Nikolas Renzetti’s life isn’t how he had planned it.Alienated from his children and on the verge of divorce,his escape from what was now reality seems all but certain.How does Nikolas survive his wife’s attack on his character and her ruthless use of the cruelest forms of child abuse? For the first time,he begins to question his own mortality and is on the brink of a break down.
His daughter has been killed in a terrible accident.Her death was instantaneous …..at least that’s what authorities told him.The accident was unavoidable,or was it? When Nikolas embarks on a search for the truth,it may alter the course of his life forever.
TITLE: THE SYNDROME
AUTHOR: PAUL REGA
A towering legend among New York Private equity partnerships,Everest Capital is aptly named.When it’s founder meets an untimely death,thirty-six-year old superstar Christian Gillette gets the top job.But with the power and prestige comes risks.The day he narrowly escapes a fiery explosion that consumes his limo and takes two innocent lives,Gillette instantly understands how intense those risks are.It comes as no surprise to him that he has enemies in the world of multibillion dollar deals.
But now that he controls Everest,he’s not going to let those enemies keep him from taking the firm and himself to even greater heights.Gillette has never hesitated to be aggressive even ruthless,in his pursuit of success.This time will be no exception.But in order to forge the alliances necessary to achieve his goals,Gillette forsakes a cardinal rule: Never Trust Anyone.The only certainties are the insidious campaign of corporate sabotage that could cost him his life.
To break a deadly conspiracy of greed,he’ll be forced to walk-then-run an ever blurring line between loyalty and betrayal,attack and retreat,survival and destruction……in the ultimate game of profit and loss.
TITLE: THE CHAIRMAN
AUTHOR: STEPHEN FREY
On Christmas Eve in 1985,a hunter found a young boy’s body along an icy field in Nebraska.The residents of Chester,Nebraska buried him as ” Little Boy Blue” unclaimed and unidentified ……until a phone call from Ohio two years later led authorities to Eli Stutzman,the boys father.Eli Stutzman,the son of an Amish bishop,was by all appearances a dedicated farmer and family man in the country’s strictest religious sect.But behind his quiet facade was a man involved with pornography,sadomasochism,and drugs.
After the suspicious death of his pregnant wife,Stutzman took his pre-school age son,Danny,and hit the road on a sexual odyssey ending with his conviction for murder.But the mystery of Eli Stutzman and the fate of his son didn’t end on the barren Nebraska plains.It was just the beginning………
TITLE: ABANDONED PRAYERS
AUTHOR: GREGG OLSEN
Detective Shane Scully responds to a call in the Hollywood hills at a once immaculate mansion,the scene of an infamous murder twenty-five years prior.He discovers the remnants of a lavish pool party.The revelers have fled,leaving three dead bodies in their wake,all shot with the same gun.One is an acclaimed film producer.The other two,a pair of gorgeous women.With his new partner,Summer “Hitch” Hitchens,Scully begins to investigate what looks to be an open and shut case: The women were hired prostitutes, and there’s security video of an angry husband firing all three.A simple caes of brutal revenge.But nothing is ever simple as it seems:There’s a single spent bullet casing that doesn’t match the rest.
From that single bullet emerges astroy of love,murder,suicide,and one of the biggest financial frauds in L.A.history.Someone has gone to great lengths to cover up a decades old crime,and as Scully and Hitch get closer to the answer,they find themselves in a killers crosshairs.
TITLE: THE PROSTITUTE’S BALL
AUTHOR: STEPHEN J. CANNELL
I AM SHARING BECAUSE THIS IS MY LIFE AND I WAKE UP EVERYDAY HAPPY AND THANKFUL.
I AM A WOMAN
W – WONDERFUL
O – ORIGINAL
M – MOTHER AND
N – NATURAL
I AM FLAWLESS.
I AM NOT IN COMPETITION WITH ANYONE.
I AM NOT BOTHERED ABOUT BEING A SINGLE MOTHER.
I HAVE STRETCH MARKS AS A RESULT OF CHILD BEARING SO WHAT.
I DON’T LOOK THROUGH MAGAZINES AND FEEL HORRIBLE ABOUT MY BODY.
I FEEL GOOD ABOUT MYSELF.
I BELIEVE IN ME.
I GOT THE BEST THERE’S TO HAVE.
MOST IMPORTANTLY I HAVE GOD WHO GOT MY BACK FOR GOOD AS LONG AS I SERVE HIM FAITHFULLY.
IF YOU ARE A WOMAN,AND YOU ARE WORRIED ABOUT THESE THINGS,PUT AN END TO IT.
I KNOW AS HUMAN IT MIGHT BE HARD BUT YOU ARE STRONGER THAN YOU THINK.
REMEMBER THERE’S SOMEONE SOMEWHERE WHO WISH TO BE YOU.