Book 1 in the Southern Secrets Series
Finalist: ACFW 2016 Genesis Contest, Romantic Suspense
First Place Winner: 2017 Foundations Awards, Fiction: Romantic Suspense
When Chicago Police Officer Samantha Evans learns that her estranged father Gabriel has been murdered, she sets out to bring his killer to justice. Her search leads her to his hometown, Gadden Valley, Georgia, where she discovers shocking revelations about her father’s abandonment and her mother’s betrayal. As she is pulled deeper into the small town society, she forms an unexpected connection with the amiable and handsome Jake Stone. When feelings for him invade her heart, Sam must decide if she can open up to the risk of love.
EMT Jake Stone owes his life to Gabriel Evans. When Gabe’s daughter shows up at Jake’s doorstep, he seizes the opportunity to return the favor by helping Sam find the truth about Gabe’s death. He just never expected to fall for her at the same time. But keeping Sam alive will take all the faith he’s got.
Sam’s world unravels as long-buried secrets bring danger to those around her and place her in the cross-hairs of a killer intent on keeping the truth hidden.
Book 2 in the Southern Secrets Series
Young women are mysteriously vanishing from Gadden Valley, and Officer Samantha Evans is hot on the trail of the person behind the crimes. When evidence points to Mallory Stone’s new boyfriend, Jake’s younger sister lashes out at Sam, further alienating the troubled young woman from her family. But when Mallory goes missing, too, Sam will risk everything to find her before Mallory disappears forever.
Book 3 in the Southern Secrets Series
A winter storm, a missing child, and a routine call gone wrong. Very wrong.
Embroiled in a ten-year-old mystery, Gadden Valley Sheriff’s Deputy Samantha Stone must face not only the stranger intent on keeping her prisoner, but nature itself as an ice storm descends on Gadden Valley. But Sam’s plans of escape may cost her the very life she’s trying to save – her own.