|New Books and Stories from Neil S. Plakcy|
|Children of Noah|
|In eight books, police detective Kimo Kanapa'aka has investigated homicides and other crimes that
take place in Honolulu's District 1, which covers the downtown area from Liliha Street to Punahou Street and from Round Top Drive to Ala Moana
Beach, including the Aloha Tower. His cases have taken him around the island, from the Windward to the Leeward Coast and up through the center
of the island to the North Shore.
Now, Kimo and his detective partner Ray Donne have accepted an assignment to the FBI's Joint Terrorism Task Force, where personnel from a variety of Federal and local agencies are loaned to the Bureau to work on complex cases.
Kimo and Ray must negotiate a new bureaucracy and a tricky case, which begins with threatening letters sent to a U.S. Senator and his family. Things heat up as they discover connections to other harassment of mixed-race couples and families, even children. Since his new-born twins are a mix of many cultures, from Hawaiian to haole to Japanese to Korean, Kimo feels especially motivated to solve this case.
|Click here to order the e-book from MLR in any e-format. It should be available at other retailers soon.|
|Love on the Web|
|I've returned to the world of Three
Lambs for another story of young gay men looking for love and career
success on South Beach. Manny Suarez had his book, Love
on Site, and Gavin Kaczmarek had his, Love
on Stage. Now it's Larry's turn.
Larry Leavis is too smart and geeky for his family, too gangly and awkward among other gay guys. He's never felt like he fits anywhere until he meets handsome entrepreneur Julian Argento and agrees to help him build a website for his fledgling web translation company.
Julian isn't the only guy with his eye on Larry, though. Sexy client Victor Kunin has plans for Larry that go way beyond developing an app for his modeling agency. All this attention has Larry confused. Is Julian using him for his awesome coding skills, or is there something more between them - something that could be destroyed if Julian finds out about some very kinky trysts at Victor's place?
Buy it from Loose Id, at Amazon, Barnes & Noble, or the ibookstore.
|Dog Have Mercy|
|In the sixth golden retriever mystery, Dog Have
Mercy, Christmas approaches and reformed hacker Steve Levitan tries
to help a fellow ex-con now working at the vet's office in Stewart's Crossing.
His curiosity, and the crime-solving instincts of his golden retriever,
Rochester, kick in when liquid potassium ampoules are stolen from the vet
and Steve's new friend is a suspect.
Is this theft connected to a drug-running operation in North Philly? Or to a recent spate of deaths at the local nursing home? And can Steve continue to resist his computer-hacking impulses or will his desire to help others continue to lead him into trouble? Buy it at Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Smashwords and the iBookstore.
|Finding Freddie Venus|
|Aidan and Liam's new client is former gay porn star Freddie Venus, who survived an epic slide and now
lives a solitary life in a restored farmhouse outside Nice. He hires bodyguards when he begins to believe he is being stalked.
Newt Camilleri is a sad, overweight fifty-year-old who writes gay unicorn porn but has no romantic life. He has fled his dead-end job and old life to start again on the Riviera. When he spots Freddie, his porn idol, in a grocery store, he kicks off the plot that will bring them together.
But Freddie's past is about to come back to haunt him. Will Aidan and Liam be able to save Freddie, and help him and Newt start a new story together? Have Body Will Guard #7, Finding Freddie Venus, is now available as an ebook from Loose Id, as well as Amazon, iTunes, and Barnes and Noble .
|Genie for Hire|
| An ancient genie in a modern, buff body,
Biff Andromeda can't use his magical powers for his own benefit, so he
opens a detective agency in a Miami suburb. A damsel in distress, photographer
Sveta Pshkov, hires him to retrieve a stolen set of boudoir photos she
took of a Russian mobster's wife-snapped for her boyfriend's pleasure,
not her husband's.
Biff's investigation into the spreading tentacles of the Russian mafia turns personal when he realizes that the dangerous female genie he has loved and lost over centuries has a desperate stake in the outcome. Now available at Amazon.com, Barnes and Noble, ibooks, and Smashwords, and in print from CreateSpace.
|See You Soon?|
I'll be in Raleigh, NC this year for Bouchercon. Stop by and say hello!
|Now in Audio|
|If you like audiobooks, I hope you'll consider
mine. At Amazon, just select the Audible version.
The Golden Retriever Mysteries
#1 - In Dog We Trust at Amazon or ibooks
#2 - The Kingdom of Dog at Amazon or ibooks
#3 - Dog Helps Those at Amazon or ibooks
#4 - Dog Bless You at Amazon or ibooks
#5 - Dog Have Mercy at Amazon or ibooks
Genie for Hire: A Biff Andromeda Mystery at Amazon or ibooks
Cleis has created audiobook editions of the anthologies I've edited for them:
What Else is New?
I'm dipping my toes in several new streams
right now. There's a Steve and Rochester story in an anthology from Untreed Reads,
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