When his father is murdered, a young Matthew West is left in charge of the family business. There is a vindictive rival, with connections around the city, who plans to bring him down and take over the West family companies.
Can Matthew save the business and survive the concerted attacks?
Can one tiny woman, descended from the family line of the ninja, and taught the secrets of an ancient clan at her grandfather's knee, go against the evil of a Chinese master spy and the most ruthless tong in the city?
Can she come out on top against such odds?
How does a soup kitchen get mixed up with the mob and a biker gang as the battle for control of the drug business escalates?
Herb recovers from a broken marriage and a life on the street and spends his spare time serving stews and soups at a city kitchen. When a friend disappears, Herb goes looking for him and opens up a can of worms
Matter of Guilt
A lawyer takes on the task of defending a man who is plainly guilty of the murder charge.The boss of the defendant's gang appears during the trial process to taunt and haunt him as he works to limit the damage to his client and, at the same time, plots revenge for crimes and sufferings of the past. He finds himself caught in the conflicts of the past while he deals with the urgencies of the present. The lawyer wonders: Could I be capable of murder?
PUBLISH AND DIE
She wanted everything, but was sure to be denied. She would kill to get her way, and she did.
While Ella plots against Hartley, in Australia, for future control of the business, he finds himself involved in bringing down a pedophile ring in London.
The Chinese cyber-terrorists hacked into the US government and US company systems and stole vital information. One man was given the job of tracking down the criminals involved.
You can never stop the Chinese from stealing. The best you can do is make someone pay.
Our daughter is missing.
Please help us.
A cruel kidnapper allied with a spy from a foreign country takes a daughter to force the father to hand over a set of classified documents.
NOT YET PUBLISHED TO AMAZON
Marta lost her family - then lost her best friend, murdered in cold blood. She knew the killer and the way it was done. She took her revenge, then waited for the law. The law was Dirk Morecombe.
Who Killed Melvin Spark?
Who killed poor Melvin? It seemed an open-and-shut case but detective Dirk Morecombe was not so sure. Dumped from the case, he continued to investigate the murder and discovered a confusing array of motives among the group of suspects that developed as international intrigue and shady dealings became evident.
The law tracks down the criminal and charges are laid. The courts place those found guilty in prison. In time, the criminal convinces a board that he, or she, is reformed and ready for release. Often, this is not the case. Some ex-cops decide to watch known repeat offenders and take justice to its full extent if they re-offend.
A novella in the Shortz!Series