Echo Springs — Echoes of the Past
Born on the wrong side of the tracks to a family well–known for all the wrong reasons, Leila Mayne's childhood was marked with suspicion and derision from the people of Echo Springs. But her heart has always belonged to this town, so after graduating from the academy, she returns sporting a shiny new badge and the desire to be an agent of change. But change isn't easy, and Echo Springs isn't ready to accept a Mayne on the right side of the law. Everyone except her childhood sweetheart, the man she ran away from and has spent her time trying to forget.
Hayden is as big and beautiful and supportive as ever. But he has secrets, dark secrets. Secrets that could destroy the integrity and fresh start Leila has worked so hard for. When it comes to a battle between her heart and her badge, Leila knows that there can be no winners, and she will lose everything.
Miranda is a high-class escort at an infamous agency in Sydney, and always in demand from their top clients. Although it’s a life she never imagined for herself, Miranda has mastered the art of seducing men and makes a good living from it.
Joe Tench, rich, powerful and alluring, owns the majority of the nightlife in Sydney and is a regular client of Miranda's. He’s demanding, dominating and dangerous, but Miranda finds herself falling for his unexpected, yet enticing charm.
That is, until she meets the mysterious Tom Smythe, heir to a wealthy mining company, and becomes caught between her feelings for these two very different men.
But neither is what they seem, and when tragedy forces Miranda to embark on a journey of discovery she will find it difficult to escape from. What price will she pay for freedom?
After witnessing rich and powerful businessman Joe Tench commit a serious crime, everything changed for Mia Thyme. No longer masquerading as Miranda the high-class escort, Mia is now training for the ultimate fight-back of her life.
Relying on the shelter of the secret government agency, the OCT-U, Mia finds herself under the watchful eye of her mentor, Nick Davis. Mia finds Nick’s protection intoxicating and sparks arise when she sees a new man behind the old flame.
With the promise of discovering the truth to the murder of friend and fellow escort, Sally, Mia questions exactly where her place is within the secret agency. Finding her way back into Tench’s world won’t be the hardest part of her assignment, but resisting the charm of the shadowy businessman when her heart belongs to Nick may be the biggest battle of all. But both men have their own agendas and Mia is but a pawn in darker operations...
The gripping conclusion to Buying Thyme, this fast-paced thriller reveals Sydney’s underworld.
You Can Call Me Miranda
I was born to dance. I may have even become the best ballerina this country has ever seen.
But when you have no one to guide you as a young person, you become very lost.
I craved love and attention, and I found it in men.
I’ve always had a certain allure that draws men to me. I worked that out at a very young age.
At first it was fun teasing them, then a thrill … then it was just easy. Men were just too easy.
I loved the way they looked at me when I danced for them, the way they stared at my body.
I danced for men who paid to watch. Then he found me. I was the next desperate girl, ripe for the picking.
If only I knew what I was being picked for.
This is my story. This is how I lost the girl I once was. Now, you can call me Miranda.
Chelsea Tanner’s career as a defence lawyer is rapidly climbing. Her strong ethics and sharp wit in the courtroom has paved her way into becoming an associate of Sydney’s top law firm. She hasn’t lost a single case in her short but successful career. Law is her life, living and breathing it leaves little time for anything more. When a member from the infamous Legano Family is up on a murder charge, Chelsea finds more.
Pacer Fratelli is dark, hard and completely consumed by his new defence lawyer. Chelsea and Pacer’s worlds couldn’t be further apart but he wants more … and what Pacer wants, Pacer gets.
When bad love feels so good, just how far would you go to defend it?
My name is Tatiana Pavlenka. I am a Prima Ballerina with the Russian Ballet. It’s been a tough journey to reach the pinnacle of my career, and it has come at a great cost … my soul.
I have been known by many names throughout my young life, but no one knows the true identity of who I really am.
War is about to break out around Russia, and it is the perfect opportunity for me to kill every man who has hurt me; who had his way with me.
The evil that’s about to strike down on Russia’s powerful men isn’t from their neighbouring countries. It’s from me, the one they call Ten' smerti … Death’s Shadow.