Book List in Order: 27 titles


  • This love story, a cross between The Notebook and Last Tango in Halifax, is about an older couple who are reunited after being away from each other since high school. In her late 60s, Madeline has been diagnosed with cancer and told that she has only...



  • This steamy historical romance takes place during the waning days of the Civil War and is about a young Southern widow who rescues a Yankee soldier from the Mississippi when the steamboat he was on exploded. She brings him home to nurse, but as his c...



  • Two sisters find themselves back in the 1860s during the building of the transcontinental railroad in search of their missing parents who are on a time travel quest of their own. Equipped with only their wits and a vague idea where they must go, this...



  • In this intriguing murder mystery, two sisters, one a homicide detective, the other an erotic romance writer, travel aboard Amtrak's scenic Coast Starlight from Los Angeles to Seattle when a famous movie star on the train is murdered. Then, to make m...



  • Written for children, this story about the bluebird family who lives in our backyard, is also meant for adults to enjoy. In these pages, read about the courtship of the young couple, Skye and Bella, and how tragedy struck when she broke her leg after...



  • In this cozy mystery, teenage sleuth Nancy Keene accompanies her father and friend Bess to the Queen Mary during the Art Deco Festival. They book a ghost tour where Nancy's father is kidnapped. Where did he go? Who did this to him? Will Nancy be able...



  • This humorous time-travel fantasy is about two sisters who are magically transported back to the 1968 Newport Pop Festival in Costa Mesa, California—an outdoor concert later described as “Orange County’s Woodstock”. Both siste...



  • Three young librarians get together for a girl's night out at the movies to see Fifty Shades of Grey where they meet a handsome stranger who bears a striking resemblance to the film's main character. He invites them to dinner, but only one goes wi...



  • A young woman is gunned down during a detective's wedding; then several young women are found dead in a shipping container. Could these two cases be related? Two homicide detectives are searching for answers, along with the help of the detective's si...







  • ""I never imagined when I joined an erotic romance writing group that one of us would be killed at the Adult Entertainment Expo in Las Vegas. It had all started out so fun." So begins this humorous and PG-Rated romantic cozy mystery about"...



  • Join precocious teenage sleuth, Nancy Keene, on another of her international adventures. This book finds her in Amsterdam visiting her newly-found Dutch relatives who have recently discovered a secret room in their house that contains valuable artwo...



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    In this riveting murder mystery, Homicide Detective Yvonne Dauphin risks her life and sanity when she checks herself out of the hospital after a bipolar meltdown, determined to prove to her boss and coworkers that’s she still up to the job of captu...



  • This romantic comedy is a modern version of Jane Austen’s Sense and Sensibility. It’s the story of two American sisters and the men who love them. Elinor, the older of the two, is the sensible one who is prudent and dependable. In contrast, Ma...



  • Do you like trains? Do you like history? If so, take a look at this time travel tale about modern Amtrak travelers who go back in time to the days when the trans-continental railroad was being built. Our passengers become part of a real-life special ...



  • In The Forgotten Sister, the drawing rooms of the Regency era are opened for us to view the world where Jane Austen left off when she wrote Pride and Prejudice. This novel is about Mary Bennet, the plain middle daughter, as she compares herself to he...



  • What would happen if Nancy Drew met James Bond? Find out in this humorous, PG-Rated tale written for nostalgic women baby-boomers who grew up loving Nancy Drew mysteries. Nancy Keene, the teenage sleuth in this mystery, goes to London and stays in th...



  • This romance novel/travelogue is about New Orleans, a favorite city that the writers have been in love with for over thirty-five years. People often ask them, “How many times have you two been to New Orleans?” Their answer is always, “We lost...



  • Have you ever wanted to go to a mystery dinner theater where the audience has to figure out whodunit? That is where two lovers meet in this humorous and sexy romance novel. Isabella, a librarian in her early thirties, goes with her friends to a perfo...



  • Written as an homage to the Nancy Drew books, this humorous and PG-rated mystery about teenage sleuth, Nancy Keene, especially targets women baby boomers who grew up reading and loving the series. Gently poking fun at Nancy’s obscure knowledge, per...







  • Do you like Nancy Drew? Do you like New Orleans? This humorous and PG-rated story about a teenage sleuth especially targets women baby boomers who grew up reading and loving the Nancy Drew series. Nancy Keene, the teenage sleuth in our story, goes on...



  • In this murder/mystery, the peaceful world of a monastery in Orange County, California is shaken apart when one of its priests is murdered. Who would want to kill him? Tempers have been running high in Silverado Canyon ever since the abbey purchased ...



  • This hilarious time-travel fantasy is about two sisters who are magically transported back to the 1968 Newport Pop Festival in Costa Mesa, California--an outdoor concert later described as “Orange County’s Woodstock.” Both sisters had attended ...



  • This psychological thriller about sexual obsession will keep you on the edge of your seats until the very end. It's a riveting murder mystery about a female homicide detective who investigates the brutal murder of two teenage girls on a rural road in...



  • While on her honeymoon in Savannah, Georgia, Detective Clarissa Santy hopes to spend a nice quiet time with her husband in one of America’s most beautiful cities. She and her husband are both big fans of “Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil...



  • This murder mystery, about a daughter's search for the truth behind her father's murder, is an homage to the books of T. Jefferson Parker that describe crime in Orange County, California. Focusing on Tustin in the early 1970's and 1990's, this book b...



  • How many of you go to your high school reunions hoping to see "the one who got away"? That's what this PG-rated romance novel is all about. In this story, Danielle, a woman who has just turned 30, goes to her high school reunion hoping to see Sandy, ...



  • This travelogue explores the literary landmarks of England by visiting the birthplaces and environs of some of the best writers of the English language. In it, you will find the worlds of Charles Dickens, Jane Austen, the Bronte Sisters, James Her...


Complete Series List in Order

Detective Santy Mystery

1) The Tustin Chronicles (Apr-2014)
2) Murder at the Abbey (Apr-2014)
3) Honeymoon in Savannah (Apr-2014)
4) The Body on Ortega Highway (Apr-2014)

Multi-Author Series List

Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice

The Forgotten Sister (Jan-2015)

Jane Austen's Sense & Sensibility

Nonsense and Sensibility (Jul-2015)