Reviews - Mystery

When Time is a River

Eighteen-year-old Brandy has had to adjust to a number of big changes — not the least of which is having a stepmother only a few years older than she is, and a three-year-old half-sister.

Cathy’s World

On her way home one evening, forensic artist Matti James almost hits her frantic neighbor with her car. Something is definitely amiss, and it is at the home of Matti's next-door neighbor, former child star Cathy Britton. Mattie draws her gun and runs in, and is immediately notices the scent of natural gas.

After divorcing her cheating husband, Kaley thought her life couldn't get much worse. When she returns to her home in Hawaii, however, things are more upset than she expected. One of her Aunt Riki’s employees at Happy Hula Dress Boutique is found dead behind the store and her Aunt becomes the prime suspect.

Eddie Collins is still trying to make it in Hollywood, but until he does, PI work keeps him busy. When an old flame from his past named Carla, also known as Velvet La Rose, comes looking for help tracking down her missing brother, Frankie, Eddie finds himself caught up in a mystery fit for classic noir.

HISTORICAL:  America in 1933 is no place for a reporter who writes the hard truth. This is exactly how Caro James ends up in Hollywood for a week — sent to write a fluff piece after she exposes a politician’s affair back in New York.