JJ Burke


The Demon of Black Lake
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 113,050. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2022 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Occult
We live in a complicated, stressful world, which seems normal to most of us. What if there is a second world, unseen, but right alongside the one we know—a dark, hidden world that controls the darkest deeds of humanity? Could a single, seemingly harmless, incident, open the door to that hidden world and unleash an unimaginable horror, having the ability to destroy all mankind?
Covert Echoes
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,650. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2021 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
As the leader of a covert operations team, Jon’s supervisor’s called him one of the best. Over time, the screams of agony, the mangled bodies, and the stench of death took their toll. He retreated to commercial fishing, seeking mental cleansing in the vast ocean’s solitude. Three quiet years and his past returned to haunt him. Would the echoes of his covert past finally destroy him?
The Potomac Enigma
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,180. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2020 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
The President is abruptly awakened at 2:18 a.m. “What’s up that required my presence at 2:30 am?” Sam Carstairs answers. “A senator has been murdered.” Sam’s assignment—find the killer. Standard answers are elusive. He follows a convoluted trail that indicates highly trained perpetrators with international ramifications. Time is his subtle, but very real enemy, and the ticking clock is invisible
Blood Money
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,570. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2018 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
El Tigre is dead. This is a confirmed fact, but the legacy of evil and violence that he has sown continues to sprout. When these erupt, they inevitably affect Jon Morton, and, by association, Carlos Montoto. Once again, Jon and Carlos are forced to abandon their peaceful refuge as commercial fishermen and return to the dark world of violence and death...
Scattered Pieces
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,970. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Having barely survived a fight for his life with an international terrorist, former covert operative Jon Morton is now plunged into a nerve-wracking quest for a killer who knows everything about him, but whom he knows almost nothing about. He now has only one choice—locate and eliminate this killer before the killer eliminates him.
The Lethal Fisherman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,000. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Six years as a covert operative had left Jon Morton with a lot of memories—most of them bad, all of them bloody. He returned to civilian life, seeking refuge in commercial fishing, until one ordinary day that was to become the first in a series of unusual events, which spawned a reawakening of one deadly memory, and the beginning of a very real nightmare.