Joey & Father O’Brian are asked to help with the abduction of a student at the University of Miami. Little did they know this case would put them in the cross hairs of ISIS and an antiquities collector, who must protect his identity at all costs. The Case of The Antiquities Collector by Owen Parr coming in April 2018.
For second year in a row, New Apple Literary Services has awarded me the 2017 Solo Medalist for Mystery, for – A Murder on Wall Street, the 1st is the Joey Mancuso, Father O’Brian Crime Mystery series. I’m honored and humbled to have this award two years in a row.
Working on my 3rd John Powers Novel entitled “Westbound,” which is sure to thrill John’s fan base. John needs to take a break and heads to California on his newly acquired Harley from the Florida Keys to clear his head. On the way, John being John, he picks up a young attractive lady hitchhiking. Unbeknownst to him, she happens to be a nymphomaniac, jihadist, serial killer who is intent on avenging her families demise by killing as many active military or former military men. John is in for surprise. And, so are you when you read it. Hoping to release before the end of 2016.
Got word, on October 15th, 2016 that I had won the Best Crime Author Award from I.A.C.M. I was flabbergasted. Wow! What an honor. The book submitted was my latest release, “The Dead Have Secrets.” I’m enjoying the accolades for I was in competition with some other excellent independent authors. The novel is available in three different formats; paperback, eBook, from Amazon, and audiobook from Audible.com. By the way, the performance on the audiobook from Stefan Rudnicki, was outstanding. He is the winner of an Emmy, and Audie, and other awards from narration and production. If you have a chance listen to the sample audio on Audible.com
Below is the entire presentation of awards to all the winners. Check them out when you have a chance.
Enjoy four minutes of the I.A.C.M (Indie Author Crime Member) Group Award presentation. Click on the Youtube link below>
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