Heat up the weekend if not the weather with a mysterious thriller. Pick up this free book, and by Sunday, you may have solved a murder. Who says you don’t do anything constructive with your free time?
by Rayven T. Hill. Free from Smashwords.com
A serial killer is on the loose and sixteen-year-old Jenny James is missing. Why she has so mysteriously disappeared? The whole town is gripped with fear.
When her boyfriend’s body is found, the fear grows. Has she become his latest victim? The chase is on and the bodies pile up.
As the killer continues to strike, Jake and Annie Lincoln race to put the pieces in place before it’s too late.
As past posts will attest, I’m intrigued by a literary mash-up, and this one is definitely mash-uppy. A spy thriller set in ancient Rome. Who’da thunk it? Apparently, author Q.V. Hunter.
The Back Gate to Hell, a Novel of the Late Roman Empire by Q. V. Hunter. $5.99 from Smashwords.com
Roman agent Numidianus’ mission to spy on Caesar Gallus and his vicious consort Constantia tosses him into Antioch’s cesspool of corruption. This third adventure in the Embers of Empire pits Marcus against the warring heirs to the Constantine dynasty and the eunuchs who rule them. Can Marcus save the Empire? More important, can he save his son Leo from mutilation by the Chief Eunuch, Eusebius?