Posts Tagged: PICT

Aug 04 2018
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The Former Assassin by Nikki Stern – Showcase and Giveaway

The Former Assassin by Nikki Stern – Showcase and Giveaway

The Former Assassin
by Nikki Stern
on Tour August 1-31, 2018

Synopsis:

Susan Foster wants to retire. Her boss wants her dead.

After decades as Victor Kemp’s off-the books killer, Suzanne finally quits. Not until five years later does Kemp discover how thoroughly she’s deceived him. Determined to punish her, he tracks her to Wales to watch her die. Instead, he walks into a trap.

Believing themselves safe at last, Suzanne and her family relocate to London, where she hopes to find the peace that has eluded her for so long. Her son is engaged to a nobleman’s daughter; her husband has a good job with British Intelligence. Yet she still struggles with restless dreams and the premonition that her nemesis has survived.

He has: Kemp, though …

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Jul 30 2018
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Tail Of The Dragon by Connie di Marco – Showcase and Giveaway

Tail Of The Dragon by Connie di Marco – Showcase and Giveaway

Tail of the Dragon
by Connie di Marco
on Tour July 16 – August 31, 2018

Synopsis:

San Francisco astrologer Julia Bonatti never thought murder would be part of her practice, but now, Julia’s former boss and current client has asked for help. He has serious problems at his law firm. Two attorneys and a paralegal have received death threats and the only common denominator between all three is a case long settled — the highly publicized Bank of San Francisco fire. Julia’s convinced a woman is behind the threats, perhaps even the widow of the man who died in that same fire, but no one wants to listen — they can’t believe astrology could provide a clue. Before Julia can help her …

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Jul 19 2018
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The Consultant by Tj O’Connor – A Day in the Life of Jonathan Hunter

The Consultant by Tj O’Connor – A Day in the Life of Jonathan Hunter

The Consultant
by Tj O’Connor
July 1-31, 2018 Tour

Synopsis:

Terrorism hits Main Street America

When a rogue CIA consultant goes AWOL from his Middle Eastern post in response to his brother’s plea for help, he arrives just in time to witness his brother’s murder. For years, Jonathan Hunter and his brother Kevin Mallory had not spoken―until Kevin’s final words, “… Khalifah … Not Them … Maya.”

Pursuing his brother’s killer, Hunter stumbles into a nest of horrifying terrorist activity by Middle Eastern refugees, which sparks a backlash across America. In the shadows, Hunter’s mentor, the omnipotent Oscar LaRue, is playing a dangerous game with Russian Intelligence. Neither Hunter nor LaRue realizes that a new threat―the Iranian threat―has entered the game. Stakes rise as two shadowy …

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Jul 14 2018
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Bad Time To Be In It by David Burnsworth – Excerpt and Giveaway

Bad Time To Be In It by David Burnsworth – Excerpt and Giveaway

Bad Time To Be In It
by David Burnsworth
on Tour July 9 – August 10, 2018

 

 

Synopsis:

The past is never past. Sometimes it repeats itself. And sometimes it comes back to pay a visit. Blu Carraway, flush with cash and back in business, never had it so good. Or so he thought.The reality is his love life is in shambles, his business partner is spending too much time with women half his age and not enough time on the job, and someone close goes missing. Blu’s business partner goes off the rails, his friends show their true colors, and he realizes that getting closure sometimes means walking away from everything. With a case from the past gone wrong twice, a loved one …

1,269 total views, 6 views today

Jul 11 2018
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Dangerous Secrets by Susan Hunter

Dangerous Secrets by Susan Hunter

Dangerous Secrets
by Susan Hunter
on Tour July 2 – 13, 2018

 

Synopsis:

A week that starts out with a woman’s dead body in the living room is not going to end well. Writer Leah Nash learns this truth when her friend Miguel arrives home on a Sunday night, only to discover that his weekend renter has failed to checkout—at least in the usual sense of the word. By Wednesday, Miguel’s uncle is arrested for murder.

The victim is the owner of SweetMeets, a website for sugar daddies in search of college-age sugar babies. Police investigators uncover an eye-witness who saw Miguel’s uncle at the scene. They find his fingerprints on the murder weapon, and they dig up a connection to the victim that …

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Jul 05 2018
2

The Body in the Ballroom by R.J. Koreto – Showcase and Giveaway

The Body in the Ballroom by R.J. Koreto – Showcase and Giveaway

The Body in the Ballroom
by R.J. Koreto
on Tour July 1-31, 2018

Synopsis:

President Teddy Roosevelt’s daring daughter, Alice, leaps into action to exonerate a friend accused of poisoning a man just about everyone hated.

Alice Roosevelt, the brilliant, danger-loving daughter of President Theodore Roosevelt, has already risked an assassin’s bullet to solve one murder. She never expected to have to sleuth another, but she’d never pass up the opportunity, either. Anything to stave off boredom.

And such an opportunity presents itself when Alice is invited to a lavish ball. The high-society guests are in high spirits as they imbibe the finest wines. But one man, detested by nearly all the partygoers, quaffs a decidedly deadlier cocktail. An African-American mechanic, who also happens to …

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Jul 01 2018
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Selected by J. Allen Wolfrum – Excerpt and Giveaway

Selected by J. Allen Wolfrum – Excerpt and Giveaway

Selected
by J. Allen Wolfrum
July 1 – August 31, 2018 Tour

Synopsis:

Former Army helicopter pilot, Susan Turner is Selected as the next President of the United States. In order to avoid a nuclear war, she must overcome personal demons and learn to navigate the murky waters of international diplomacy.

Five years ago, the Dove Revolution changed the political structure of the United States. The President, Senate, and Congress are no longer elected by the public, they are Selected at random every two years. A shadow organization known only as The Board, advances their sinister agenda by taking advantage of their anonymity and Susan’s tendency to make brash decisions. Blackmail, espionage and murder are all in play as The Board manipulates geo-political …

4,866 total views, 66 views today

Jun 30 2018
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Yesterday’s News by R.G. Belsky

Yesterday’s News by R.G. Belsky

Yesterday’s News
by R.G. Belsky
on Tour June 1-30, 2018

Synopsis:

A classic cold case reopened—along with Pandora’s box

When eleven-year-old Lucy Devlin disappeared on her way to school more than a decade ago, it became one of the most famous missing child cases in history.

The story turned reporter Clare Carlson into a media superstar overnight. Clare broke exclusive after exclusive. She had unprecedented access to the Devlin family as she wrote about the heartbreaking search for their young daughter. She later won a Pulitzer Prize for her extraordinary coverage of the case.

Now Clare once again plunges back into this sensational story. With new evidence, new victims and new suspects – too many suspects. Everyone from members of a motorcycle gang to a prominent …

1,125 total views, 3 views today

Jun 28 2018
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In the Grip Of It by Sheena Kamal

In the Grip Of It by Sheena Kamal

In the Grip Of It
by Sheena Kamal
on Tour June 1 – June 30, 2018

Synopsis:

On a surveillance assignment for a child custody case, PI-in-training Nora Watts finds herself ensconced in a small farming community on a beautiful hippie island in the Pacific Northwest, a place with a reputation for being welcoming to outsiders. But when she arrives there, she discovers her welcome quickly wears thin. Perhaps too quickly.

Salt Spring Island, with a history as a refuge for African Americans fleeing the bonds of slavery, is not a place of refuge for her—and, she suspects, may not be for the people who live there, either.

As she investigates, nothing about this remote community seems to add up. It gets personal as Nora confronts …

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Jun 15 2018
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Dangerous Places by Susan Hunter – Review and Giveaway

Dangerous Places by Susan Hunter – Review and Giveaway

My Thoughts

Dangerous Places by Susan Hunter is the third book in the Leah Nash mystery series. Leah is a former reporter turned true-crime writer. She’s just coming off a book tour for her first book when a childhood friend asks her to help clear her brother in the unsolved disappearance of his high school girlfriend. Leah isn’t interested in getting involved but feels an obligation to after her friend is killed in a car accident.

This is a mystery that I actually managed to figure out some of the ending well beforehand, but I didn’t get it all right. The author still managed to throw in a few twists and turns that I definitely didn’t see coming. Leah is …

1,281 total views, 3 views today