Book List in Order: 25 titles


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    From the author of the Sleuth Sisters Mysteries and Trailer Park Tales comes a new series, the Max and Lucy Mysteries.Private investigator Max Dunham is planning a vacation in sunny Mexico when two kids enter his office and ask for help hiring a hit ...



  • From the author of mysteries such as KILLING SILENCE and HER HIGHNESS' FIRST MURDER comes a compelling women's fiction story of friendship, love, loss, and the life-changing power of helping others. This powerful novel, which spans the decades from t...



  • From the author of KIDNAP.org and Pharma Con comes Book #3 of the Kidnap Capers. Readers of the series know the lovable misfits who make up the Kidnap Gang: Robin, a former legal secretary; Cam a guy with developmental delays; Hua, a former victi...



  •   In Book 7, Retta and her FBI agent boyfriend stop in Green Bay, Wisconsin, for the night. Lars goes out on a mysterious errand and disappears, leaving a text message that says he's dumping Retta for an old flame.The police take the message at ...



  • In the follow-up to *KIDNAP.org*, Robin and her gang take on an unscrupulous pharmaceuticals manufacturer, Neil Preston, who lives on a fortress-like estate and is a big fan of Josef Stalin. As their plan for making Preston change his dishonest ways ...



  • Mercedes' boyfriend/co-adventurer Colm disappears somewhere in Britain. His last call is cryptic; the last mail he sends even more so: copies of papers once owned by Charles Dickens. They have nothing to do with the famous writer, but when his namesa...



  • FORMER TITLE: A LETHAL TIME AND PLACE This suspense novel has a paranormal element and a surprise that makes it all the more delightful to visit Chicago in the 1960s. Leo appears to be just another downtown bum, but he and Libby, Memnet, and Roy shar...



  • Rich, Powerful, and Crooked--Meet Small, Odd, and Determined! Robin Parsons is in the middle of a very bad day when a neighbor calls, asking for help. The socially inept Carter “accidentally” kidnapped a county official, and he doesn’t know wha...



  • Uneasy and bored with life on the ship, Seamus decides it’s time to do what he’s been avoiding for decades of Earth Time. Though he knows his wife and best friend teamed up to murder him, there are things about the crime he doesn’t understand, ...







  • Scotland’s King Macbeth has been dead for a decade, yet his legacy changes forever the lives of twin nieces Jenna and Jessie macFindlaech. Viking raiders on a blood feud come to their home in the Cairngorm Mountains, intending to kill all males of ...



  • Simon Maldon is sent by Queen Elizabeth to form an honest assessment of the Scottish queen's character. With Simon gone, his son Henry, wife Hannah, and old friend Calkin delve into the murder of Simon's brother-in-law, Will Clark. Determined to hide...



  • Paranormal mystery--When newly-arrived soul Cassie Parker refuses to believe she's no longer alive, Dead Detective Seamus is sent from the Afterlife to learn what happened to her. He soon suspects it was murder, but why would someone kill the costume...



  • Does despair end when you finally learn the truth? Beth Lousiere, once known as Loser, learns there's new evidence concerning the murders of her husband and daughter three years ago. The crimes, along with suspicion that she was responsible, sent Be...



  • In this cozy mystery, the first of a series, middle-aged sisters Faye and Barb decide to open a detective agency in Allport, their small town in northern Lower Michigan. They agree that Retta, their baby sister, will NOT be included, since she tends ...



  • Book Two of the Loser Mysteries delves deeper into who Loser is--or who she was before the street person named Loser appeared. Determined to help a teenaged boy in crisis, she's pulled back into the world of normal people. But the normal world can be...



  • In this third book of the Simon & Elizabeth Mysteries Elizabeth Tudor is declared a traitor and imprisoned in the Tower of London. Visiting the princess secretly her friend Simon Maldon discovers another cause for worry. His friend Peto the Pope has ...



  • Carrie Walsh is almost unaware of the Women’s Liberation Movement, a 1960s girl too shy to speak her mind and too uptight to burn her bra. When she witnesses a murder in an alley in Flint, Michigan, Carrie's life takes a new direction. Joining the ...



  • Is It Possible to Be a Rescuer When You Live among the Lost? Killing Silence, the first of The Loser Mysteries, presents a unique protagonist: Loser, who sleeps on the streets of Richmond, Virginia, washes up in gas station bathrooms, eats when an o...



  • When a long-time friendship dies, does murder follow? Decades past junior high in a small, northern Michigan town, Caroline Batzer is snubbed by her best friend. At first confused, she's later stunned to learn Sarah Leigh betrayed her in a way she'd ...







  • When Dead Detective Seamus is asked to investigate the death of wealthy businessman William Dunbar he's more than willing, but there's an additional request. Will he take a detective-in-training along? Reluctantly, Seamus agrees and meets Mildred, wh...



  • As England's young king struggles with illness, one of his advisors is poisoned. Elizabeth Tudor, fearing her brother was the target, asks her old friend Simon Maldon to investigate the crime. With the help of his fiancee, Hannah, Simon, now an ap...



  • Secretive men, ancient spies, a huge cache of treasure, and, most amazing of all, secrets concerning England's greatest playwright await readers in SHAKESPEARE'S BLOOD.While vacationing in Britain, Mercedes Maxwell discovers a corpse in an old castle...



  • Young secretary Tori Van Camp wakes one morning on a luxurious ocean liner where she is offered whatever a person might desire: food, clothes, recreation, and the companionship of congenial people. But Tori has no memory of booking a cruise. What she...



  • When headless corpses begin appearing on the streets of London, Elizabeth Tudor is as shocked as everyone else. When one of her own ladies is murdered, Elizabeth joins with new friend Simon Maldon to find the killer. Henry VIII, also shocked by the m...



  • Tessa macFindlaech meets three witches on a Scottish hillside as she leaves her home to join the household of her uncle, Thane Macbeth. The weird women make predictions for her future, but Tessa sees no likelihood of truth in them. After all, the fir...


Complete Series List in Order

A Dead Detective Mystery

1) The Dead Detective Agency (Feb-2011)
2) Dead for the Money (Mar-2012)
3) Dead for the Show (Apr-2015)
4) Dead to Get Ready--And Go (Apr-2016)

The Kidnap Capers

1) Kidnap.Org (Apr-2017)
2) Pharma Con (May-2019)
3) The Trouble with Dad (Sep-2020)

The Loser Mysteries

1) Killing Silence (Nov-2012)
2) Killing Memories (Jun-2013)
3) Killing Despair (Aug-2014)

Macbeth's Nieces

1) Macbeth's Niece (Feb-2008)
2) Double Toil & Trouble (Feb-2016)

Max & Lucy

1) Cutest Little Killer (Jul-2021)

A Simon & Elizabeth Mystery

1) Her Highness' First Murder (Jan-2010)
2) Poison, Your Grace (Nov-2011)
3) The Lady Flirts with Death (Jun-2013)
4) Her Majesty's Mischief (Jul-2015)

The Sleuth Sisters

1) The Sleuth Sisters (Feb-2014)