Oktoberfest Woman of the Year 2010/ Epic Award Finalist
Trips to beaches, Mayan ruins and castles inspire my settings and research. I`m a martial artist and a dedicated chocoholic. ADIE STURM and my new heroine ANISE SOMMERVILLE have picked up my obsessions.
Restaurateur Anabelle Sommerville’s nightmares lead her to haunted New Orleans to solve the mystery of her past life as sultry Belle Duville. A dashing pirate, Alain Ducoeur, is crazy about her but he’s a ghost whereas photographer Markus Cadeaux is sexy and alive. Voodoo priests, spirits and a vampire! Everyone has a secret. Clues lead to a rundown plantation. Someone wants her dead. With her sidekicks losing their kick, are Anabelle’s karate skills enough to take out the gun-toting goons gunning for her?
SEDUCTION…GREED…REVENGE…in steamy Cozumel. When a dive group member dies smart sexy Adie Sturm investigates. Dirty deals, crystal skulls and coded bank accounts connect to a killer. Delicious men like chocolate vie for her attention as the murderer targets the victims. Who can she trust? Martial artist Adie Sturm revs up her game only to get caught in a dangerous trap.
Sultry days and steamy nights-Cozumel. It was a simple enough plan but when murder and men get tossed into the mix, Adie Sturm's life gets scrambled. Her missing friend is murder suspect "onumero uno"_ but Adie knows different. When she starts digging, she finds that the dots connect straight to multi-millionaire Diego Alvarez and his company, Royal Investments in Cozumel. In her investigation, Adie becomes a sniper's target, narrowly escaping to the safety of her hotel and just as she thinks her troubles are over, she's forced to use her karate skills to survive. For a woman that's been burned before, enlisting an ex-boyfriend's help isn't the smartest move. Adie's emotions somersault with Wolf, a man like chocolate;creamy, rich, and sinfully delicious. She doesn't mind having his expertise in or out of the bedroom but she follows her own drummer when it comes to the situation with the drop-dead sexy Alvarez. Her gut instinct tells her Alvarez is innocent of murder. What she's not prepared for is the intricate web of seduction he spins, all for her. As the fierce El Norte reeks havoc on Cozumel, Adie is swept away into a dangerous cycle of events that spiral out of control before she chooses the man that captures her heart and finds the murderer.
Carnaval---parties, sheiks and pirates. A killer behind a mask. When Adie Sturm discovers a bloody body she panics. Guilty until proven innocent. Justice...Mexican style. Adie Sturm is the prime suspect. Not even Wolf Du Lac can get her out of this fix. A Cozumel jail cell has Adie's name on it unless millionaire Diego Alvarez pulls a few strings.
And what about Wolf? Is he really hers or does he have bonds with a woman from his past? With her life out of control, Adie Sturm investigates a nudist resort on the mainland. This romantic get-away proves to be a treacherous set-up. The walls close in. The police want to pin it on Adie.
A convoluted trail with everyone having an alibi. Someone is lying. A friend could be a murderer and a lover could betray her.
Hot sultry Puerto Rico—a place fantasies become reality. It should have been the perfect place for Aleese to explore romance. Afterall, she was with an attractive man with a great job— perfect husband material. But an accidental meeting with Arman makes her forget about everything she values. Sinfully-delicious Arman is irresistible-- like chocolate. Luring him in is easy enough but keeping this spontaneous lover is a problem, especially after he finds out she’s lied about everything that matters.
Aleese pulls out all the stops to win him back only to discover that deception is a two-way street. Has she made the wrong choice? Can she go on without him?
A tiger is unleashed inside Aleese. A fight for control over her life surges into a burning adventure of love and desire. With each wild unexpected fantasy, Aleese comes closer to finding the man of her dreams.
Rowdy drunks, pick-up lines and buckets of beer-all to be expected for a pre-trip get-together. What Adie Sturm doesn't expect is murder. Death decides to come early. Her Days of the Dead tour has a killer on board.
A stolen statue brings Cozumel millionaire Diego Alvarez back into her life. He'll give her anything--a private jet, a condo, and of course, himself.
And what about her ex? Wolf Du Lac is a man more delicious than chocolate but is he still hers?
Enemies creep out of the woodwork. Someone wants Adie dead. Danger and passion unite in the heat of the jungle. Two delicious men are rivals for her love. Adie wants nothing more than to find the murderer and hand him over to the police. Will she have that day in the sun with a sensuous lover or will the killer find her first?