Margaret Pearce was launched on an unsuspecting commercial world as stenographer and ended up copywriting in an advertising department. She took to writing instead of drink when raising children and was surprised to be published. She completed an Arts Degree at Monash University as a mature age student and lurks in an underground flat in the Dandenongs still writing.
Amelia Martin’s life has fallen to pieces. Worse, she’s one of three hostages kidnapped by bandits while holidaying in the Amazon. When her children refuse to pay the ransom, Amelia acquires a ruthless willpower and deadly determination to survive. Later when she emerges from the jungle, did she find the legendary fountain of youth, or did she discover the woman she’d always been deep inside?
Deep in a dungeon beneath the streets of the Black City, three men await their fate. To escape, they must put aside their differences and band together. Their survival is dependent on their swords, courage, and sheer cunning.