Category : Mystery

The Rain by L.A. Frederick

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The Rain: The Government Rain Mysteries is a dark scifi urban mystery novel by L.A. Frederick.

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New Hampton is bloodthirsty. The streets are a cesspool. Greed and corporate necessity rule the overcrowded city.

A mysterious doctor, his young protégé and a monstrous enforcer are playing gods, their wanton destruction going unchecked. The city’s Mayor seeks vengeance and believes the doctor’s work is the key to achieving redemption. These men will change the city forever, for better or worse remains to be seen.

Crime is rife on the streets and only a few brave, have-a-go heroes, seem willing to plunge themselves into the depths of depravity to intervene and, ultimately, save the city from forces it is seemingly oblivious to.

A handful of extraordinary individuals must decide where they fit in within the changing landscape of the indomitable city of New Hampton. Run? Hide? Fight? The ramifications of their decisions will echo throughout the city.

New Hamptoners look out for number one, slaves to the omnipresent man. Can the city survive this maelstrom or will the meddling powers-that-be doom everyone…

Q – So, what makes the Government Rain Mysteries special?

I’ve always enjoyed reading dark, mysterious books that leave me desperate for answers, and the Government Rain Mysteries are my interpretation of the macabre, urban, mystery genres.

I’ve forever been engrossed with science fiction that touches on the unexplainable, that baffles, intrigues and gets you turning to the next page hoping to find the answers. With The Government Rain Mysteries, I hope to leave the reader puzzled, gripped and, potentially, a little uneasy and questioning. How is that possible? Why are they doing that?

The Government Rain Mysteries are a brutal look at an urban setting with gruesome science fiction thrown in to leave the reader confused, gripped and potentially a little scared…




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Flight Before Dawn by Megan Easley-Walsh

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Flight Before Dawn is a historical fiction, mystery and suspenseful novel by Megan Easley-Walsh

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Before there was D-Day…

For over two years, she’s watched him.
Now he’s on her doorstep.
This is life in the Resistance.

In Normandy in 1943, Victoire leads a band of the Resistance. When Leal, the man she’s had watched for over two years, arrives at her doorstep, she’ll have to face new challenges in war and in love.

Robberies, a kidnapping and clandestine night adventures were not at all what Victoire planned for her life. And she most certainly never planned to be betrayed. But war— and love— are unpredictable. Joined by her friend Rainier who is mistrusted by Leal, the mysterious Voleta, and Father Pierre, Victoire and Leal must struggle for survival, the grounds of France, and the material of their souls.

When Leal unearths a twenty-five-year-old secret, with Victoire at the center, her whole life is shaken. As the Allies approach, the past, present and future hang in the balance. Can anyone be trusted when the world spins upside down?




A Word from the Author

Megan Easley-Walsh, Author PhotoIn my writing, I aim to bring light and hope into the darkness. FLIGHT BEFORE DAWN is set in the midst of WWII, when peace was hoped for, but not yet certain. Having visited the beaches of Normandy, I wanted to infuse life into the past again, so that those who strove for freedom would be remembered. The story centers around the role of the French Resistance in the build-up to D-Day and the mystery that Victoire, a female Resistance leader, becomes a part of. She is used to concealing secrets, but has no idea that for decades a secret has been kept about her. The Resistance has watched Leal for over two years. When he arrives on Victoire’s doorstep, her place in the war will become more complicated. Now she has to contend with secrets and with love. War demands more than she could have imagined, but peace and light looms on the horizon and will dawn again.

(Megan Easley-Walsh, March 2017)

 

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The Dance of the Jester by Koos Verkaik

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The Dance of the Jester by Koos Verkaik

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Suddenly, at the end of the twenty-first century, the world changes. The tycoons rule and name themselves kings. The times are rife with extravagance and decadence, extreme power and richness. The world is one big party. And there is chaos!
No one seems to wonder how this all came to be. No one seems to wonder what is actually happening. No one seems to care about anything anymore. Except for some odd outsiders. One of them is Oscar Man, the illegitimate son of tycoon Otto Man. Once he was a prince; then he became a pariah, a jester, with nothing to lose for himself and so much to win for the world…
In these turbulent times, the Second Renaissance, strange creatures come into power and try to subject every single human being to their will. They make the poor jester Oscar Man dance. But ultimately Oscar will manage to solve the biggest problems the world has ever faced!




A Word from the Author

author-koos-verkaik-pictureThe Dance of the Jester brought me from The Netherlands to the USA: Mr. Bill Thompson (the editor of Stephen King and John Grisham) invited me to discuss the book. On a scorching hot day, we found ourselves in his office in the Empire State Building in New York and together we revised and polished the manuscript and made changes in the plot.
The book is published in The Netherlands (De Dans van de Nar) and now in the USA.
I call it my most intellectual book.

(Koos Verkaik, November2016)

 

 

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