New book launch: Wired Hard

By Toby Neal Wired Hard, the third book in Toby Neal’s Paradise Crime series, is now out on major e-tailers — and soon in bookstores! Paradise has nowhere to hide from a thief with an obsession. Security specialist Sophie Ang has a new case: someone is looting artifacts from a royal Hawaiian archeology site on Maui. Things get deadly fast, and Sophie’s friend, Lei Texeira, Maui homicide detective, takes the case. The women track a killer whose tangled motives extend high into the world of Hawaiian cultural affairs, and deep into the darkest of human motivations—and all the while, Sophie walks […]

BestSelling authors team up to write scorching hot series

The Scorch series: A collaborative effort iAi members Toby Neal and Emily Kimelman have teamed up to produce a six-book romantic thriller series that is already climbing the bestseller lists. Set in a post-apocalyptic United States, the Scorch series combines romance and action in the fast-paced, vivid storytelling style these two bestsellers share. The extremely contagious Scorch Flu is sweeping the nation, killing nearly everyone who gets infected, and the results are the breakdown of American civilization. The series tells the story of the pandemic through the experiences of the Luciano family of Philadelphia: brothers JT, Dolf, Nando, Cash, Luca […]

Trojan: A new book from bestseller Alan McDermott

Trojan, a new thriller by founding iAi member Alan McDermott, launches on Amazon on January 12, 2017. This new book features some familiar characters from McDermott’s bestselling Tom Gray series, but not that title character himself. “Tom Gray has been through some rough times, so I decided to give him some time off and let Andrew Harvey and the team from MI5 step up and have their own adventure,” the author says. “There are lots of familiar characters for those who have read the Gray series, but it can easily be read as a standalone.” What’s it about? When MI5 […]

A new Cassidy Jones novel

Cassidy Jones fans will rejoice to learn that the fifth installment in the bestselling series is soon to be out, and features a redesigned, powerful cover by the renowned David C. Cassidy. What it’s about Some boundaries should never be crossed… The diabolic Metal Woman takes three people hostage. Her ransom demand: the location of a mysterious and unprecedented weapon, rumored to have been a gift to the Third Reich from Vulcan, the Roman god of fire. When a rescue attempt goes sideways, Cassidy Jones seeks justice. Her quest leads her to the Seattle Underground, where she falls into the […]

Book launch: The Girl with the Gun by Emily Kimelman

New member Emily Kimelman has just launched the eighth book in her bestselling Sydney Rye series, The Girl with the Gun. And if you buy it this week, Emily will send you free e-book and audiobook versions of the second volume in the series, Death in the Dark. About The Girl with the Gun When international fugitive Sydney Rye turns herself over to authorities in order to protect the vigilante network she inspired, her freedom depends on helping Homeland Security shift the tides in a war for “hearts and minds.” Recruiting female fighters to take on jihadists because being killed by […]

Four bestsellers join iAi

Four bestselling authors have joined Independent Authors International: Emily Kimelman, author of the bestselling Sydney Rye series and the Kiss serial Bob Nailor, author of contemporary literature, as well as science-fiction, fantasy and non-fiction Toby Neal, author of the Lei Crime series and other island literature, and Kathleen Valentine, author of the bestselling Beacon Hill Chronicles, Halcyon Beach Chronicles and Marienstadt series. All four are full iAi members as of September 1. Emily Kimelman was born in Philadelphia, has lived in Texas and Moscow, and has travelled the world. Her own dog became the inspiration for Blue, the fictional companion […]

Dead Man Lying: new release by Scott Bury

IAI founding member Scott Bury launches his latest mystery, Dead Man Lying on June 27, 2016. What’s Dead Man Lying about? She knows when you’re lying …FBI Special Agent Vanessa Storm is back on Maui to catch a killer. With lush rain forests, black sand beaches, and a laid-back lifestyle, Maui offers the perfect retirement location for once-famous country singer Steven Sangster … until he ends up dead. As the killer, or killers, strike again and again, Detective Lei Texeira and FBI Special Agent Vanessa Storm must untangle the lies spun by the singer’s associates, friends, family — and the singer […]

New iAi title: The Wife Line

The Wife Line is the latest iAi title and the second book published by iAi founding member Scott Bury in 2016. About The Wife Line Human traffickers are selling young women from eastern Europe as sex slaves and killing them when they become inconvenient. Sydney Rye’s job is only to protect her client, until a mysterious, aggravating and irresistible young crusader pulls her and Blue on a far more dangerous path: taking down the whole slaving ring. If you like Emily Kimelman’s Sydney Rye series featuring a strong female character, her canine best friend, Blue, tons of action and a […]

Gray Salvation: Alan McDermott adds to the Tom Gray saga

Fans of non-stop, pulse-pounding action thrillers are thrilled with the arrival of Alan McDermott’s sixth volume in the Tom Gray series, Gray Salvation. Once again, British Intelligence finds its only hope is Tom Gray. The series began in 2011 with Gray Justice, which has been an Amazon bestseller ever since. Reader demand prompted Alan to create a series, and protagonist Tom Gray literally circling the globe through two installments, Gray Resurrection and Gray Redemption. “When I started Gray Salvation, I had no idea what Tom’s involvement was going to be. I’ve never been one for plotting out a story, so […]

Sale! After the War is just 99¢ until September 13

Autumn Birt’s After the War: Friends of my Enemy, Book 2 is on sale for 99¢ until Sunday 9/13 from Amazon US and UK. What’s After the War about? How do you remove a war hero from power? Known as the Lady Grey, her leadership won the apocalyptic war that ravaged Europe. But now in 2068 and three years into the official peace, the alliance she’s maintained with the seven ministers who rule Europe falters under the lack of an external threat. They want back the power she claimed in a bid to protect the continent; an authority they never authorized. […]