An introvert by nature, Chris Seaton has spent her life blending into the background and absorbing the personalities of everyone around her like a Scandinavian sponge cake. In her mystery/romance series, Chris tries to capture the brutal beauty of the Upper Midwest. She sees it in the people that dwell there in their steadfast resilience. It's home.
Evan Wyatt will stop at nothing to find Bernice, but he wasn’t counting on having to save her life and solve a murder in the process. Bernice Hordstrom, meanwhile, is just trying to mind her own business without pissing anyone off. When someone copycats a murder that is very personal to Bernice, she must go on the run to hide from the stalker who's trying to take her out once and for all.
Bernice Hordstrom's new Job as the Wisconsin governor's press secretary is derailed by a plane crash, revealing a dead passenger and a missing pilot. Throw in a truckstop serial killer and an international human trafficking ring, and trust is running thin between friends, family, and lovers. When confronted with the ghosts of nookies past, can Bernice and Evan Wyatt trust each other or themselves?
Aw! Spring in Northwest Wisconsin! A disfigured corpse shows up in Pattison State Park and the Superior DCI Investigator is missing. Agent Evan Wyatt is asked to step in and bring his girlfriend, ex-reporter Bernice Hordstrom, with him to meet the governor. As Agent Wyatt investigates, Bernice gets to know the nice ladies running the Blue Silo Farm, and comes across an alarming discovery.
The Hunt Is On…Somewhere out in the western prairie, Evan Wyatt is in pursuit. By catching a calculating killer, he hopes to right a terrible wrong, restore his good name, and clear his conscience. Unfortunately, his obsession blinds his normally vigilant nature and puts him in the path of a different hunter.
And so autumn in Wisconsin begins with more death. Secrets and whispers of the past collide with events of the present. New faces appear on the scene, some likeable, some not so much, but Bernice and Agent Wyatt are once again wrapped up in the forces around them that give no reprieve. What do two abandoned graves have to do with a missing college coed at UW Platteville? Read and find out.
Bernice Hordstrom was just minding her own business on the family farm in Northwest Wisconsin. Then a neighbor makes a gruesome discovery, tossing her into a stinking pile of secrets, lies, and mistrust. Passions flair as Bernice tries to uncover the truth, revealing painful pasts that refuse to stay buried. Will her uncanny nose for trouble save the day or tear her safe, rural life apart?