The Creative Peak

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Deceit and Regret

Mel Cope

A Mystery Thriller

Until now Zoe’s life had been transient. She had only just broken free of the hostels and cheap rented rooms. It had been lonely and friendless. She knew that her fight for a good life hadn’t come without pain both for her and the people she had known. Her only hope was that they would forget her, because they would never forgive her. She was still only a young women in her twenties. Her career had suddenly blossomed. She could see a life ahead with money and friends. But would the past go away?

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Anxiety and Anger

'A look of panic came on to Jacqui’s face as she uttered, ‘Perhaps, I’ve said too much.’

C T Luxon

A Murder Mystery

A snap decision brought Jenny Maltravers to settle in the quiet and picturesque Derbyshire village of Peaklow. She was made welcome by the local people and
looked forward to a long and contented stay. One of first people in the village that she had met died suddenly. Gradually she became deeply embroiled in the local scandal, during which time she realised the peaceful veneer was not all
that it seemed. Could she carry on living her contented and secluded life when terror and intrigue were closing in on her. Was she safe? Was it time to move somewhere else? Was she being targeted ?

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Cocktail of Men

‘I’m never going to work with her again!’

T A Cherry

A Contemporary Romance

Amber is a fiery actress desperate to be a star. Her lucky break has come and she’s starring in a West End theatre, with one of the leading actors of the day. She’s heard rumours that they will close early. Stress is getting to her and she lavishes her temper tantrums on anyone who gets in the way. Don’t they realise she is taking the first steps towards stardom! Her outlook takes a different turn when her life begins to collapse around her. She’s at her lowest point ever. Suddenly having no money hits her hard. The glamour has gone! What can she do to get back on the stardom track? Will the men in her life be a help or a hindrance? That is what she must find out!

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Tangles

T A Cherry

Modern Romance

Melissa was heartbroken when her long time boyfriend walked out on her. To distract her from loneliness she put all her efforts into her new hairdressing
salon. Her father, a kind and benevolent man, had supported her all the way to winning a national hairdressing award. The future looked good for her.
In her mid-twenties, tall and beautiful, she has the pick of the local men. It was time to step out from behind her father’s shadow, run her new business and find a handsome man. But things didn’t quite go according to plan! Even though there were plenty of men available, nothing seemed to go smoothly. There was a problem around every corner!

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Whispers of Marriage

‘No daughter of mine shall keep a journal. They are the work of the devil.’

G M Terry

Historical Fiction

In the harsh world of 18th century provincial life, how would three young woman fare? Would their nuptials be ones of love or would the only option be arranged marriages to older men seeking an heir? Anna was a dutiful daughter, and would, when the time came, reluctantly follow her father’s wishes. She had now reached the age for the arrangement of her marriage. Her father a stalwart member of the Cathedral’s clergy would soon be searching the local families for a suitable match. Her dowry would ensure a man of substance, but would she be able to give her heart to him?

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Cocktail of Secrets

C T Luxon

Murder Mystery

Amy is tall, good-looking and in her early thirties. But all is not well. Just before her wedding day, the man of her dreams decided a rich heiress was more to his liking. She was devastated. To help her get over her despondency her brother has invited her to stay. She isn’t hopeful of being pulled out of the doldrums, as he is the vicar in a small South Yorkshire village. He has warned her that nothing ever happens there. But the discovery of a body changes all that. She is thrown into the suspicions that a murder generates. As the secret life of the village is exposed, so she is forced into meeting several of the village men. And men were definitely not on her agenda!

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Weaving a Tangled Web

Terry Melvin

A Mystery Thriller

Accusations! They dominate Daz Faulkner’s life. He also has talent and is driven to succeed. Daz is planning to get to the top in the computer industry, but faces immediate problems because he is down on his luck and financial hardships are beginning to bite. The constant bickering with his long-term girlfriend means the relationship is going nowhere. He is desperate for some quick money to turn his life around. But how can he get some when everything seems stacked up against him? He knows there is no turning back, he must press on, but dare he risk running close to the law. Then three new intriguing women come into his life, but are they what they seem to be? Daz struggles to deal with their competing demands. He is forced into some murky deals. The web of intrigue and deception deepens, especially as the police always seem to looking over his shoulder. Can he get his life back on track and rebuild his relationship?

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Model for Murder

Mel Cope

A Mystery Thriller

Andrea is an international supermodel married to Martin, the UK’s youngest Police Superintendent. They become a celebrity couple after Martin is praised on the front pages of newspapers for his courage. Whilst she is drawn away to the fashion houses of the world, and Martin dedicates himself to the hard and gruelling work of his job, they are the epitome of a happily married couple. Suddenly things start to go wrong. Martin’s reputation is on-the-line when he fails to make progress in solving an armed robbery near where they both live. The stress is heaped on him when one of Andrea’s friends is killed. He tries to protect his wife from the horror of violence and death, but she is at the centre of the events. Andrea wants to help her husband but has to deal with Martin’s contrary inspector, who wants her out of harm’s way. The memory of her dead friend means she desperately wants to help. As the case deepens, she becomes frightened, but will not give it as she knows she must give it her all. The fashion catwalks beckon her to return to normal, but will she be safe?

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Will He Come Back?

T A Cherry

A Modern Romance

Fashion was Jessica’s entire life before she fell in love. She loved the drama at being at the cutting edge of the fashion world. She worked hard and played into the night in the high spots of London, Rome and Paris. Then she met Justin. He was a City high flier, with a salary to match. It was love at first sight and she never looked back. They married and two children quickly followed. She became a proud mum at home, and dedicated herself to her husband and kids. She is now in her late thirties and on impulse Justin has recently bought a farm in a remote part of the Peak District and moved his family there. But with her daughter at boarding school and her son starting university, she is getting lonely and longs for the high life again. And then Justin leaves as usual one Monday morning, but it wasn’t for work, he was going to another woman.

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The Elusive Quest

T M Elvey

Contemporary Fiction

The past meant she now had no friends, little money and an ailing father. She feared starting a relationship. The dark days couldn’t be blanked from her mind. She had tried many times, but had never succeeded. All she wanted was to go back to the happy times. Would the long summer days bring the peace of mind and tranquillity that she earnestly desired? Her own boldness frightened her when she decided to meet five strangers. In a rash moment she had decided that a walking holiday in the Peak District would bring her out of her shell, but could she go through with it? The profiles she received gave her anticipation and fear. She only wanted one friend. Was that too much to ask? The businessman is a rich widower. Should she dare to think of him as a potential...... Perhaps it would be the other man in the group, he was a slick salesman, and was very good- looking...... Friendship was more important to her than a relationship so perhaps one of the woman could become her friend. The police officer, now she looked a steady sort. Or the woman in her forties, she was old enough to have views on life, but young enough to understand. But it would be the farm worker who was nearest to her age. She wondered why they all wanted to join her on a holiday.

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