Book List in Order: 24 titles


  • Juvenile delinquents are vanishing from Lakeview, Michigan. Brilliant fifteen-year-old Story Black has heard that the smartest kids go from jail to a special school—and then on to college. The mastermind behind it all is Lakeview’s newest...



  • Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue, and a sixpence for her shoe. A woman realizes she was meant to decline a wedding invitation, but only after she’s arrived. Can she borrow some of a stranger’s charm to mak...



  • When Ari Adams journeys to Oregon’s wine country with best pal Jane Frank, she envisions sipping Pinot Noir on a gorgeous deck and staring at the sunsets across the Willamette Valley. Yet their arrival at Cascade Cellars to meet Jane’s bestie Tre...



  • Addy Tornado wishes her love life was as dramatic as her name. A true romantic, Addy lives for the movies and yearns for a mate who is as beautiful, sexy, witty, and as smart as the heroines on the screen. Of course that someone would also have to pu...



  • The greatest hold on the present is the past. For twenty-five years the memory of her brother’s murder has followed Ari Adams like a shadowy companion. Now Ari has found new evidence, a picture of Richie's killer and a new hope for justice. But...



  • Contractor Quinn O’Sullivan has traveling in her blood. Her aunt is a famous travel writer while Quinn herself moves from one apartment complex to the next as her team remodels them. When dear Aunt Maura kicks the bucket on her beloved Route 66...



  • What happens when women leave their worlds behind to attend their favorite annual conference event of the year? Pretty much anything! Romantic interludes, mistaken identity, suspenseful intrigue and hilarious situations abound—especially for the ne...



  • Five women. Five secrets. Attorney Victor Guzman knows their secrets, so it’s no surprise when he’s found dead in his law firm’s restroom. Real estate agent/amateur sleuth Ari Adams and her girlfriend, ex-cop-turned-private-investigator...



  • For Parnelli "Nellie" Rafferty, the sexiest things in the world are women and automobiles. As a member of the "Carparazzi," she makes her living as an auto industry spy, trolling the proving grounds scattered throughout the world and snapping photos ...







  • The vibrant Phoenix art happening First Friday promises business and pleasure for Ari Adams. For one thing, moving on from the painful past she shared with Molly Nelson has brought a new woman into her life. But an old building with a body inside thr...





  • Deeply unhappy and haunted by tragic events of the past, 22 year old Isabel feels she is becoming a ghost. She knows that if she does not change her life she may disappear altogether. In desperation she secretly takes flight to her dead Grandmother...




  • A love story where losing may be the only way to win... With staggering student loans to repay, CC Carlson is determined to please her new employers. The first assignment as a real estate lawyer is easy: deliver an eviction notice and make it clea...







  • Older and wiser, it should have been easy to go home... Twenty-five years ago Stephanie left beautiful Eugene, Oregon, and her beautiful best friend behind. She also left behind her parents’ bitter warfare and the truth that her feelings for Pau...









  • After her own recent brush with murder - nearly her own - Ari is relieved to solicit help from local private investigator Elizabeth 'Biz' Stone to uncover the identity of her best friend's secret admirer. What Ari doesn't expect are the sparks that f...



  • Kira Drake lives in the closet to protect her skyrocketing movie career. Controlled by her mother and her agent, Kira's love life consists of hidden affairs and short liaisons. She is miserable until a location shoot takes her to an idyllic seaside t...



  • Respected sociology teacher Professor Diane Cole has written the book on love. But at her 40th birthday party, a beautiful young stranger named Ronnie surprises her with a kiss. Suddenly, Diane finds her views on love challenged by a woman who is hal...



  • While growing up gay isn't easy for anyone, it's especially difficult for Kate, whose mother has a future in politics. Having a lesbian for a daughter may jeopardize Barbara Mitchell's chances at winning a legislative seat, but the antics of Barbara'...



  • A quiet Sunday afternoon takes a deadly turn for real estate agent Ari Adams, who discovers a corpse in one of her listings. When her best friend becomes the prime suspect, Ari's desire to prove his innocence puts her on a collision course with detec...


Complete Series List in Order

An Ari Adams Mystery

1) Paid in Full (Aug-2006)
2) White Offerings (Jul-2008)
3) Deadly Intersections (Mar-2011)
4) Point of Betrayal (May-2013)
5) A Grand Plan (Nov-2015)
6) A Secret to Tell (Apr-2017)
7) Justice Calls (Sep-2018)