The Governor’s Daughter by Sambath Meas

Anjali Chinak, a strong-minded daughter of a Khmer detective, is shocked by the horrible attack on her Eurasian friend, Esmè Laurent, who happens to be the governor’s daughter of Siem Reap, Cambodge. When the man Anjali is secretly in love with is charged with the brutal crime, she has only days to find the real perpetrator before he is put to death. Could it be the same man who has wreaked havoc in other Southeast Asian countries? Anjali is certain that the killer is a member of the royal family, but investigating them could put her own life at risk. As Anjali finds herself getting closer to the truth, she learns that the world is uglier than she could have ever imagined.

About the Author

SAMBATH MEAS was born in Pailin, Cambodia at a time of civil war. Having survived the effects of the Vietnam War, the Khmer Civil War, and the Khmer Rouge regime, her parents decided not to stick around for another phase of mass killings.  Her family, like thousands of other Khmers, fled to the Cambodian-Thai border.  After being displaced in refugee camps for two years, Chicago became their new home. Meas graduated from Loyola University of Chicago. She has worked in the legal industry for over 19 years and contributes to the richness that is Chicago literature. In her spare time, she helps novice writers to get started with their stories. Learn more at SambathMeas.com. Find all books by Sambath Meas here.

 

The Marquis Returns

Lady Dai is the mistress of her household…until her husband returns from war. Then she must submit to his desires, even if they contradict her own.

 

 

About the Author

Leigh Anderson has lived in Asia for many years, which inspires her to write romances set in ancient China. Her friends and family have no idea what she writes in the dark hours of the night, when sleep eludes her. She keeps her fantasies safe within the confines of her writing….for now. Find all works by Leigh Anderson here.

From Convent to Consort

Empress Wu was the most notorious woman in Chinese history. A woman who dared to rule China in her own name. Chinese historians call her wicked. Lecherous. Dangerous. But how much of that is true? How did she escape life in a convent end up the consort of her dead husband’s son and eventually China’s empress?

From Convent to Consort tell the story of Empress Wu in her own words.

 

 

About the Author

Leigh Anderson has lived in Asia for many years, which inspires her to write romances set in ancient China. Her friends and family have no idea what she writes in the dark hours of the night, when sleep eludes her. She keeps her fantasies safe within the confines of her writing….for now. Find all works by Leigh Anderson here.

A School for Dragons

Mattie Sharpe—seventeen and bored in L.A. —is getting into trouble. She gets into even more when she’s whisked to Cavernis, a world teeming with dragons. But these are dragons as you’ve never seen them: they are fussy gourmets; work as lawyers & CPA’s; and attend their school ASH, where they take classes like TNS (“Tails, Nails & Scales”).

Reuniting with her childhood friend, Mattie learns why she’s been brought there, and even heads ASH’s rowing team, Skull & Bones. She learns how to be a knight from the mysterious Eli, a small mute dragon…or is he?

About the Author

AMY WOLF is an Amazon Kindle Scout winner for her novel The Misses Brontës’ Establishment. She has published 38 short stories in the SFF press, including Realms of Fantasy (2) and Interzone (U.K.). She is a graduate of the Clarion West Writer’s program and has an honors English degree from The University of London. She started her career working for the major Hollywood studios, including 20th Century Fox and Warner Bros. and was a Script Reader for MGM & Joe Roth. Amy now lives in Seattle. She has one adult daughter currently terrorizing L.A., 2 horses, 2 dogs, and a bunny. Find all books by Amy Wolf here.

The Queen’s Training by Noelle Riches

Betrothed to the King of Oran, Soriana must undergo a year of training to learn all that’s expected of her before the wedding, but when the king’s second in command, an unreachable man marred by scars, takes over her training, she’s finally rocked by the passion necessary to fulfill her new role as queen. Unable to keep her heart from the man she cannot have, but with the possibility of finally being able to change the lives of her people, and her childhood rival doing all she can to usurp her position, Soriana must decide if she’s strong enough to give up the love she never hoped to find to become the woman her people so desperately need .

About the Author

Noelle Riches studied English Literature at the University of Guelph only to realize she much preferred the heart–racing stories she read between lectures. She has taught English in Japan and made chocolate in Vancouver, but it wasn’t until she started a job in the health and wellness field in Toronto that she returned to her first passion—writing. She now lives as a foursome with her husband, son and cat in Guelph, Ontario where she teaches her son English, feeds her husband chocolate, and tries to put all the love stories bundled up inside her onto paper. Visit her website: NoelleRiches.com

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Des Souris À La Mécanique

Mécanique, chaos et meurtre.
Tout ce Sensibility Grey veut est de bricoler dans son nouveau laboratoire dans le plein essor de San Francisco. Étrangère dans un pays étrange, elle se fait finalement faire une vie pour elle-même en fournissant des dispositifs mécaniques aux mineurs avides. Mais une paire d’agents du gouvernement ont autres choses en tête.
Les amours et les loyautés se brisent, et des forces mystérieuses menacent de détruire Sensibility et ses secrets d’horlogerie. L’enchevêtremt avec les occultistes, l’éther qui a mal tourné, et un groupe local de vigilance, Sensibility doit décider de l’endroit où ses allégeances reposent, et à qui elle peut faire confiance.
DES SOURIS À LA MÉCANIQUE est le deuxième livre de la série Sensibility Grey, dont le suspens paranormal pré-steampunk se déroule dans l’ouest sauvage de la ruée vers l’or en Californie.

 

A propos de l’Auteur

Kirsten a travaillé à l’étranger pendant près de quatorze ans, en marge de l’ex-URSS et profond dans la zone de guerre en Afghanistan. Ses expériences vécues à l’étranger lui ont donnée non seulement un aperçu du côté sombre de la nature humaine, mais également a suscité un intérêt dans les effets de la mystique et de la mythologie, et dans la manière dont les deux sont tissées dans notre vie quotidienne.
Maintenant basée à San Mateo, CA, elle écrit des mystères paranormaux, mélangeant ses expériences et l’imagination pour créer un monde vivant de la magie et du chaos.
Kirsten n’a jamais mangé un dessert qu’elle n’aimait pas, et ses plaisirs coupables sont de regarder des rediffusions de Ghost Whisperer et de boire du bon vin. Vous pouvez vous connecter à Kirsten par le biais des sites de médias sociaux ci-dessous, et si l’humeur vous en dit, envoyez-lui un courriel à kirstenweiss2001@yahoo.com.