J.R. Rain

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I live in a small house on a small island with my dog, Sadie, who has more energy than Robin Williams. I will be publishing a slew of my novels over the next few years, so stop by often and check out what's new.

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Witchy Business (Witch Detectives #1)
By Eve Paludan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,010. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013 by J.R. Rain. Category: Fiction
(5.00)
What would you do with unspeakable power? Elle Chambers is Edinburgh's hardest working insurance investigator, and one who solves cases using unconventional means. Supernatural means. Elle is a witch--and a damn good one, too. Assigned back-to-back cases, Elle must first find a missing bad boy who might or might not be a werewolf. Next, a simple missing artwork case turns out to be not so simple.

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The Grail Quest
By J.R. Rain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,850. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Fiction
King Arthur returns in this modern-day quest for the Holy Grail. Plagued by nightmares of King Arthur, Merlin and the Holy Grail, American mystery novelist James Dupree sets out to England to finally understand the meaning behind his strange dreams. Upon arriving in tranquil Glastonbury, James quickly discovers that not all is as it seems in a land deeply connected to Camelot.
The Vampire Club
By J.R. Rain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,150. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011. Category: Fiction
There are five of us in The Vampire Club, and we have one thing in common: we love vampires. We love them from the tip of their pointed teeth to the tip of the batwings, devoting much of our pre-adolescent, high school, and college years in search of them. You see, we want to become vampires. However, we have yet to come across any documented proof that vampires truly exist. Until now...
American Vampire (Vampire for Hire #3)
By J.R. Rain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,170. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Category: Fiction
0.25 star(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Private investigator Samantha Moon receives a heartbreaking phone call from a very unlikely source: a five-year-old girl who's been missing for three months. Now on the hunt, Samantha will use her considerable resources — including her growing supernatural abilities — to locate the missing girl before it's too late.
Ghost College (The Ghost Files #1)
By J.R. Rain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,290. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011. Category: Fiction
First in a new series featuring paranormal investigators Ellen and Monty Drew. Ellen claims to possess a sixth sense but Monty, a former P.I., only believes what he can see. She views their work as a sacred mission while Monty just wants a happy wife and a paycheck. That is, until they begin investigating an allegedly haunted Bible college...and Drew comes face to face with his worst nightmare.
Aladdin Relighted (The Aladdin Trilogy #1)
By J.R. Rain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,210. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2011. Category: Fiction
Aladdin is older, richer and wiser...and heart broken. After losing his beloved wife and son to foul play, he resigns from being king and sets out to do what he does best. Now working as an anonymous relic hunter, he’s hired by a desperate woman to rescue her kidnapped son from a powerful wizard, a wizard who happens to have designs on Aladdin’s kingdom.
Whodunits: Three Mystery Novels
By J.R. Rain
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 236,550. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011. Category: Fiction
Three bestselling mystery novels together in one volume. DARK HORSE by J.R. Rain. DEADLY NIGHT by Aiden James. SPYING IN HIGH HEELS by Gemma Halliday.
Vampires
By J.R. Rain
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 183,140. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2011. Category: Fiction
Three bestselling vampire novels by three bestselling authors. MOON DANCE by J.R. Rain. VAMPIRE LOVE STORY by H.T. Night. THE VAMPIRES' LAST LOVE by Aiden James.
Knighthorse: Two Novels
By J.R. Rain
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,420. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2010. Category: Fiction
Two Bestselling Mystery Novels Together in One Omnibus. DARK HORSE (Jim Knighthorse #1): When Private investigator Jim Knighthorse is hired to clear a high school student's name of murder, he discovers that not all is at it seems in upscale Huntington High. THE MUMMY CASE (Jim Knighthorse #2): Private investigator Jim Knighthorse takes on a very, very cold case...a 100 year old murder.
Vampire Nights: A Samantha Moon Story
By J.R. Rain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,560. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010. Category: Fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
In "Vampire Nights", Samantha Moon meets someone unexpected on a late night trip to Denny's, someone who seems to know all her secrets and has all the answers. In "Book Burning," two brothers find themselves on a late-night mission to burn a legendary book of supposed dark powers. In "The Silo," a husband and wife are about to turn a grain silo into something majestic.
Vampire for Hire: Books One and Two
By J.R. Rain
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,480. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010. Category: Fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
The first two novels in the #1 bestselling vampire series, "Vampire for Hire." Six years ago federal agent Samantha Moon was the perfect wife and mother, your typical soccer mom with the minivan and suburban home. Then the unthinkable happens, an attack that changes her life forever. And forever is a very long time for a vampire. Included are MOON DANCE and VAMPIRE MOON.
Cursed: A Supernatural Thriller
By J.R. Rain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,900. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2010. Category: Fiction
Albert Shipway is an ordinary guy, an insurance negotiator who likes booze and women and never having to say he’s sorry. And he thinks this is just another day, another lunch, another order of kung pao chicken. Little does he know that he’s about to meet a little old lady who knows his greatest fear. A little old lady who dishes up a big stew of supernatural revenge.
Black Rain: Dark Tales
By J.R. Rain
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,670. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2010. Category: Fiction
The best of JR Rain's stories collected here in one volume. Black Rain includes: "The Vampire With the Dragon Tattoo" - An LA detective is about to get a very unusual missing-person case. "Teeth" - What happens when a child is born with a rare throwback gene, a gene that produces two exceptionally long teeth? "Two Ghosts" - Two lost souls find a way to be together. Along with seven more stories!
Rainy Nights: Three Novels
By J.R. Rain
Price: Free! Words: 111,370. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2010. Category: Fiction
Three Bestselling Books Together in One Omnibus: MOON DANCE, DARK HORSE, and THE VAMPIRE WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO.
The Vampire With the Dragon Tattoo (The Spinoza Trilogy #1)
By J.R. Rain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,980. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2010. Category: Fiction
(4.00 from 1 review)
Three years ago, high school student Veronica Fortune witnessed the brutal murder of her parents. Now armed and dangerous, she sets out to hunt down the very thing that destroyed her life. That is, until she disappears. Spinoza is a private investigator who specializes in finding the missing, and as he searches for the missing girl, nothing can prepare him for what he's about to meet.
The Lost Ark
By J.R. Rain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,130. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2010. Category: Fiction
In a lonely bar in eastern Turkey, ex-National Geographic photojournalist Sam Ward is hired to find an eccentric professor who disappeared high atop Mount Ararat, fabled resting spot of Noah's Ark. Accompanied by the professor's beautiful daughter, archaeologist Faye Roberts, Sam soon stumbles upon a secret stronghold — a base of operation for unleashing hell of earth.
Vampire Moon (Vampire for Hire #2)
By J.R. Rain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,680. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2010. Category: Fiction
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In VAMPIRE MOON, private investigator Samantha Moon finds herself hunting down a powerful crime lord and protecting an innocent woman from her ruthless ex-husband — all while two very different men vie for her heart. And as the stakes grow higher and her cases turn personal, Samantha Moon will do whatever it takes to protect the innocent and bring two cold-blooded killers to justice.
The Mummy Case (Jim Knighthorse #2)
By J.R. Rain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,170. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2010. Category: Fiction
When historian Willie Clarke dies mysteriously of dehydration in a California desert, private investigator Jim Knighthorse is asked to dig a little into the mystery. And what he discovers has connections to one of the West's oldest and most baffling mysteries.
Elvis Has Not Left the Building (A Mystery Novel)
By J.R. Rain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,430. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2010. Category: Fiction
It's tough being the King. Which is why in 1977 Elvis faked his own death and endured massive facial reconstruction surgery, and disappeared from the limelight to live a normal life as the unassuming Aaron King. Now in his seventies and contemplating a return to music, Elvis is hired to solve a baffling missing person case.
Dark Horse (Jim Knighthorse #1)
By J.R. Rain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,730. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2010. Category: Fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
When high school student Derrick Booker, the only black student at a posh Orange County high school, is accused of killing his white girlfriend, ex-college football hero and detective Jim Knighthorse is hired to dig a little deeper into the murder. It doesn't take long for Knighthorse to realize that not all is as it seems at tranquil Huntington High.
Teeth: A Vampire for Hire Story
By J.R. Rain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,530. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2010. Category: Fiction
J.R. Rain here. When I get mail regarding my books, more often than not that mail consists of a single question: Who's Fang? Fang, for those of you who have not read my vampire mystery novel, MOON DANCE, is Samantha Moon's online confidant. Although I always suspected his role would expand in future books, little is explained about who Fang is. Well, consider his role expanded in this short story.
Moon Dance (Vampire for Hire #1)
By J.R. Rain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,650. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2009. Category: Fiction
0.25 star(4.20 from 5 reviews)
Six years ago federal agent Samantha Moon was the perfect wife and mother, your typical soccer mom with the minivan and suburban home. Then the unthinkable happens, an attack that changes her life forever. And forever is a very long time for a vampire. "I enjoyed MOON DANCE immensely." --Piers Anthony

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