Federal agents have descended upon a safe house in a remote corner of the California wilderness. Their mission is to arrest an informant in a drug cartel and bring him in alive. But within minutes eight men are dead. The resulting internal investigation is stonewalled by the DEA--and special proxecutor Luke Garrison knows why. In the ashes of the ambush, he has discovered cluses to a cold-blooded murder ..... I couldn't put this one down!
As her sister's sole heir, Rowena Graham moves into Caludia's house -- their old family home -- and begins to sort out her sister's affairs. She also steps in as manager of Caludia's restaurant and gradually leaves her former life and successful career behind as she relentlessly searches for the truth about her sister's death. There was no note and the suicide verdict feels all wrong. And while her beautiful younger sister had always been difficult and unpredictable -- warm and affectionate one day, calculating and cruel the next -- Rowena is certain Claudia would never have taken her own life. Rowen's unexpect discovery of a trove of documents and photographs unearths a host of secrets -- kept not just by Claudia but by every member of the family. Unraveling a tangle of lies and distortions that hid the dynamics of her family, Rowena uncovers the secret to Claudia's death and finally sets herself free from the shadows of the past.
It happened in a flash. One minute Beth Cappadora was the happily married mother of three children. The next minute, one of them, her favorite child, three-year-old Ben, was missing. Was he kidnapped? No one knew, and as minutes lengthened into hours, days, weeks, months, years, even the dedicated woman police officer obsesses with the case gave up hope. This will keep you reading all night long!
I have read this book twice. It is very good. Emma Lancaster, the privileged fourteen-year-old daughter of a Montecito media tycoon vanishes from her bedroom in the dead of night. Eight days later, her battered body is discovered along an isolated hiking trail. Who killed her. You won't know until the very end. Excellent ending!
Martie Rhodes is a young wife and successful video-game designer. Then one morning she experiences a sudden and inexplicable fear, a fleeting but disquieting terror of . . . her own shadow. Later she realizes that she is terrified to look in the morror and confront the reflection of her own face. As these traumatic episodes build, the lives of Martie and her hsband, Dustin, change drastically. Desperate todiscover the reasons for his wife's sudden descent into mental chaos, Dusty takes Martie to the renowned therapist who has been treating her best friend, and begins a frantic search for clues. As he comes closer to the shocking truth, Dusty finds himself afflicted with a condition even more fearsome than Martie's. Absolutely riveting!!
The countdown to an election has begun. Network cameras are trained on the speaker atop the U.S. Capitol steps. Suddenly seven shots ring out -- chaos erupts--blood spills. The lilve televised image of young Texas Senator Terry Fallon at the center of the violence is instantly etched in the hearts and minds of millions. Very good book.
The Matchmaking MacGregor. He'll stop at nothing to get what he wants. And Daniel Macgretor, powerful patriarch of the MacGregor clan, wants to see his three handsome, eligible--but stubbornly single--gradsons married. So he's found just the women to tempt, tease and torture cousins D.C., duncan and Ian all the way to the alter. Yes, Daniel has plans. . . . Fun to read!