Monday, September 9, 2013

Killer Nashville Blog: The Fictional Serial Killer by R. Barri Flowers

Friends and fans, check out my blog in the Killer Nashville Guest Blog Series, as I talk about the fictional and real life serial killers; as well as my latest bestselling thriller, BEFORE HE KILLS AGAIN.



Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Murder in Maui: A Leila Kahana Mystery

For those of you who love Hawaii -- or Maui, in particular -- and a page turning suspense thriller, you will love my novel, MURDER IN MAUI: A Leila Kahana Mystery.

See what others have to say about this thriller novel:

"MURDER IN MAUI by R. Barri Flowers is a masterful thriller set in the dark underbelly of Maui, with lots of fine action, down and dirty characters, and the vivid details of police procedure one would expect from an author who is also a top criminologist. This is a gripping novel in what promises to be a outstanding series, featuring a truly unforgettable detective in the character of Leila Kahana. A terrific read!" -- Douglas Preston, Co-creator of the Bestselling PENDERGAST series of novels.

"MURDER IN MAUI is a gripping and tightly woven tale you won't want to put down. Author Flowers neatly contrasts the natural beauty of a tropical paradise with the ugliness of murder and its aftermath. Treat yourself to a vacation in Hawaii. You'll want to return again and again." -- John Lutz, Edgar Winner and Bestselling Author of MISTER X

"MURDER IN MAUI is a terrific. Gripping writing, wonderfully rounded characters you really care about, and vivid locations - this novel is a real and rare treat." -- Peter James, Internationally Bestselling Author of DEAD SIMPLE

"MURDER IN MAUI, R. Barri Flowers' debut Leila Kahana mystery, is even hotter than its exotic Hawaiian setting.  This is a police procedure of the highest order, mixing equal parts Sue Grafton and Jeffrey Deaver with a sprinkling of Patricia Cornwell at her best   Sure to make both Kahana and Flowers household names, MURDER IN MAUI is Hawaii 5-0 sharpened to a dark edge beneath the brilliant sunshine." -- Jon Land, Author of STRONG JUSTICE

Now in audio, eBoo,k and print.

Monday, April 15, 2013

Seduced to Kill in Kauai -- A Financial Mystery in Paradise

As the bestselling author of the Hawaii thriller novels, Murder in Maui and Murder in Honolulu, my latest tropical island novel of psychological and erotic suspense and financial intrigue is, SEDUCED TO KILL IN KAUAI.


Pushing forty, Jack Burke was living thegood life as an advertising executive in Kauai, Hawaii. He had a beautiful, sexy wife named Victoria, a beachfront home, and a future that seemed bright asever. Then, practically in the blink of aneye, his life began spiraling out of control.


When his wife suddenly turned cold as ice, his darkest dreams floated to the surface. Combine that with the temptations of a gorgeous and cunning exotic seductress, betrayal, deceit, andmurder, and Jack was left wondering if there was any way out.


Or would he lose everything, including possibly his life and freedom?


See book trailer.

Now in paperback, eBook, and audio. Buy today and experience life in Kauai with enough suspense to keep you on edge!







Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Murder in Honolulu: A Leila Kahana Mystery

From the bestselling author of MURDER IN MAUI, comes a new an island mystery novel, MURDER IN HONOLULU: A Skye Delaney Mystery.

Skye Delaney is a private investigator, security consultant, and ex cop who lives in Waikiki. When her ex husband and former prosecutor turned businessman, Carter Delaney, asks her to find out if his new wife, Darlene, is having an affair, Skye reluctantly agrees to take his case. Little does she know that it will turn out to be far more than infidelity.

Before Skye can confirm his suspicions, she finds Carter dead in her Jacuzzi bath tub, an apparent suicide note stuffed in his mouth. Did he really take his own life with so much to live for? Or was Carter murdered?

The one thing Syke knew for certain was that her German Shepherd, Ollie, had bitten an intruder, who happened to have a AB negative blood type. As did Carter. Coincidence?

As Skye continues to get deeper and deeper into Carter’s death with the assistance of her boyfriend Ridge Larsen, a homicide detective for the Honolulu Police Department, she learns that Carter had a lot of secrets and just as many enemies, including his cheating wife

MURDER IN HONOLULU is first book in an exciting new Hawaii mystery series, featuring Skye Delaney.

"Infidelity and murder in paradise lead to a one of a kind case for PI Skye McKenzie Delaney, and an enjoyable ride for the reader.... A story that will grip you to the end. Definitely put this one on your list." -- John Lutz Edgar Award winner and bestselling mystery author

"An exquisitely rich and masterfully constructed mystery.... A savvy, smooth, and sumptuous read that's as hot as Waikiki beach sand." --Jon Land, bestselling author of Strong Vengeance

"Go ahead. Take a trip to Hawaii. MURDER IN HONOLULU is your ticket. As long you don't mind a surprise around every corner, Skye Delaney will be your streetwise guide." -- Camille Kimball, author of What She Always Wanted

"Intriguing mystery in a tropical paradise with a dynamic PI. A compelling, intriguing read." -- Allen Wyler, author of Dead Wrong

Book Trailer:


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