THE PHOENIX CHRONICLES
An urban fantasy series referred to by Barnes and Noble as:
" . . . a Gothic on speed!"
IN THE BEGINNING
(Prequel Short Story)
This short story is a prequel to The Phoenix Chronicles and reveals how Liz came to be an ex-cop and started on the road to becoming the Leader of the Light.
Liz Phoenix does her best not to let anyone on the Milwaukee Police Force know that she's psychic. But her partner, Max Murphy, suspects. She's had one too many spot-on hunches.
When they're sent to the scene of a murder, Liz's latest psychic flash leads to disaster that changes both their lives.
ANY GIVEN DOOMSDAY (Book 1)
Psychic ex-cop Elizabeth Phoenix finds herself thrust into saving the world, one demon at a time. Unaware of the supernatural battle that has been raging since the beginning, Liz becomes the untaught leader of the federation, a collection of seers and demon killers. She's soon pointing out monsters of biblical proportion to her ex-boyfriend Jimmy, a half-vampire battling an army of Nephilim intent on bringing about doomsday.
Unable to control her new powers, Liz travels from Wisconsin to New Mexico where she meets with Sawyer, a powerful Navajo shape-shifter whose secrets frighten her and whose sexuality tempts her.
Caught between two worlds and two men, Liz must juggle it all in a spiral toward Armageddon. She will need all her powers, and those of her friends and lovers, to battle an enemy that could be indestructible.
DOOMSDAY CAN WAIT (Book 2)
In this second installment of The Phoenix Chronicles, pyschic ex-cop, Liz Phoenix has managed to thwart Doomsday once, but the army of demons intent on bringing about the Apocalypse isn't done yet. Neither is Liz.
Having lost three quarters of her troops, Liz must rely on the help of a half-vampire, a fairy and a Navajo skinwalker to keep the end at bay. She believes she's making progress until she meets the Naye'i, or woman of smoke, a powerful demon who is also the mother of the shaman, Sawyer. The Naye'i wants Liz dead. But lately, who doesn't?
Along the way to an epic battle, Liz fights creatures unimaginable. However, if she doesn't discover a way to kill a woman made of smoke, it may be the end of the world as we know it.
APOCALYPSE HAPPENS (Book 3)
In the third installment of the Phoenix Chronicles, Liz Phoenix, the leader of the forces of light battles her dual nature in a continuing effort to save mankind from destruction.
Liz must make use of all her powers. She is not only psychic but also an empath, which gives her the ability to absorb the supernatural powers of others. That combined with the help of her former lover and second in command, Jimmy Sanducci--a half vampire--as well as her mentor, Sawyer, the Navajo Shaman and shape shifter may be all that stands between the human race and the end of the world.
It will take all three of them working together to defeat the forces of darkness. However one or both of them may be working for the other side. Whom can Liz trust with her life? More importantly, whom can she trust with the lives of every person on earth?
Though Liz has succeeded in delaying doomsday, it may be impossible to prevent Apocalypse from happening.
CHAOS BITES (Book 4)
It's not the end of the world--yet. But it's coming.
Liz Phoenix has more to deal with than her dead lover visiting her in her dreams, now she has his shape-shifting baby.
As she attempts to make sense of the chaos that is her life, while cheating death at every turn, Liz must call on the help of ex-lover Jimmy Sanducci, who may be the only one she can trust.
Fleeing from those who want the baby dead, Liz must find the Book of Samyaza, which might contain the secret to raising the Navajo shaman, Sawyer, from the dead. To defeat the demons bent on bringing down Armageddon, she's going to need all the help she can get.
DANCES WITH DEMONS (4+ Novella)
When a demon comes calling Megan Murphy's bar blows sky-high, and she's suddenly on the run with her klutzy day shift bartender, the exceedingly gorgeous Quinn Fitzpatrick.
Quinn has been in love with Megan from the moment he saw her. Too bad he's living a lie. He isn't as klutzy as he makes out, nor as human as she believes. Quinn was sent to protect Megan from anything that slithers.
But there's danger afoot, and the best place for them both is one that’s far, far away. A place Quinn Fitzpatrick once called home. Ireland--land of fairies and gargoyles, shape-shifters, dragons and more.
There they will dance with demons, and Megan will uncover every secret Quinn has.
"There Will Be Demons" (4+ShortStory)
Contains a Phoenix Chronicle Short Story featuring the fairy, Summer Bartholomew, and dhampir, Jimmy Sanducci.
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