When a food critic is found dead in his tiramisu, the restaurant owner asks Anna to help clear him of the crime. Anna never wanted to play Nancy Drew, but Tony is like family. Can an insurance agent from Brooklyn solve the case before she's next on the killer's list?
In this light-hearted fantasy, everyone expects Dayna to follow in her mother's footsteps and become a sorceress. But Dayna's dream is to wield a sword. When her mother offers her a deal - she may study fighting if she also takes up magic - Dayna accepts. Later, a spell-casting ogre attacks the town, and Dayna's dual abilities may be her people's only hope.
A daughter seeking closure on her past. A man out for vengeance. A cancer patient dealing with the results of her chemo. A desperate father hunting for his daughter. A wife at a crossroads in her marriage. Each face choices that will affect their futures. Follow their decisions in this short story collection.
Helen reluctantly travels to the Oregon Coast to meet her husband Carl. Her goal: he signs the divorce papers. His goal: a future with her. Helen must choose between two roads to her future. Which one to take?
When Mildred Conner's estranged husband is found stabbed to death in her house, she is naturally the prime subject. It doesn't help that the sleeping medication she takes has wiped her memory of the night before. Can her boss, private detective Adam Seward, find the real killer?
David Truman is struggling to care for his dying father. Burdened with the responsibility, he is puzzled when his father suddenly begins to talk of a treasure. What is this treasure? Where is it? Will finding it help David learn what is truly valuable?