“Toss together a bit of Hawaiian voodoo, a con artist on the trail of a big score, and a wiseass hero. Mix with wit. Add a touch of sarcasm and you have ‘Photo Finish’—a mystery as refreshing as a visit to the islands themselves.” — Deborah Coonts the Lucky O’Toole Vegas Adventure Series
“Kauai Temptations is a fast-paced mystery with quirky characters and loads of island charm. Recipe for a great day at the beach: sunscreen, bamboo mat, mango shave ice, and Kauai Temptations in your beach bag!” — JoAnn Bassett, author of The Islands of Aloha Mystery Series
“Big Island Blues sizzles from a gripping beginning to a finale both taut and sweet. As they say in the islands – Maika’i loa” (Hawaiian for very good).—Bestselling and award-winning author Carolyn Hart
With $5 million and their lives on the line, can a determined criminologist and a beautiful con artist learn to trust each other…or themselves?
“On all levels License to Lie justifiably earned this five star rating!” — San Francisco Book Review (1776 Productions)
“Ambrose touches on high-finance malfeasance, adultery and drug dealing with the kind of snark that will remind readers of Elmore Leonard. . . A solid second round of capers featuring this attractive, cynical couple.” — Kirkus Reviews
Coming in September…
McKenna witnesses a fight over a precious lei niho palaoa in a coffee shop and soon finds the man dead on the streets of Honolulu. McKenna and PI wannabe Chance Logan are determined to find the lei palaoa and the killer, but at what price?