Not Forgiven

Chloe is a contract killer.
She is having a little fun with a couple of marks before finishing the job.

Early morning, a body is dumped in an empty parking. Houston Police Department Inspectors, Henry Creed and Mitch Mason, are on the case. They do their best to soothe the nerves of a witness and her husband.

Members of a street-gang (a hit squad) sit in stolen car across the street from a sidewalk cafe. Chloe is walking down the sidewalk on her way to meet a friend for brunch when a dark-colored Mercedes pulls out onto the street slowly. From inside the car, men point guns out at the crowd and begin firing. Chloe never leaves home without a gun, and pulls two of them out and returns fire.

While Henry and Mitch close in on a serial killer, Chloe leaves a trail of dead bad guys in her search for the guilty.

Get your copy of Not Forgiven now! Buckle up and join Chloe for a heart-pounding expedition that will surely thrill and entertain until the very last page.

FREE eBook from October 17 – 20, 2017

The Last Oracle: A Climate Fiction Thriller

As a series of bizarre climate-related events occur across our planet, it seems the world is edging towards a catastrophic tipping point.

Rex Daingerfield is the owner of a giant fracking company that seeks to exploit a rich seam of oil in the environmentally sensitive Greenland ice shelf. But Daingerfield has a nemesis – his daughter. Born to an Egyptian mother, she is inducted as the Oracle of the Temple of Sekhmet. Her role is to protect the earth from the likes of her father.

The Oracle recruits the world’s greatest negotiator, Sam Jardine, to convince her father to change his destructive business model. But a secret society of the rich and powerful stands to profit from the chaos that has gripped the world. Led by an errant priest from the Temple of Sekhmet, he will do anything to stop Jardine.

As the planet edges closer to disaster, Jardine is confronted by politicians, lobbyists, vested interests – even his own radicalised half-brother – all of whom stand to gain from the mayhem about to be unleashed.

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Justice for the Black Knight

Justice for the Black Knight is a story of relationships wrapped in a dark mystery from the distant past that holds the key to the salvation of an African American man on trial for his life. As a child, Freddie Edwards created an alter-ego, the Black Knight, who vowed to fight injustice in all forms. Years later he finds himself accused of the brutal murder of a well-respected elderly white man, represented by an incompetent lawyer, and facing death in the electric chair. His sister Ruby and their childhood friend Annabelle are reunited at his trial where they begin an exploration into the past to find evidence that will prove Freddie to be a hero instead of a villain, his only chance to escape execution. Their journey brings to light the impact race may have on the system designed to provide justice, and a hopeful portrait of life free of the disease of racism. This novel was recognized by Kirkus as one of the best novels of 2014, won the Beverly Hills Book Award for Best Legal Thriller, and was a finalist for Best African American Literature in the Indie Book Awards.

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Forbidden Beginnings: Jacqueline’s Tragedy

A senseless assault. An agonizing, life-threatening decision. In the moment of truth, with countless lives at stake, how can justice hope to prevail?

New York City trauma surgeon, Dr. Christopher Ravello, has it all. A breathtaking, vivacious wife. Lovely children. Life-saving work, and a beautiful home in one of the City’s most coveted neighborhoods.

But in an instant, Chris’ world is shattered.

The brutal and senseless assault of his mother, Jacqueline, leaves her barely alive. Consumed with anguish and fear, battling time and circumstances, Chris’ search for a life-saving treatment leads to an agonizing decision and takes him down a path of no return.

In the wake of his mother’s assault, Chris and life-long friend, Detective Kevin Kennedy, risk their lives and livelihoods tracking down Jacqueline’s attacker.

When Ravello, driven by an all-consuming rage, at last comes face-to-face with his mother’s assailant, every fiber of his being calls out for vengeance. In the moment of truth, with so much at stake for he and his family, what will Chris choose?

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Choices: Volume II of the Lincoln County Law Trilogy

This series follows the arc of change in a backwater Southern county from the bigotry of the past to a more hopeful future through the lens of the judicial system. In this book, brilliant young attorney J.T. Lockman faces the challenge of a lifetime when he’s appointed to enforce a teenager’s fundamental privacy rights while also representing a man charged with murdering his gay lover. He must face his own prejudices about issues that divide public opinion as his cases progress through the judicial system in the trial and appellate courts. Ultimately, he must come to terms with choices that matter and choices that don’t exist at all.

FREE eBook from October 10 – 14, 2017

 

Witch at Heart

Jinx Hamilton has been minding her own business working as a waitress at Tom’s Cafe and keeping up with her four cats. Then she inherits her Aunt Fiona’s store in neighboring Briar Hollow, North Carolina and learns that her aunt has willed her some special “powers” as well. They say admitting you have a problem is the first step and Jinx has a major problem. She’s a brand new witch with no earthly clue what that means. Throw in a few homeless ghosts, a potential serial killer, and a resident rat and Jinx is almost at her wit’s end. Thankfully she has the unfailing support of her life-long BFF, Tori and it doesn’t hurt that there’s a hot guy living right next door.

Free eBook on October 1, 2017

A Girl of No Consequence

When Dominique Sorelle’s mutilated body was found one night, hanging from the Austerlitz Bridge in Paris, the newspapers cause a public outcry. A panicked Government enlists Gerard de Montclaire, France’s most acclaimed detective, to find the killer. The murderer may have committed other, similar crimes. There is growing alarm in official circles, hinted at in the tabloid press, that a “Ripper” is loose in Paris. The investigation takes Montclaire and his associate, Sir Francis FitzMaurice, into the dark world of Parisian sadism, in search of an insane but clever killer. What they find is a conspiracy that frightens the Government and stymies Justice. Can the great detective get justice for Dominique Sorelle? Or, is this to be his greatest failure?

FREE eBook on September 29, 2017

Murder in the Theater

It’d be the season to be jolly, if not for the dead director.

The script didn’t include a dead body, and now Professor Sheridan Hendley is cast in the role of amateur sleuth. Tensions run high, friendships are strained, and the college administration is beginning to panic. As the plot thickens Sheridan is yet again drawn deeper into danger. Will she find the truth before the final curtain call?

Murder in the Theater is the fourth in the Cold Creek Series.

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SICK: The 1st installment in the Chloe Daniels Mysteries

Anna Black kills with a purpose. Is she an angel of death or an angel of mercy?

For years, Anna Black was the only child and the apple of her parents’ eyes. When baby sister, Angel, comes along, Anna’s life is quickly turned upside down. Anna will stop at nothing to win back her parents’ affection. When her tactics lose their efficacy, Anna’s desperate cries for help morph into something more sinister. Can anyone stop this angel of mercy? Find out in Sick, Sicker, Sickest… A Chloe Daniels Mystery

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Hushabye (A Kate Redman Mystery: Book 1)

A missing baby. A murdered girl. A case where everyone has something to hide…

On the first day of her new job in the West Country, Detective Sergeant Kate Redman finds herself investigating the kidnapping of Charlie Fullman, the newborn son of a wealthy entrepreneur and his trophy wife. It seems a straightforward case… but as Kate and her fellow officer Mark Olbeck delve deeper, they uncover murky secrets and multiple motives for the crime.

Kate finds the case bringing up painful memories of her own past secrets. As she confronts the truth about herself, her increasing emotional instability threatens both her hard-won career success and the possibility that they will ever find Charlie Fullman alive…

FREE eBook from September 15 – 22, 2017

Flesh & Bones

“I was sitting at the end of the bar sipping single-malt Scotch when I spotted the tall blond woman with the large green eyes and the small gray gun.”

The next thing Jake Lassiter knows, the woman pumps three bullets into the man on the next barstool. Lassiter, the linebacker-turned-lawyer, has a new client. She’s a stunning South Beach model; the dead man is her wealthy father; and the murder case is a slam dunk for the prosecution. Or is it? When Lassiter is on your side, no case is impossible.

“Lassiter is smart, tough, funny, and very human…one of the most entertaining series characters in contemporary crime fiction.” – Booklist

“High suspense with innovative twists…and touches of humor that spice up the courtroom scenes.” – Chicago Tribune

“The most dangerous liaison since Sam Spade and Brigid O’Shaughnessy tangoed in ‘The Maltese Falcon.'”- Charlotte News & Observer

“Levine’s prose gets leaner, meaner, better with every book…And Jake Lassiter has a lot more charisma than Perry Mason ever did.” – Miami Herald

Travis McGee, Paul Levine has joined Scott Turow and John Grisham as the best legal thriller authors working today.” – Amazon 5-star review

“Another enjoyable, breathless thriller.”- South Florida Sun-Sentinel

“Enough courtroom shenanigans to please even the most stalwart John Grisham fan.”- Lansing (MI) State Journal

“‘Flesh & Bones’ is proof that the John D. MacDonald award [for Paul Levine] was well deserved.”- Detroit Free Press

FREE eBook from September 13 – 16, 2017

The Mysterous Box from Dark Ridge

This discovery leads him to elicit the help of his crazy Uncle Ulus, who is not so crazy after all, and it leads him to the lovely Cassandra. She’s not just beautiful, pretty and kind, but there’s something “magical” about her, too. Throw in some intergalactic bad guys with superpowers, an underground shelter, and the metamorphosis that’s happening with Joe every time he places his hands or eyes on that mysterious box, and buckle up for the ride of the twenty-first century….

99 Cent Bargain eBook from September 8 – 15, 2017

Charmed, I’m Sure

Halloween LaVeau never intended on being the leader of the Underworld. Now the job is all hers. But that doesn’t mean other witches aren’t trying every trick in the book to take that title away from Hallie.

The Underworld Board has sent investigator Charlie Scott to look into all the mishaps Hallie has encountered since becoming the leader. Almost immediately upon Charlie’s arrival, strange things start happening at LaVeau Manor.

Hallie has a little help handling the odd occurrences.

The sexy half-brothers Nicolas Marcos and Liam Rankin are there to help Hallie navigate the ins and outs of the Underworld. Since the brothers are witches and vampires this could be to Hallie’s advantage.

When Hallie’s long lost uncle appears and the investigator disappears, Hallie must work a lot of magic to make things right again, or stand losing her new status as leader of the Underworld.

FREE eBook from September 7 – 8, 2017