In “Parlay,” Ron, who has been absent from his daughter Hannah’s life for over a decade, suddenly reappears under the shadow of his mysterious past. His previous gambling addiction had led to a devastating divorce from Willow, plunging her and Hannah into financial hardship. His unexpected presence at Hannah’s graduation party triggers a cascade of… Continue reading Parlay
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Dive into the dynamic world of Willow Darby, a fiercely independent single mom and seasoned detective, grappling with the aftermath of a tumultuous divorce. She embraces a fresh start, moving her precious daughter, Hannah, into the warm, yet occasionally cringe-worthy, home of the recently widowed June Darby. Join these three generations of Darby women as they navigate life, love, and laughter under one lively roof.
June Darby, the matriarch, is an endearing blend of wisdom and wit. She may be a tad unfiltered and downright embarrassing at times, but that’s what makes her an irreplaceable favorite amongst our readers!
The charming Hannah Darby is the spitting image of her mother, Willow, in almost every way. Yet, one similarity leaves Willow on edge. The prospect of Hannah’s teenage years reflecting her own sends shivers down this single parent’s spine.
When it comes to matters of the heart, Willow Darby often finds herself in a whirlwind of complexities. From her relationships with men harboring hidden flaws that emerge at the most inopportune moments, to her turbulent dance with the elusive Miles Cooper – the Australian journalist with movie-star looks and a captivating accent that’s hard to resist. Yet, making him commit is as challenging as herding cats.
Despite her trials and tribulations with modern dating methods, such as the often frustrating world of social media, Willow remains steadfast. She knows that somewhere out there, her knight in shining armor awaits. He may not be perfect, but she’s prepared to overlook a few minor dents and scratches. Because, after all, isn’t that what love is all about? Journey with Willow as she navigates through life’s bumps and detours in search of her happily ever after.
Tobias Reed has a lethal talent paired with an insatiable thirst to use it. His heinous acts have left the city gripped in terror feeding an ever growing ego. Detective Willow Darby’s relentless pursuit of justice has now put her in the cross hairs of a prolific killer with his eyes set on the biggest… Continue reading Reticle
Willow Darby hasn’t stepped inside a church since her childhood. A recent pair of gruesome murders has shocked one religious community reopening its scandalous wounds. The high-profile crimes have caused the Vatican to send a mysterious emissary to assist Willow with her investigation. But now this has forced her into walking a diplomatic tight rope… Continue reading Vesper
Aurora Jeffries has been murdered. Her seemingly perfect marriage to a United States Ambassador might expose a double life she surely intended to keep secret. The details of which could possibly alter an already fragile geopolitical landscape inside Tanzania. If Hannah Darby hadn’t skipped school, there wouldn’t have been a witness to the crime. The… Continue reading Peril
Deklyn Boyd is a student favorite on Huron University’s campus. You won’t find an empty seat during any of his lectures. Department colleagues find him personable, engaging and intelligent. But his private life is the reason why documentaries get made and binge watched. Willow Darby’s investigation into a rash of unrelated bombings has drawn her… Continue reading Encounter
The carnival has come to town. An aroma of sweet cotton candy, along with other favorites, circulate on a warm summer breeze inside the fairgrounds. Laughter and screaming from the rides can be heard for a country mile, in any direction. It’s getting late, and Hannah Darby’s best friend Lori Tolliver, hasn’t exited the fun… Continue reading Admission
Willow Darby has found herself deep inside a Michigan forest, and well off the beaten path after attending a multi-level marketing house party. Three financial predators desperate to keep their dirty secrets hidden, have now made her the hunted.
Willow Darby is on a family vacation for the first time in years. It’s the 4th of July weekend on Mackinac Island and Main Street is teeming with tourists from all over the world. Moments before the last scheduled ferry is to arrive and return passengers to the mainland, the mistaken sounds of celebratory fireworks… Continue reading Departure