Kate Brady is a RITA Award winning author, choral director, university professor, wife, mother, and caretaker of a variety of furry, feathered, and scaly pets. She lives with her family in Georgia, where she is currently at work on her next novel.
'Kate Brady's debut novel is everything romantic suspense should be: scary, sexy, pulse-pounding, and page-turning. Remarkable characters, pitch-perfect pacing, and a memorable villain make One Scream Away a standout book. A winner.' - Allison Brennan, New York Times bestselling author on One Scream Away Special Prosecutor Kara Chandler made a name for herself putting violent criminals behind bars. But now, she'll face one of the world's most dangerous assassins...and put her life in his hands. A killer is hunting Kara Chandler and her son, and systematically taking out anyone she turns to for help. Her only hope for escape is Luke Varon, a hitman for a powerful drug cartel. She's met Luke several times in the courtroom but he's always beaten the system. She's counting on him to do the same now, as he helps Kara fake her death and catch a killer. But Luke isn't who Kara thinks he is. He's actually a secret agent under deep cover. The last thing he needs is a beautiful distraction like Kara Chandler. But the fear in her eyes is too real to ignore. Luke assumes the assassin is somehow linked to Kara's late husband, a man who had a hand in several shady business deals. But soon they learn his connection to Kara is even more chilling. This killer has been waiting years for his chance to possess Kara, and now Luke will have only days to stop him.
Attorney Alayna Mann has made her career righting the wrongs of the justice system. But when her own firm's actions jeopardize the life of a little girl, she knows it's time to start over. Her move from the bustle of Chicago to a remote South Carolina island marks the first step in a new life - until she unearths a body on the beach behind her house. Special Agent Mike Hogan is the FBI's secret weapon for profiling and catching serial killers. Still, his greatest rival has eluded Mike for years: the man who killed his sister. As cunning as he is perverse, the killer known as the Sandman has left a trail of victims up and down the East Coast, buried alive with a sandcastle marking each grave. Now, with time running out and Mike's team closing in, the Sandman is compelled to complete his macabre calling. And when Alayna proves both a credible witness to his actions and an unlikely soft spot for Mike, the killer vows that her death will be his final glory. With Mike's heart dangerously ensnared, he finds himself pitted against the most evil and ingenious murderer he has ever encountered and learns that he can trust no one in the race to save the woman he loves.
"e;Kate Brady's debut novel is everything romantic suspense should be: scary, sexy, pulse-pounding, and page-turning. Remarkable characters, pitch-perfect pacing, and a memorable villain make One Scream Away a standout book. A winner."e; -- Allison Brennan, New York Times bestselling author on One Scream AwaySHE'LL RISK EVERYTHINGSpecial prosecutor Kara Chandler is very good at her job, so good that a homicidal mastermind vows to kill her and everyone she cares about. Desperate to save herself and her son, Kara seeks out cartel hit man Luke Var n. The last time she dealt with Luke, she saw him beat the system and escape prison. But now, the most dangerous man she's ever met is the only one who can keep her alive.HE'LL STOP AT NOTHINGLuke Var n isn't who he appears to be. After spending years in the criminal underworld, he seeks redemption . . . and revenge. Yet when he sees the fear in Kara's eyes, he can't walk away. People around her are being murdered, and only he can help uncover the killer's motive. Now as danger closes in, Kara and Luke must trust each other with their darkest secrets - before the evil in their lives destroys them both.
A RACE FOR SALVATIONFor the past decade, psychologist Erin Sims has been helping victims of violent crimes move on with life . . . but the one person she can't save is the one who matters most. In only seven days, her brother will be executed for a murder he didn't commit. Convinced she knows the identity of the real killer, Erin is determined to find the man and bring him to justice. A COUNTDOWN TO DESTRUCTIONSheriff Nick Mann moved to rural Ohio hoping to forget the tragedies of his past. When Erin shows up in town, bringing scandal and unwanted media attention with her, Nick knows she's trouble. No one believes sleepy Hopewell could harbor a serial killer . . . until residents begin to disappear. Now as Nick untangles the dark secrets plaguing his town, he can't help falling for the beautiful woman with the warm heart and iron will. And, as the days tick by, the truth becomes clear: Erin is hunting a vicious murderer-one whose only escape is to silence her forever.
For the past ten years Erin Sims has fought tirelessly to try and exonerate her brother, Justin, who, according to Erin, has been wrongfully convicted of murdering a Senator's daughter. She believes the real killer has evaded the law with a new identity and continued to kill. On the night of Justin's execution, he receives one last temporary stay. Now Erin has just seven days to save her brother's life by catching the real killer. Her hunt takes her to a quiet town in Ohio, and to the door of Sherriff Nick Mann.After Nick Mann lost both his career as an uber-detective and his wife to a criminal's bullet, he refused to raise his daughter in dangerous Los Angeles. So he returned to Hopewell, Ohio, with its homey businesses and picturesque neighborhoods. Exactly the kind of town where he can protect the people he cares about. Under Nick's watch, crime doesn't dare come to Hopewell. Until Erin Sims arrives with her stories of a secret serial killer living in their midst. In the seams of this unsuspecting town, a master-manipulator is at work: The Angelmaker. Living under cover of Hopewell's Norman Rockwell existence, The Angelmaker basks in the glory of making the ultimate choice for each murder victim: heaven or hell? Nick is not about to let anyone hurt his town. And when an unknown assailant makes an attempt on Erin's life, proving her claims are true, Nick won't rest until she is safe as well.
Detective Daniela Cole ist Spezialistin fur Serienkiller. Doch die Skrupellosigkeit dieser Morde schockiert selbst sie: drei Frauen, getotet mit einer rostigen Heckenschere, eine Haarstrahne brutal herausgerissen. Eines der Opfer konnte noch einen Hilferuf per Handy absetzen - an Danis groe Liebe, Mitch Sheridan. Dann erhalt Dani blutige Post. Steht auch die attraktive Polizistin auf der Liste des perversen Killers?
Der eben aus dem Gefangnis entlassene Chevy Banks plant bereits seinen nachsten Coup. Er sammelt Frauenschreie und hat sich Beth Denison als Kronung fur seine Sammlung ausgesucht. Jedes Mal, wenn der Psychopath die gellenden Schmerzenslaute seiner Opfer auf Tonband aufgenommen hat, ruft er Beth an. In Todesangst sucht die Antiquitaten-Expertin nach einem Ausweg fur sich und ihre kleine Tochter Abby. Doch kann man seiner Vergangenheit entkommen? Plotzlich ist die sonst so unnahbare Beth froh, den Ex-FBI-Agenten Neil Sheridan an ihrer Seite zu haben. Denn jetzt steht alles auf dem Spiel. Die Zeit ist knapp, der Killer so nah ... "e;Eine fesselnde Story, die Ihr Herz bis zum Hals klopfen lassen wird - Spannung vom Feinsten."e; Publishers Weekly
A ruthless killer hides in plain sight, someone no one believes is capable of murder. Within a week, six women will be murdered, all punished for their dark pasts. Detective Dani Cole is determined to track down this serial killer whose victims include a young woman she pulled out of a life of crime. Her investigation leads her to a photography foundation and the renowned photographer Mitch Sheridan, a man she she fell in love with years ago but has tried to forget. Dani and Mitch are instantly attracted to each other again, though their troubled pasts keep them from getting too close. Together, through the course of the investigation, they unearth a dark chain of deception that leads to a killer who is closer than they think.
One step away...Seven years ago Beth Denison was attacked by a killer named Chevy Bankes. Since then, she's created a new life for herself and her daughter. But now Bankes is out of prison and the gifts he sends her - disfigured dolls that carry the same mutilations as his victims - tells Beth he's coming for her.One breath away...Ex-FBI agent Neil Sheridan is driven to investigate a chain of murders that are eerily similar to a disturbing case from his past. When the killer's trail dead-ends at Beth's doorstep, Neil finds a beautiful woman with a secret she'll do anything to keep.One scream away...Yet even as Beth surrenders to Neil's protection, she can't tell him why Bankes hungers to hear her scream, and why she'll soon consider doing the unthinkable: face Bankes alone.
"e;Kate Brady has made her mark with a taut, masterful debut of chilling suspense that grabs you by the throat and heart and won't let go. Riveting storytelling packed with unexpected twists and unforgettable characters. Prepare to stay up all night, then sleep with the lights on."e; --- Roxanne St. Claire, New York Times bestselling author "e;Kate Brady's debut novel is everything romantic suspense should be: scary, sexy, pulse-pounding, and page-turning. Remarkable characters, pitch-perfect pacing, and a memorable villain make ONE SCREAM AWAY a standout book. A winner."e; --- Allison Brennan, New York Times bestselling author "e;Gritty and harrowing! You won't be able to put it down."e; --- Brenda Novak, New York Times bestselling author Killer Chevy Bankes is a master of disguise, and just paroled, he's coming after the woman who sent him to jail, the beautiful antiques expert Beth Denison. A set of antique dolls brings Beth into his sight, and inspire Chevy's disturbing crimes as he draws closer to Beth and her young daughter. Chevy sends the dolls to Beth one-by-one and she soon realizes that these antiques carry the same marks as his victims, signaling that the final piece in his collection will be for her.Neil Sheridan gave up his FBI shield five years ago, but his best friend Rick, a cop, pulls him in as a consultant on a case involving a serial killer who is eerily similar to a murderer Neil encountered in the past. The investigation leads Neil to Beth's doorstep, and he is certain she isn't telling him the truth. Neil is the only one who can get through Beth's defenses and, as they grow closer, discover the secrets that Beth is hiding about her fateful night with Chevy.
If this is your author page then you can share your Twitter updates with your readers right here on LoveReadingFind out more
If this is your author page then you can share your Facebook updates with your readers right here on LoveReadingFind out more