When Dr. Angela Brennan’s daughter dies shortly after surgery, Angela reluctantly employs the spirit world to fight the battle of her life against power-hungry hospital colleagues who will stop at nothing to conceal the truth.
In this nail-biting thriller, Dr. Julian Stryker attempts to help a troubled physician struggling to maintain the façade of a perfect life, a veneer which conceals her sociopathic reality. When Stryker becomes the warped doctor's latest obsession, he finds himself entangled in a seemingly inescapable web of deceit and murder.
A riveting tapestry of murder, blackmail and the resilience of the human spirit is woven together in this heart-wrenching tale of an irrepressible little girl and her exhausting odyssey from extreme and sudden loss back to normalcy.
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WINS When Words Count's Pitch Week XV!
In an effort to promote empathy & understanding, Elizabeth Splaine created a new column titled In Their Shoes, a brief glimpse into someone else's unique circumstances.
Elizabeth Splaine's interview at Authorvoices.com.
Mr. King has proclaimed that we shall go.
I will miss my children, though I know they will be well tended.
I enter the room where my armor is kept and survey the options. Heavy metal will be best, as my opposition will be fierce. But first, the under layers: silk and leather.
I ply my face with warpaint and slip my family crest medallion over my head, careful not to jostle my hair.
Mr. King tells me that the Coach is downstairs. I run and fetch the purse.
I don’t want to be late to the cocktail party.