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Excerpt from IN THE WEEDS

PrologueThe Cessna rocked in the hot wind blowing over the Atlantic, thirty feet below. I held a course of 280 degrees, steering largely by the sun but referring occasionally to the compass. As I approached the three-mile limit ringing Florida, the bales of high-grade marijuana in back, grown by my friends the Morales family, had me slightly on edge. I rocked the wings up, banking first left and then right to make sure I had no company. Those boys in the DEA were a force to be reckoned with.I…

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Danger at the Ballapark Excerpt - Jack Herskowitz

“The inspiration for this book is based on three personal experiences, and what might have been. When my wife Nancy and I were newly married, she accompanied me to baseball games. We attended a Florida Marlins - Atlanta Braves game, at what was then Joe Robbie Stadium. We were sitting in the first row of the second deck immediately behind home plate. Nancy was reading a book as she normally does at baseball games, which represents her level of interest in the game itself; when the Marlin batter…

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The Howling Cliffs: A Sara Mason Mystery

The Howling Cliffs: A Sara Mason MysteryAmazon: http://tinyurl.com/m5e9c4k Chapter 1 Human bones are occasionally sighted along mountain streams in the Hawaiian Islands where Sara Mason had recently purchased a second home. Ancient burials at remote sites are washed away over time by the effect of torrential tropical rains on eroding lava cliffs and steep hillsides. Since those Hawaiian graves were never identified with markers, such bones could belong to a commoner or a King or Queen. No one…

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Excerpt from Black Eagle Force: ISIS

Black Eagle Force: ISISThree rounds ripped through the van's roof with a staccato of distinctive whangs. The first shattered the vehicle's overhead dome light, showering Burner with bits of plastic and pot metal before ripping into the front passenger seat's vinyl cover. "Get down!" Bone yelled as he reached back and slammed Burner's face down between the seats. He moved his upper body over the Secretary's to try to shield him. Loraine ducked her head instinctively.  "Shots fired, shots fired!"…

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