Mary Vigliante Szydlowski

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Mary Vigliante Szydlowski writes across several genres using this and other pseudonyms. Her published Science Fiction works include novels: The Ark, The Colony, The Land, Source of Evil, and novella The Hand of My Enemy. She's also the author of dark fantasies: Worship the Night and Dark Realm, and mainstream novel Silent Song. She's published 8 children's books: Millie Muldoon & the Case of the Halloween Haunting, Ghoul School, Millie Muldoon & the Christmas Mystery, Millie Muldoon & the Case of the Thanksgiving Turkey-napper, A Puddle for Poo, Kia’s Manatee, The Duck in the Hole, and I Can't Talk, I've Got Farbles In My Mouth.

Using the pen name Mia Frances, she is the author of the erotic romance murder mystery thriller series In His Keeping: Taken, Banished, and Claimed.

Her short stories, articles, children’s stories, essays, and poems have appeared in anthologies, books, magazines, newspapers, and on the web.

She is a member of the Authors Guild, RWA (Romance Writers of America), SCBWI (Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators), and SFWA (Science Fiction Fantasy Writers of America).

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Little Girl Lost
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,860. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2018 by Mary Vigliante Szydlowski. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Zac's a no-nonsense sheriff. Ali's a librarian who's masquerading as a hooker. She's staking out truck stops, looking for a missing 13-year-old girl. He thinks she's a reckless, foul-mouthed hellion. She thinks he's an interfering, arrogant bully! But when they work together to investigate a case of kidnapping, human trafficking, and murder, sparks begin to fly. Is this any way to start a romance?
In His Keeping: Claimed
Series: In His Keeping, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,550. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016 by Mary Vigliante Szydlowski. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Erotic, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Jealous and angry, her relationship with Connor in tatters, Sylvie decides to escape her penthouse prison. She flees to an isolated cottage in the Catskill Mountains where she hopes to lick her wounds and mend her broken heart. She may have escaped her lover, but not the killer. He knows where she is…and he's coming to claim her!
In His Keeping: Banished
Series: In His Keeping, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,610. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015 by Mary Vigliante Szydlowski. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Erotic, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Sylvie Jenkins' life is upended when boss and lover, billionaire Connor Hudson, becomes the prime suspect in a string of grisly murders. Those who love him...die! He sends her away; exiling her to his Park Ave. penthouse. They meet in secret, but he's changed. He has a dark cruel side that frightens her. What she discovers in a hidden closet, leaves her wondering...could he be capable of murder?
In His Keeping: Taken
Series: In His Keeping, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,750. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 by Mary Vigliante Szydlowski. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Erotic, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Out of work and on the verge of being homeless, Sylvie Jenkins takes a job with reclusive writer Connor Hudson. He's a bestselling author and billionaire entrepreneur. Sparks fly when the demanding dom decides his feisty new employee needs taming. She eventually succumbs to his charms, but he's keeping secrets. The women in his past keep turning up dead. Is this dom capable of murder?


Millie Muldoon Mysteries
Millie Muldoon is a pint-sized detective who loves solving mysteries. She's a whiz at finding clues, tracking down leads, and following the evidence. She's assisted by her cousins and her little brother Roger. Their families get together every holiday and they always find themselves in the middle of a baffling mystery.
In His Keeping
An erotic romance murder mystery thriller.

In His Keeping: Taken

Price: $2.99 USD.

In His Keeping: Banished

Price: $2.99 USD.

In His Keeping: Claimed

Price: $2.99 USD.


Little Sowbug & the Big Flood
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Weather, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Little Sowbug loves his home and his neighborhood. His life is wonderful until a storm comes and a flood washes everything away.
Millie Muldoon & the Case of the Halloween Haunting
Series: Millie Muldoon Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,310. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Halloween, Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books
Spooky things are happening at Great Aunt Priscilla Palermo's house. She and her two next-door neighbors are being haunted by a gang of ghosts. They appear in their yards every night after midnight. The ladies lock their doors and windows. But that doesn't stop the ghosts from getting in. When the police won't help, it's up to Millie Muldoon to crack the case and send the ghosts packing!
Ghoul School
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
P.S.19 is out of control! The students are running wild! They're loud, rude, and refuse to follow the rules. Floors are flooded. Things are explding. And the cafeteria ceiling is covered with goo. The teachers and staff are at their wit's end. What can they do? Can a visit from some scary substitute teachers and hall monitors really make the children change their ways?
Millie Muldoon & the Christmas Mystery
Series: Millie Muldoon Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,700. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books, Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent
What's wrong with Santa Claus? He stopped at their house on Christmas Eve. He ate the cookies and drank the milk they put out for him. But he didn't fill their stockings or leave them any presents. Why? Could he have put them on his naughty list by mistake? Millie needs to use her detective skills to solve the mystery of the missing presents!
Millie Muldoon & the Case of the Thanksgiving Turkey-napper
Series: Millie Muldoon Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books, Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Thanksgiving
It's two days before Thanksgiving and Millie Muldoon has been called in to find her cousin's pet turkey, Monica. The bird's been turkey-napped! Millie must use all her detective skills to make sure that Monica doesn't become the main course at a holiday feast. It's a race against the clock as Millie follows every clue and questions every suspect to discover the culprit and save Monica.
Worship the Night
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,970. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Her mother's death freed Lea from a lifetime of sexual repression. Alone in a remote mountain cabin, Lea succumbs to erotic fantasies and becomes the helpless prey of a phantom lover from the depths of Hell. To transform the demon into the flesh-and-blood lover she craves, Lea must kill! She offers him the blood of her victims, but only the ultimate sacrifice will satisfy his needs.
Dark Realm
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,480. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Satan has given his people a Messiah! While he rules the netherworld, his daughter, Ara, oversees his worldly realm. She's the keeper of the faith. Her concert tours and sermons overflow with true believers, but the clergy loathe her. They think she's a fanatic who riles up the rabble with her talk of salvation. She's a radical who preaches against cruelty and depravity! She's got to be stopped!
The Hand of My Enemy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
In the deadly game of war, player nations must continually “up the ante” on their enemies. Sparing no expense to create an arsenal of ever more lethal, ever more destructive weaponry. But an escalating arms race can have unintended consequences. Cataclysmic, catastrophic consequences!

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