When Celina Payne and Jack Charbonnet discover the body of their close friend Errol Petrie, both think he died of a heart attack following sex. Not wanting to have their friend embarrassed, Jack and Celina clean up the bathroom where he died. It isnt until the police arrive that they begin to suspect Errol was murdered.

Errols death also threatens the survival of Dreams, a childrens organization he founded. Celina has been helping to run the organization and Jack is a major investor, so both will do whatever it takes to keep Errols dream alive.

Plagued by Celinas family problems and Jacks fatal ties to the mob, the duo must join forces if they are to survive the treachery, danger and deceit swirling all around them.

FRENCH QUARTER is a wonderful novel by one of the genres most unique and special voices. Acclaimed author Stella Cameron hits an all-time high with this enormously intriguing novel that is filled with searing passion and explosive suspense. (June, 384 pp., $6.99)

Reviewed by: 
Jill M. Smith