Sandra Nikolai is the author of a mystery series featuring ghostwriter Megan Scott and investigative reporter Michael Elliott. FALSE IMPRESSIONS and FATAL WHISPERS are the first two books in the series. A third book is in the works.
Sandra has published more than a dozen short stories online and in print, winning Honorable Mentions along the way. She shares her thoughts and experiences about the writing world on her blog and welcomes your comments. Sandra lives with her husband near Ottawa, Ontario.
A millionaire’s beautiful young wife. A homeless woman. A parish priest.
Three baffling deaths within days. No sign of foul play. No police leads. Even medical authorities can’t explain the cause of death. An unprecedented occurrence in Portland, Maine.
Megan Scott and Michael Elliott look for answers when their trip to this alluring New England town coincides with the mysterious deaths.
Montreal ghostwriter Megan Scott and investigative reporter Michael Elliott fall under police suspicion when evidence implicates them in a double murder. Megan is flung into Michael’s dark world of criminal investigation as they race against time to prove their innocence. Catching the real killer is their only way out, but not knowing who to trust can have consequences that are just as lethal...
In Exit Strategy, Colleen Cross weaves a gripping tale of international intrigue that links the world of high finance to diamond smuggling. Her story takes us on a wild ride as Kat, her witty and feisty investigator, races against the clock to recover billions of stolen dollars while evading the wrath of organized crime. This well-crafted thriller with nonstop action keeps you flipping the pages to the very end to find out what happens next!
Author Susan Russo Anderson weaves a sinister plot through the lives of the innocent and not so innocent in this debut mystery series featuring private investigator Fina Fitzgibbons. What begins as a hunt for a strangler-kidnapper develops into a multi-layered plot that has Fina searching for clues to mysterious deaths and to unexplained events in her own past. No stone is left unturned where this courageous PI is concerned!
The characters in Too Quiet in Brooklyn are so vividly described that I felt as if I could see, touch, hear, and smell them. They held my attention in every scene and drove the action forward at a rapid and steady pace. The description of Brooklyn neighborhoods, the New Jersey boardwalk, and the diverse restaurants that Fina frequented give the story a realistic slant. Add Fina’s handsome police boyfriend, a best friend with smarts, opinionated family members, good guys and bad guys, and you have the potential to expand on a thrilling series.
Too Quiet in Brooklyn offers a gripping multifaceted plot that comes together and wraps everything up by the end of the story. If you’re a fan of contemporary whodunits, you’ll want to add this riveting book to your to-read list.
This first venture into a non-fiction book by mystery author Colleen Cross offers a wealth of information on the top ten Ponzi and pyramid schemes that occurred over the last century. The principles of these financial frauds are explained in plain language that anyone can understand. The personal history provided on each major fraudster enables us to understand the thinking behind some of the biggest frauds in history, thereby adding a human perspective to these crimes. The author also includes tips on how to spot a fraudster and predicts when the next big Ponzi scheme will be revealed.
For anyone contemplating investments, this is a must-have book that provides valuable insight into the signs of a potential scam. A thought-provoking and helpful read!