Monday, May 19, 2014

BOOK SPOTLIGHT: Valerie J. Clarizio

Title: Unforeseen Obsessions
Author: Valerie J. Clarizio
Publisher: Whiskey Creek Press
Release Date: May 15, 2014


 After Alex Polecheck’s police officer husband, Sam, is stabbed in cold blood, she vows to see the murderer brought to justice. Peter, Sam’s best friend, and fellow police officer, seems to be the only member of the Police Department interested in catching the killer. 
Peter sets out on a perilous hunt for the killer, while trying to protect Alex, who appears to be next on the murderer’s list. 
The mystery begins to unravel when Peter finds a connection between the murder of Sam and two other law enforcement officers, who were all part of an internet crime taskforce. Peter and Alex find themselves alone in the battle for justice and truth when they discover members of the local police department cannot be trusted. Will Peter piece together the puzzle before Alex is silenced? While battling to protect Alex, will he be able to continue to conceal his love for her?

Valerie JClarizio
I am a writer of romantic suspense, contemporary romance, and women’s fiction novels.  I live in beautiful Door County Wisconsin with my husband and one very spoiled cat.  I love to read, write, and spend time at my cabin in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.  I’ve lived my life surrounded by men, three brothers, a husband, and a male Siamese cat who required his own instruction manual.  Keeping up with all the men in my life has turned me into a successful hunter and fisherwoman.

I am a member of Romance Writers of America and the Wisconsin Romance Writers of America. Additionally, I was a finalist in the 2011 Celtic Hearts Romance Writers, Novellas Need Love, Too! Contest.

Author of:

Covert Exposure, A Nick Spinelli Mystery (Previously released as Cookies for Santa)  - A contemporary romantic suspense novella released in November of 2012 by Melange Books

Craving Vengeance, A Nick Spinelli Mystery, A contemporary romantic suspense novella released in September of 2013 by Melange Books - Sequel to Covert Exposure                          !/pages/Valerie-J-Clarizio/532638133447798