A slight glitch in the design of the newest electronic games system; a collaboration gone wrong; an identity switch; the man with the gift of gab who can't talk his way out of this; a naked redhead... More > who is more than meets the eyes; a chance at a second chance and nine other tales to leave you wondering and thinking...and wanting more.< Less
On the train platform in the dying town of Norton, Kansas, Michael Anderson is approached by Sarah Rogers, an anguished woman in search of the daughter kidnapped nine years earlier. It is the... More > beginning of a personal odyssey that will take Michael to Denver and back to the Kansas plains and Angeltown. Along the way he will survive a blizzard with the help of two Indians named Bob and Steve, meet the beautiful Katherine Hodges, seek answers in the disappearance of several missing children, and pursue his destiny through the dreams that carry him to the very edge of madness.< Less
The Button Man takes a button when he takes a victim. And he takes a victim whenever he wants. The authorities don’t know he exists, though he leaves them ample evidence of his existence. They... More > just don’t see it.
As a rookie patrolman, Detective Dan Finney met The Button Man in Maria Kuroshchepova’s apartment. Finney discovered her body, tucked neatly into her bed. A decade later the case is still unsolved and Detective Finney has seen the handiwork of The Button Man again and again without knowing it.
Saddled with a partner who seems hellbent on destroying both their careers and a girlfriend who just might take what sanity he has left, Finney gradually becomes aware of a sinister force loose in the city, a man who has gotten away with murder time and time again. As the picture of The Button Man becomes clearer, Finney comes face to face with his worst nightmare.< Less
BIGELOW - When his wife is found brutally murdered, the scratches on Dan Samuels’ face are enough to convince a jury. But Con Bigelow knows Dan is innocent and vows to find the man responsible... More > for Lorna’s murder.
LIFE QUEST - Princess Benal claims a Life Quest of her father, the King. Now she must fulfill it.
THE PHOTOGRAPH - Sometimes there’s more to a photograph than meets the eye.
DAY OF DEATH - Eric Donaldson woke up one morning determined to be the cause of someone’s death.
SHE WORE A SCARLET RIBBON - Can young love survive a father’s desire for gain?
Fifteen stories in this second collection from the author of “Selected,” “Angeltown,” and “The Button Man.”< Less