"Wouldn't this be a great place to hide a body?"

I know that's a crazy thought, but as a mystery and suspense author,

my mind just twists in this direction.

Find buy links for my books by clicking the covers below, and

learn more about each of them on their own information pages.

Heath's Point Suspense

When ultimate power wants you dead, seems like there isn't an alternative ...

The heroines of these books are broken and desperate. And they find themselves in the crosshairs of killers.

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Dallas Duets

There's a touch that can't be explained.

And it has nothing to do with the 

clean romance that fills these stories.

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Grime Fighter Mystery Series

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Cleaning up the remains of murders should make Dani Foster immune to the horror. But that fact that she keeps finding dead bodies really creeps her out! And puts her into constant danger.

Living in Big D (Dallas) all of my life has inspired me to write stories set in the area. Such a diverse population!

 

In addition, I find I love the old crime shows - Murder She Wrote, Ellery Queen, Diagnosis Murder. So I wanted to write something episodic without completely removing the romance. 

 

The result? A short series of novellas with a grime fighting crime fighter who's in a pile of trouble from the first page of the first book. 

 

Working as a crime scene cleaner is perfect for neat‑nick Dani Foster who has recently been relocated by her witness security contact. But she can’t hide the investigative reactions drilled into her by her detective father. Even though her discoveries, and the explorations they instigate, often put her into funny, uncomfortable, and sometimes dangerous positions.

 

Find out about each of the stories by hitting the information links here or read an excerpt and get a chance to buy a copy of your own by clicking on the covers. 

 

Coming Soon!

 

CRY ME A RIVER  The second book of the Dallas Duets series. One of the side characters from AIN'T MISBEHAVING desperately wants a story of her own! You got it, sugar! 

BOILING POINT   The third book in Heath's Point Suspense. Donna Culver and her daughter, Molly, have visited in books one and two and are mainstays in Heath's Point society. But their popularity won't stop someone from silencing their gossip when minor details could crumble criminal lifestyles.

D-Street Mysteries  This new series is a natural spin-off from the Grime Fighter saga and follows the antics of a rambunctious new law grad!

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