The following extracts are adapted from Donald S. Armentrout, “Christopher Bryan: A Biographical Note.” In Biblical Imagination: Essays in Honor of Christopher Bryan. Edited by Ellen Bradshaw Aitken. (The University ... Read full author bio >
"Bryan's heroes aren't just likable but lovable: intelligent, amusing, hard-working, even kind to animals. In contrast, the novel's villains are truly spooky and disturbing; readers are always aware of the urgency of stopping their evil plans. An enjoyable novel of spiritual mystery and adventure--well plotted, intelligent and deeply moving.” (Kirkus Reviews starred review of Christopher Bryan’s Siding Star)"
Tom Scorza is a former college professor and a former federal criminal prosecutor in Chicago. He is the author of the thriller, LADY JUSTICE (2000), and of the screenplay for ... Read full author bio >
"An appealing hero and plenty of action enliven this historical mystery that effectively blends adventure and learning."
Joe McCaffrey has published eight novels all of them featuring a former classics professor named Bertrand McAbee. McAbee has become a private investigator in the state of Iowa. All of ... Read full author bio >
Pamela Fagan Hutchins is an employment attorney and workplace investigator by day who writes award-winning and bestselling mysterious women’s fiction (Saving Grace, Leaving Annalise) and humorous nonfiction (How to ... Read full author bio >
"A lively romantic mystery that will likely leave readers eagerly awaiting a sequel."
Award winning author, Ren Keller attended Princeton University and obtained his JD from the University of Michigan. He is a commercially rated instrument pilot, avid bass fisherman, and licensed soccer ... Read full author bio >
"The novel begins as noir, but ultimately, it's a story of espionage and romance that gives equal air time to exposing Nortex's deadly secrets and Quinter and Jennifer's romance. ... Readers should welcome this spy novel about a lawyer who prefers action over words, in both love and war."
During the years of wifing, mothering, teaching, counseling, friending and cleaning house, writing buffered the layers of Jo Barney’s days. Retired, she still cleans the house and wifes, but ... Read full author bio >
"A gripping book with compelling characters who don't want your pity."
Daniel Hallford is from San Francisco, California and attended the University of California, Berkeley. He has taught High School in the San Francisco Bay Area and in the California Department ... Read full author bio >
"A dozen coarse tales drenched in criminals, drugs and hard crime.
His stories are populated by pedophilic reverends,abusive husbands, angry jailbirds and folks who just seem to attract danger...
By no means dry or dull..."
Peter Markwith has authored six manuscripts (three self-published) and is a seasoned, international management consultant, author and educator. Prior to founding the consulting firm of Unified Business Technologies in 1999 ... Read full author bio >
"A quick pace and likable protagonists make this paranormal treasure hunt a delightful summer escape."
I grew up on Long Island but escaped to New Mexico in 1972 in a Karmann Ghia that my boyfriend and I jump-started cross-country. As an English major at the ... Read full author bio >
"In Reznik’s debut novel, a woman confronts long-buried secrets when an old college friend commits suicide. . . . While effective as a page-turner, the novel also tells a timeless, universal tale of a woman’s journey toward self-acceptance. An exciting tale of past crimes and dangerous friendships."
Elizabeth Segrave writes genre-bending novels reflecting her interests in travel, art, mystery, romance, and science fiction. She is currently hard at work on Book Three in her MEMORIA series. Read full author bio >
"... a charming protagonist with a wry sense of humor ... Violet's relationship with Tom is flawlessly detailed, building on small moments ... the mystery doesn't let up ... Multiple genres come together to form a rewarding, incomparable novel."
Michael Mears is a trial lawyer who started out as a big city prosecutor and then "graduated" to the civil arena with a concentration in business litigation. Before retiring early ... Read full author bio >
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