The Panther Moon by Beth Trissel
The Secret Warrior Series
Being the seventh Morcant has its perks: Morgan is learning to fly and wield magical blue fire.
But the coyote shifters are growing bolder. Mateo and his panthers seem impossible to defeat. And vampires aren’t real – are they?
When the elusive and enigmatic Chief Okema disappears and the wards protecting the Wapicoli territory falter, Morgan and Jackson are forced into the role of leaders. Badly outnumbered and outgunned, do they have time to search for the secret of the Divining Tree, and will it help them in the final battle?
Alaskan Sorcerer by Lynne Tierney
Kaarina Sajantila fled her small Alaskan village and her shamanic studies when she turned eighteen. She has come home to find her missing brother and solve the mystery of who is terrorizing the town and forcing people to flee for their lives. She is looking for answers not love.
Warren Kyinauk is taking a break from his detective duties, scuba diving and discovering the secrets hidden in the watery depths surrounding the island. Despite his mistrust of shaman’s, he is drawn to Kaarina and her deep loyalty to her town and family.
Together they battle evil on land and sea, but it is Kaarina who must risk her life on the astral plane. Fearful of losing control she must learn to trust and let go in order to save herself and her village. With time running out will she be able to vanquish the evil and find love?
Dixieland Dead by Penny Burwell Ewing
When the economy tanks in Whiskey Creek, Georgia, hairstylist, Jolene Claiborne expands her business to include skin care. A wise move until Scarlett Cantrell, a local celebrity, is murdered in the facial room. The police brush aside Jolene’s suspicions that the incident is tied to a recent break-in, and to complicate matters, the victim’s ghost threatens to make Dixieland Salon her permanent place of residence if Jolene fails to expose the killer.
Scarlett’s last words provide the only clue: “Find the jade elephant. Explains everything.” That is until a book of poetry turns up with a dangerous secret inside. Dealing with a diva ghost ain’t easy in the Bible belt. Throw in a sexy police detective, a crooked mayor with connections to the mob, a family cover-up, a mother who hasn’t cut the apron strings, and you get one stressed out middle-aged hairstylist with murder and mayhem on the brain.