CHANCE: A Jake Scarne Action Thriller JAKE SCARNE THRILLERS Book 7

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#ad - Love, death and tragedy are the chief exports of a corrupt caribbean island!***private eye jake scarne runs afoul of a drug cartel that uses snakes and boiling volcanic pools to eliminate its enemies. After a close friend is murdered, he is caught in a deadly game of cat-and-mouse with the rogue American billionaire who wants access to the cartel's powerful mind-control drug.

Caught in the middle is a woman both men love. Jake scarne thrillers never disappoint!” john crudele, new york post; “a lawrence de maria title gives you more bang for your buck than just about anything in the book MARKETPLACE TODAY. Florida weekly; “a master of thrillER DIALOGUE. Washington independent review of Books***"De Maria ranks up there with Sanford and Child.

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FACETS: A Jake Scarne Action Thriller JAKE SCARNE THRILLERS Book 6

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St. Austin's Press #ad - What scarne and anastasia eventually discover is far more terrible than Maura Dallas could have imagined. So, if you want a thriller with non-stop action, sudden surprises and a shocking ending, FACETS is for you. Who is demanding $20 million in diamonds to free a kidnapped mob princess?***“if you like hard-boiled action, the jake scarne thrillers never disappoint!” john crudele, memorable villains and twisty plots, engaging descriptions of how to work an investigation, new york post; “a steamroller of action and calculation … notable for snappy dialogue, boldly drawn characters anD VIVID SETTINGS.

As would the fearsome Vincent Anastasia, the elderly family enforcer who adores the girl. Reluctant to contact the F. B. I. Maura dallas turns to Jake Scarne, who has both police and underworld contacts. And a reputation for doing the impossible – usually because he will bend, even break, the law to help a client.

FACETS: A Jake Scarne Action Thriller JAKE SCARNE THRILLERS Book 6 #ad - And it’s only a click away!***“what is really almost beyond belief is how easily De Maria has transitioned from the dry world of financial reporting to the wild and lavish world of novel writing. Collier citizen. A lawrence de maria title gives you more bang for your buck than just about anything in the book marketplace today.

Florida weekly; “a master of thrillER DIALOGUE.

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PEDESTAL: A Jake Scarne Action Thriller JAKE SCARNE THRILLERS Book 5

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St. Austin's Press #ad - The fix is in! the mob blackmails two murderous sports icons. Another winner from the prolific de maria, sex and big-time football in a toxic stew! if you like hard-boiled action, the jake scarne thrillers never disappoint!” john crudele, who this time mixes the mob, memorable villains and twisty plots, new york post; “a lawrence de maria title gives you more bang for your buck than just about anything in the book mARKETPLACE TODAY.

Florida weekly; “a master of thrillER DIALOGUE. Washington independent review of books; “while de maria may have been an award-winning financial reporter, he's an awfulLY GOOD FICTION WRITER AS WELL. Naples daily news***why is a man in jail for a murder committed by two sports superstars?a media giant has the story but is afraid to publish without ironclad proof.

PEDESTAL: A Jake Scarne Action Thriller JAKE SCARNE THRILLERS Book 5 #ad - All hell breaks loose, revealing a plot far worse than anyone imagined! If you like non-stop action combined with great detective work and relish seeing bad guys get their comeuppance, then PEDESTAL fills the bill. Meanwhile, the freelance reporter who uncovered the injustice can’t leave it alone. And it’s only a click away!***“what is really almost beyond belief is how easily De Maria has transitioned from the dry world of financial reporting to the wild and lavish world of novel writing.

Collier citizen. They hire a dogged investigator to get that proof.

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THE VIRON CONSPIRACY: A Jake Scarne Action Thriller JAKE SCARNE THRILLERS Book 4

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St. Austin's Press #ad - A skydiving tragedy sparks a probe that uncovers a murderous international plot!***a prominent law firm asks a private investigator to look into the death of a business executive. The firm's client is the dead executive’s widow – a woman who left the private eye at the altar years earlier! Against the backdrop of his own personal turmoil, the dogged investigator is soon enmeshed in a biological conspiracy fueled by perverted science.

If you like hard-boiled action, the jake scarne thrillers never disappoint!” john crudele, memorable villains and twisty plots, new york post; “a lawrence de maria title gives you more bang for your buck than just about anything in the book mARKETPLACE TODAY. Florida weekly; “a master of thrillER DIALOGUE.

THE VIRON CONSPIRACY: A Jake Scarne Action Thriller JAKE SCARNE THRILLERS Book 4 #ad - Washington independent review of books; “while de maria may have been an award-winning financial reporter, he's an awfulLY GOOD FICTION WRITER AS WELL. Naples Daily News.

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MADMAN'S THIRST: A Jake Scarne Thriller JAKE SCARNE THRILLERS Book 2

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St. Austin's Press #ad - A dying hit man's confession leads to the unraveling of an international conspiracy!***“if you like hard-boiled action, memorable villains and twisty plots, the jake scarne thrillers never disappoint!” john crudele, new york post; “a lawrence de maria title gives you more bang for your buck than just about anything in the book mARKETPLACE TODAY.

Florida weekly; “a master of thrillER DIALOGUE. Washington independent review of books; “while de maria may have been an award-winning financial reporter, he's an awfulLY GOOD FICTION WRITER AS WELL. Naples daily news***even powerful mobsters are expendable to a criminal financial mastermind who hides in plain sight among New York’s moneyed elite.

MADMAN'S THIRST: A Jake Scarne Thriller JAKE SCARNE THRILLERS Book 2 #ad - But in pursuing his deranged dream, the man has made a fatal mistake. And it’s just a click away!***“what is really almost beyond belief is how easily De Maria has transitioned from the dry world of financial reporting to the wild and lavish world of novel writing. Collier citizen. With bullet-like pacing, madman’s thirst, the second of the Jake Scarne novels, biting dialogue and a redemptive outcome, is perfect for you.

There are some people, on both sides of the law, who want him to pay for killing a young girl. In locales as varied as paris, new york, florida and the bahamas, MADMAN’S THIRST is a non-stop thrill ride, where billions are at stake in an international conspiracy involving a foreign power.

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KILLERFEST: A Jake Scarne Action Thriller JAKE SCARNE THRILLERS Book 3

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St. Austin's Press #ad - Why would terrorists say they are going to kill the world's most-popular thriller writer?***“if you like hard-boiled action, memorable villains and twisty plots, the jake scarne thrillers never disappoint! killerfest is another sparkling thriller from de maria, who adeptly skewers the new york literary scene.

John crudele, new york post; “a lawrence de maria title gives you more bang for your buck than just about anything in the book MARKETPLACE TODAY. Florida weekly; “a master of thrillER DIALOGUE. Washington independent review of books; “while de maria may have been an award-winning financial reporter, he's an awfulLY GOOD FICTION WRITER AS WELL.

KILLERFEST: A Jake Scarne Action Thriller JAKE SCARNE THRILLERS Book 3 #ad - Naples daily news***One author has already been savagely slain. He sells millions of books and is the key to a huge publishing merger – if he stays alive!They bring in extra protection. But no one could be prepared for what happens! if you crave non-stop action, India, Belgium and Tuscany, to name a few, sexy villains and lots of surprises, exotic locations London, then KILLERFEST is for you.

Sebastian quimper, the world's best-selling thriller writer, fears he will be next. But quimper’s publishers are still nervous. The police have a letter. The N. Y.

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SOUND OF BLOOD JAKE SCARNE THRILLERS Book 1

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St. Austin's Press #ad - Forced to choose between the woman he loves and justice for his client, a private eye finds only tragedy!***"a great read, with a shocking ending. Janet evanovich***bodies pile up from coast to coast as Jake Scarne probes a reporter’s grisly death. Uncovering a web of murder, sex, he makes the mistake of falling in love with the beautiful, fraud and political corruption, amoral woman who is the power behind the throne of a rogue billionaire.

Together, the lovers set off a chain reaction of revenge that puts them in the crosshairs of brutal mobsters. If you like thrilling action, is just a click away!” john crudele, the first novel in the jake scarne series, crackling dialogue and a tragic love story you won’t soon forget, then sound of blood, new york post; “a lawrence de maria title gives you more bang for your buck than just about anything in the book mARKETPLACE TODAY.

SOUND OF BLOOD JAKE SCARNE THRILLERS Book 1 #ad - Florida weekly; “a master of thrillER DIALOGUE. Washington independent review of books; “while de maria may have been an award-winning financial reporter, he's an awfulLY GOOD FICTION WRITER AS WELL. Naples Daily News.

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GOLDEN GATE: An Alton Rhode Mystery Alton Rhode Mysteries Book 9

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#ad - A private eye who travels to san francisco to investigate an alleged suicide winds up ensnared in a web of cryptocurrency-fueled murder and international intrigue!"THIS IS A GREAT SERIES. He soon gets educated about the latter with the help of an unorthodox but brilliant young woman. But his own expertise comes in very handy when he runs into a bunch of Russians and Chinese whose motives are both murderous and mercenary.

With scenes in new york, full of mayhem, golden gate is a typical Alton Rhode mystery, San Francisco and Florida, but with just enough biting humor to please every literary palate. If you like strong characterizations, great dialogue and surprises, pulitzer-nominee lawrence de maria’s alton rhode mysteries are in a class by themselves.

GOLDEN GATE: An Alton Rhode Mystery Alton Rhode Mysteries Book 9 #ad - John crudele, new york post; “a lawrence de maria title gives you more bang for your buck than just about anything in the book MARKETPLACE TODAY. Florida weekly; “a master of thrillER DIALOGUE. Washington independent review of books; “while de maria may have been an award-winning financial reporter, he's an awfulLY GOOD FICTION WRITER AS WELL.

Naples daily news***alton Rhode knows a lot about murder and almost nothing about bitcoins.

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SHADOW OF THE BLACK WOMB: An Alton Rhode Mystery Alton Rhode Mysteries Book 8

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St. Austin's Press #ad - That is one of the most fascinating points to these stories. Amazon Review. In each mystery, the methodology used by Rhode to solve the crime is completely plausible. A real-life halloween horror spurs a nationwide search for a perverted madman!private eye alton rhode is angered when a close friend is gunned down while handing out Halloween candy! Then, a spate of child murders shocks the community.

What he learns is scarcely believable -- and puts him in the sights of the killer hiding in plain sight. Another alton rhode stunner from de maria. John crudele, new york post; “a lawrence de maria title gives you more bang for your buck than just about anything in the book MARKETPLACE TODAY. Florida weekly; “a master of thrillER DIALOGUE.

SHADOW OF THE BLACK WOMB: An Alton Rhode Mystery Alton Rhode Mysteries Book 8 #ad - Washington independent review of Books***"This was another terrific whodunit in the Alton Rhode mystery series. Rhode uncovers a connection between the crimes.

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THAWED: A Cole Sudden C.I.A. Action Thriller Cole Sudden C.I.A. Thrillers Book 3

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St. Austin's Press #ad - A lawrence de maria title gives you more bang for your buck than just about anything in the book marketplace today. Florida weekly; “a master of thrillER DIALOGUE. Washington independent review of books***"Fast paced, quickly changing locales, and an incredible story! De Maria never disappoints!" Amazon Review.

Siberia, the kremlin, marseilles, jeddah and louisville, ky. For nothing less than a crescendo of action beside the horse race at the kentucky derby - are part of the readers’ vicarious grand tour. A russian scientist revives a virus frozen for 30, 000 years!what could possibly go wrong? well, just about everything, as Jihadist terrorists use the deadly pathogen to attack one of America's iconic sports events.

THAWED: A Cole Sudden C.I.A. Action Thriller Cole Sudden C.I.A. Thrillers Book 3 #ad - Enjoy. Well-drawn characters, up-to-date technological issues drones, good-natured banter, tangled relationships, explosives, etc. And a current-events atmosphere create a rich array of interest hooks for readers.

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ALAS, PARIS

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#ad - Then, a curator with ties to ISIS discovers it. But their efforts include visits to the louvre, where rescued artifacts from the cathedral are temporarily stored -- hidden in the same room as the Nazi nuclear bomb! ALAS, PARIS is an action-packed tale of fanatics, separated by generations but united by hate, who want to obliterate the City of Light!***“A MASTER OF THRILLER DIALOGUE.

Washington independent review of books;“while de maria may have been an award-winning financial reporter, he's an awfulLY GOOD FICTION WRITER AS WELL. Naples daily News. At first, this unlikely trio have only one thing in common: a desire to help restore Notre Dame Cathedral after its catastrophic fire.

ALAS, PARIS #ad - The caliphate, reeling from recent battlefield defeats, sends two of its experts to detonate the bomb. Terrorism -- two generations apart -- threatens paris!“a lawrence de maria title gives you more bang for your buck than just abouT ANYTHING IN THE BOOK MARKETPLACE TODAY. Florida weekly***more than 70 years after nazi germany's collapse, a failed and bitter artist, hitler, wants to destroy the louvre, ADOLF HITLER STRIKES AT PARIS FROM THE GRAVE!With the war lost, and Paris along with it.

But his plan goes awry. The fuhrer's final "vengeance weapon", a crude atomic device his scientists created in secrecy, lies forgotten in a dusty museum storeroom. Standing in their way are an American journalist, an Italian priest, and a French policewoman.

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