Storm Season ~ One Storm, 3 Novellas

By Erica Spindler, Alex Kava, J.T. Ellison

The second one intriguing collaboration from Erica Spindler, Alex Kava and J.T. Ellison.

One terrifying hurricane; 3 exciting tales.

They name it an Alberta Clipper – an important typhoon procedure that rides the jet circulate southward from Canada and around the usa. It’s early October, and this typhoon is unleashing its fury from Illinois to Florida – the place it collides with a tropical disturbance and rages up the jap seaboard. in the course of the wind, rain and snow, Rockford murder Detective M.C. Riggio, FBI profiler Maggie O’Dell, and Nashville murder Lieutenant Taylor Jackson locate themselves struggling with not only the weather, yet 3 diabolical killers ...

Rockford, Illinois – a tender co-ed’s physique is pulled from the Rock River, and Violent Crimes Bureau Detective Mary Catherine “M.C.” Riggio and her companion, Kitt Lundgren, speedy examine that issues aren't constantly as they seem initially look. whilst it’s decided that the girl’s dying used to be no twist of fate, the detectives commence gathering information regarding her existence – and find a connection that hits too with reference to domestic for M.C. With a big wintry weather climate process relocating in and dangerous to close down town, M.C. and Kitt race to slot jointly the scattered items of a chilling puzzle – person who might end up extra devastating than the storm.

Pensacola, Florida – FBI Agent Maggie O’Dell is ready to do whatever she swore she’d by no means do back: climb right into a helicopter. Worse, that helicopter is set to take her out over the Gulf of Mexico, within the face of a foul typhoon approach that has already dumped rain and snow in record-breaking quantities around the jap 1/2 the rustic. yet a U.S. Senator’s kinfolk has long past lacking aboard their houseboat, and Maggie and her accomplice, R.J. Tully, were dispatched from Washington, D.C. to accompany the rescue staff on their seek. whereas Tully continues to be on shore to ferret out clues as to what occurred to the boat, Maggie flies out with the Coast protect to discover it. With wind and rain threatening to knock their chopper out of the sky, Maggie and Coast shield rescue swimmer Liz Bailey board the houseboat so one can retailer the Senator’s kinfolk – merely to find a good better hazard on board.

Washington, D.C. – Metro Nashville murder Lieutenant Taylor Jackson has reluctantly agreed to take where of her fiancé, FBI profiler John Baldwin, as a presenter on the annual Freedom convention – a international intelligence initiative attended via the simplest within the company of ‘clandestine services’. Then a snowstorm successfully isolates their resort on Chesapeake Bay – no strength, no turbines, and no threat of out of doors support. whilst visitors pass lacking, and one among them is located useless in his room, Taylor discovers an murderer among the spies – one with a dangerous rating to settle.

In typhoon SEASON, Erica Spindler, Alex Kava and J.T. Ellison crew as much as convey you their most fun mystery novella but!

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