"Snappy dialogue, good police procedural details, and twisty psychology create white hot tension that thriller fans will love."
--Publisher's Weekly, July 2009
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Still to Come..... Greece and Norway
The First Book in the Sheridan Series
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2010 RITA® Award Winner for
Best First Book
2010 RITA® Award Winner for
Best Romantic Suspense
"Kate Brady's debut novel is everything romantic suspense should be: scary, sexy, pulse-pounding, and page-turning. Remarkable characters, pitch-perfect pacing, and a memorable villian make ONE SCREAM AWAY a standout book. A winner.
--Allison Brennan, New York Times Bestselling Author
"Kate Brady has made her mark with a taut, masterful debut of chilling suspense that grabs you by the throat and heart and won't let go. Riveting storytelling packed with unexpected twists and unforgettable characters. Prepare to stay up all night, then sleep with the lights on."
--Roxanne St. Claire, National Bestselling Author
"Kate Brady's debut novel is everything romantic suspense should be: scary, sexy, pulse-pounding, and page-turning. Remarkable characters, pitch-perfect pacing, and memorable villian make ONE SCREAM AWAY a standout book. A winner."
--Brenda Novak, NY Times Bestselling Author
"One heck of a break-out book from a talented emerging author."
--Kelly Moran, Bookpleasure.com, July 2009
“Brady weaves a tight and gripping mystery…both endearing and intense.”
-- Romantic Times, July 2009
“One Scream Away has it all: rich, multilayered characterizations…a harrowing, serpentine plot, and a diabolical and cunning villain…. She brings a fresh and incredibly skilled voice to the romantic suspense genre and is an author on the fast track to the top.”
-- Martina Bexte, Romance, July 2009
“I read all night with my heart in my throat.”
-- Jane, Dear Author, July 2009
“One Scream Away is a nail-biting story full of pain, mystery, and being one step behind a killer....Ms. Brady has written a powerful novel full of terrifying details and chilling revelations....I really enjoyed not being able to guess everything that was going to happen, leaving me with a feeling of edge of my seat intensity. Add an ending that leaves you guessing and you will find yourself just as susceptible to this author's amazing talent as I was.”
-- Coffeetime Romance and More, July 2009
“One Scream Away is an edge-gripping, fast-paced read…all the way to the end.”
-- Drey’s Library, July 2009
“The pages fly by with action, drama, a touch of romance, and dark dirty secrets revealed along the way. A top-notch romantic suspense! Kate Brady’s debut is just the launching pad for a new suspense writer to be reckoned with.”
-- Wendy’s Minding Spot, July 2009
“...Terrific serial killer thriller....Fans of tense cat and mouse confrontations will want to read this tense tale as Kate Brady is an author the sub-genre can bank on.””
-- Harriett Klausner, Genre Go Round Reviews, July 2009
“A page turner for sure!”
-- Crystal Adkins, Book Reviews, July 2009
“In One Scream Away, Kate Brady keeps you on the edge of your seat with her expert telling of a shocking mystery.”
-- Joshilyn Jackson, Hybrid Mom Insider, July 2009