Beverly Barton - Author

About the Author

An avid reader since childhood, Beverly Barton wrote her first book at the age of nine. Since then, she has gone on to write well over seventy novels and is a New York Times bestselling author. Beverly lives in Alabama in the U.S.

Featured books by Beverly Barton

I'll be Watching You

I'll be Watching You

Author: Beverly Barton Format: Paperback Release Date: 09/10/2014

With the suspense of Karen Rose, and the sensual thrills of Sylvia Day, this is an addictive story of forbidden love and cold-blooded revenge. Not for the faint-hearted' CLOSER Ella, sweet Ella, you were meant to be mine. You can't begin to imagine all the things I want to do to you. When the time is right, I will come for you ...A series of hand-delivered letters leaves Ella scared for her life. Someone is watching her. Wanting her. Someone promising revenge. Desperate for the nightmare to end, Ella will do anything to discover the truth. Even join forces with a man who comes with his own danger warning ...

Don't Cry

Don't Cry

Author: Beverly Barton Format: Paperback Release Date: 02/02/2012

The crime scenes are horrifying: the victims arranged with deliberate care, posed to appear alive despite their agonized last moments and the shocking nature of their deaths. For grief counsellor Audrey Sherrod it's clear the murders are the work of a deranged serial killer. At first, the only link is the victims' physical appearance. But then another connection emerges, tying them to a past series of horrifying crimes -- crimes that hit all too close to home. As the truth is unravelled, its more twisted and terrifying than anyone could ever imagine. Prepare to lose sleep with this shocking and utterly engrossing thriller, for fans of Karen Rose and Karin Slaughter.

If Looks Could Kill

If Looks Could Kill

Author: Beverly Barton Format: Paperback Release Date: 17/02/2011

A face to die for! MIRROR, MIRROR ON THE WALL, WHO IS THE DEADLIEST OF THEM ALL? The victims are found face-down in the murky waters of Cherokee Pointe, Tennessee. The murders all share the same characteristics: the victims are found naked except for a black, satin ribbon tied around they're necks -- and they're all redheads. Meanwhile, Reve Sorrell has come to Cherokee Pointe seeking answers about her connection to bad girl Jazzy Talbot. With their stunning looks, the two redheads are mirror images of each other -- but raised in very different worlds. As the serial killer leaves another chilling calling card, Reve turns to Sheriff Jacob Butler to help her unravel the deadly secrets of her past. But one person will do anything to stop her -- and they are closer than she could ever imagine!

Other books by Beverly Barton

Last to Die

Last to Die

Author: Beverly Barton Format: Paperback Release Date: 24/04/2018

THE PRINCESS'S BODYGUARD

THE PRINCESS'S BODYGUARD

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 04/02/2018

Narrowly escaping from her arranged marriage to the duke, who is scheming to take over her country, Adele finds herself in Vienna. But her father has hired an American bodyguard, Matt, who tracks her down and threatens to return her to the castle. Adele's pleas to let her go are ignored but she manages to convince him to give her a week in which to find evidence of the duke's plot. The duke is also hunting her down, so she needs to think of something that will stop him...something like marrying Matt!

THE PRINCESS'S BODYGUARD

THE PRINCESS'S BODYGUARD

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 04/02/2018

Narrowly escaping from her arranged marriage to the duke, who is scheming to take over her country, Adele finds herself in Vienna. But her father has hired an American bodyguard, Matt, who tracks her down and threatens to return her to the castle. Adele's pleas to let her go are ignored but she manages to convince him to give her a week in which to find evidence of the duke's plot. The duke is also hunting her down, so she needs to think of something that will stop him...something like marrying Matt!

Close Enough To Kill

Close Enough To Kill

Author: Beverly Barton Format: Paperback Release Date: 12/07/2017

Just The Way You Are

Just The Way You Are

Author: Beverly Barton Format: Paperback Release Date: 27/01/2015

Nine Months (36 Hours, Book 10)

Nine Months (36 Hours, Book 10)

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 01/11/2014

Paige Summers is horrified to learn that not only is her new boss the man with whom she recently had a brief but passionate interlude, he is also going to be the father of her child, and is torn between her feelings for him and his proposal born of obligation.

I'll be Watching You

I'll be Watching You

Author: Beverly Barton Format: Paperback Release Date: 09/10/2014

With the suspense of Karen Rose, and the sensual thrills of Sylvia Day, this is an addictive story of forbidden love and cold-blooded revenge. Not for the faint-hearted' CLOSER Ella, sweet Ella, you were meant to be mine. You can't begin to imagine all the things I want to do to you. When the time is right, I will come for you ...A series of hand-delivered letters leaves Ella scared for her life. Someone is watching her. Wanting her. Someone promising revenge. Desperate for the nightmare to end, Ella will do anything to discover the truth. Even join forces with a man who comes with his own danger warning ...

Right Wife

Right Wife

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 05/06/2014

In a sweeping and vibrant novel set in the post-war South, New York Times bestselling author Beverly Barton follows one young woman's journey to love and independence. . .1885. All of Margaret Campbell's hopes for the future lie in Tuscumbia, Alabama. Since the death of her sharecropper father, eighteen-year-old Maggie has no resources and few allies, aside from the relatives who've agreed to take her in. With luck, she might yet make an upright gentleman of her brother, and a real lady of her rebellious little sister. And perhaps, once her siblings are settled, she'll find a decent, hardworking man to marry. But those plans are jeopardized the moment she meets Aaron Stone. Effortlessly charming, Aaron is building an empire in the South. Maggie knows he wants the right kind of wife to overcome the shadows surrounding his birth--someone like the well-connected widow he's been courting. Someone a million miles from a penniless, outspoken sharecropper's daughter. But neither jealousy, family secrets, nor long-held prejudices will keep Maggie from following her heart. . .

Nine Months Part 3 (36 Hours, Book 30)

Nine Months Part 3 (36 Hours, Book 30)

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 25/04/2014

36 Hours SerialAs a devastating summer storm hits Grand Springs, Colorado, the next thirty-six hours will change the town and its residents forever....Nine Months Part 3When Jared sprained his ankle skiing, Paige agreed to spend one week taking care of him. One perfect week of Paige Summers in his house-and bed. If Paige wasn't so stubborn, he could return the favor and take care of her and their baby forever. Why can't she see that marrying him is the logical solution?While her child deserves a father, Paige won't give up passion for security. She wants a man who will love her unconditionally. Can he show himself to be that man before their baby is born?Don't miss the continuing drama of 36 Hours in the next book, The Parent Plan by Paula Detmer Riggs.

Nine Months Part 2 (36 Hours, Book 29)

Nine Months Part 2 (36 Hours, Book 29)

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 23/04/2014

36 Hours SerialAs a devastating summer storm hits Grand Springs, Colorado, the next thirty-six hours will change the town and its residents forever....Nine Months Part 2Paige Summers's life hasn't been the same since she started her new job-and accidentally had sex with her boss during the night of the storm! She's always wanted a baby, and J. L. Montgomery might be the perfect husband and father-if he loves her.Jared is used to getting what he wants, so he can't understand Paige's reluctance to marry him. Is she just a gold digger hoping to make him want her more by playing it cool? Or the most independent-and sexy-woman he's ever met?What will it take for Jared to see Paige as more than an acquisition, and for Paige to get her elevator cowboy back?The story concludes in Nine Months Part 3.

Nine Months Part 1 (36 Hours, Book 28)

Nine Months Part 1 (36 Hours, Book 28)

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 21/04/2014

36 Hours SerialAs a devastating summer storm hits Grand Springs, Colorado, the next thirty-six hours will change the town and its residents forever....Nine Months Part 1Sex with a stranger isn't what Paige Summers expected when she was trapped in an elevator with hot cowboy Jared Montgomery, but he unleashed her wild side. It all seemed like a great adventure. Until she reported to her new boss, J. L. Montgomery-her elevator cowboy in a suit and tie!Jared is on the fast track to success. He'll need a wife, but his adorable redheaded assistant is more bedroom than boardroom. Still, he can't get her, and the stormy night they shared together, out of his mind.When Jared overhears Paige telling a friend she's pregnant, he wants to do the right thing. But Paige isn't willing to settle. Marriage means love-and until that's on the table, there's no deal.The story continues in Nine Months Parts 2 and 3.

Egan Cassidy's Kid (Mills & Boon Vintage Intrigue)

Egan Cassidy's Kid (Mills & Boon Vintage Intrigue)

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 28/02/2014

ONLY ONCE HAD HE LET DOWN HIS GUARD...Years ago, rock-solid mercenary Egan Cassidy had spent a night of sensual ecstacy with Maggie Douglas. Now, their son-a child he never knew existed-was being used as ammunition by a vendetta-seeking madman...and Egan was the target. But running to his son's rescue put him face-to-face with the one woman who'd tempted him into vulnerability. He would have to withstand Maggie's allure this time. He was a soldier of fortune-not a husband. But when Egan delivered mother and child to safety's embrace, could he let his newfound family leave his loving arms?THE PROTECTORSReady to lay their lives on the line, but unprepared for the power of love.

Her Secret Weapon (Mills & Boon Vintage Intrigue)

Her Secret Weapon (Mills & Boon Vintage Intrigue)

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 28/02/2014

THE AGENT: Burke Lonigan, weapons expert and world-class charmerTHE MISSION: To destroy a dangerous traitor, while defending his woman and child!Facing off with a deadly menace was easy for Burke Lonigan-until a beguiling beauty stepped in danger' s path. The only way Burke could protect Callie Severin was to make her his wife. Then Burke discovered his new bride was the beautiful stranger he had taken to his bed one passionate night long ago-and the mother of the child he' d never known! Now Burke was determined to defend his family-and damn the consequences to his heart!a year of loving dangerouslyWhere passion rules and nothing is what it seems....

Murdock's Last Stand (Mills & Boon Vintage Intrigue)

Murdock's Last Stand (Mills & Boon Vintage Intrigue)

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 28/02/2014

A MAN OF HONORAnd honor was the only reason well-muscled former mercenary Aloysius Murdock agreed to be Catherine Price's bodyguard. For Murdock owed Catherine's father his life. But once Murdock laid eyes on his best friend's beautiful daughter, he realized he would do anything for her....A WOMAN IN LOVECatherine knew better than to succumb to the passion Murdock clearly offered, for she believed in love-and Murdock had given up on love long ago. Still, something in his heated gaze made her believe that the battle-worn bachelor needed her. Maybe just as much as she needed him….

Navajo's Woman (Mills & Boon Vintage Intrigue)

Navajo's Woman (Mills & Boon Vintage Intrigue)

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 28/02/2014

He was the hot-blooded cop who once stole her heart- right before he turned in his fellow cop: her own father! Now Navajo Joe Ornelas was back, playing the "e; good guy"e; once more. And- sweet mercy save her!- Andi Stephens was powerless to deny the passion that still beat within her proud heart....She was the only woman he' d ever loved. The only one who' d mattered when his duty had torn their tender union apart. And now that Andi needed him, this powerful protector was determined to do all he could. For this time, Joe wouldn' t walk away without his honor- or his woman!

In the Arms of a Hero

In the Arms of a Hero

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 28/02/2014

Idealistic and rebellious Victoria Fortune defied her legacy in favor of a nursing assignment on the tiny island nation of Santo Bonisto. When the nation erupts in rebellion, mercenary Quinn McCoy is hired to get Victoria safely back to Texas.It's a dangerous adventure that nearly costs both Victoria and Quinn their lives. The few days they spend trapped together become a lifetime, and passion becomes a lifeline.But things change when they get back to the real world. Quinn, a loner and a tough guy, is convinced he has no place in the privileged world of the Texas Fortunes. He walks away, leaving a heartbroken Victoria with no choice but to live up to the name of her strong, proud family. She vows to go after the man she loves...because nothing stands between a Fortune and her heart.

I'll Be Watching You

I'll Be Watching You

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 09/01/2014

"e;Not for the faint of heart! Shocking and terrifying, it will chill you to the bone."e; Tess GerritsenPerfect for fans of Karen Rose and Karin Slaughter, this is an atmospheric and nerve-jangling crime thriller. Lovers of CSI, this one is for you. Ella, sweet Ella, I dream of you at night and wake in a cold sweat. You were meant to be mine. You can't even begin to imagine all the things I want to do to you. When the time is right, I will come for you. And that is only the beginning of my revenge... When Ella Porter opens the mysterious letter, a mix of fear and desire spreads through her. She's always been the quiet, ladylike good girl, not the sort to inspire a stalker. The letters are a reminder of another time and a shocking secret. Someone is watching Ella. Wanting her. Promising to do things to her: tempting things...terrifying things. Desperate to protect her family Ella will do anything to discover the truth. Even if it means joining forces with the one man who could be her greatest threat - a twisted killer watching every move she makes....

Beverly Barton 3 Book Bundle

Beverly Barton 3 Book Bundle

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 09/05/2013

Three chilling page-turners from best-selling author Beverly Barton.In Close Enough to Kill a psychopath is on the loose. Dubbed "e; The Secret Admirer"e; he woos his victims with love letters and gifts before murdering them. Can Sheriff Bernie Granger stop him before more women are killed?A brutal serial killer is on the lose in The Dying Game. Each victim is a former beauty queen, a single rose placed next to their mutilated bodies. Detective Linda McAllister must stop him as the body count is rising and nobody is safe ...In The Murder Game a terrifying game is being played. He is the hunter. They are the prey. He gives them a chance to escape but eventually he captures them and then the game gets deadly. Whether you run or whether you hide he'll find you. And then he'll kill you ...

Child Of Her Own (Mills & Boon Vintage Desire)

Child Of Her Own (Mills & Boon Vintage Desire)

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 19/10/2012

HE HAD THE ONE THING SHE WANTED... . Lori Lee Guy had always longed to be someone's mommy - and she had never imagined wild and wicked Rick Warrick as anyone's daddy. But here she was, childless. And here he was, still sinfully sexy... and single-handedly raising an adorable little girl.SHE WAS THE LAST THING HE NEEDED... . How could Rick have falled for Lori Lee - again? He'd learned the hard way that she was holding out for Mr. Perfect, and this bad boy had no intention of being tamed into becoming a model husband! But his daughter and Lori Lee had other ideas... .

Having His Baby (Mills & Boon Vintage Desire)

Having His Baby (Mills & Boon Vintage Desire)

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 27/09/2012

JAKE BISHOP WAS A DADDY The thought shook the hard-hearted cowboy down to his boots. But once he took his tiny daughter in his strong arms, he knew he would to anything for her... .AND THAT MEANT MARRIAGEBut blue-blooded beauty Donna Fields had some crazy notion that a rough-edged rancer wasn't the kind of daddy a little girl needed. Well, he'd show the stubborn new mom just what kind of man she needed - one slow kiss at a time. And soon he'd be sharing his ranch with the two sweet little ladies who'd captured his soul... .There's nothing like a secret baby to bring a brooding bachelor home again! 3 BABIES FOR 3 BROTHERS

Nothing But Trouble (Mills & Boon Vintage Desire)

Nothing But Trouble (Mills & Boon Vintage Desire)

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 27/09/2012

Jail... Local lawyer Peyton Rand should have left tempting troublemaker Tallie Bishop in the local hoosegow for as long as possible! That way, she'd keep out of trouble... and away from him. Instead, he bailed her out, just like he'd been doing for year. But as far as Peyton was concerned this was the last straw! But that was easier said than done.Tallie had been chasing Peyton around since they were kids, but suddenly this kid had grown - and in all the right places, too. And suddenly Peyton found that it wasn't going to be easy getting Tallie out of his system - or out of his life.

Tender Trap (Mills & Boon Vintage Desire)

Tender Trap (Mills & Boon Vintage Desire)

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 27/09/2012

ME? MARRY YOU?It took just one brief touch of Adam Wyatt's lips to Blythe Elliot's mouth to ignite a fire so hot neither could deny it. And now, thanks to that one reckless night of passion, Blythe has an unplanned surprise for Adam... and he has an unexpected proposal for her!OKAY... I DO. Blythe is sure she has nothing in common with stubborn, old-fashioned Adam - except for the baby she carries, the signed marriage certificate... and the house they share. But living together soon makes them realize that it wasn't sex, but love, that created their child. If only one of them would admit it first... .

His Secret Child (Mills & Boon Vintage Desire)

His Secret Child (Mills & Boon Vintage Desire)

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 27/09/2012

PASSIONATE SECRETSOne sultry night many years ago, Sheila Vance became a woman in Caleb Bishop's arms. And though he never knew it, Caleb became a father. Now the hard-hearted bachelor was back in town, and Sheila fought the fiery attraction between them. For this time, Caleb had the power to hurt not only her, but also her precious child.When Caleb saw Sheila again, he wanted her back in his life - and in his bed. But he suspected more than passion made her tremble beneath his touch - and Caleb was determined to discover the elusive beauty's every secret... .3 Babies for 3 Brothers: There's nothing like a secret baby to bring a brooding bachelor home again!

His Woman, His Child (Mills & Boon Vintage Desire)

His Woman, His Child (Mills & Boon Vintage Desire)

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 27/09/2012

NINE MONTHS... Hank Bishop had given Susan Redman the greatest gift - the baby her husband hadn't been able to give her. But soon after Hank became the sperm donor and fulfilled her family dreams, Susan was suddenly widowed. Now the rugged lawman felt duty-bound to protect the pregnant beauty.OR FOREVER?He was the man she'd always loved - the man she'd thought would never settle down. But when fate made Hank the father and protector of her unborn child, Susan soon dreamed of forever with the sexy sheriff... .There's nothing like a secret baby to bring a brooding bachelor home again! 3 BABIES FOR 3 BROTHERS

Don't Cry

Don't Cry

Author: Beverly Barton Format: Paperback Release Date: 02/02/2012

The crime scenes are horrifying: the victims arranged with deliberate care, posed to appear alive despite their agonized last moments and the shocking nature of their deaths. For grief counsellor Audrey Sherrod it's clear the murders are the work of a deranged serial killer. At first, the only link is the victims' physical appearance. But then another connection emerges, tying them to a past series of horrifying crimes -- crimes that hit all too close to home. As the truth is unravelled, its more twisted and terrifying than anyone could ever imagine. Prepare to lose sleep with this shocking and utterly engrossing thriller, for fans of Karen Rose and Karin Slaughter.

Beverly Barton Bundle: Dead By Midnight, Dead By Morning, & Dead by Nightfall

Beverly Barton Bundle: Dead By Midnight, Dead By Morning, & Dead by Nightfall

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 01/01/2012

In Murder. . .The last sounds Dean Wilson hears are a clock striking twelve and a killer's taunting words. And his death is just the first. One by one, victims are stalked and shot at close range. Only the killer knows their sins, and who will be the next to die at midnight. . . And In Life. . . In the ten years since her Hollywood career imploded, Lorie Hammonds has built a good life in her Alabama hometown. When the first death threat arrives, she assumes it's a joke. Then she gets a second note. Sheriff Mike Birkett, her high-school sweetheart, has avoided Lorie since she returned to Dunmore, but when investigators uncover her connection to a string of recent murders, he's drawn into a case that's terrifyingly personal. Timing Is EverythingThe Darkest Sins He begins his work just before dawn, wielding a knife with the precision of a surgeon. Cunning and meticulous, he's always in control. Mercy is not an option. . .Will AlwaysMaleah Purdue is tough, outspoken, and completely dedicated to her work at the Powell Security Agency. But her fearless exterior shatters when a madman begins killing her colleagues one by one, mimicking a notorious serial killer already behind bars. Working alongside top profiler Derek Lawrence, Maleah will do anything to find the murderer, even if it means playing a psychopath's twisted mind games. Come To LightNo one connected to the Agency is safe. No one is beyond suspicion. For as Maleah and Derek piece together the clues, they uncover a chilling legacy of lies and brutal vengeance-and a killer who has been hiding in plain sight all along. . .The Fear. . .Malcolm York is a sadistic monster, guilty of unspeakable crimes. And with his endless wealth he's funded a series of depraved hunts. The few who survived can never forget. They can only be thankful the terror is over. Until rumors start swirling. . .Only Stops. . .Griffin Powell knows the twisted depths of York's madness. He's also sure that York is dead. But then Griff's wife, Nicole, disappears and the phone calls begin--that familiar voice taunting him, promising to destroy everything Griff loves. When You Die. . .Using all the resources of the Powell Agency, Griff searches for Nic, aware that every step propels him further into a madman's web. Because the only way to keep Nic safe is to join one last perverse game where winner kills all, and the loser is dead by nightfall. . .

Whitelaw's Wedding (Mills & Boon M&B)

Whitelaw's Wedding (Mills & Boon M&B)

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 19/12/2011

He was the man she had once offered her innocence to. The man who had heartlessly turned her away, claiming she was too young for him. Now Hunter Whitelaw, world-weary security agent with a body built for sin, was the man Manda Munroe would marry....Hunter claimed their marriage was only a means to lure her stalker out. But when the brooding bodyguard discovered his bride was just as passionate - and just as innocent - as ever, his hard heart was shaken to the core. For now Hunter knew with the certainty of a man aching with long-held desire that Manda was bound to be only his!

Jack's Christmas Mission

Jack's Christmas Mission

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 19/12/2011

The last thing Peggy Jo Riley wanted this holiday was a hard-boiled charmer in her house 24/7.But if she wanted to stay alive, she needed Jack Parker. And once she was in Jack's well-muscled arms, she realized just how much she needed him....Up until the moment he'd seen desire flicker in her pretty eyes, bodyguard Jack Parker had thought Peggy Jo Riley was just another assignment. But the vulnerability he'd glimpsed under this cool beauty's armor made him ache to do a whole lot more for Peggy Jo. Like kiss her till she gave him her trust. And love her till she gave him her heart...

Princess's Bodyguard

Princess's Bodyguard

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 19/12/2011

This arrogant, ill-mannered American was hardly the sort of man Princess Adele of Orlantha was used to encountering in her world of wealth and privilege.And yet Matt O'Brien was all that stood between her and the deadly conspiracy that threatened everything she held dear. Her only hope was a marriage - in name only - to her self-appointed "e;protector."e;But to be so very intimate with this infuriating yet dangerously compelling man was almost more than she could bear - because their masquerade was turning into a passion that was all too real.

Dead By Nightfall

Dead By Nightfall

Author: Beverly Barton Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/12/2011

Dead by Nightfall

Dead by Nightfall

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 29/11/2011

The fear... Malcolm York is a sadistic monster, guilty of unspeakable crimes. And with his endless wealth, he's funded a series of depraved hunts. The few who survived can never forget. They can only be thankful the terror is over-until rumors start swirling. Only stops... Griffin Powell knows the twisted depths of York's madness. He's also sure that York is dead. But then Griff's wife Nicole disappears, and the phone calls begin-that familiar voice taunting him, promising to destroy everything Griff loves. When you die. Using all the resources of the Powell Agency, Griff searches for Nic, aware that every step propels him further into a madman's web-because the only way to keep Nic safe is to join one last perverse game in which the winner kills all and the loser is dead by nightfall.

Dead by Morning

Dead by Morning

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 08/09/2011

The darkest sins... He begins his work just before dawn, wielding a knife with the precision of a surgeon. Cunning and meticulous, he's always in control. Mercy is not an option. Will always... Maleah Perdue is tough, outspoken, and completely dedicated to her work at the Powell Security Agency. But her fearless exterior shatters when a madman begins killing her colleagues one by one, mimicking a notorious serial killer already behind bars. Working alongside top profiler Derek Lawrence, Maleah will do anything to find the murderer, even if it means playing a psychopath's twisted mind games. Come to light. No one connected to the agency is safe. No one is beyond suspicion. For as Maleah and Derek piece together the clues, they uncover a chilling legacy of lies and brutal vengeance-and a killer who has been hiding in plain sight all along.

Dead by Midnight

Dead by Midnight

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 01/08/2011

In murder... The last sounds Dean Wilson hears are a clock striking twelve and a killer's taunting words. And his death is just the first. One by one, victims are stalked and shot at close range. Only the killer knows their sins, and who will be the next to die at midnight? And in life... In the ten years since her Hollywood career imploded, Lorie Hammonds has built a good life in her Alabama hometown. When the first death threat arrives, she assumes it's a joke. Then she gets a second. Sheriff Mike Birkett, her high school sweetheart, has avoided Lorie since she returned to Dunmore, but when investigators uncover her connection to a string of recent murders, he's drawn into a case that's terrifyingly personal. Timing is everything. With every murder, the killer edges closer. Soon Lorie's will be the last name left on his list. Her only hope is to unearth a deadly secret-before the clock runs out for good.

Dead By Morning

Dead By Morning

Author: Beverly Barton Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/05/2011

If Looks Could Kill

If Looks Could Kill

Author: Beverly Barton Format: Paperback Release Date: 17/02/2011

A face to die for! MIRROR, MIRROR ON THE WALL, WHO IS THE DEADLIEST OF THEM ALL? The victims are found face-down in the murky waters of Cherokee Pointe, Tennessee. The murders all share the same characteristics: the victims are found naked except for a black, satin ribbon tied around they're necks -- and they're all redheads. Meanwhile, Reve Sorrell has come to Cherokee Pointe seeking answers about her connection to bad girl Jazzy Talbot. With their stunning looks, the two redheads are mirror images of each other -- but raised in very different worlds. As the serial killer leaves another chilling calling card, Reve turns to Sheriff Jacob Butler to help her unravel the deadly secrets of her past. But one person will do anything to stop her -- and they are closer than she could ever imagine!

After Dark

After Dark

Author: Beverly Barton Format: Paperback Release Date: 26/01/2011

Faith, Hope and Love

Faith, Hope and Love

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 01/12/2010

After one passionate night, Faith Sheridan found herself pregnant with her sexy bodyguard's child. Now she hoped the news of their secret child would be a welcome gift to Worth Cordell this holiday-and the beginning of a lifetime of love. . . .

Silent Killer

Silent Killer

Author: Beverly Barton Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/10/2009

Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned... Pray for mercy with the exhilarating thriller from the Sunday Times and New York Times bestselling author. Danger lurking around every corner. Suspicion rampant. Is anyone safe? Is anyone innocent? A twisted serial killer, dubbed the Fire and Brimstone killer, is loose in Dunmore, Alabama, on a merciless revenge mission to punish priests who do evil instead of good. What dark and depraved secret is the Church hiding to drive someone to perform such sacrilegious acts? When a minister is doused in gasoline and brutally set alight on his own doorstep, the religious community are left in shock and Cathy Cantrell, widow to the killer's first victim, is left seriously disturbed. Returning to Dunmore 18 months later to rebuild a relationship with her son, the past comes back to haunt her when another minister suffers the same gruesome fate as her husband. As the murders intensify, suspicions are rife and suspects are mounting. Is Cathy prime suspect or prime target to a killer who won't stop until all sinners burn in hell...?

Silent Killer

Silent Killer

Author: Beverly Barton Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/09/2009

The Murder Game

The Murder Game

Author: Beverly Barton Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/10/2008

Whether you run or whether you hide, he'll find you. And then he'll kill you... The game is simple-he is the Hunter. They are the prey. And they're both entangled in a terrifying game of hide and seek... He gives them a chance to escape. To outsmart him. But eventually, he captures them. And that's when the game gets deadly... Private investigator Griffin Powell and FBI agent Nicole Baxter know a lot about serial killers - they took one down together. But this new killer is as sadistic as they've ever seen. He likes his little games, and he especially likes forcing Nicole and Griff to play along. Every unsolvable clue, every posed victim, every taunting phone call - it's all part of his twisted, elaborate plan. And then the Hunter seeks out his most precious prey of all and Griff finds himself playing for the biggest stakes of his life.

The Murder Game

The Murder Game

Author: Beverly Barton Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/02/2008

Sugar And Spice

Sugar And Spice

Author: Beverly Barton Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/11/2006

Killing Her Softly

Killing Her Softly

Author: Beverly Barton Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/07/2005

As Good As Dead

As Good As Dead

Author: Beverly Barton Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/09/2004

The Last To Die

The Last To Die

Author: Beverly Barton Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/01/2004

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