Olivia Stowe

Biography

Olivia Stowe is a published author under different names and in other dimensions of fiction and nonfiction and lives quietly in a university town with an indulgent spouse.
You can find Olivia at CyberworldPublishing.

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All Olivia’s books, except the “Bundles,” are available in paperback and e-book.

Mystery Romance
Restoring the Castle
Final Flight

The Charlotte Diamond mystery series
By The Howling (Book 1)
Retired with Prejudice (Book 2)
Coast to Coast (Book 3)
An Inconvenient Death (Book 4)
What’s The Point? (Book 5)
White Orchid Found (Book 6)
Curtain Call (Book 7)
Horrid Honeymoon (Book 8)
Follow the Palm (Book 9)
Fowler’s Folly (Book 10
Jesus Speaks Galician (Seasonal Special)
Making Room at Christmas (Seasonal Special)
Cassandra’s last Spotlight (Seasonal Special)
Blessedly Cursed Christmas (Seasonal Special)
Charlotte Diamond Mysteries Bundle 1 (Books 1&2)
Charlotte Diamond Mysteries Bundle 2 (Books 3&4)
Charlotte Diamond Mysteries Bundle 3 (Books 5&6)

The Savannah Series
Chatham Square
Savannah Time

Olivia’s Inspirational Christmas collections
Christmas Seconds (2011)
Spirit of Christmas (2010)

Where to find Olivia Stowe online


Books

Jesus Speaks Galician
Price: Free! Words: 7,870. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Immediately on the heels of caring for her terminally ill and troublesome father in England at Christmastime, Penny Stanley receives word that her sister, Millie, estranged from Penny’s dysfunctional family for a decade, is terminally ill and returning to a remote village in the Galician region of northwestern Spain, with no known support other than Penny. Penny answers the call for help.
Skyline 2017
Series: Skyline. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,880. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2016 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Skyline 2017, the fourth in a series of annual publisher’s anthologies, showcases the prose and poetry talents of Central Virginia writers. The title of the anthology is taken from the Skyline Drive, the parkway skipping along the top of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Virginia and providing centering for the region in which the authors showcased here are living and writing.
Skyline 2016
Series: Skyline. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,120. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2015 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Skyline 2016, the third in a series of annual publisher’s anthologies produced by Cyberworld Publishing, showcases the prose and poetry talents of Central Virginia writers. There is no overarching theme for the works in this anthology, so each can be discovered and appreciated on its own context and merits. Over half of the works found here are works that won or placed in various state contests.
Blessedly Cursed Christmas
Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries. Price: Free! Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2015 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Curtain Call retirement home has received a bequest. Having received a bequest to do “something to make the residents happy” movie star Brenda Brandon and her spouse, retired FBI agent Charlotte Diamond, owners of Curtain Call, a Hopewell, Maryland, movie colony retirement home, decide to make Christmas memorable.
Fowler's Folly
Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries, Book 10. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,160. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The tenth book in the Charlotte Diamond mystery series takes retired FBI agent Charlotte Diamond, and her spouse, movie star Brenda Brandon/Boynton, to an aging mountaintop palace in the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Skyline 2015
Series: Skyline. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,190. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
Skyline 2015, the second in a series of annual publisher’s anthologies produced by Cyberworld Publishing, showcases the prose and poetry talents of Central Virginia writers. There is no overarching theme for the works in this anthology, so each can be discovered and appreciated for its own context and merits.
Follow the Palm
Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,590. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
The ninth Charlotte Diamond mystery finds retired FBI senior agent Charlotte Diamond contemplating too many coincidences in what should be two separate mysteries. The mysteries start with two murders and the uncovering of a illegal drug distribution ring in what should be a bucolic, out-of-the-way place, the Curtain Call movie folks retirement community in Hopewell on the Choptank in Maryland.
Skyline 2014
Series: Skyline. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,190. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Skyline 2014, an annual publisher’s anthology produced by Cyberworld Publishing, showcases the juried and invited prose and poetry talent of Central Virginia writers. The title of the anthology is taken from the Skyline Drive, the parkway skipping along the top of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Virginia and providing centering for the region in which the authors showcased here are living and writin
Cassandra's Last Spotlight (Charlotte Diamond Mysteries - Christmas)
Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries. Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Nine months after the same sex marriage of retirees FBI senior investigator Charlotte Diamond and movie box-office actress Brenda Brandon/Boynton (See the eighth in the Charlotte Diamond Mystery Series, Horrid Honeymoon) the two are putting on a Christmas program at the Curtain Call retirement home for movie folks. The Christmas concert is intended to bring together the townspeople of the riversid
Horrid Honeymoon
Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,530. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
As the eighth book in the Charlotte Diamond Mystery series opens, former FBI senior agent Charlotte and her movie star significant other, Brenda Boynton/Brandon, are taking quick advantage of a recent change in Maryland’s same-sex marriage laws to tie the knot. Unfortunately, from the very beginning of the ceremony, the naturally tumultuous life of the two becomes overshadowed by a wedding full of
Charlotte Diamond Mysteries Bundle 3
Series: Charlotte Diamond Mysteries Bundles, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,790. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This bundle contains the fifth and sixth books in the best selling Charlotte Diamond Mystery Series by Olivia Stowe. In What’s The Point, the fifth Charlotte Diamond mystery, the retired FBI investigator and her significant other, glamorous senior movie star Brenda Brandon (aka Boynton), return from a murder- and gem-theft-punctuated Christmas cruise down the Rhine River.
Charlotte Diamond Mysteries Bundle 1
Series: Charlotte Diamond Mysteries Bundles, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,940. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This bundle contains the first two books in the best selling Charlotte Diamond Mystery Series by Olivia Stowe. In By The Howling Charlotte Diamond, ex FBI investigator, has recently retired to Diamond Cottage near Maryland’s eastern shore of the Chesapeake Bay. Moving to a small town she thought she had left her life of crime—solving it, that is—behind her, and is struggling to find a new purpose
Curtain Call (Charlotte Diamond Mysteries 7)
Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries, Book 7. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,540. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In the seventh of the Charlotte Diamond mysteries, retired FBI senior investigator Charlotte and her significant other, box office senior movie star Brenda Boynton, return from a Florida Everglades movie shoot to an economically distressed village, Hopewell on the Choptank, on Maryland’s Chesapeake Bay shore. A scheme by New Jersey mobsters to build an illegal casino resort has collapsed but not
Restoring the Castle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,740. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The bombing of a U.S. embassy building in Amman, Jordan, has left cultural affairs officer, Ally Templeton, wounded, both physically and emotionally, and without a job and a fiancé. On top of that, her eccentric, man-hater mother, Miranda, has for the third time tried to burn down the scaled-down replica of a Transylvanian castle she has been living in in the Blue Ridge mountains of Virginia.
White Orchid Found (Charlotte Diamond Mysteries 6)
Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,860. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The sixth Charlotte Diamond mystery finds the retired FBI agent and her significant other, movie star Brenda Brandon, on the edge of the Florida Everglades to film a movie within a movie about an old movie. Brenda has taken a cameo role in the reprise of her first film experience, a Vietnam air war film of forty years earlier . . .
Making Room at Christmas ( A Charlotte Diamond Mysteries Special)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
A Christmas Gift from Olivia Stowe. Charlotte and Brenda are now facing their second Christmas together. Last year’s Christmas and New Year were spent on a Rhine River cruise with Charlottes’ doctor brother and his minster wife, as told in An Inconvenient Death, but this year the pair are off to a mountain retreat . . .
What's The Point?
Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,130. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
In the fifth Charlotte Diamond mystery, the retired FBI investigator and her significant other, glamorous senior movie star Brenda Brandon (aka Boynton), return from a murder- and gem-theft-punctuated Christmas cruise down the Rhine River to confusion and catastrophe in their usually quiet retirement village of Hopewell on the Choptank in Maryland.
Spirit of Christmas (Inspirational Christmas Anthology)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,420. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
This anthology includes fifteen inspirational and contemplative stories, written by Olivia Stowe over the past couple of decades to follow themes of the Christmas season. They are included inside the Christmas cards she designs and paints herself to send to friends and relatives.
Christmas Seconds (Inspirational Christmas Anthology)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,730. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
The Christmas season is one of seconds: searching for just another second to be able to get everything prepared, second helpings at the holiday table, second thoughts about what it all means and about relationships, and second chances to fulfill the meaningful in gift giving and relationships.
Chatham Square
Series: Savannah, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,770. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
It is seemingly a coincidence that master doll maker Ginny Standler inherits a co-op apartment fronting on the Chatham Square of Savannah, Georgia, from her Aunt Marie while simultaneously being offered an interim teaching position at Savannah’s College of Art and Design. Both circumstances enable and propel her to escape the Fan district of Richmond, Virginia, and its constant reminders . . .
Savannah Time
Series: Savannah, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,180. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Savannah Time is a story of human caring, loyalty, inevitable change, bittersweet heartbreak, and hope, set in the lovely garden that is historic Savannah. In this follow-on to Chatham Square, the eclectic collection of residents of one of Savannah’s original residential squares have moved along in the almost-glacial “Savannah time” pace of this southern city, although, for some, . . .
An Inconvenient Death
Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,840. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Retired FBI senior investigator Charlotte Diamond is cajoled into taking a Christmas market Rhine river cruise with her partner, glamorous retired queen of the movie screen Brenda Brandon/Boynton. When Brenda invites Charlotte’s doctor brother, Chance Diamond, and his minister wife, Marilyn, to join in the trip, Charlotte knows this will be no restful vacation.
By The Howling
Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,200. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2011 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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When FBI Investigator, Charlotte Diamond, retired . . .she thought she had left her life of crime —solving it, that is — behind her . . . But the small waterfront community of Hopewell on the Choptank, with its wealthy artistically inclined inhabitants, is hiding old crimes and dark secrets beneath its outward quiet and affluence
Coast to Coast
Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,250. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Retired FBI senior investigator Charlotte Diamond finds herself jetting from murder on one coast of the United States to kidnapping on another in attempts to save both her lover and her former husband. Charlotte follows her new-found companion, the leading movie actress, Brenda Brandon, to Hollywood. The third Charlotte Diamond Mystery.
Retired With Prejudice
Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,310. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2010 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
In the second Charlotte Diamond mystery, intrepid ex-FBI senior investigator, Charlotte finds high-level international intrigue has sought her out when the abandoned sailboat of spy master Win Engleton washes up against her dock. Charlotte struggles with having to choose between focusing on her new-found significant other, former movie star Brenda Boynton, or unraveling a complex espionage drama.

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