The Wolf Lake Thriller and Mystery Series
He’s hunting a psychopath. And now the killer wants him dead.
Thomas Shepherd is no ordinary hero. As an LAPD detective, he survived a near-fatal shooting. And he has Asperger’s syndrome.
With over 10,000 four- and five-star reviews on Amazon, the Wolf Lake Thriller and Mystery series is a must-read for fans of tense thrillers with unique twists.
On the surface, the Wolf Lake books are dark, gripping mysteries with terrifying killers and pulse-pounding action. Beneath lay stories of redemption, overcoming adversity, and the powers of friendship and love. This combination leaves readers screaming for more.
Each novel in the Wolf Lake series reads like a stand-alone killer thriller, but you’ll want to consume the entire series and watch the characters evolve and grow.
The chilling mystery and thriller series with characters you’ll die for. A page-turning thrill ride.
Her Last Breath – Book 1
After a near-fatal shooting, Detective Thomas Shepherd returns home to Wolf Lake. He accepts a deputy’s position with the Nightshade County Sheriff’s Department and buys his late-uncle’s lakeside home, hoping to rebuild his life.
Then a headless corpse washes ashore, and Thomas is thrown into a murder investigation.
Is a psychopath hunting the village of Wolf Lake?
The evidence implicates a troubled youth with a violent past. But Thomas isn’t so sure. Now the village is against him, demanding an arrest. But is the real killer still on the hunt?
The thriller and mystery that readers can’t get enough of. Borrowing elements from Lisa Gardner, Karin Slaughter, Dean Koontz, and the Thomas Harris Hannibal Lecter novels, Her Last Breath is an instant classic.
Fatal Mercy – Book 2
The villagers of Wolf Lake are dying of suspicious causes.
Their deaths have nothing in common, except each victim knew the priest from the local church. Sheriff Gray blames the priest for driving drunk two years ago and causing his wife to fatally crash on icy roads. But Gray could never prove it, and now he wants to pin the new murders on the priest.
Deputy Thomas Shepherd considers Gray a mentor and father figure. Can Thomas maintain a friendly working relationship with the sheriff while he pursues the truth?
Another death rocks Wolf Lake. A killer is stalking the darkness. What is the murderer’s motive?
When Thomas’s friend disappears, he fears the killer is to blame. Time is running out.
Can he stop the murderer before another innocent life is lost?
River of Bones – Book 3
Six years ago, a teenage girl named Skye Feron vanished from Wolf Lake and was never found.
Then a grisly discovery. A state park ranger digs up human bones beneath Lucifer Falls. Are these Skye’s remains?
Upon hearing the disturbing news, the missing girl’s friends return to Wolf Lake. Thomas Shepherd, the new sheriff of Nightshade County, interviews the friends about Skye and believes they’re hiding a dark secret. A ghost is linked to their past, and now someone is targeting all of them.
After one of the women vanishes, Thomas encounters the monster who has been tracking Skye’s friends for six years. The heart-pounding ending will leave you breathless.
A terrifying thriller and mystery with a shocking twist. River of Bones is one of the scariest thrillers you’ll read this year.
The Killing Moon – Book 4
Imagine it’s the night before Halloween. You’re awake late at night and listening to a horror podcast.
Tonight’s topic – The Halloween Man, a killer of legend who murders innocents on Halloween. But something goes wrong. Terribly wrong. Someone attacks the host during the live podcast and murders her.
Or so it seems. Is this an elaborate prank? Or did a murder occur with thousands of people listening?
Sheriff Thomas Shepherd is skeptical at first. But the deeper he digs into the investigation, the more troubled he becomes. Two people are missing, and everyone he speaks to implicates The Halloween Man.
Thomas doesn’t believe in ghosts and legends. He knows a madman is stalking the night and using famous horror movie scenes as inspiration for his murders.
A chilling tale that straddles the line between mystery and classic horror.