Born in Brooklyn, New York and raised in eastern Long Island, Susan always enjoyed writing, finding inspiration in the world around her. Influenced by writers of epics including Colleen McCullough and Sidney Sheldon and historical romance novelists such as Amanda Quick and Lisa Kleypas, Susan began writing short stories and poetry in high school. After graduating from New York University with a BA in Liberal Arts, she tried her hand at conventional jobs but always returned to writing. Since 1998, she has been a freelance writer and has contributed hundreds of articles to various e-zines on the Web including: Associatedcontent.com, Helium.com, Suite101.com, HistoricalRomanceClub.com, Jazz Times, Hybrid Magazine, and Musicdish.com.
When American pilot, Steve McKenna is murdered, he takes with him secrets about an international crime ring. Secrets that he only reveals to his friend, Cullen Danes.
An investigator for the British Aviation Ministry, Cullen is determined to find his friend’s killer, but his life is in danger when the crime ring’s operatives learn he knows secrets that can expose them. Cullen’s rescuer is a woman whom he meets at the International Aviation Convention, Nina Holt. She proves to save his life in more ways than one and together, they uncover a labyrinth of illicit activities that involves government officials, bank executives and global industrialists.
Nina and Cullen’s true test comes when he asks her to take a leap of faith. Torn between jumping into the unknown or remaining with her family, Nina has to decide whether to take the biggest risk of her life. That is if the King Maker does not have them killed. Novel - 45,000 - 69,999