Religious Contemporary Romantic Suspense Series

Do you enjoy a good modern-day romance with a slightly religious bent and spine-tingling suspense? Here is a list of religious romantic suspense series that you may enjoy in the TBP collection. They include characters from a variety of different professions, from FBI and CIA agents to search and rescue personnel. We even have a series with Coast Guardsmen. We’ve listed the first book in the series to get you started.

ALOHA REEF SERIES
DISTANT ECHOES by Colleen Coble (DB 112281, LB 10300)
AUTUMN RAIN SERIES
EYES OF A STRANGER by Rachel Ann Nunes (BRC 01551)
BAYOU SERIES
BAYOU JUSTICE by Robin Carroll (LB 10952)
COASTAL GUARDIANS SERIES
KILLING TIDE by Dani Pettrey (DB 110360)
DANGER NEVER SLEEPS SERIES
COLLATERAL DAMAGE by Lynette Eason (DB 103904)
FAITH & FORTUNE SERIES
TROUBLE WITH LOVE by Toni Shiloh (DB 105488)
FALSELY ACCUSED SERIES
DANGEROUS IMPOSTER by Virginia Smith (DBC 03655)
FBI: HOUSTON SERIES
FIREWALL by DiAnn Mills (DB 79598)
GLOBAL SEARCH AND RESCUE SERIES
WAY OF THE BRAVE by Susan May Warren (DB 98178)
GRACE MEDICAL SERIES
TRAUMA PLAN by Candace Calvert (DB 75514, LB 07720)
HAGGERTY MYSTERIES SERIES
HEARTS IN HIDING by Betsy Brannon Green (BRC 01553)
HIDEAWAY SERIES
HIDEAWAY by Hannah Alexander (DB 60288)
LONESTAR SERIES
LONESTAR SANCTUARY by Colleen Coble (DB 101576)
LOVE INSPIRED SUSPENSE SERIES
MURDER AT EAGLE SUMMIT by Virginia Smith (DBC 03653)
NEWPOINTE 911 SERIES
PRIVATE JUSTICE by Terri Blackstock (DB 93217, LB 11039)
NORTHERN INTRIGUE SERIES
WINTER’S SECRET by Lyn Cote (LB 10260)
O’MALLEY FAMILY SERIES
NEGOTIATOR by Dee Henderson (DB 78062, BR 13052)
RIVER DANCE SERIES
KILLING FROST by Hannah Alexander (DB 69016)
SEASONS OF INTRIGUE SERIES
ALWAYS IN SEPTEMBER by Doris Elaine Fell (DBC 15998, LB 11373)
TREASURES OF THE HEART SERIES
KISS OF ADVENTURE by Catherine Palmer (DBC 06070)
TRIPLE THREAT SERIES
POINT OF DANGER by Irene Hannon (DB 113309)
WAVES OF FREEDOM SERIES
THROUGH WATERS DEEP by Sarah Sundin (DB 89106)

Mysterious Ways: Religious Mystery Series

Do you enjoy a good mystery with a slightly religious bent? Here is a list of religious mystery series that you may enjoy in the TBP collection. They cover a lot of different denominations as well as a variety of time periods. We have listed the first book in the series to get you started.

AUSTIN-STONER FILES
LOST MANUSCRIPT OF MARTIN TAYLOR HARRISON by Stephen A. Bly (DB 102803)
CHRONICLES OF BROTHER CADFAEL
MORBID TASTE FOR BONES by Ellis Peters (DB 28174, BR 03876)
DAYBREAK MYSTERIES SERIES
STORM AT DAYBREAK by B. J. Hoff (DB 46590)
DETECTIVE OLLIE CHANDLER MYSTERY SERIES
DEADLINE by Randy C. Alcorn (DB 66492)
HELEN BRADLEY SERIES
NOW I LAY ME DOWN TO SLEEP by Patrica H. Rushford (DB 50603)
HIDDEN SPRINGS MYSTERY SERIES
MURDER AT THE COURTHOUSE by Ann H. Gabhart (DBC 05628)
LAVENDER TIDES SERIES
VIEW FROM RAINSHADOW BAY by Colleen Coble (DB 94499)
LITURGICAL MYSTERY SERIES
ALTO WORE TWEED by Mark Schweizer (DBC 03684)
NEWPOINTE 911 SERIES
PRIVATE JUSTICE by Terri Blackstock (DB 93217, LB 11039)
ROLAND MARCH MYSTERY SERIES
BACK ON MURDER by Mark J. Bertrand (DBC 25483)
SISTER FIDELMA MYSTERY SERIES
ABSOLUTION BY MURDER by Peter Tremayne (DBC 16749)
SISTER MARY HELEN MYSTERY SERIES
NOVENA FOR MURDER by Carol Anne O’Marie (DB 21046)
TY BUCHANAN SERIES
TRY DYING by James Scott Bell (DB 72663)

Christy Awards Finalists 2020

The Christy Awards were established in 1999 to acknowledge the value and impact of the novel of faith in contemporary culture. The finalists were announced October 8. The winners will be announced November 12. Here are the finalists for 2020 that are in the Talking Book Program collection and available for checkout to our patrons.

Contemporary Romance

SWEET ON YOU

WADE, BECKY

DB 95308

First Novel

LONG TIME COMIN’

PEARSON, ROBIN W.

DB 99028

Historical

MY DEAREST DIETRICH: A NOVEL OF DIETRICH BONHOEFFER’S LOST LOVE

BARRATT, AMANDA

DB 99439

Historical Romance

LAND BENEATH US: SUNRISE AT NORMANDY, BOOK 3

SUNDIN, SARAH

DB 98793

Short Form

FLOOD OF LOVE (Contained in SERVING UP LOVE: A FOUR-IN-ONE HARVEY HOUSE BRIDES COLLECTION)

PETERSON, TRACIE

IN PROCESS

INTRIGUE A LA MODE (Contained in SERVING UP LOVE: A FOUR-IN-ONE HARVEY HOUSE BRIDES COLLECTION)

JENNINGS, REGINA

IN PROCESS