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Eight thrilling stories from eight masters of suspense from around the world!
It is our hope that in this anthology you will find a story to love. We come from as varied backgrounds as we do locations. Hawaii to New York, California to Texas, and Texas to Tennessee; we have come together to share our love of storytelling.
From the Big Island to Kauai, the far side of Maui to the bustling streets of Honolulu, experience paradise in all its glory…and darkness. This collection of ten stories brings out the beauty of the islands, the passion of the tropics, and, yes, murder.
For June Kato, acclaimed neurosurgeon, a weekend in Seattle was supposed to be the perfect getaway – an opportunity to connect with her new lover, presidential candidate Jack Melendez. But fate, it seems, has other plans. A major political conference is hitting Seattle, and Jack is fresh out of bodyguards – a problem that his old friend Leopold Blake is in a unique position to remedy. This book is a segway between Broken Protocol and Island Spirit in the June Kato Legacy Series.
When scientific research unveils a secret Big Pharma doesn’t want the world to know, they become desperate and call upon the one man who can help. Tokyo-based assassin John Rain is given the job of eliminating an up-and-coming scientist, and a deadline comes with it. After researching his target, he treks to China to fulfill his contract. Making a few decisions of his own, he decides to turn a young researcher’s beloved science against the corporate world that wants her dead. By the time he leaves the gardens and canals of eastern China behind, he knows he’s done the right thing.
After many tragedies, woman warrior Junko and her sophisticated twin sister Miko inherit ancestral lands from their samurai father. Caretakers of the surrounding peasant villages and farms, they must fend off the underhanded advances of a neighboring tyrant. While one of the sisters wants to turn over their property in exchange for a treasure, Junko would rather fight for their rightful ownership. While her samurai spirit is full of ancestral power, her weakness for sake often fails her. When a stranger from a foreign land shows up with magical curative powers, he brings new strength into Junko’s life, once again instilling the power to fight. But at what cost?
With cunning and with sword, Junko battles both the ghosts of her family’s past and the power of the present. But will she live to see the future?