Author Brenda Spalding was brought up in Newton, Massachusetts and now lives in Bradenton Florida. She is an active member of the community. Brenda recently retired from Art Center Sarasota and has devoted her time to writing and helping other authors. She is a founding member of ABCBooks4Children&adults, Inc. a networking 501c3 organization helping other authors and illustrators in her area. She is the current president of the National League of American Pen Women’s branch in Sarasota. The Florida authors Connection, Gulf Coast Sisters in Crime and the Florida Writers Association. Brenda is a prolific writer with six children’s books and three adult novels to her credit In her role of helping other authors she has started her own micro-publishing company Heritage Publishing. Us.
Set in 1938, the carnival is in town and a hurricane is on the way. Cultures clash when Michael Flannigan falls for a beautiful Gypsy fortune teller. The body of Johnny Russo is found in Silver Lake and the police suspect someone from the carnival is involved.
Cocaine and the problems it brings are coming to rural Florida. It falls to Sheriff Gabe McAllister to find a way to stop the drugs from entering his county.
A brave young woman, Nora Hollister, stands by his side in this fight to stop the Medline Cartel led by Pablo Escobar. Together they try to protect their way of life and of those who work the groves. The DEA sends in their agents to help with