Books that went to press, or back to press this week:
LAINEE DELANEY BACK IN BUSINESS, by Frances Langley
Lainee Delaney, social debutante turned private investigator wannabe, and substitute teacher gotta be to make ends meet, has just landed her first big case. Enter straight-laced and amazingly hot Cade Gainess, an acquaintance from Lainee's past who has done nothing but irritate her in their brief dealings with each other.
News Flash!Still more computer troubles, but the Guru, God Bless Him, came again this morning and it seems to be working...for now!
Galleys that went out, or went out again this week:
TOBY MARTIN: STATE FAIR SECURITY, by Barbara Grengs
YA Detective Toby Martin is back in her fifth adventure. This time she's keeping her private-eye open at the State Fair where wurst theives have set up business.
A GHOST OF BROTHER JONATHAN'S: Shannon Delaney Paranormal Mystery Series, Vol. 6, by Elizabeth Eagan-Cox
A GHOST OF BROTHER JONATHAN’S takes Shannon Delaney on a cold-case quest to investigate a mystery surrounding one of California’s legendary shipwrecks… of 150 years ago.
WHILE I DANCED, by Lynn Slaughter
A nerve-wracking audition for a summer ballet workshop reminds fifteen-year-old Cass how much she wishes her mom hadn’t died so young.
Work began, or continued on the following:
LIVING THE CALL, by Barbara Garro
By listening and answering God's call to serve...consider being a lifeboat and keeping people afloat. Hold out a ladder to raise people up. We are all God has to serve Him on our planet. Do you believe that? Or are you thinking God can do everything Himself?
VENDETTA, by Ian Welch
Ethan is alone and destitute on the other side of the world. His Dad is murdered, their business fails, his Mum unable to cope takes her own life. This is too much of a coincidence, rumors indicate one man is responsible. Ethan learns the truth, but what can he do? He is dealing with a powerful adversary, a man who will stop at nothing to achieve his goals.
BLEEDING HEARTS: Killian Kendal Mystery Series, Vol. 1
Winner of the Stonewall Society's 2002 Pride in the Arts Literary Award in the Whodunit Category!
REAP THE WHIRLWIND: Killian Kendall Mystery Series, Vol. 2, by Josh Aterovis.
Suicide, or murder? That's the question in the second Killian Kendall mystery. Will Smith suspects murder when an old childhood pal drowns, and asks his friend Killian for help in solving the mystery.
A SNUG LIFE SOMEWHERE, by Jan Shapin
A Snug Life Somewhere is about Penny Joe Copper, daughter of a roustabout shingle weaver, who is caught up in a 1916 union tragedy known as the Everett Massacre. Her brother Horace is killed, as is the cousin of a radical organizer, Gabe. When her love affair with Marcel, a music student seven years her junior, is thwarted, Penny Jo is pulled into Gabe’s campaign to avenge the “Everett Martyrs.”
A STORY BOOK, by Elena D. Bowman
This is a sample of literary short stories from an author who already has several books with us. The theme of the collection is a writer’s connection with the creator.
MOONLIT BAY, by Elena D. Bowman
A Paranormal Mystery Novel.