Reeling from the suspicious death of the love of her life, Pulitzer-winning investigative journalist Birdie Keane follows a twisting trail of clues to a cold case that reveals unsettling facts about the man Birdie believed she knew. Original.
In this collection of thrilling mysteries, the stakes are high for three daring women who take on dangerous killers. From the gritty streets of San Francisco and Los Angeles to the Somerset moors of England, these novels are gripping page-turners that will keep you guessing until the end. Carved in Darkness Maegan Beaumont Book 1 of the Sabrina Vaughn Novels Fifteen years ago, Melissa Walker was raped, tortured, and left for dead, but she survived and started a new life as Sabrina Vaughn, a San Francisco homicide detective. When a childhood acquaintance tracks her down and asks for help catching the same monster who attacked her, Sabrina is plunged into another living nightmare. “Beaumont’s ability to keep the twists coming . . . is quite potent.”?— Library Journal (starred review) In the Moors Nina Milton Book 1 of the Shaman Mysteries Shamanic counselor Sabbie Dare doesn’t believe her client, Cliff Houghton, is capable of evil. But when he becomes the prime suspect in the murder of a young boy, Sabbie travels deep into his subconscious and recovers forgotten memories. When another child goes missing, she must prove Cliff’s innocence and find the real killer. “Milton’s tale is riveting.” — Library Journal (starred review) Burden of Truth Terri Nolan Book 1 of the Birdie Keane Novels Investigative journalist Birdie Keane would give anything to see LAPD cop Matt Whelan, the love of her life, one more time. His sudden death has left her devastated and baffled. With dangerous forces closing in, Birdie races to decipher Matt’s last message for her. “An addictive read . . . Think Mario Puzo goes Irish.” — Library Journal
Some secrets should remain untold. Birdie Keane is back in this thrilling third novel in the critically acclaimed series that began with BURDEN OF TRUTH and continued with the "Best Novel" Rose Award nominated GLASS HOUSES. Equal parts love story and thriller, the shadowy tragedies of Birdie's life will finally be brought to light in BLUE BIRD.
After uncovering the truth about a cold case, investigative journalist Birdie Keane turns to her cousin, homicide detective Thom Keane, who is dealing with his own troubles, for help to fight the fallout of their family's past misdeeds.
Author: Margarita Engle
Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Release Date: 2019-02-26
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Now in Spanish, award-winning author Margarita Engle’s lively middle grade novel in verse about a Cuban-American boy who visits his family’s village in Cuba for the first time—and meets a sister he didn’t know he had. Edver isn’t happy about being shipped off to Cuba to visit the father he barely knows. Yet now that travel laws have changed and it’s a lot easier for divided families to be reunited, his mom thinks it's time for some father-son bonding. Edver doesn’t know what this summer has in store, but he’s definitely not expecting to meet a sister he didn’t know existed! Luza is a year older and excited to see her little brother, until she realizes how different their lives have been. Looking for anything they might have in common, they sneak onto the internet—and accidentally catch the interest of a dangerous wildlife poacher. Edver has fought plenty of villains in video games. Now, to save the Cuban jungle they love, he and Luza are going to have to find a way to conquer a real villain! A Edver no le hace ninguna gracia que lo envíen a Cuba a ver al padre que apenas conoce. Sin embargo, ahora que las leyes de viaje han cambiado y es mucho más fácil reunir a las familias divididas, su mamá piensa que es hora de que padre e hijo pasen tiempo juntos. Edver no se imagina lo que le depara el verano, ¡pero definitivamente no espera conocer a la hermana que ni siquiera sabía que existía! Luza es un año mayor y está muy entusiasmada por conocer a su hermanito, hasta que se da cuenta de cuán diferentes han sido sus vidas. A la busca de cualquier cosa que puedan tener en común, se meten en internet y accidentalmente atraen la atención de un peligroso cazador de animales salvajes. Edver ha luchado contra muchísimos villanos en los videojuegos. Ahora, para salvar la selva que tanto quieren, ¡Luza y él tendrán que encontrar un modo de derrotar a un villano real!