Author of character-driven mysteries and thrillers
My Latest Project: The Kat Eland Series
A new mystery thriller series about Kat Eland.
The Runaway Sister (Prequel)
Most would kill for what twelve-year-old Kat was born into. The Grant family had more money than they could spend in a thousand lifetimes. But when her charming sixteen-year-old brother dies, her world screeches to a halt.
Years later, she finds her happiness in the arms of Bryce Barton, an exchange student from Jamaica. As she teeters on the edge of adulthood, she is ready to live life on her terms, but her privilege shackles her tighter to a life she’s outgrown. Then with the sudden disappearance of someone close to her, she’s cornered into making an irreversible decision. And there are some things wealth cannot fix.
The Runaway Sister is the prequel novella for the Kat Eland Series and can be read as a standalone.
On the heels of the prequel, comes…
The Detectives Wife (Book 1)
Kat’s life is an endless string of Groundhog Days. After her daughter goes to college, there’s little left to fill her time. Content and married to a cold-case homicide detective, she is bored. The only colorful part of her week is the neighborhood book club and her friend Ramona’s hair.
Until she accidentally sees the photograph in her husband’s briefcase. Nearly two decades ago, the case shook the community – The MMM Girls. Their mother brutally murdered all three of her young daughters. With DNA advances and a secondary case cropping up, the detectives revisit the case. How can they not see what is clear to her? And if she’s right, there’s a killer still on the loose.
Nosing into a world where she doesn’t belong sets in place a sinister chain of events. In the meantime, someone has figured out some of her secrets, too… As bodies pile up, the only way to stop it is to solve the case. A case she isn’t supposed to know anything about.
Curiosity… what will it do to Kat?
The Prodigal Daughter (Book 2) – Coming soon!
“The Prodigal Daughter,” the second book in the Kat Eland series by author Ava Page, continues the pulse-pounding journey of the detective’s wife.
Kat Eland has always been skilled at keeping secrets, but as she discovers hidden truths about those closest to her, she is forced to confront uncomfortable realities. In this thrilling sequel, Kat races to unravel the mysteries that threaten to tear down everything she has built.
As Kat embarks on a perilous quest for truth, she realizes that her past is more complex than she ever imagined. With so much at stake, the shocking revelations she uncovers could put her in danger and jeopardize the safety of those she loves.
Packed with suspense and unexpected twists, “The Prodigal Daughter” is an unputdownable thriller that will leave readers gripping the edge of their seats. Will Kat be able to uncover the truth without sacrificing everything she holds dear?
My Latest Standalone Novel: The Watcher
From Amazon’s Hot New Release author of Thick as Water
comes a gripping new novel about a mother, her daughter, and the dark secrets coming back to haunt them both.
More than once, she felt someone watching her. But what
Since her husband’s death, Maggie Becker has tried to make her daughter Emily’s life as normal as possible. Finally, with her daughter grown and heading off to college, Maggie can focus on healing and living again. But first, she makes one last gift, a photo book for her daughter. What she finds in the pictures makes the hairs on the back of her neck stand on end.
A stranger lurks in too many photos to be a coincidence. In fact, he’s been a constant, unknown presence since the death of her husband. Trusting her intuition, she hires a private investigator. Maggie turns from mother excited to watch her daughter launch into adulthood, to a race to save her family from harm. Afraid to include the authorities for fear the watcher will murder her daughter, she must do it herself. Because the killer is always near. Maggie has the photos to prove it. Emily would be dead before her mother finished the phone call. The more Maggie digs, the more secrets she finds.
What her husband kept from her may kill them all.
My Debut Novel: Thick as Water
Thick as Water: A contemporary fiction novel that will grab hold of the reader from start to finish. In the first week, the novel was ranked in a number of categories as an Amazon Hot New Release for all book formats (ebook, paperback and hardcover).
I would like you both to come in. For Agnes and Liam, life is never the same after these words. In one afternoon, every vow in their marriage is a challenge: For worse. For poorer. In sickness.
Agnes and Liam must confront unexpected challenges and decide: Will they choose each other? Is their marriage worth everything they’ve worked for in this life? How private is information on the internet? Is technology stripping away life’s mysteries a blessing or a curse?
The story grapples with the ever-blurring line between privacy and the media. It tackles the big questions of the rising popularity of medical and DNA testing coupled with ongoing cybersecurity threats.
If light is cast on their dark past, will it take away its power, or destroy their lives? Get your copy today
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