INTERVIEW WITH LAURA GRIFFIN

Her Deadly Secrets by Laura Griffin has plenty of action and suspense with a touch of romance.  Readers are easily drawn into the investigation of this murder mystery that involves the mob and a surprise villain. The plot starts out with a bang, literally.  The heroine, Kira Vance, a private investigator, arrives to a meeting with her boss/mentor, Ollie Kovack, and the lead defense attorney Brock Logan. Unfortunately, she finds herself in the wrong place at the wrong time. Shortly after arriving, she witnesses the murder of Ollie and the attempted murder of Logan. Because the trial will not be postponed, Logan asks Kira to take over...

INTERVIEW WITH DAVID BRUNS and J. R. OlSON

Rules of Engagement by David Bruns and J. R. Olson brings to the forefront the real threat of cyber warfare in this military thriller.  Both authors use their past experiences as naval officers to bring a wealth of accuracy and realism to the story, which only serves to heighten its authenticity.  Bruns is a former submarine officer who left the business world behind to write sci-fi novels.  Olson spent more than 20 years in the Navy, retiring as a commander, and now teaches college courses in Intelligence/Counter-Terrorism. This tale of clear and present danger forewarns how cyberwarfare is the next battleground that can play out on the...

INTERVIEW WITH ALISON GAYLIN

Never Look Back Alison Gaylin William Morrow Pub. July 2nd, 2019 Never Look Back by Alison Gaylin is a suspenseful psychological thriller.  Her readers will not be disappointed with this latest novel based on a true murder crime spree.  The plot delves into how, in 1976, teenage murderers April Cooper and Gabriel LeRoy terrorized Southern California’s Inland Empire, killing a dozen victims before perishing in a fire.  More than forty years later, a True Crime podcast gets an unexpected tip that April did not die in the fire and is living in New York under a new identity. Hoping to find definitive proof that Renee Bloom...

INTERVIEW WITH DAVID RICCIARDI Jul08

INTERVIEW WITH DAVID RICCIARDI

Rogue Strike (A Jake Keller Thriller Book 2) Davide Ricciardi Berkley Pub. July 2nd, 2019 Rogue Strike by David Ricciardi is relevant to the headlines.  Many of today’s current events, written about a year ago are coming true in the real world.  After reading this suspenseful novel, readers will understand the context of what is happening today. This second book in the series has CIA analyst Zac Miller given an alias of Jake Keller.  With some training and field experience he has become a hardened, more experienced field operative.  Now working for the CIA’s Special Activities Center, alongside Special Ops Marine Corps...

INTERVIEW WITH LAURA L. SULLIVAN Jul05

INTERVIEW WITH LAURA L. SULLIVAN

Milady Laura L. Sullivan Berkley Pub. July 2nd, 2019 Milady by Laura L. Sullivan is the untold story of Milady De Winter.  Anyone familiar with The Three Musketeers will know her story written by Alexandre Dumas, and if not, they can take a journey with this adventurous woman. This is a must read about a strong heroine that overcame life’s challenges against incredible odds. This action-packed story has espionage, murder, and betrayal with a touch of romance and some historical background. Early in the story, Milady formerly known as Clarice is taken to King James’ Court by her father who hopes her beauty will gain favor with the King....