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Friday’s First Liners ~ Hearth, Holly, & Honor

Friday, February 16th, 2018

hearthhollyhonor1First 3 books in the Zulu Spectre series

3 books, 3 first liners:

BELIEVE: Tristan Hallan Blade sighed heavily, took the final drag off his cigarette, and flicked it toward the ground.

ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS IS YOU: Thunder rolled, close and heavy, shaking the very ground they stood upon.

THE STAR CAROL: It looked different. How could it not? The New York skyline without the majestic Twin Towers was dramatic.

Friday’s First Liners ~ A Little Taste of Home

Friday, February 9th, 2018

Burke_Quad1Book One of the Quad Series

Guilty. Well this is it. Is there some divine plan for me here, Lord? ’Cause I am feeling a bit left out of it. The young woman remained stoic as she digested the verdict. Her life was officially over. She was officially a felon.


Friday’s First Liners ~ Justice is Always Ready

Friday, February 2nd, 2018

Justice LG

Book One in the Graham Family Story series

As the forty-seven foot MLB, Motor Lifeboat, skipped across the waves, the salt air and sea spray washed over him.

Friday’s First Liners ~ Relentless

Friday, January 26th, 2018

Burke_CF_Relentless LGBook One in the Cottonwood Falls series

“Everything would be simpler, Mr. Glazer, if you would just sell to me. I’m offering you well over market value to buy out your clinic.” Toby Latner flicked a piece of imaginary lint from charcoal gray slacks with an impatient jerk of his hand.

Friday’s First Liners ~ What the Earl Desires

Friday, January 19th, 2018


Book One in the Rakes and Rogues series

“I do not care, Josephine Adrys!” The shrill voice pierced the air with alarming precision. “We will be returning to Society soon and you cannot continue to carry on like this…such boorish behavior will not get you a husband. Get down from that tree this instant.”

Friday’s First Liners ~ His Purrfect Mate

Friday, January 12th, 2018



Dane Sidorov sagged against the tree’s thick trunk. Blood poured from his arm, running to the frozen ground.

Friday’s First Liners ~ Down Range

Friday, January 5th, 2018

Burke_DawnRange LG [282014]Book One in Tungsten Protective Services.

“You sure you want to go? Or rather are up to it?” Scott “Harrier” Leighton leaned back in his black leather chair, his blue eyes straight forward. “I can send in—”



Friday First Liners ~ When Stars Collide

Friday, May 26th, 2017

whenstarscollide_800Cortland Kysenzki tipped back the beer and sighed in contentment as the chilled brew slid down his parched throat.

Friday First Liners ~ Moon of Fire

Friday, May 19th, 2017

moonoffire_800The wind howled through the bare trees, clacking frozen branches along one another, much akin to bugs scrambling to get purchase on a smooth surface.

Friday First Liner ~ What the Earl Desires

Friday, May 12th, 2017

“I do not care, Josephine Adrys!”whattheearldesires