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Thriller & Suspense Novels


"...put me on the edge of my seat from start to finish."

For the Langlois family—Rick, Marion, and their 10-year-old son, Jude—the remote camping trip offered a way to reconnect. But when Marion goes missing Rick and Jude rush to find her…and discover something more sinister than they could have imagined.


"Read it in the daytime, too scary for night reading."

Being legally blind doesn’t keep Gracelyn from being an avid adventurer. An epic trip--a monster-hunting adventure with her father deep in the Vermont wilderness caps off her last summer at home. 

Years later, her family in tatters, Gracelyn visits the woods again. This time it's for revenge. 


"Couldn’t put the book down once I started it...gripping twists and turns keeps you on the edge of your seat."

Addie Preston, a new mental health counselor, is flattered when her colleague asks her to co-lead an intensive Ecotherapy weekend for a small group of clients.

As a storm engulfs the area, the group takes refuge in a cave off of the trail. No one is prepared for what they will discover.

Or what will discover them.


"...suspense-filled'll keep turning pages until you realize you just read the whole book!"

In 1917, four friends and photojournalists set out in the woods looking for answers. Why have so many hikers and hunters gone missing in the area of Shiny Creek Trail?

A horrifying discovery leaves one person dead and two others missing. Two months later, Paul returns to the forest to find his wife. But will he find her before someone—or something—finds him?


"Best one yet. Could not put it down!"

Isabel is recovering from loss and emotionally raw. Then a mysterious gift—a vintage doll—arrives on her doorstep. But Isabel can’t imagine the dark shadow this doll will cast on her life.

In 1944, Etta Hayes welcomes home her soldier fiancé. But the doll he brings home leaves Etta feeling edgy and frightened. Sinister things happen when Etta questions the doll's history. 


"This caught me right in the beginning and I couldn't stop reading it. The characters come alive and you root for them."

Reporter Everett James, is involved in the most important investigation of his life. A deadly virus, H1N2, breaks out in the small town of St. Albans, Vermont. But Everett's research turns up more questions than answers.

How did the virus, a mutated strain of the Avian Flu, end up in such a rural area? As the death toll rises, Everett must find answers before running out of time.

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