Camel Press

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Based in Seattle Washington, Camel Press is a new imprint owned by Coffeetown Press. Camel Press publishes genre fiction: romance, mystery/suspense, science fiction, horror … or any combination thereof. We publish the books that grab you and hold you in their grip long into the night.

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Split to Splinters
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Series: An Eli Sharpe Mystery. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 76,850. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Jim Honeycutt, a Hall of Famer who hurls 90 MPH fast balls in his 50s, finds that his 300th career win baseball is missing, he hires ex pro baseball player Eli Sharpe to investigate. A note points to Jim’s four lovely daughters. As Eli delves into the clan’s complicated family dynamics, he must also interview their boyfriends, their sexy mother, her best friend, and a washed-up journalist.
Side Trip to Kathmandu
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 52,820. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When travel agents Sidney and Jay are told they’ll be joining their wealthy friend Brooke on a luxury tour of India and Nepal where all the arrangements have been made already, they decide this job will be the easiest, ever. Then they discover the real reason for their hire: they must ferret out the traveler in this well-heeled group who is also a murderer. The third Sidney Marsh Mystery.
Due for Discard
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Series: An Aimee Machado Mystery. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 90,080. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A woman’s body is found in a Dumpster at a medical center in Northern California. Aimee Machado, who has just joined the hospital staff as forensic librarian, soon discovers that the prime suspect is her brother Harry. Aimee is determined to clear her brother’s name, even if it means teaming up with her cheating ex and putting her own life in danger. Book 1 of a new mystery series.
Gosford's Daughter
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 151,480. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
It’s 1585 at Gosford’s End in the Scottish Highlands where 17-year-old Sorcha Fraser is impatient for life to begin. Graced with beauty and spirit, she doesn’t have long to wait. While out riding, Sorcha meets a young man in priestly robes. From henceforth, as they negotiate the intrigues of the Scottish court, their lives will be intrinsically linked, though fate continues to tear them apart.
Omaha Stakes
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Series: From the Files of the BSI. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 100,470. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Agent Kal Hakala of the Bureau of Supernatural Investigation has received a challenge from a creature calling himself Maydock, threatening to kill 10 humans a day unless Kal comes to Omaha, alone, for a fight to the death. With the odds stacked so heavily against him, how can Kal possibly vanquish the most powerful being he has ever encountered? Book 5 in the From the Tales of the BSI series.
With This Ring
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 96,130. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
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It is 1814, and Lydia Perkins is in London for the Season. While visiting St. Barnabas Church, she is moved by the sight of the wounded soldiers and ends up returning to the makeshift infirmary as a nurse. Among the men is an earl, Major Sam Reed. After Lydia makes a fatal social gaffe, she has nowhere to turn, until Major Reed offers to marry her in name only and take her to his estate.
Johnnie Come Lately
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 77,130. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Would Johnnie’s life be different if she’d been named after a woman instead of her dead uncle? Or if her mama hadn’t been so beautiful or flighty? The grandparents who raised her were loving, but they didn’t understand the turmoil roiling within her. And they had so many, many secrets. Now Johnnie has a loving family of her own … but also her own secrets.
Three Dog Day
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 78,540. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It’s a bitter cold January in Rosedale, Tennessee. Mae December finds yet another body, this one on the banks of the Little Harpeth River. Another murder for her boyfriend, Sheriff Ben Bradley, to investigate. Mae’s broken wrist makes helping with the case difficult, but that’s okay, because evidence points clearly to the owner of a nearby puppy mill. Book 3 of the Mae December mystery series.
Season's Regency Greetings
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 46,510. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Two Christmas novellas set in England in the early 19th century. Cecilia Ambrose accompanies a young student to her grand estate, where she meets a bachelor dedicated to helping the poor. Can Cecilia help him? The former “Lady” Mary finds herself an uninvited guest in the home of a common businessman and soon learns that happiness does not require a title. First published in 2003 and 2002.
The Siegel Dispositions
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Series: A Steve Stilwell Mystery. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 87,350. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The first assignment Ex-Navy JAG Steve Stilwell faces in his new law practice is to update the will of Prof. Felix Siegel, who wishes to leave a part of his estate to his wartime friends and the rest to his adopted daughter. After Siegel’s untimely and violent death, Steve seeks to distribute legacies that seem to bring nothing but death and misfortune. Book 1 in a new mystery/suspense series.
Last Words
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 62,740. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In 1975, newsman Coleridge Taylor roams New York’s ERs looking for the story that will revive his faltering career. While investigating the death of a society kid up to no good, he tries to protect a homeless man on the hit list of three goons and soon finds his own life in danger. If he doesn’t wrap this story up soon, he’ll be back on the obits page--as a headline, not a byline.
Marco and the Devil's Bargain
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Series: The Spanish Brand Series, Book 2. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 93,910. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
At the end of the 18th Century, during the decline of the Spanish Empire in the New World, Marco and his wife Paloma fight the scourge of smallpox by bravely venturing onto the Staked Plains, stronghold of the Comanche. As part of a devil’s bargain, they must put themselves at the mercy of these dangerous enemies and try to inoculate them. Book 2 of the Spanish Brand Series.
Go Go Gato
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Series: An Eli Sharpe Mystery, Book 1. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 78,240. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When “Go Go” Gato, a young Cuban baseball player, goes missing mid-season, his agent hires PI Eli Sharpe to investigate. Eli, an ex-player himself, delves into Go Go’s secret life, which includes a drug problem, a rich society girlfriend, and a druggie single-mom fiancée. Eli is determined to locate the young man before one of the nasty people in his life--or his own bad habits--do him in.
Dead in the Water
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 71,080. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
During an airboat trip in the Florida swamps, Eve’s Uncle Winston is shot in the head. Eve soon discovers that Winston was “connected,” although this was no simple mob hit. The Sabal Bay consignment shop owner vows to find his killer, even after her car is wrecked, she is left to the mercy of the alligators, and her best friend is kidnapped. Book 2 in the Eve Appel Mystery series.
Mrs. McVinnie's London Season
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 105,530. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Mrs. Jeannie McVinnie, a young widow, joins the chaotic household of Captain William Summers to help launch his spoiled niece into London society. A chance encounter brings her to the attention of the famous dandy Beau Brummell, who is captivated by her Scottish brogue, fresh beauty and plain-speaking. Tempting as the Beau might be, Jeannie is drawn to gruff, quixotic Captain Summers.
Stealing the Moon & Stars
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Series: A Jordan Welsh & Eddie Marino Novel, Book 1. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 63,220. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Jordan Welsh and Eddie Marino, Scottsdale private eyes, are hired to find out who’s stealing from the Moon & Stars Children’s Foundation. Jordan discovers a hidden agenda that puts her in the crosshairs of a crime lord. Everyone has a secret, and the bodies are piling up. Even Eddie has a dark and mysterious past. If Jordan gives in to their attraction, will it destroy their partnership?
Sticks & Stones
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Series: A Hollis Morgan Mystery, Book 2. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 70,330. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
While awaiting the results of the bar exam, paralegal and pardoned ex-con Hollis Morgan hopes to clear the name of a friend accused of libel by a philanthropist whose charitable giving looks a lot like money-laundering. Only problem: the evidence has disappeared and her friend Catherine is found dead. Can Hollis exonerate her friend without getting killed herself? The 2nd Hollis Morgan mystery.
Miss Milton Speaks Her Mind
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 88,430. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Miss Jane Milton lives to serve her Stover cousins. Suffering the insults of Lady Carruthers, she cares for the orphaned son of her cousin Lord Canfield, killed at Waterloo. Miss Milton gradually grows to love Mr. Butterfield, her handsome neighbor, a tradesman who encourages her to speak her mind. But despite his wealth, the man is Jane’s social inferior, and they both harbor dark secrets.
Chicago, The Windigo City
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Series: From the Files of the BSI. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 87,750. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Super-Agent Kal Hakala’s last case killed the fiancée of his best friend, Apache Agent Canton Asate. As temporary head of the Bureau of Supernatural Investigation, Kal must choose a team to handle the latest scourge: windigo spirits in Chicago are turning humans into cannibals. Canton and Kal’s girlfriend Jeanie are prime candidates. Can Kal stand to put the people he loves most in danger?
Ruler of Demons
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Series: A Samuel Roberts Thriller, Book 2. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 55,900. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Three nuns--in Chicago, Paris, and Jerusalem--have been killed in a religious ritual. Someone is following a recipe provided on an ancient text to unleash the forces of hell on earth. The final sacrifice must occur on the Winter Solstice. Once again it falls on small-town attorney Samuel Roberts and his friend Bob to stop the cultists before it is too late. The sequel to Cocaine Zombies.
Miss Billings Treads The Boards
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 81,860. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Lovely but impoverished Kate Billings has set off to become a governess, but through a mishap ends up joining an acting troupe instead. Cynical Lord Grayson, injured by a highwayman hired by his greedy nephew, staggers to a barn where he sees Kate performing a role in a play. In disguise, he joins the troupe, partly to protect himself from his nephew, but mostly to get to know Kate better.
A Secondhand Murder
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 72,840. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Spunky Eve Appel moves from Connecticut to rural Florida intent on starting a new life as the owner of a consignment store. But Eve’s life, and her business with it, is turned upside down when a wealthy customer is found stabbed to death in a fitting room. As accusations fly and business slows, Eve takes matters into her own hands. A Secondhand Murder is Book 1 of the Eve Appel Mysteries Series.
The Double Cross
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Series: The Spanish Brand Series, Book 1. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 93,480. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
The year is 1780, and Marco Mondragón is a brand inspector in the royal Spanish colony of New Mexico whose home is on the edge of the domain of the fierce Comanche. On a trip to Santa Fe, he meets lovely Paloma Vega and rescues her from cruel relatives. Now he is determined to find out if they stole the brand belonging to her parents. The first book in the all-new Spanish Brand series.
Miss Chartley's Guided Tour
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 75,870. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Left at the altar 8 years earlier, Miss Chartley lost her family fortune and had to earn her living as a teacher. While on holiday she rescues an abused runaway pursued by the law. The fugitives flee to the home of Jamie’s uncle, the Viscount of Byford, who turns out to be Miss Chartley’s former fiancé. There she will learn Lord Byford’s dark secret. Originally published in 1989.
The Fallen Angels Book Club
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Series: A Hollis Morgan Mystery, Book 1. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 75,460. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
All the members of the Fallen Angels Book Club are white-collar criminals. Hollis Morgan is one, thanks to her ex-husband, who set her up. Now all she wants is to clear her name so she can return to law school. After fellow members start dying in scenarios right out of club selections, Hollis becomes a suspect. Can she identify the killer before she herself becomes the next victim?
Game Drive
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 61,790. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Travel agents Sidney Marsh and Jay Wilson are sent by their agency on a research trip to South Africa. One of the stops on the proposed safari tour package is a luxury game lodge, whose handsome owner sets his sights on Sidney. When one of the other agents is killed by a wild animal, Sidney starts to wonder if human predators are also involved. Book 2 in the Sidney Marsh Murder Mystery series.
Deadly Deception
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 53,820. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Forensic psychologist Jemimah Hodge is handling a cold case that concerns the death of a policeman’s wife. After she and her would-be beau, Detective Rick Romero, survive separate shooting incidents that seem to related to the case, they must put aside their differences and distractions and work together to solve it. Will they be able to identify the culprit in time to save themselves?
The Judas Line
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 94,880. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Born into a family of assassins, Jude Oliver wants more from life than murder. To defeat his family he must find a way to destroy the Silver: an ancient artifact so evil that it could plunge mankind into permanent ruin. Joining him on his quest is a tough Catholic priest, Mike Engle. In the course of their journey, the duo finds surprising allies. But can Jude really escape his destiny?
Sasha Plotkin's Deceit
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 129,820. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
In 1969 CIA officer Chris Holbeck took part in a failed attempt to engineer the defection of Sasha Plotkin, a KGB officer who may be able to identify a Soviet mole in the CIA. Three years later Chris is set to try again, even though he now despises his Soviet counterpart. His job, his marriage, and his life are at stake as Chris embarks on the most difficult mission of his career.
Daughter of Fortune
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 120,570. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
Maria Espinosa is “La Afortunata.” First she survives the 1679 cholera epidemic in Mexico City, then an Apache raid on the caravan transporting her to Santa Fe. Rejected by her sister, Maria goes to live with a ranching family living uneasily among the Pueblos and inspires a rivalry between Diego and his half-Indian brother Cristobal. When the Indians revolt, will Maria’s good fortune hold?
Breakfast in Stilettos
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 63,950. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
As Lifestyles Editor for The Seattle Sun Times, thirty-three year old Emily Royce covers stories about the strange and unusual. When her boss assigns her to write about Seattle’s “slutterati”—a community that celebrates sensuality in literature and the arts—she finds herself researching websites with couples engaged in every Latin conjugation she knows.
The Last of Lady Lansdown
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 91,570. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
The Earl of Lansdown is dead and few mourn him. Certainly not Jane Elton, whose life he made a misery. However, unless she is pregnant with a son, who would inherit his father’s fortune and title, she stands to lose everything. Enter Douglas Cartland, a rake with a tragic past. During these first months of widowhood, Jane’s conduct must be above reproach, but she cannot keep her distance.
Second Chances
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 74,710. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
In his youth, Billionaire Harold Wainwright rejected his one true love. Now he is alone and dying. Doctor Timothy Drayton has created a computer chip to transfer human consciousness; he finds the perfect donor in 18-year-old accident victim Jesse Warren. By willing his fortune to Dr. Drayton, Harold is able to “wake up” as Jesse. Will Harold make the same mistakes this time around?
Things to Do in Denver When You're Un-Dead
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Series: From the Files of the BSI. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 98,950. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
For 10 years Kal Hakala has been the Bureau of Supernatural Investigation’s top man, the longest surviving agent in its blood-soaked history. There’s been no case he couldn’t crack, no monster he couldn’t kill. After a plague of zombies in Denver turns into an investigation of a vicious serial killer dubbed The Organ Donor, he dives into the one mystery that could finally kill him.
Shadows among the Ruins
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 49,090. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2010 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Forensic Psychologist Jemimah Hodge has just moved to the foothills of the Ortiz Mountains south of Santa Fe and taken a job with the local Sheriff’s department. There she expects to assess a few petty criminals a week. Wrong! Along with two handsome detectives, Jemimah finds herself knee deep in the investigation of a series of gruesome murders that took place in an ancient Indian pueblo.
Heartbreak Trail
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 89,340. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2010 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
1850. Lucy, a pampered New Englander, is dragged by her husband and cold-hearted brother-in-law on a wagon train bound for California. After her husband dies, she longs to return home, but that would mean abandoning her little stepson. How fortunate then that rugged Clint Palance, a former trapper and Indian scout, is watching over them both!
Cold April
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 57,120. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010 by Camel Press. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Englishwoman Elizabeth Shallcross has big plans for her future, and they do not include remaining a lowly governess. First she has one last obligation to fulfill; she must accompany a dashing American widower and care for his child on a luxurious voyage to America. Their ship? The Titanic. On this fateful trip two men vie for her attention. But when the ship hits an iceberg, who will survive?
Light Threads
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 111,020. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2010 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
An exciting suspense novel about energy and healing. When Timespace tears, who takes the 911 call? Cindy, a lifetime ahead of "String Theory," has always seen Light Threads - everywhere. But that's a universe apart from watching Earth unravel in front of her. Can she fix the fabric of time?


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