ATHENA’S SECRETS by Donna Del Oro Spicy Romantic Suspense with ESP elements Released October 16 by The Wild Rose Press in print and ebook What if you could read minds with just a touch? Would you be able to trust anyone? Although warned to keep her powers a secret, she’s recruited by law enforcement to help search for a serial killer and to uncover a terrorist cell. She bonds with an intriguing, handsome man, Kas Skoros, who knows her secret and accepts it. Of the same bloodline, his mother is precognitive and predicts they are meant to be together…some day. Kas, a military veteran and Search and Rescue deputy, is skeptical and cynical. Life is too uncertain. Yet, he can’t resist exploring his passion for Athena. Still, they face obstacles beyond their control. Can Kas overcome the obstacles? And will Athena stay alive long enough to fulfill her dream of a normal life?
WOUNDED AT THE LAKE By Mitzi Pool Bridges Spicy Romantic Suspense Released Oct 16 by The Wild Rose Press in print and ebook Ex-Navy SEALs Cooper and Dirk Browning’s PI firm has been hired to find out who kidnapped their teammate’s ten-year-old daughter, Christie. They are stretched thin investigating two frustrating cases, in addition to handling their flourishing military canine-training enterprise. A mysterious woman injured by a bullet wound to the head is found by Coop and his star dog-in-training, Thor. Her memory is gone. Between trying to find a clue to Christie’s kidnapper, and his efforts to find the real identity of the woman he names Lori, Coop falls in love. So does Lori. But how realistic is that? She doesn’t know who she is, and Coop can’t envision a life with a woman he knows nothing about. When the truth comes out will their love survive?