Terri Blackstock is a New York Times best-selling author, with over six million copies sold worldwide. She is best known for her ability to weave action-packed plots with an element of romance – her page-turning thrillers never fail to have readers on the edge of their seats.
‘Truth Stained Lies’, the second book in the ‘Moonlighters Series’, was awarded the 2014 ACFW Carol Award in the Mystery/Suspense/Thriller category, adding to the previous two Carol Awards she has won. The third installment in that series, ‘Twisted Innocence’ will soon be released (February 2015).
Her goal when writing is to entertain with page-turning plots, while challenging readers to think and grow. She hopes to remind them that they’re not alone and their trials have a purpose.
Favorite Verses: Jeremiah 29:11 and Ephesians 3:20. I have a plan for you, declares the Lord, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. (NIV)
New: On the Horizon!
Casey didn't kill her friend Brent, however her clothes and car are so covered with bloody evidence that she's forced to flee and live as a fugitive until she can discover who did. Former army criminal investigator Dylan Roberts is determined to track Casey down. Can she stay one step ahead of him until she's vindicated?
The Moonlighters Series
Cathy Cramer is a former lawyer and investigative blogger who writes commentary on local homicides. When she finds a threatening note warning her that she's about to experience the same kind of judgment and speculation that she dishes out in her blog, Cathy writes it off as mischief. until her brother is caught in the middle of a murder investigation the victim is his ex-wife. As her brother is tried and convicted in the media, and bloggers and commentators like her have a field day, Cathy wonders if she should have taken the threat more seriously.
Juliet Cole's life has been dismantled by the murder of her husband. She doesn't know who-or what-to trust when everything she has believed to be true about her marriage has been a lie. When Juliet Cole's husband of fifteen years is gunned down in a dark parking lot before her eyes, she thinks it was a random shooting. Suddenly, Juliet realizes that she and her children could be in danger. She teams up with her sisters and PI Michael Hogan to dig into the sham her husband has been living for years. Are she and her sisters skilled enough as sleuths to get to the truth?
Holly Cramer has worked hard to keep the identity of her daughter's father a secrey. She is shamed and embarrassed by the one-night stand. But when the police knock on her door searching for Creed Kershaw, she realizes his identity isn't as hidden as she thought. The fact that Creed is a person of interest in a recent drug-related murder only increases her humiliation.
When Holly's path crosses with Creed's, she is unsure whether to be terrified of him or trust him. His tenderness with their daughter makes her want to believe his story, that he had nothing to do with the murder. But then she discovers that Creed has a connection to Leonard Miller, the man who killed several members of her family and kidnapped her nephews and things only become more complicated.