Book List in Order: 13 titles


  • Marcie never wanted to feel this way about her grandfather: uneasy, resentful, afraid. She’s always been his favorite, his Bird—the helpless little thing that stole his heart at birth. Now he’s dying, and Marcie can’t bear...



  • Rob has always loved Anna, but she never wanted him. He paints her portrait over and over again. Now one night, she phones him, desperate for help. He rushes to her place, but when he gets there she's dead—sprawled across her living-room floor,...



  • Theadingford dig site, present day. Detective Rozlyn Priest never expected to find herself here. Teetering on the brink of an ancient grave. She takes a breath, willing herself to look down. Old bones, broken relics—that’s what should be ...



  • After playing a TV sleuth for years, Rita Martin retires to the sleepy town of Frantham-on-Sea. Here on the Dorset coast, she runs her own immaculate guest house, and life is blissfully quiet. But then a few doors down, harmless old Mrs Freer is blud...



  • It’s lonely out on the cliffs of Marlborough Head—lonely and dangerous. When a body washes up on the rocks below, everyone assumes it must be brutish Edward Parker. Weeks ago, he slipped over the cliff’s edge, never to be seen again...



  • The discovery of the bruised and battered corpse of English policewoman Moira Grainger results in an unlikely pairing of the two men involved with her—ex-husband Colin Grainger and colleague and lover Detective Inspector John Moore—now se...



  • The man climbs a ladder, slides a gloved finger through the slightly open window and enters the room. He wraps 14-month-old Joshua Banks in his blanket and takes him from his cot. In his place he leaves a printed note. Do not call the police. You wil...



  • ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Adams at her absolute best! Carmen, Goodreads⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Edge-of-the-seat reading all the way. Very Agatha Christie. Amanda, GoodreadsIf you love Miss Marple or Agatha Raisin, you'...



  • A superbly original collection of short stories with an esoteric bias. Each story explores in different situations, often humorous, a paradoxical edge of experience, when the inner and outer life is about to transform; at any stage in life. These sto...







  • What if you got one last chance at both love and success but getting one meant giving up the other? Sugar Kane hasn't created a hit TV series in years but now she's older, wiser, and ready to prove she can still deliver - unless her young, scheming a...



  • When the steamer Continental sails into Puget Sound in the spring of 1866, it carries a precious cargo: mail-order brides who've pledged their futures to men they'd never met. Among them is Maddy Douglas, a beautiful, headstrong, rebellious fifteen-y...



  • Anne Manning, a divorcee and single parent for twelve years, finds herself increasingly unable to control her rebellious fourteen-year-old son, Billy. As a last resort, she reluctantly arranges to send him to his father, Don, for the summer. Despite ...



  • Three women -- an advertising executive catapulted into the fast track and the headlines, a lawyer facing her greatest professional challenge, and a writer torn between conflicting obligations -- learn both the costs and the rewards of success....