Murder/intrigue on the border! Mariana Villalobos' mystic gift creates religious epiphany in northern Mexico — causing gangsters to reject crime. The cartel orders a hit on teenaged Mariana. It's a race against time for the agents sworn to protect her.
Anara Guard presents 10 short stories that focus on moments in life when something turns: a choice is made, a promise kept or broken. Vivid, precise details and characters whose inner lives are both troubled and eloquent. Stories that resonate.
Flying over the Himalayas in a battered DC-3, sailing down the Amazon and hitchhiking in Japan! Or read about the author roaming the Continent with journalists as they find their way through stories about Sherlock Holmes, D-Day and Vincent van Gogh!
The Jewel means wealth. The Jewel means beauty. The Jewel means royalty.But for girls like Violet, the Jewel means servitude.Not just any kind of servitude. Violet, born and raised in the Marsh, has been trained as a surrogate for the royaltybecause in th