Who isn't hiding a secret? That's what Private Investigator Jade O'Reilly wonders as she looks into the theft of an artifact destined for the local art museum. The artifact's owner is a man so wealthy he could buy the county and who wouldn't mind also investing time into Jade. His advances don't please Keith, Jade's romantic interest. But that's t the only source of conflict in the developing relationship. Why doesn't Keith want Jade applying to carry a concealed handgun? Will Keith convince Jade to scrap her application, or will Keith's mind change as Jade's investigation takes a deadly twist? Hidden Betrayal is the second vel in the Jade O'Reilly Mystery series by Amazon Bestselling Mystery Author Tamara Ward. The first vel in the series, Private Deception, joins multiple short stories that follow Jade on other adventures. In all, action and light romance combine with engaging characters and humor for page-turning whodunits set in the fictional coastal town of Sweetwater, NC.
Amazon Bestselling Mystery Author Tamara Ward's storylines and characters combine for fun, fast-paced, can't-put-it-down reads. Her published mystery novels include Private Deception, Storm Surge, and Silver Flashing. In her mysteries, you'll find characters who keep readers hooked, strong-willed women sleuths, and a sprinkling of humor. For more information, visit Tamara Ward's website at http: //www.authortamaraward.com.