K.L. (Kristi) Barnes is the author of the newly released Maeve Tidewell - Pay Series published exclusively with Amazon. She grew up in the mountains of western Colorado where the icy snows and frigid winds sent her fleeing to the Arizona desert at the first opportunity. She lives now in the dry Phoenix heat with her two dogs, Jasmine and Dmitri, along with a pond full of Koi.
Kristi loves to travel, spend time with her daughters and friends, and she would not consider starting her day without a rousing round of meditation.
Her love of books - and (we assume) a lot of time on her hands while living back home in western Colorado - led to the creation of the thrilling and suspenseful series that her readers are swearing has made them fans for life.
Her main interests are friendships and wine! But seriously, she practices daily meditation, hoping to become a better person, and contribute something good to the world.
A young woman, a man from her past, and a psychic connection between two strangers sets the stage for a dangerous situation where heroes emerge when we least expect them to.
Maeve Tidewell has a gift, of sorts. She sees glimpses of the future in her dreams. Unfortunately for her, Joseph Binyon wants that gift for his own.
When Maeve wakes to find she is being held captive by the disturbed man from her past, she realizes she stands to lose much more than her vision. She stands to lose her life.
As Maeve plans her daring escape, a stranger enters her dreams. She reaches out to him for help before Joseph has time to complete his bizarre ceremony.
Ben Drake hopes to strengthen his relationship with his teenage son during a road trip that takes him from California to the picture perfect mountains of Colorado. But strange dreams begin to fill Ben's nights and, when he discovers Maeve Tidewell is missing, he is compelled to search for her in the vast woodlands high above the valley floor they call home.
Ben doesn’t question the connection he experiences with Maeve as he sleeps. He only knows that if she is going to survive, he’ll have to risk everything.
Pay The Piper: A Maeve Tidewell Suspense
When a friend is in trouble, Maeve Tidewell reaches out to help. But her involvement might just bring greater danger to the people she loves.
Maeve is only trying to help her best friend when she walks blindly into the world of teenage drugs. She soon learns that there is more than one kind of evil in the world. As Maeve gets closer to finding out who is really behind the teen drug trade in her home town, she realizes that one dealer will go to any lengths to protect his interests.
Now Maeve must decide if it is worth her life to go after the man who threatens to destroy everything she holds dear.
Ben Drake returns to Colorado under the guise of writing a story on teen drug use. But is that why he’s really come back? While he tries to convince himself that he is not there for Maeve, the threat to her life becomes apparent. There has already been one murder, and Ben puts his life on the line once again to insure Maeve isn’t next.
Pay Penance: A Maeve Tidewell Suspense
He has waited long enough to take his revenge.
Maeve Tidewell faces the most terrifying days of her life. And she’s already been through more than her share.
She has finally started feeling secure in her life and her relationship when the threatening text messages begin. Ignoring the possibility that she could be in danger, Maeve leaves herself open to a deadly predator.
Alone, injured, and confined in the dark, with no idea where she’s being held, Maeve must reach out with her mind to connect with the only people who can save her.
Ben Drake returns from an undercover story to find Maeve gone, and there is not a single clue to lead him to her. Gambling on intuition and his strong connection to the woman he loves, Ben infiltrates the world of the homeless and forgotten. There is a reason he’s been drawn to the outskirts of town, he just has to figure it out before Maeve’s time runs out.