Mia Frances


Mia Frances is the pen name of author Mary Vigliante Szydlowski. She writes across several genres using different pseudonyms. As Mia Frances, she's the author of the steamy romantic suspense novel, Little Girl Lost and the IN HIS KEEPING erotic romance, murder mystery thriller series: IN HIS KEEPING: TAKEN, IN HIS KEEPING: BANISHED, and IN HIS KEEPING: CLAIMED.
Her published Science Fiction/Fantasy works include novels: The Ark (Jarl Szydlow), The Colony (Mary Vigliante), The Land (Mary Vigliante), Source of Evil (Mary Vigliante), and a novella, The Hand of My Enemy (Mary Vigliante Szydlowski)
As Mary Vigliante Szydlowski, she's also the author of dark fantasies: Dark Realm and Worship the Night, mainstream novel Silent Song, and 7 children's books: 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.
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).
Visit her website at: http://www.maryviglianteszydlowski.com/

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In His Keeping
An erotic romance murder mystery thriller.

In His Keeping: Taken

Price: $0.99 USD.

In His Keeping: Banished

Price: $2.99 USD.

In His Keeping: Claimed

Price: $2.99 USD.


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: $0.99 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?

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