PRAISE for "The Scent of Lies":
5 STARS -
"An entertaining read
that keeps you guessing 'who dunnit' from start to finish. I thought 'Sex and the City' meets 'Nancy Drew'." ~ Reenie Diva, Amazon Reader5 STARS -
"The Scent of Lies is a fast-paced and suspenseful romantic mystery
with a sassy protagonist." ~ J.M. Gardner, Amazon ReaderOVERVIEW of The Scent of Lies:
- A smokin' hot lady P.I. with a close circle of friends
- A wife wrongfully accused of her husband's death
- A sexy new police detective in town
A captivating and exciting story, The Scent of Lies is Book 1 in the Paradise Valley Mystery series. Emily Parker's world is flipped upside down when her private eye husband is killed, and she begins to unravel clues that maybe he wasn't who he claimed to be.
With the help of her close circle of friends and the sexy new police detective in town, Emily takes over her late husband's business and searches for answers to his murder. When another woman's husband turns up dead, Ms. Parker is hired to find the real killer before the wife is sent to prison, putting Emily's own life in danger.
Sensual and gripping with murder, romance, mystery, and intrigue--think "Sex and the City" meets "Nancy Drew".
The Paradise Valley Mysteries: The Scent of Lies: Book 1, The Heart of Lies: Book 2, The Chain of Lies: Book 3, The Pursuit of Lies: Book 4,
PLUS a Short Story Prequel: The Edge of Lies
(Most enjoyable if read in order.)
More 5-STAR Praise for The Scent of Lies -
"A fully-rounded story
with juicy bits of intrigue, romance, greed, friendship and hope." ~ Janis McNutt, Amazon Reader
"I loved the characters in this book!
Can't wait for the next book in the series." ~ yhavens, Amazon Reader
OTHER BOOKS by Debra Burroughs:
The Heart of Lies, A Paradise Valley Mystery: Book Two, Second in the series, a sassy small town private eye teams up with a sexy big-city cop to solve a murder mystery. (think "Sex and the City" meets "Nancy Drew")
The Chain of Lies, A Paradise Valley Mystery: Book Three, Third in the series, a small town private eye and her sexy police detective boyfriend, along with a few friends, fight to save girls from a sex slave ring and solve a murder mystery. (think "Sex and the City" meets "Nancy Drew")
The Pursuit of Lies, A Paradise Valley Mystery: Book Four, Fourth in the series, feisty private eye, Emily Parker, launches on a new case as the man she loves is accused of murdering a lovely blonde Assistant District Attorney. The police believe he was having an affair with her and the District Attorney is asking for the death penalty. Struggling against her own doubts, Emily must prove her boyfriend innocent before she loses him to Death Row.
Paradise Valley Mysteries Boxed Set: Books 1 - 3 plus BONUS Short Story Prequel, Contains The Scent of Lies, The Heart of Lies, The Chain of Lies, plus The Edge of Lies, a BONUS Short Story Prequel
Three Days in Seattle, a delicious blend of Romance and Suspense (light Romantic Suspense - think "Castle" meets "Sleepless in Seattle")
She Had No Choice, a Tale of Love and Survival (poignant Family Saga - think Jennifer Lopez and Antonio Banderas meet "The Color Purple")