The Scent of Lies by Debra Burroughs

Book 1 in the Paradise Valley Mysteries series

She wants answers. He wishes he didn’t want her. Can they stave off a killer long enough to give love a second chance?

Emily lost her P.I. husband far too soon. To pay the mounting bills and solve his cold-case murder, she dives headfirst into the family business. When she takes the case of a wrongfully accused wife, Emily’s biggest obstacle is a sexy cop who refuses to back down.

Detective Colin Andrews catches killers to forget his tragic past. When a cute P.I. doubts his hunch about a murderer, he can’t close the case or get the gorgeous rival off his mind. But if he’s not careful, his budding feelings may prove to be a fatal distraction.

As Emily and Colin’s clash brings them closer, can they uncover the truth before a murderer kills off their happy ending?

The Scent of Lies is the first book in the Paradise Valley romantic cozy mystery series. If you like captivating characters, juicy intrigue, and clean romance, then grab this exciting book today!

“A great start to an exciting series!” – B. Vance, Amazon Reviewer