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South Beach Crime Thriller Series

The South Beach Crime Thriller Series is a collection of novels taking place in South Miami Beach, Florida. Exotic locations and luxurious living combine with hard-edged criminals, and even harder-edged good guys to make for some of the most gripping stories in modern crime fiction. Expect the unexpected on every page!

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BOOK ONE: The Most Beautiful Insanity

“It was raw and edgy and dirty and it was perfect!” Juliette Townsend, Book Blogger

" insider's lens on the grislier truths behind beauty and privilege." The Miami Herald

“Sometimes disturbing, sometimes surreal, oftentimes beautiful, but always excellent!” Andrew Rivas, author of Eat the Rich

Welcome to South Miami Beach, Florida – the glitzy and glamorous location of The Most Beautiful Insanity – the first book in the South Beach Crime Thriller Series. 

When a fashion model suffers a fatal drug overdose, the subsequent police and media scrutiny expose the dangerous and debaucherous underbelly of the modeling industry. Detective Trace Strickland investigates South Beach nightlife, which reveals the involvement of Drexel Waters, a suave yet sociopathic male model.

Meanwhile, the dead girl’s billionaire father unleashes his fury, seeking justice for his daughter's death. A thrilling game of cat-and-mouse begins between him and Drexel. In this world of moral ambiguity, dark secrets, and ruthless revenge, no one can be trusted to stay on the right side of the law, not even the police.

Prepare yourself for a heart-pounding story of murder, mystery, and deceit in The Most Beautiful Insanity. You won’t be able to put this book down!

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BOOK TWO: Sweet Demon Love Baby

“I had the most fun in years reading this book.” Chandler Kitching, author of The Art of Doing Nothing

“The action never fully lets up.” Gail M Baugniet, author of the Pepper Bibeau Mystery Series

In a city of cruelty and deception, one wrong move could mean life or death.

Violence and mystery lurk in the shadows of South Miami Beach. Homicide detective Trace Strickland is plunged into the depths of this underworld when his stripper girlfriend Nora is brutally murdered.

With his back to the wall, Trace launches a desperate investigation to clear his name. The clues he uncovers lead him to a series of shocking revelations—the involvement of his girlfriend in organized crime, the presence of an elusive serial killer, and the unexpected partnership with Camila, Nora’s exotic dancer friend who quickly becomes more than just an informant.

Trace and Camila find themselves in a race against time, as they battle against their own demons to uncover the truth and bring to justice the person responsible for Nora’s death.

Suspense, taut action, and a driving plot, Sweet Demon Love Baby is an edge-of-your-seat thriller that will keep readers breathless until its shocking conclusion.

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