“DESTRUCTION”

A Short Story from a visiting character in the Maternal Instincts Mystery Series

A Vicente Domingo Intrigue

For Anjie Thrasher what should have been a perfect night…rain, a hot new Spanish lover, news that she is finally free of her prenuptial arrange…ends in disaster.
It was a risky case to begin with – Private Investigator, Vicente Domingo, knew Howard Thrasher had the money and power to crush him – worse – now he has the proof.
Vicente’s must risk losing everything…before he loses his life. Buy Now!

“I love the Maternal Instincts series and this is a great sidebar to a fantastic mystery series. Vicente Domingo is believable and sympathetic in a fun, taut read.”

—Kirsten Weiss, author of the Riga Hayworth Paranormal Mystery Series

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“NURSING A GRUDGE”

Book Four in the Maternal Instincts Mystery Series

Bringing up baby—bringing down a killer.

Kate Connelly would like nothing more than to cuddle with her new baby, except to solve her next case and become a bonafide P.I. She gets her chance when San Francisco’s hottest critic writes a particularly scathing review about the trendy new restaurant, Philosophie. The critic’s boyfriend falls to his death under mysterious circumstances from Painted Rock Cliff, and Kate fears that the restaurant critic may be targeted next. Battling sleep deprivation, diaper blowouts and breastfeeding mishaps Kate muddles through her own investigation, Mommy style: Buy Now!

“You’ll love keeping up with this amazing mother and sleuth in this fun, fast-paced series.”

—Camille Minichino, author of the Miniature Mystery Series

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“FORMULA FOR MURDER”

Book Three in the Maternal Instincts Mystery Series

Bringing up baby—bringing down a killer.

Sleuth and first-time mom Kate Connolly and her baby are the victims of a hit-and-run, but escape unharmed. A witness identifies the car’s French diplomatic license plates, yet when Kate and her hubby try to get some answers, they get le cold shoulder. But there’s something going on at the French consulate that’s dirtier-and far deadlier-than any diaper. Buy Now.

“If you were expecting warm and cute you’ll be mistaken. Fast paced and fun, this book gives a true feel of the modern mom, trying to juggle motherhood and career (when that career happens to be solving crimes).”

—Rhys Bowen, award-winning author of the Molly Murphy series

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“MOTHERHOOD IS MURDER”

Book Two in the Maternal Instincts Mystery Series

Bringing up baby—bringing down a killer.

Nights out are hard to come by for new parents. So when Kate’s new- mommy club, Roo & You, holds a dinner cruise, she and her husband leave baby Laurie with Kate’s mom and join the grown-ups for some fine dining on the San Francisco Bay.

But when one of the cofounders of Roo & You takes a fatal spill down a staircase, the police department crashes the party. Suddenly every mom and her man has a motive. Kate’s on deck to solve the mystery- but a killer’s determined to make her rue the day she joined the first-time-mom’s club…

Read an excerpt from Book Two–MOTHERHOOD IS MURDER

“Skip your afternoon nap and cozy up to Diana Orgain’s Maternal Instincts Mysteries. The series’ plucky protagonist gives ‘working mom’ a whole new meaning as she endearingly juggles bad guys and binkies”

—Susan McBride, author of the Debutante Dropout Mysteries

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“BUNDLE OF TROUBLE”

Book One in the Maternal Instincts Mystery

Bringing up baby—bringing down a killer.

First-time mom Kate Connolly may have found the perfect work-from-home Mommy job: Private Investigator. After all, the hours are flexible, she can bring the baby along on stake-outs, and if you’re going to be up all night anyway, you might as well solve some crimes. Buy Now.

Read an excerpt from Book One—BUNDLE OF TROUBLE!

“Only Kate Connolly, the wry and feisty investigator could juggle, as she herself notes, ‘One infant, three murders, a jailed husband and a new career’ —and do it all on no sleep, and with panache. Anyone who’s been a mother or had one will welcome the arrival of this entertaining new sleuth.”

—Gillian Roberts, author of the Amanda Pepper series

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*SCRAPBOOKING MYSTERY SERIES*
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“GILT TRIP”
Book Eleven in the Scrapbooking Mystery Series by Laura Childs and Diana Orgain

Louisiana businessman Jerry Earl Leland served only a fraction of his five-year sentence for white-collar crime, thanks to some political connections and a few greased palms. But he won’t have long to enjoy his freedom…

After Jerry Earl’s early release, his wife, Margo—a much-married Garden District doyenne—throws an extravagant Get Out of Jail Free Party, complete with a Zydeco band, champagne ice luge, and waiters in ties and tails. The guest list includes many prominent New Orleans socialites, as well as scrapbook shop owner Carmela Bertrand and her best friend, Ava Gruiex. But sometime during the swirl of partying and drinking, Jerry Earl is brutally murdered—then stuffed inside a clothes dryer. Buy Now.

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