Apple-achian Treasure and a stack of new releases

Ready to discover a new treasure this week? Erin is hunting for gold, and you can too.

Apple-achian Treasure, Book #8 in the Auntie Clem’s Bakery series is now live! Pick up Erin’s and Vic’s new adventure and some other new releases.

Apple-achian Treasure

Erin is back on her feet again with the opening of Auntie Clem’s Bakery version 2.0. But her new partner is not the easiest person in the world to get along with and there are a lot of bumps in the road.

Reading about a secret treasure in Clementine’s papers, Erin decides to distract herself by putting back on her detective hat and she and her friends try their hands at solving the clues. Pretty soon, everyone knows that they are treasure hunting and things get interesting.

The race is on, but is the prize worth the price they will end up paying?

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More New Releases

I have hunted down a few more new releases for your reading pleasure. It’s a long weekend here, so you might need a couple more!

Staging is Murder

Laura Bishop just nabbed her first decorating commission–staging for sale a 19th-century mansion that hasn’t been updated for decades. But when a body falls from a laundry chute and lands at Laura’s feet, replacing flowered wallpaper becomes the least of her duties.

To clear her young assistant of the murder and save her fledgling business, Laura’s determined to find the killer. Turns out it’s not as easy as renovating a manor home, especially with two handsome men complicating her mission: the police detective assigned to the case and the real estate agent trying to save the manse from foreclosure.

Worse still, the meddling of a horoscope-guided friend, a determined grandmother, and the local funeral director could get them all killed before Laura props the first pillow.

Staging is Murder

Sentinnel’s Rise

A woman who lost it all. The demon horde who took it. A brooding Watcher who must convince her to fight. Her choice decides humanity’s fate.

Sara, a homemaker and ex-Federal agent, watches in horror as civilization’s strongest and most capable governments fall to a series of rogue attacks. An unknown enemy has destroyed the world’s major cities using bombs laced with a devastating biological agent. The worst part? Her husband and daughter both die, upending Sara’s quiet life in rural Wyoming. Millions lose their lives, leaving Sara with only two options: Fight the enemy soldiers that will surely come for the survivors or hide and hope they pass her by.

The Council of Light discovers the evil mastermind behind the attack on the world’s largest cities, and it isn’t human. Their timeless battle against the Overlords and their demonic army has finally reached a breaking point. Darian, the Council’s Watcher, must now convince his Sentinel to take her place among the warriors fated to defeat the demons, a destiny she knows nothing about.

Will Sara have the courage to accept her destiny and save humanity, or will the demons finally take over the world? 

Embrace the latest harrowing fight that started with the Light in the Darkness Series. While reading the first series isn’t mandatory, it’s certainly recommended so you can meet the characters and battle the Overlords with them from the beginning.

Sentinnel's Rise

Sweet Obsession

This is book 16 in the Sweet Cove Mystery series by USA TODAY Bestselling Author J. A. Whiting.
Angie has opened her second bake shop located in the Sweet Cove Museum and business is booming. The Roseland family has enjoyed a quiet summer since the police haven’t needed to call them in to help investigate any crimes, until now. 

In the nearby town of Solana Village, a woman finds a package on her porch and when she picks it up, the box explodes. The same day, another package bomb is delivered and Police Chief Martin shows up at the bake shop to ask Angie and her family for help. 

Sweet Obsession

A Berry Perplexing Puzzle

When Kylie’s friend Jack is accused of murder, she must go the distance to uncover the real killer…

Meanwhile Kylie’s nemesis, Detective Gregson, appears to be joining forces with her BFF Zoey – but to what end?

Zoey refuses to tell Kylie about Gregson’s secret, leaving her to figure it out on her own.

Meanwhile, the odds seem to be stacked against Kylie’s friend Jack. He had every reason to want the horrible Gary dead – but then again, so did quite a few other people. Will Kylie figure out the truth before it’s too late for Jack?

To add to all the chaos in her life, Kylie’s kinda-sorta boyfriend Joel drops a bombshell, and Kylie is forced to make a difficult decision…

A Berry Perplexing Puzzle

The Planetsider Trilogy

On a fallen world with a dark history, Ethan and the other rangers protect the fragile remains of civilization from savage roamers, twisted by a sickness known as the Maddening. He longs to know what caused the apocalypse, but when mysterious soldiers crash to the planet’s surface in search of a planetsider and offering the truths he desires, Ethan must abandon his home and take sides in a deadly war that has raged for generations. Who will he choose to save and can he himself be saved?

The Planetsider Trilogy is a gripping, post-apocalyptic military thriller and a journey of discovery, as Ethan uncovers the dark past of his planet and becomes embroiled in a war that threatens the fate of two civilizations, and the existence of life itself, planetside.

The Planetsider Trilogy

Lunatic’s Game

Does the universe hold us responsible for what we order from late-night TV after downing half a bottle of vodka?

Apparently so.

Stuck in a dead-end job in a dead-end town, Bobbie Drex is even stuck in a dead man’s shoes—until a fateful gunshot sends her life bulleting from mundane to insane in no time flat.

Apparitions. Weird phone calls. Red eyes following her.

If that weren’t crazy enough, a weird, wisecracking stranger washes up on her doorstep. Hell bent on a bizarre mission, he sends Bobbie’s life plummeting even further off the rails. 

She’d yearned for a new career. But chasing monsters? Really?

When the tables are turned and a creature sets its sights on Bobbie, she’s forced to figure out who the real lunatic is – the stranger or herself. 

The Lunatic’s Game has begun….

Lunatic's Game

A Sip Before Dying

The Oak Valley Vineyard has been in Emmy Oak’s family for generations. So when the small Sonoma winery is suddenly in financial trouble and in danger of being gobbled up by the corporate giants, Emmy moves home to try to save her legacy with her modern culinary know-how. First step–she throws a party showcasing her latest vintage and signature tasty treats to a group of wine country’s most elite enthusiasts. Only when one of her VIP guests sips a glass of poisoned wine and dies in her cellar, Emmy’s name is on everyone lips for all the wrong reasons.

The victim was the young, boy-toy husband of one of Silicon Valley’s most successful female CEOs… and his playboy ways and suspicious spending habits have almost no one mourning his death. Enter Detective Christopher Grant, recent SFPD transplant, who is assigned to the case and immediately homes in on Oak Valley. But Emmy is determined to clear her winery’s name–even if Grant’s dark eyes, sexy smile, and mysterious past threaten to distract her. After calling in the big guns to help her–a.k.a. her jewelry designer best friend and copious amounts of cookie dough ice cream–Emmy finds herself digging through a slew of suspects to uncover crimes, grudges, and secret affairs that could put a soap opera to shame. 

A Sip Before Dying

The Burning Issue of the Day

January 1910. A journalist has been killed in a suspicious blaze. Everything points to a group of suffragettes, but the apparent culprit insists she is innocent.

When Lady Hardcastle receives a letter from a suffragette requesting her urgent help, the retired spy turned sleuth knows only she stands between an accused young woman and the gallows. Evidence at the scene makes Lizzie Worrel’s innocence difficult to believe, and with the police treating it as an open-and-shut case of arson, Lady Hardcastle faces a barrage of resistance as she tries to dig out the truth.

With her trusted maid and confidante, the formidable Flo, Lady Hardcastle sets off in pursuit of the truth as time runs out for the accused suffragette. Was she set up? And if so, is the real culprit a traitor to the cause—or part of a darker conspiracy?

The Burning Issue of the Day

Silencing Salter

Detective Luca investigates the death of a high-profile businessman, and it doesn’t surprise him the man has enemies. Powerful people make powerful enemies, after all.         

But Luca isn’t prepared for the sheer number of people the victim pissed off – nor just how influential they are. 

The deeper he digs, the uglier the truth grows. Luca uncovers a dark, disturbing side to the murdered man, and discovers hints of a deviancy along with membership in a secret society.

Luca is treading on dangerous ground. Every clue he uncovers increases the size of the target on his back.

Bringing a murderer to justice is what Luca does. He just hopes this time, he can live long enough to do it.       

Silencing Salter

The Moor

When a ten-year-old girl turns up on DCI Ryan’s doorstep to tell him she’s witnessed a murder, he has no idea he’s about to step into his most spellbinding case yet. The circus has rolled into Newcastle upon Tyne, bringing with it a troupe of daring acrobats, magicians, jugglers—and one of them is a killer.

Ryan and his team must break through their closed ranks to uncover a secret which has lain buried for eight years, before the killer strikes again – this time, to silence the only living witness…

Murder and mystery are peppered with romance and humour in this fast-paced crime whodunnit set amidst the spectacular Northumbrian landscape.

The Moor

Cookies with a Side of Danger

Some cases hit close to the bone. 

For amateur sleuth, Sabrina Carlson, this is one of them. 

In Sabrina’s mind, missing-person’s investigations are always the hardest. 

Mostly because they remind her of losing her sister years before.

If fighting off flashbacks of her sister’s death isn’t bad enough, this current case is one of the most difficult of Sabrina’s career. 

After all, Claire Blakely didn’t just disappear without a trace. 

She also didn’t have any enemies. 

Cookies with a Side of Danger

Rewind

Valentine’s Day, 1993. After years of being single, Noah is finally ready to date again. Unfortunately, things don’t end too well. After spending their first night together, he wakes up covered in blood—next to his very dead date. Already convinced Noah has an abnormal attraction to murder, Detective Wellesley believes it has tipped over to actually killing someone. That leaves Noah and his friends having to prove his innocence. Meanwhile, Marc and Louis have gone on The Drinking Man’s Diet…let the hangovers ensue.

Rewind

Death by Chocolate Cupcake

Scarlet Baker is thrilled for the chance to host her own baking show The Cupcake Whisperer for a local TV channel in Atlanta. She expected baked goods, but she wasn’t prepared for hunky co-host Finn Fine.

Before the cupcakes are even frosted, a crew member is murdered. A handsome detective arrives on the scene to investigate, but the future of the show is now in jeopardy,

Scarlet fears for her life when the killer comes after her. Now the show might not be the only thing canceled.

Death by Chocolate Cupcake

A Final Word

And don’t forget that Do No Harm is available for preorder now! If you like Robin Cook, David Baldacci and Patricia Cornwell, this collection is for you! Do No Harm is a binge-readers dream – 17 medical thriller books for $0.99! Get it at your favourite e-retailer now.

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