Amanda is a small town girl. She was born and raised in Skidway Lake, Michigan. She still lives in the home she grew up in though her parents have been dead now for five years. She has been miserable with her mundane life for some time and wants adventure, excitement. But more than anything she wants love–a new life out of this small town. And though, her mother had warned her to be careful what she wished for; she wouldn’t realize the strength of that warning until she finds the body in the woods by her home.
Amanda’s whole life is about to be turned upside down when she finds a body of a young woman. However, the body is not the only one that will turn her and this small town upside down. The sheriff, Sheriff Hugely, finds more dead bodies and the town is sent into a panic. The disturbing and gruesome deaths generate fear and that disturbingly settles in the heart of the whole town–let the nightmare begin.
To make things more profound, Amanda is in a car accident, which takes her best friends life. She begins to believe a dark man is responsible for her friend’s life—at least, she believes it was a man. She begins to see a dark stranger pop up here and there and, for a period of time, she thinks she is losing her mind.
Her life has suddenly been spun out of control resembling the horror stories and movies she loves so much. Her dark stranger has to be a figment of her imagination, right? However, that theory is short lives when she finds out who he truly is.
Her humdrum life will never be the same and neither will the lives of those in the small town. Who knew all her dark tales and horror movies would come to life and become a part of her life. Amanda is whisk away on a dark adventure she will never be able to leave but is a tragedy or a blessing. Become enthralled in the mystery and darkness, as Amanda is absorbed in a world she once believe to be only fantasy. What secrets lay in wait for her and will she be able to handle her new reality.
A troubled young journalist goes undercover in Spain, and finds her loyalties tested when love and desire unearth secrets she hadn’t bargained for. When Luna Ward, a beautiful ice-blonde graduate, is commissioned by a leading New York science journal to investigate the head of a Spanish alternative health clinic, she jumps at the chance. But her life becomes far more complicated once she meets the man she has been tasked to expose. Luna finds Rodrigo de Rueda Calderon to be a brilliant, outspoken oncology specialist with irresistible, dark gypsy looks and a devilish sense of humour. The pair are irrevocably drawn to each other, but how can she give herself up to a passion that threatens to topple all reason? And how could he ever learn to trust the person who has kept her identity from him, even though he has a terrible secret of his own? The lovers unearth dark and brooding dramas in their family histories, binding them together in a web of intrigue that threatens to bring their lives toppling down.
She is Izeria’Ahzul, the long-lost daughter of my king. She was raised away from our people and knows nothing of her heritage. Our kind are a myth to her. She doesn’t believe we exist and there’s no way she’ll believe she’s one of us.
I am Shun’Uhl, the soldier ordered to return her to my king’s side so she can marry a royal and produce an heir to save our people. To get her to trust me, I shed my beastly form and took on the form of someone she knows. I chose unwisely. The form I’ve selected is a male she despises.
The more time I spend with her, the more she comes to like me. And though I’ve tried to resist, I find myself falling for her also. Her feelings for me will change once she learns of my deception and sees how I really look. Part of me wants to complete my mission and return her to her father. Another part of me wants to remain in this form forever and spend my life with Izeria.
I have a choice to make: be honest with the woman I love and risk losing her, or lie to her for the rest of our lives. Unfortunately, the choice is made for me when we come under attack and I have to release my beast to protect her.
Now it is she who has to make a choice: Me and my beast or a kingdom?
Volume 1: Warrior Queen of Ha-Ran-Fel: A teen-aged girl watches her parents’ murder as her world crumbles around her. Consigned to slavery under a tyrannical task master she feels stripped of all hope–until making a daring escape. With just a step separating her from death, she endures maelstroms, near starvation, and a dangerous crossing of the Ashgard River before reaching the land of the Horse Lords, only to meet with suspicion and contempt. Can she muster the mettle to prove her worth, save her world, and become the Warrior Queen of Ha-Ran-Fel?
Volume 2: A Dark Moon Rises: When handsome, dark-haired farmer Eldor Rand steps into Melinda’s life she thinks she has realized her fondest dream. But once the vows are spoken, his demeanor takes a dark turn, plunging Melinda into a desperate fight for her life.
Volume 3: Castle of Blood: High in the Mystic Mountains, a shining new castle stands between the rocky spires of a menacing peak. Within lurks an ancient evil that cannot be killed. . .
Warren Bell is an award-winning Indie Author who served almost 29 years as an officer in the U.S. Navy. His debut novel, Fall Eagle One, was selected as a Semifinalist in Kindle Book Review’s Best Indie Books of 2012. The Indie Bookstore later named Fall Eagle One the Best Indie Action/Adventure Novel of the Year.
Warren’s second novel, Hold Back The Sun, appeared on the Amazon Kindle Historical Fiction/Asia Bestseller list soon after publication in 2013 and has consistently remained there. His third novel, Asphalt and Blood, was published late in 2014. An action/adventure about Seabees in Vietnam, Asphalt and Blood received a Pinnacle Book Excellence Award from the National Association of Book Entrepreneurs. His fourth novel.
Domestic terrorists have a highly placed mole in the Pentagon!
Following his tips, the New Left terrorists make massive weapons thefts, assassinate moderate leaders, and explode bombs in the Pentagon, Capitol Hill, and police stations. When the mole relays weaknesses in the storage of Navy nuclear weapons, the terrorists prepare a commando raid to steal warheads.
In the Pentagon, POW hero Captain Mike Duquesne becomes suspicious of the mole and enlists Leslie Thomas, a Navy staff lawyer, in his investigation. The terrorists target her for blackmail for a youthful indiscretion. Can Mike thwart a nuclear theft?
Angelo Carava happens to be the best scientist that has ever lived but despite his formidable talents he has so far failed to understand the universe he inhabits – a universe with only seven stars. His attempts to find the answer bring him into conflict with religious establishments who want to silence him, rival scientists who both admire and are jealous of his achievements and alien races who want to abduct him for his genius. Meanwhile, events in a hidden eighth star system threaten to overwhelm the other seven. And unknown to Carava he is being inexorably sucked into the nightmare and that his actions will have consequences centuries later.
Dan Oleson has been chosen to serve as embassy security on Saras Station in the Consortium, but he will soon discover the dangers are of a different type then he’s expecting.
Rumors are swirling about an asteroid or some other large body colliding with the earth. Would the Consortium allow such a thing to happen? More importantly, it seems the rumor may have started on Shin Station, of all places. Can Dan find the answer to this riddle?
Less than a year ago, they arrived over earth’s sky. They call themselves the Galactic Consortium and they are human, or at least, simian — from the same genetic line as humans. They claim to have terraformed this planet centuries ago to serve as a base for their exploration of this galaxy. What happened to the settlers, why none of us remember this, remains a mystery.
For America the concerns are more immediate. Will the Consortium accept our independence?
Shoshone Station is the first joint enterprise, a solar power, space station parked in geostationary orbit over Denver, Colorado. It’s been “gifted” to America, but as Sherman Lannister takes command he wonders just how much control the new American crew will really have. After all, what do they know about running a space station?
For Sophia, a homeless transgender youth from Denver, and many like her the station is a second chance at a new life. But what will she do living amongst the stars?