Nikki Tate is infamous, even by Las Vegas standards. Her dad is sitting on death row, convicted of killing his best friend in a gambling dispute turned ugly. And for five years, he’s maintained his innocence. But Nikki wants no part of that. She’s been working on Operation Escape Vegas: playing in illegal card games so she can save up enough money to get out come graduation day.
Then her dad’s murder conviction is overturned. The new evidence seems to come out of nowhere and Nikki’s life becomes a mess when he’s released from prison. Because the dad who comes home is not the dad she remembers. And he’s desperately obsessed with finding out who framed him—and why.
As her dad digs into the seedy underbelly of Vegas, the past threatens everything and Nikki is drawn into his deadly hunt for the truth. But in the city of sin, some sinners will do anything to keep their secrets, and Nikki soon finds herself playing for the biggest gamble ever—her life.
Smile for the Camera…
Endangered is a thrilling page-turner perfect for fans of Barry Lyga’s I Hunt Killers.
The one secret she cares about keeping—her identity—is about to be exposed. Unless Lauren “Panda” Daniels—an anonymous photoblogger who specializes in busting classmates and teachers in compromising positions—plays along with her blackmailer’s little game of Dare or . . . Dare.
But when the game turns deadly, Panda doesn’t know what to do. And she may need to step out of the shadows to save herself . . . and everyone else on the Admirer’s hit list.
FAKE ID – A 2015 Edgar Award Nominee
My name isn’t really Nick Pearson.
I shouldn’t tell you where I’m from or why my family moved to Stepton, Virginia.
I shouldn’t tell you who I really am, or my hair, eye, and skin color.
And I definitely shouldn’t tell you about my friend Eli Cruz and the major conspiracy he was about to uncover when he died—right after I moved to town. About how I had to choose between solving his murder with his hot sister, Reya, and “staying low-key” like the Program has taught me. About how moving to Stepon changed my life forever.
But I’m going to…
THE SERPENT & the STALLION – Kindle
Epic Fantasy from authors Becky Rodgers Boyette and L.R. Giles
The heirs to the horse kingdoms think an unwanted betrothal is the worst of their problems. Smug Simeon and fire-tempered Faryn have no wish to be wed, not even to unite the tribes. Raj, obsessed with his brother’s fiancé, would gladly take Simeon’s place. But when Faryn’s homeland is attacked by a gruesome army driven by an ancient evil, lovers’ quarrels become a fight for survival. Aided by their telepathic horses, the trio must pull together or perish as they embark on a quest for answers. In a world where friend becomes foe and prophecies read like riddles, the passion of one will determine the fate of all in the final battle between The Serpent & The Stallion…
After a failed suicide attempt, widower Keith Lansing is finally getting his life back on track thanks to Live Again, a support group of men who have suffered losses similar to his own. But when the tragedy of the group’s newest member flattens them all, Keith finds himself back on a downward spiral.
Until he meets Simas.
This stranger offers Keith the opportunity of a lifetime–a way to call misdeal on the hand fate so cruelly dealt him–in the form of a simple question.
What if he could bring his wife back with no strings attached?
Keith jumps at the deal. Who wouldn’t? But, while bringing back his wife held no repercussions, keeping her here may be another story all together. Because she didn’t return alone…
What readers are saying…
“Couldn’t put it down…” ~ Cindy W.
“Chilling and Captivating…” ~ Merlyn
“WOW! It kept me up long after I should’ve been asleep…” ~Maureen M.
You’ve been invited to the opening of a grand exhibition, a show unlike any you’ve ever seen. Inside you might find your greatest joy or your worst fear on display. But be warned, it can be difficult to tell which is which when you’re looking through the shadows…
Award-winning author L.R. Giles brings forth a collection of tales that take you to the limits of imagination and beyond. Here, billiards is the sport of choice for a deranged killer…a loving couple’s relationship takes a deadly turn when they discover their affordable apartment has a hidden cost…a grieving widower looks for peace in a realm where the word has no meaning. Here, anything is possible.
These eight stories, together for the first time, will take you from sidesplitting laughs to bone chilling fear. All you need to do is come on in.
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