StarDance Press is the home of fantasy/sci-fi author E.L. Bates, who published historical mysteries under the name Louise Bates. E.L. (or Louise) is an American currently living in the UK, where she homeschools her two daughters, discusses theology with her husband, who is a biblical scholar, reads a lot, and occasionally finds time to knit.
Writer Pauline Gray finds herself tangled in an old mystery that takes on new life as she investigates. Smugglers, anonymous letters, and murder lurk around every corner in this detective novella set in the foothills of the Adirondacks in 1933.
When Riss wakes up on a spaceship 500 years in the future, she is naturally taken aback. Before long, she starts to make friends and even feel she's a part of the crew, putting the loneliness of her former life behind her. But how did she get there? Can she get back? And what will she do when the safety of the entire crew rests on her shoulders? Is she ready to shed the shadows of her past?
Magic, mystery, and murder combine in this debut novel from author E.L. Bates. New magician Maia Whitney and Magic Intelligence Agent Len Davies must put aside their personality conflicts to work together to unravel a web of lies and treachery before magic is revealed to the world and all magicians everywhere are endangered.
Be swept away by the world of Whitney & Davies, where magic lies beneath the surface of 1920s England, and murder and intrigue lurk around every corner. Maia Whitney and Len Davies join forces to use their magical and detective skills to bring justice to those who cannot seek it for themselves.