious figure, who appears to him in the darkness wearing a black helmet: an adversary who identifies himself only—as The Interceptor. Past, present, and future collide as the Hold On! Trilogy reaches its spellbinding conclusion.Get Run! – Hold On! Season 3 today and experience twists, turns, and breathtaking action that you won’t be able to put down.

Author: Peter Darley

Rating: Rating: 5.00 / 5
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Leger’s Foe (The Leger Cat Sleuth Mysteries Book 17) by Lacey Dearie

The fourth book in the Leger Hotel Mysteries Series sees Leger faced with two mysteries. Kevin the swan has confessed to killing a local man by drowning him in the loch, but is he telling the truth? While trying to uncover the real story, Leger and Bob also have to look for Carole, who Lily is convinced is the real killer. Can they clear her name?

Author: Lacey Dearie

Rating: Rating: 5.00 / 5
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