Dark Road Publishing

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Dark Road Publishing

Your path to mystery, mayhem and murder.

Join us as we embark together on our journey down the dark road.

Our authors include:

David DeLee

David Miller

David Westover

For more information, check us out at www.darkroadpub.com or e-mail us at darkroadpub@live.com

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Policing for Profit
Series: Flynn & Levy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,590. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
NYPD Homicide Detective Frank Flynn once again teamed with former Internal Affairs Detective Christine Levy catches the call all homicide detectives hate most—a cop’s been killed. But as Flynn and Levy dig deeper, the investigation strains their partnership and puts them in the cross-hairs of some very dangerous people. All while a racially-charged city holds its breath—and waits.
What Meets the Eye
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2016 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Accused of something he didn’t do, nine-year-old Tommy Hendrickson hires hard-boiled, tough-guy, private investigator Brice Bannon to clear his name and bring the real perpetrator to justice. Tommy’s offense—stealing cookies from the cookie jar. But as Bannon tries to help, he learns the hard way no good deed goes unpunished when there’s more to the story than what meets the eye.
Takedown
Series: Grace deHaviland Bounty Hunter Novels, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,010. Language: American English. Published: November 5, 2015 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
WHEN THE HUNTER BECOMES THE HUNTED - Book 4 in the Grace deHaviland Bounty Hunter Series
Stone of Destiny: Book One in the Irish Cycle
Series: The Irish Cycle. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,760. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Horror » General
Pre-Christian Irish mythology is divided into cycles; the earliest of these being the Mythological Cycle, from the Book of Invasions, and chronicles the ancient lives, loves, losses, battles, and wars of the great Celtic gods. Now bear witness to the Irish Cycle, the epic, multi-part tale of what comes next.
Re-Homed
Series: Flynn & Levy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,280. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A Flynn & Levy Murder Mystery NYPD detectives Frank Flynn & Christine Levy are back!
Through the Ages
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,060. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Through the Ages - A Collection of Saito Izumi Vampire Tales
Conquer the Hungry Ghost
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
CAN THE DARKNESS BEFORE THE DAWN BE AS BLACK AS A VAMPIRE’S SOUL?
Fugitives
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 278,540. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The Grace deHaviland Collection - A Box Set containing Books 1-3
Out of the Game
Series: Nick Lafferty. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,630. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Ex-DEA Agent Nick Lafferty--the hero from CRYSTAL WHITE--is Back!
With Intent To Deceive
Series: Grace deHaviland Bounty Hunter Novels, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,660. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
How far would you go to protect a friend? For bounty hunter Grace deHaviland and sheriff’s deputy Suzie Jensen the answer may be: until someone ends up dead.
Night at the Alamo
Series: Saito Izumi Vampire Tales, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,610. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Finally, the untold, true story of what really happened the night the Alamo fell
Pin Money
Series: Grace deHaviland Bounty Hunter Novels, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,050. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Three action-packed Grace deHaviland Bounty Hunter novellas in one great book A Cold Wind, Amber Alert & A Matter of Justice (and including the bonus short story--Discreet Fling) "Grace deHaviland is one tough cookie." - SUSPENSE MAGAZINE "A fascinating point of view character." - KRISTINE KATHRYN RUSCH
A Matter of Justice (A Grace deHaviland Bounty Hunter Novella)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,850. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Bounty hunter Grace deHaviland must face the most dangerous adversary of her career—for the second time! How high a price will she pay for a matter of justice? The pulse-pounding new Grace deHaviland Bounty Hunter novella by the author of FATAL DESTINY
Origins
Series: Saito Izumi Vampire Tales, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,830. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Every Legend has a beginning! An ancient tale of mythical proportion featuring the vampire Saito Izumi From the author of STONE OF DESTINY - Book One in the Irish Cycle Series
Cop Shot
Series: Flynn & Levy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
One Dead Cop. Two Determined Detectives. And More Suspects Than You Can Shake a Wiretap At. The exciting new short story from David DeLee, the author of CRYSTAL WHITE and the Grace deHaviland Bounty Hunter series.
Amber Alert (A Grace deHaviland, Bounty Hunter Novella)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,830. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
On the trail of a pedophile and out of time before more victims die, sheriff’s deputy Suzie Jensen turns to the only person she knows who can help: Columbus, Ohio’s top bounty hunter, Grace deHaviland.
Mystery, Mayhem & Murder
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,730. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
From the “awesome imagination of author David DeLee” (Suspense Magazine) comes thirteen pulse-pounding stories of crime and criminals and the people determined to bring them to justice, including six Grace deHaviland bounty hunter adventures, available for the first time all in one book. An omnibus of crime fiction from author David DeLee.
Tainted Badge (A Short Story Collection)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,470. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A thrilling collection of short stories by David DeLee, an exciting new voice in crime fiction and author of Crystal White. Includes his latest Cop Shot and the Grace deHaviland Bounty Hunter story Family Matters
Bling, Bling
Series: Grace deHaviland Short Stories, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,950. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
“Former cop, Grace deHaviland is one tough cookie... fresh and appealing. She is the kind of woman every woman wants to be. Tough, savvy, and unafraid, Grace is a strong character to follow." -- Suspense Magazine
The Last House on the Left
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,910. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The last house on the left down the desolate road has been there for generations. The Hendricks’ house it’s called by the people of the small, tightly knit community of Holderfield. But what secrets does it hold?
Serious Consequences
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Pushed too far by a rebellious teenage daughter, what’s a father to do
Grand Jury
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A deputy district attorney confronts a witness over her testimony in a grand jury hearing.
Crystal White
Series: Nick Lafferty, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,640. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(4.50)
With nothing to live for, will only death satisfy his need for revenge? The sensational new crime thriller from David DeLee, author of FATAL DESTINY and the Grace deHaviland bounty hunter series.
Whose Greater Good?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,790. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
"You have to play by the rules. I get that," Dawson told the U.S. Marshal. "But, I don't."
A Union Against All Odds
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,620. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A Diter-atelur and a Thysanrinae walk into a bar…a gin-joint at the ass-end of the universe. Can their young love bring peace to a decades old conflict, or will it fan the flames of war? This story originally appeared in the 2006 DAW Books anthology COSMIC COCKTAILS
A Cold Wind (A Grace deHaviland Bounty Hunter Novella)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,920. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2011 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
“Former cop, Grace deHaviland is one tough cookie... fresh and appealing. She is the kind of woman every woman wants to be. Tough, savvy, and unafraid, Grace is a strong character to follow." -- Suspense Magazine
Discreet Fling
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,230. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Sheriff's deputy, Suzie Jensen teams up with BCI agent, Eugene Booker to investigate murder in Central Ohio.
She-Devil of the Spanish Main
Series: Saito Izumi Vampire Tales, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,400. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
An early swashbuckling tale featuring the vampire Saito Izumi. From the author of STONE OF DESTINY - Book One in the Irish Cycle Series.
Officer Down
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00)
Living a mediocre life and facing the possibility of a cheating spouse, what's a fifteen-year police vet to do? Find out in this short story about a police officer on the edge and desperate to do something about it, with deadly consequences.
Runners
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,650. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A Collection of Grace deHaviland Short Stories A thrilling Introduction to the Grace deHaviland Bounty Hunter Series “Former cop, Grace deHaviland is one tough cookie... fresh and appealing. She is the kind of woman every woman wants to be. Tough, savvy, and unafraid, Grace is a strong character to follow." -- Suspense Magazine
Family Matters
Series: Grace deHaviland Short Stories, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
“Former cop, Grace deHaviland is one tough cookie... fresh and appealing. She is the kind of woman every woman wants to be. Tough, savvy, and unafraid, Grace is a strong character to follow." -- Suspense Magazine
Fatal Destiny - A Grace deHaviland Bounty Hunter Novel
Series: Grace deHaviland Bounty Hunter Novels, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,550. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
“Former cop, Grace deHaviland is one tough cookie... fresh and appealing. She is the kind of woman every woman wants to be. Tough, savvy, and unafraid, Grace is a strong character to follow." -- Suspense Magazine
Fatal Tryst
Series: Grace deHaviland Short Stories, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00)
“Former cop, Grace deHaviland is one tough cookie... fresh and appealing. She is the kind of woman every woman wants to be. Tough, savvy, and unafraid, Grace is a strong character to follow." -- Suspense Magazine
Futile Effort
Series: Grace deHaviland Short Stories, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,030. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
“Former cop, Grace deHaviland is one tough cookie... fresh and appealing. She is the kind of woman every woman wants to be. Tough, savvy, and unafraid, Grace is a strong character to follow." -- Suspense Magazine
Kickin' It South of the Border
Series: Grace deHaviland Short Stories, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2010 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50)
“Former cop, Grace deHaviland is one tough cookie... fresh and appealing. She is the kind of woman every woman wants to be. Tough, savvy, and unafraid, Grace is a strong character to follow." -- Suspense Magazine
First Impressions
Series: Grace deHaviland Short Stories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 9,500. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2010 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50)
“Former cop, Grace deHaviland is one tough cookie... fresh and appealing. She is the kind of woman every woman wants to be. Tough, savvy, and unafraid, Grace is a strong character to follow." -- Suspense Magazine


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  • After on March 29, 2011
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    A beautifully "drawn" story in which a woman contemplates the afterlife. Ms. Reed demonstrates a wonderful ability to "paint" with words. After is sad, sweet, endearing and hopeful, all in one. Very nicely crafted.