10 Steps from the Hotel Inglaterra
A Woman’s Romantic Adventure in Havana, Cuba
Linda’s first novel, Ten Steps From The Hotel Inglaterra, is a romantic adventure story, featuring Charlotte (Charlie) Sweeney, a successful yet stressed out business consultant who breaks away for a holiday travel photography mission to Havana, Cuba. Charlie is also processing her sister’s suicide. On the way to Havana, Charlie meets the magnetic Enrique Ruiz, an attractive Cuban entrepreneur. Without warning and on the brink of falling in love with this stranger, Charlie becomes entrenched in the underground world of illegal Cuban smuggling activities. Readers will enjoy this rollercoaster ride, where Charlie’s tough decisions will change her life forever.
Lost in the Wake
A Romantic Thriller Inspired By The Magic of Cruising!
Lost In The Wake centers around a luxury cruise ship, The Prism of the Deep Blue Sea, which has set sail from the U.K, heading to Gibraltar and then across the Atlantic Ocean. A teenage girl suddenly disappears without a trace and an AK-47 is found in an American couple’s luggage.
Christan Stephanopolous is the cruise hotel manager on board, recently promoted and now in the midst of this intense scenario. Ally Collette, Christian’s sidekick at hotel reception has fallen in love with him but is reluctant to confess her feelings She knows that Christian is captivated by Nadia Zelnikov, an alluring Russian crew member who has other sinister interests.
This action-packed thriller is filled to the brim with romance, humor and suspense as well as an array of intriguing characters, promising readers a page-turning, sizzling experience.
A woman’s veterinary career turned upside down with betrayal, abduction and murder!
Endangered Witness is centered around San Francisco veterinarian, Dr. Jessi Salazar, who is slowly recovering from a painful break-up from her famous and unfaithful violinist ex-boyfriend, Stefan van Oeterloo. She realizes that he is a bad addiction she must leave behind, but can’t shake her attraction to him.
The story opens on Jessi’s 40th birthday at the Renaissance Hotel in San Francisco with her new, more sedate romantic interest, Nick Daniels. Tipsy from too many cocktails and still high on pain medication from dental surgery, she sees a brutal abduction and possible murder through the hotel restaurant window, while Nick is gone to the restroom. This leaves Jessi as the only eye witness. And then her world turns upside down!
Finding Sandy Stonmeyer
A Romantic Thriller set in Northern California’s Santa Cruz Mountains
After passing out on a rainy Sunday night in the car, her two kids asleep in the backseat, Sandy Stonemeyer regains consciousness only to find herself in a strange house with a very attractive Irishman. But who is he? Where are her children? And why did she collapse?
Finding Sandy Stonemeyer is an edgy page-turner full of twists and turns of a tumultuous divorce, the turmoil of single parenting, the joy of falling in love again and the race of a lifetime to escape a madman bent on revenge.
…A Romantic Suspense for Lovers, Dreamers and Troublemakers
Peyton McClintock, born and bred in Northern Scotland is on the holiday of a lifetime with her attractive and often cocky New Yorker husband, Bryan. The setting for this romantic thriller is the stunning and serene island of Moorea in Tahiti. Peyton is determined to re-ignite their waning romance.
When their dream vacation is interrupted with a dead man found down the beach from their hotel suite, a pesky local policeman accusing Peyton of being involved in a murder, and her teenage love interest from Northern Scotland showing up with his new fiancée, Peyton’s life is turned inside out.
Death is a Great Disguiser
…A Santa Cruz Murder Mystery
In this page-turning, edge-of-your-seat romantic thriller, ex-police detective Brian McCallam makes a grim discovery on a muddy Santa Cruz beach bluff—a dead body. Murdered. Brian recently left the Santa Cruz PD for life as a college professor. But he can kiss goodbye his quiet life by the beach and his casual girlfriend, Ivy, when it turns out he actually knew the dead woman, and he is instantly embroiled in the investigation, and under suspicion.
When Brian meets the beguiling Savannah Romeo, a sassy COVID-19 contact tracer, another wrench is thrown into his hot mess of a life. He can’t help it. He falls for her.