* $.99 * #Pre-Order Sale!! Season of Thrills Box Set by 5 Bestselling Authors!!


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5 Mystery/Suspense/Thriller Novels
By Award-winning and Bestselling Authors

Now available for Pre-order
** Special limited time price ONLY $.99 **

Release Day ~ December 1st!
Regular price of $7.99 

seasonofthrillsTRUE DECEIT
By A.J. Carella

Blurb: The truth will set you free … unless it kills you first.

Mike is sure he has hit rock bottom after his wife leaves him. Little does he realize that it’s just the beginning and things are about to get worse. A lot worse. But all is not as it seems and soon he is forced to face the truth of his past in order to protect his future. Intense and fast-paced, this ride will have you on the edge of your seat.

Meet the Author: AJ grew up in Switzerland but now lives by the sea on the South Coast of England.

She always wanted to be a lawyer and after several years working for the police, she decided to go back to school when her son was born. Graduating law school she decided that while her son was young she wanted to stay at home as much as she could and started writing, something she’d always done as a hobby.

She’s never looked back and these days she spends her time writing what she loves to read, suspense and romantic suspense.

To stay in touch, or contact AJ, please go via her Facebook Fan page here: http://www.facebook.com/ajcarella

Find A.J. here:

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To Kill For: http://www.amazon.com/Kill-McKays-Book-1-ebook/dp/B00IYJUGQC/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0

Blood Sport: http://www.amazon.com/Blood-Sport-McKays-Book-2-ebook/dp/B00KJ7L30A/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1440966920&sr=1-2

Hard Time: http://www.amazon.com/Hard-Time-McKays-Book-3-ebook/dp/B00MJDPMUE/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1440966920&sr=1-1

Gang Land: http://www.amazon.com/Gang-Land-McKays-Book-4-ebook/dp/B00MU143ZU/ref=asap_bc?ie=UTF8


A Whitney Steel Novel – Book One
By Kim Cresswell

Blurb: Lunch with the ex-husband is not always a fun thing especially when bullets start flying and reporter Whitney Steel finds herself in the middle of a human cloning story that will rock the world…providing she lives long enough to get her byline. “A deeply emotional romantic suspense that starts bold and holds you captive to the very end.” –New York Times Bestseller, Dianna Love

Meet the Author: Kim Cresswell resides in Ontario, Canada and is the bestselling author of the WHITNEY STEEL series. Trained as a legal assistant, Kim has been a story-teller all her life but took many detours including; working in legal and adult education before returning to her first love, writing.

Her debut romantic suspense, REFLECTION, has won numerous awards:
*RomCon®’s 2014 Readers’ Crown Finalist (Romantic Suspense)
*InD’tale Magazine 2014 Rone Award Finalist (Suspense/Thriller)
*UP Authors Fiction Challenge Winner (2013)
*Silicon Valley’s Romance Writers of America (RWA) “Gotcha!” Romantic Suspense Winner (2004)
*Honourable Mention in Calgary’s (RWA) The Writer’s Voice Contest (2006).

LETHAL JOURNEY won RomCon®’s 2014 Readers’ Crown (Thriller) and was a finalist in From the Heart Romance Writers (FTHRW) Golden Gate Contest (2003).

Her action-packed thrillers have been highly praised by reviewers and readers. As one reviewer said, “Buckle up, Hang on tight!”

Kim recently entered the true crime writing arena. Real Life Evil – A True Crime Quickie (two short stories) was published in January 2014. You can read her latest true crime stories in Serial Killer Quarterly, a new quarterly e-magazine published by Grinning Man Press. She is also a member of The American Investigative Society Of Cold Cases (AISOCC), a non-profit, volunteer based organization of professional investigators whose sole mission is to assist in solving cold cases.

Find Kim Cresswell here:




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Website/Blog: www.kimcresswell.ca
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/KimCresswellBooks
Twitter:  http://twitter.com/kimcresswell


A Thorne’s Thorn Novel, Book One
By K. L. Docter

Blurb: Some secrets are better left dead. Too bad the Angel Killer’s digging them up.

Rachel James’ ex-husband is released from prison determined to reclaim her and her traumatized child, his key to the James fortune. Patrick Thorne isn’t interested in helping another of his parents’ charity cases, especially after losing his unborn son and wife to suicide. Only trust will untangle the secrets that dominate their lives, free a child of her silent prison, and save them both from a killer who stands too close.

Meet the Author: Amazon Bestselling Author K.L. Docter writes two different kinds of romance novels…Romantic Suspense w/a K.L. Docter and Contemporary Romance w/a Karen Docter.

Karen/K.L.’s an award-winning author, a four-time Romance Writers of America® Golden Heart® finalist, and won the coveted Kiss of Death Romance Writers Daphne du Maurier Award Category (Series) Romantic Mystery Unpublished division.

When she’s not saving her characters from death and destruction or helping them to fall in love, she loves camping and fishing with her family, reading, gardening & cooking. If she can do most of those things over a campfire, all the better!

Find Karen/K.L. Docter here:
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Website/Blog: http://www.karendocter.com
Twitter: @KarenDocter
Karen Docter FB: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Karen-Docter-Author/112017712223396
K.L. Docter FB: https://www.facebook.com/kldocter
Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/5754902.Karen_Docter


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Bits & Pieces Book 
By Rachel Kent

Blurb: Tara Jacobs had her life completely planned. She truly did have it all after a lifetime of struggles. Unfortunately, her stepbrother arrives in town and threatens to ruin her well-laid plans with some blackmail. Tara stops at almost nothing to keep her skeletons from tumbling out of the closet.

Meet the Author: Rachel Kent is a 30-something mother of two who has been writing since the 7th grade. When she’s not writing she follows her other passions — working out, practicing yoga, teaching group fitness classes, running, or dancing.

She loves writing steamy romance and steamy romantic suspense.

Find Rachel Kent here:







Broken Pieces:

Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00ZUYLQ1S?*Version*=1&*entries*=0

B&N: http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/broken-pieces-rachel-kent/1122187715?ean=2940152208023

Bits & Pieces:

B&N: http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/bits-pieces-rachel-kent/1122186575?ean=2940152192414


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A Jake Carrington Mystery Book One
By Marian Lanouette

Blurb: Are rules really meant to be broken? Jake Carrington finds out the hard way and the answer is no! Dating Chloe Wagner was a huge mistake, and Jake should have known better—he’s investigating the murder of Chloe’s sister. Now Chloe is the number one suspect in that murder. If she’s convicted, Jake could lose not only his rank, but his career. If that’s not bad enough, he’s got a stalker on his hands, someone who’s threatening his fledgling relationship with the lovely Mia. Things are getting just a little too personal for comfort!

Meet the Author: A graduate of Post University, Marian Lanouette is one of ten children. She took up writing to explore new and adventurous places. While her friends traveled on planes for vacation, Marian traveled in books. With an overactive imagination she started creating her own characters and stories. Her first book If I Fail, A Jake Carrington Mystery hit the Amazon top two hundred and was followed with Burn in Hell following winter which also resided in the top 500 on Amazon in its first month of release.

Marian also writes romance under the pseudonym Merry Holly. Her brain child Season of Magic Box Set hit the Amazon Bestselling list and stayed there for 17 weeks. This May Marian  followed it up with Season of Love Box Set. She plans many more books in the Season of series.

An avid reader, she discovered her love of mysteries by reading the Daily News as a youngster. Intrigued by the real life crimes, and how the police worked and eventually solved cases, ignited her imagination beyond the ordinary. 

Marian has many books planned for Jake Carrington and his crew. The third book in the series Mated for Life will be out in late 2015. Also planned for 2015 is the Season of Surprises Box Set.

Find Marian Lanouette here:

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  Website: http://www.marianl.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/marian.lanouette
Twitter: https://twitter.com/AuthorMarian

Marian Lanouette: 

Merry Holly:









SEASON OF THRILLS Box Set is a value-packed, thrill ride for those who love romantic suspense, procedural suspense, detective mysteries, thrillers, and so much more! Get all five, full-length novels for one low price NOW!


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2 Responses to * $.99 * #Pre-Order Sale!! Season of Thrills Box Set by 5 Bestselling Authors!!

  1. Rose Arbor says:

    Karen, is the boxed set not going to be on Amazon?

  2. Karen Docter says:

    Yes, Rose, it should be up on Amazon TODAY sometime. Soon as I have a link, I’ll post it here and there and everywhere! 🙂 Thanks for your patience.

    This is the time when writers start biting their fingernails. 🙂

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