Book List:37 titles
  • A long-lost diary, a rare book of ghost stories, and unrelenting nightmares combine to send archeologist Michael Rempart on a forbidden journey into the occult and his own past.When Michael returns to his family home after more than a decade-long abs...


  • An eerie discovery brings danger and painful reminders of a tragic past ...When some workmen dig up a skeleton, Homicide Inspector Rebecca Mayfield finds herself investigating a death that took place years earlier. She never imagines that it will hav...


  • As culinary queen Angie Amalfi-Smith starts a new phase of her life with a husband and a home to call her own, one long-time problem still plagues her: finding a job, or business, or service, or anything that will make her feel as if her days are pro...


  • Gourmet cook Angie Amalfi has big plans for her life as a soon-to-be married woman, but between nervous kitchen remodelers, clever murderers, and possibly ghosts, nothing is going as planned. Angie hopes a romantic evening out with her fiancé, Homic...


  • More than anything else, Homicide Inspector Rebecca Mayfield hopes to somehow sort out her confused emotions over alluring but troubling boyfriend Richie Amalfi. But her plans are quickly set aside when a vicious attack on a neighbor sends her into a...


  • Cozy mystery book lovers have been treated to a steady diet of scrumptious Angie Amalfi culinary mysteries since the mid-1990's. The books are a banquet of mostly Italian entrees and desserts, as befitting Angie Amalfi's heritage. In this cookbook, y...


  • PLAYING WITH FIRE When Homicide Inspector Rebecca Mayfield's would-be boyfriend, Richie Amalfi, is named as one of San Francisco's "most enticing bachelors," she's not amused, but she never expected it would lead to his life being threaten...


  • San Francisco Homicide Inspector Rebecca Mayfield has vowed to have nothing more to do with mystery man Richie Amalfi, but when he tells her about the strange deaths of clients of a local psychic medium, her decision changes. Rebecca has always been ...


  • Angie Amalfi’s wedding—her Big Day—is on the verge of becoming a Big Mess. She had planned every detail of the day with the utmost care, wanting everything to be perfect. But now people across the city are dying to put the wedding on hold. A cr...






  • Her brother vanished in a mysterious, foreign land, and the only man who can help her is even more dangerous...C.J. Perkins is trying to find her brother who went missing while on a Peace Corps assignment in Asia. All she knows is that the disappeara...


  • One by one, a horror film director, a judge, and a newspaper publisher meet brutal deaths. A link exists between them, and the deaths have only begun ...Archeologist Michael Rempart finds himself pitted against ancient demons and modern conspirators ...


  • Against the background of San Francisco at the time of the Great Earthquake and Fire of 1906 comes a tale of love and loss. Ruth Greer is the spoiled daughter of a shipping magnate who finds a young boy that has run away from his home in Chinatown—...


  • Out of her jurisdiction with no backup, except for the one man she doesn't want to trust ...When San Francisco Homicide Inspector Rebecca Mayfield inquires about the murder of an old friend, a gang of Russian mobsters takes note, soon thrusting her i...


  • Culinary sleuth Angie Amalfi gets a potent holiday punch when a powerful earthquake strikes San Francisco. When it's over, Angie finds herself in a very different world, where nothing is as it should be, and nothing is as it seems. Not only are he...


  • When opposites attract, the results can be deadly ...Rebecca Mayfield has been a by-the-book cop until Richie Amalfi enters her life. He's accused of murder and runs to Rebecca to help him prove his innocence. The more she learns about the case, the ...


  • A Double Dose of Holiday Mayhem and Murder... COOK'S CURIOUS CHRISTMAS Culinary sleuth Angie Amalfi believes that not even Christmas should get in the way of preparations for her wedding to homicide detective Paavo Smith. But in this season of surpri...


  • An emotionally powerful tale of love, loss, and second chances. Lee Reynolds of New York City has achieved more fame, wealth and success than little Lisa Marie Reynolds from Miwok, California, ever imagined possible. Now, she plans to quickly ready ...


  • A prickly, tormented ghost; a lonely young woman seeking a fresh start; and an old, mysterious house ...For decades, the home built by reclusive artist, Paul Squire, stood empty on a windswept cliff overlooking the ocean. Those who attempted to live ...


  • Culinary queen Angie Amalfi has put aside her gourmet utensils to concentrate on planning her upcoming wedding to San Francisco homicide detective Paavo Smith. What could possibly go wrong? Instead of the answer to her heart's dreams, she scrambles t...


  • Past and present collide in this spellbinding tale by USA Today bestselling author Joanne Pence. Over two hundred years ago, a covert expedition shadowing Lewis and Clark disappeared into the wilderness of Central Idaho. Now, seven anthropology st...


  • "The Price of Vengeance" Gabriella Devere wants vengeance. She grows up quickly when she witnesses the murder of her family by a gang of outlaws, and vows to make them pay for their crime. When the law won't help her, she takes matters into her own ...


  • ANGIE RAISES HOLY HELL Just when dilettante chef Angie Amalfi's checkered culinary career seems to be looking up, she has to drop everything and hightail it to Rome. Her realtor sister Caterina's in a stew--accused of murdering a stranger she foun...


  • JUST DESERTS Dilettante chef Angie Amalfi doubts if she'll actually survive her engagement to San Francisco homicide detective Paavo Smith, what with her meddling mom micromanaging the whole affair. So Angie leaps at the chance to spend some time ...


  • MURDER MOST ENGAGING Normally dilettante chef and freelance food writer Angie Amalfi would rather be deep-fried than let her control-freak mother plan the party celebrating Angie's engagement to San Francisco homicide detective Paavo Smith. But th...


  • in Mistletoe and Mayhem

    An unexpected visitor is about to arrive with an unexpected gift ... Will it be something wonderful or woeful, rueful or romantic... or a little bit of everything? In the expert hands of four unsurpassed storytellers, "the season of giving" takes ...


  • Homicide for the Holidays Nothing could drag chef Angie Amalfi away from San Francisco and her beloved policeman fiance Paavo Smith--except for a job preparing the banquet her all-time favorite soap opera characters will consume during an upcoming...


  • MEAN CUISINE After a series of failed culinary ventures, employment challenged Angie Amalfi has decided to cook up something different: love! But Angie's attempts at matchmaking fall flat as a failed souffle, leaving best friend Connie Rogers stoo...


  • A DASH OF DARKNESS For once Angie Amalfi's newest culinary venture, "Comical Cakes," seems to be a roaring success! There's nothing funny, however, about her homicide detective boyfriend Paavo Smith's latest case. Paavo's investigating a series of...


  • A NASTY STEW Between her latest "sure-fire" foray into the food industry--video restaurant reviews--and her concern over boyfriend Homicide Inspector Paavo Smith's depressed state, Angie Amalfi's plate is full to overflowing. Paavo has never come ...






  • Culinary queen Angie Amalfi has a way with food and people, but her newest business idea is turning out to be shakier than a fruit-filled gelatin mold. Her first--and only--clients for "Fantasy Dinners" are none other than a group of UFO-chasers and ...


  • A TASTE FOR MURDER Food writer Angie Amalfi's long-awaited vacation with her detective boyfriend Paavo Smith has all the ingredients of a romantic getaway--a sail to Acapulco aboard a freighter, no crowds, no homicide department worries, a red bik...


  • Foodie Angie Amalfi has decided to make her culinary name by creating the perfect chocolate confection: angelinas. Donating her delicious rejects to the Random Acts of Kindness Mission in San Francisco, Angie meets the jittery minister in charge. Soo...


  • A DOUBLE DOSE OF DEATH Food columnist Angie Amalfi has it all -- brains, beauty, and a cooking talent that can tickle anyone's taste buds. While she's wondering if it's time to cut the wedding cake with her deliciously handsome detective boyfrie...


  • AN APPETITE FOR MURDER Angie Amalfi's latest job, developing the menu for a new inn, sounds pretty enticing initially--especially since it means spending a week in scenic northern California with her homicide detective boyfriend. But once she arri...


  • MURDER A LA CARTE After talking her way into a job on a pompous, third-rate chef's radio call-in show, Angie Amalfi has visions of a new career to go along with her hot new romance with Paavo Smith, a gorgeous San Francisco homicide detective. Whe...


  • RECIPE FOR ROMANCE For sassy food columnist, Angelina Amalfi, life's a banquet until the man who's been contributing unusual recipes for her column is found dead. Suddenly Angie's being stalked by a killer. Not one to simper in fear, instead she s...


  • She couldn't resist him -- and the feeling was mutual. SEARCHING... C.J. Perkins had to find her brother, but the British authorities in Hong Kong were being no help at all. Darius Kane, a big, blond adventurer who had no love for the Britis...