"Thoroughly loved this book! Kept me turning the pages." ~ Jerry Owen
"Excellent read! Read waaaay past my bedtime..." ~ petlover1
OVERVIEW: Sassy small-town private eye Emily Parker teams up with the hot new police detective in town and a few of her closest friends, to solve a murder mystery and fight to save girls from a sex slave ring operating nearby. (Think "Stephanie Plum" meets "Nancy Drew")
***The Paradise Valley Mysteries***
The Scent of Lies: Book 1
The Heart of Lies: Book 2
The Edge of Lies: A Bridge Short Story between Books 2 and 3, the story of Evan & Emily
The Chain of Lies: Book 3
The Pursuit of Lies: Book 4
The Color of Lies: a Bridge Short Story between Books 4 and 5, the story of Colin & Miranda
The Betrayal of Lies: Book 5
The Harbor of Lies: Book 6
(*Most enjoyable if these books are read in order.)
OTHER BOOKS by Debra Burroughs
The Lake House Secret, a Jenessa Jones Mystery: Book 1, Withher life going from bad to worse, reporter Jenessa Jones is drawn back to hersmall hometown by a homicide investigation that ends up pointing the finger atsomeone she cares very much about. Can she uncover the truth of this murderbefore it destroys her family and any chance she has for a happy life?
The Stone House Secret, a Jenessa Jones Mystery: Book 2, ReporterJenessa Jones is knee deep in a scandalous murder investigation when herpolice detective boyfriend's ex-wife comes back to town and throws amonkey wrench into their budding romance.
The Boat House Secret, a Jenessa Jones Mystery:Book 3, Caught between her old flame and her new love,reporter Jenessa Jones must do some fancy footwork to stop a murderer who isset on killing her to kill the story she's chasing.
The Heart of Lies, A Paradise Valley Mystery: Book 2, When the best friend of sassy small-town private-eye Emily Parker begins dating a man she met online, all hell breaks loose. Emily teams up with a sexy big-city cop to solve a murder mystery and save the town, and her friend, from ruin.
The Pursuit of Lies, A Paradise Valley Mystery: Book 4, Feisty private-eye, Emily Parker, launches on a new case when the man she loves is accused of murdering a lovely blonde Assistant DA. Emily must prove her boyfriend innocent before she loses him to Death Row.
The Betrayal of Lies, A Paradise Valley Mystery: Book 5, Private-eye Emily Parker is finally moving forward in her relationship with the hunky police detective--that is, until a friend goes missing. Suspicions are flying that one of Emily's closest friends may be involved. The desperate race is on to solve the mystery of who abducted the woman and rescue her before she winds up dead.
The Harbor of Lies, A Paradise Valley Mystery: Book 6, Sexy police detective Colin has finally convinced sassy private-eye Emily to marry him, but days before the wedding, when Emily discovers a dead body outside her hotel room, she and Colin, along with their wedding party, are drawn into another murder mystery, once more putting their love and commitment to the test with a twist no one saw coming.