One Sweet Kiss
Acclaimed mystery author CJ Moore has strayed out of her regular genre and written a gripping love story based loosely on her own life. After six years, CJ is still grieving the loss of her husband, and unlike her novel’s heroine, she has yet to find someone to take his place. Now one of Hollywood’s biggest stars wants to turn her most cherished book into a blockbuster film, and their whirlwind romance is at the heart of the deal. Unfortunately, CJ has an overzealous fan who believes they are ruining her story, and his obsession drives him to eliminate those he feels responsible. When heartbreaking truths from the past come to light, CJ’s emotional strength is pushed to its limits, until she discovers that one sweet kiss can open the door to her future happiness.
One Sweet Kiss
is a contemporary romance with suspense elements that explores what happens when admiration turns to obsession, and how love can surprise even the most guarded of hearts.
approx 85,000 words
No Evil Lost
When they were teenagers, Prentiss Mathews and her twin sister participated in experiments conducted by biophysicist Emerson Grant. His objective was to tap into the psycho-physiologic connection between them – their 'twinstinct' – a phenomenon that allowed one to sense when the other was in pain or danger. Now adults, the twins have distanced themselves from Grant and his bizarre research, but Prentiss is haunted by emerging memories of what took place during the experiments. When a suspicious car accident ends Grant's life, Fairfax County homicide lieutenant Drake Hagerman delves into the doctor's past. He discovers the horrifying reality of what Prentiss and her sister went through under the guise of Grant's research. With her mental well-being threatened by a heartbreaking loss and her burgeoning relationship with Grant’s former assistant hanging in the balance, Prentiss is forced to dig deep into her past to expose the truth. But the more she learns, the more devastating the truth proves to be.
No Evil Lost is a novel of romantic suspense that unravels how one man’s obsessive ambition inflicts pain, sorrow and tragedy upon innocent people, and how far another will go to protect the woman he loves.
Length: approx 90,000 words