Can these rivals stave off a killer long enough to give love a second chance?
Emily had lost her P.I. husband unexpectedly and now suspicious clues are starting to surface. To pay the mounting bills and solve his cold-case murder, she dives headfirst into the family business. When she takes on her first case, Emily's biggest obstacle is the sexy cop who refuses to back down.
Detective Colin Andrews catches killers to forget his tragic past. When a pretty P.I. doubts his hunch about a murderer, he can't close the case or get the gorgeous rival off his mind. But if he's not careful, his budding feelings may prove to be a fatal distraction.
If you like your sleuths feisty, fun, and female, you'll love private-eye Emily Parker!
The Scent of Lies is Book 1 in the Paradise Valley romantic cozy mystery series by New York Times bestselling author Debra Burroughs. The characters are captivating, the intrigue is juicy, there's a splash of humor, and the romance is sizzling but clean. Absolutely unputdownable series!
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***All the books available in The Paradise Valley Mysteries***
The Scent of Lies: Book 1
The Heart of Lies: Book 2
The Edge of Lies: Book 2.5, a Short Story, the story of Evan & Emily
The Chain of Lies: Book 3
The Pursuit of Lies: Book 4
The Color of Lies: Book 4.5, a Short Story, the story of Colin & Miranda
The Betrayal of Lies: Book 5
The Harbor of Lies: Book 6
The House of Lies: Book 7
(*Most enjoyable if these books are read in order.)
OTHER BOOKS by Debra Burroughs:
The Lake House Secret, a Jenessa Jones Mystery: Book 1, Reporter Jenessa Jones is drawn back to her hometown by a death in her family. Caught between her old boyfriend and her new love interest, Jenessa becomes embroiled in a dicey homicide investigation. Can she uncover the truth of this murder before it destroys her family and any chance she has for a happy life?
The Stone House Secret, a Jenessa Jones Mystery: Book 2, Reporter Jenessa Jones is knee deep in a scandalous murder investigation when her police detective boyfriend's ex-wife comes back to town and throws a monkey wrench into their budding romance. The investigation takes a dangerous turn and puts Jenessa's life in danger.
The Boat House Secret, a Jenessa Jones Mystery: Book 3, Caught between her old flame and her new love, reporter Jenessa Jones must do some fancy footwork to stop a murderer who is set on killing her in order to kill the story she's chasing.
The Gate House Secret, a Jenessa Jones Mystery: Book 4, Jenessa's nemesis digs up a long-buried secret and threatens to expose it. She is soon rocked to the core by a scandalous murder that threatens everything she holds dear. Will she survive it all?
Three Days in Seattle, When LA photographer Kate McAllister flies to Seattle in search of her missing sister,she finds irresistible real estate agent Ryan instead. Soon the two are entwined in a vengeful murder plot -- and a simmering love affair.... (A light Romantic Suspense in the Emerald City)