New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Debra Burroughs can be found most days sitting in front of her computer in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, dreaming up and writing about strong women, their relationships with men (good and bad), involved in exciting, mysterious, and romantic situations.

You can also get the boxed sets of this thrilling series!

Books 1-3 Plus bonus short story "The Edge of Lies"

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and Books 4-6 plus bonus short story "The Color of Lies."

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The Scent of Lies, Mystery with a Romantic Twist (Paradise Valley Mystery Series Book 1)The Scent of Lies, Mystery with a Romantic Twist (Paradise Valley Mystery Series Book 1)  kindle unlimited logo $2.99 to buy

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The lady private eye wants answers. The cop wishes he didn't want her. 
Can they stave off a killer long enough to give love a second chance?

Emily had lost her PI husband unexpectedly and now suspicious clues are starting to surface. To pay the mounting bills and solve his cold-case murder, she dives headfirst into the family business. When she takes on the case of a wrongfully accused wife, Emily's biggest obstacle is the sexy cop who refuses to back down. 

Detective Colin Andrews catches killers to forget his tragic past. When a pretty P.I. doubts his hunch about a murderer, he can't close the case or get the gorgeous rival off his mind. But if he's not careful, his budding feelings may prove to be a fatal distraction. 

If you like your sleuths feisty, fun, and female, you'll love private-eye Emily Parker!

The Scent of Lies is Book 1 in the Paradise Valley romantic cozy mystery series by New York Times bestselling author Debra Burroughs. The characters are captivating, the intrigue is juicy, there's a splash of humor, and the romance is sizzling but clean. Absolutely unputdownable series!


 The Heart of Lies, Mystery with a Romantic Twist (Paradise Valley Mystery Series Book 2) The Heart of Lies, Mystery with a Romantic Twist (Paradise Valley Mystery Series Book 2) kindle unlimited logo $3.99 to buy

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From New York Times bestselling author Debra Burroughs...Book 2 once again brings together sassy private eye Emily Parker, the hunky police detective Colin, and her close circle of interesting friends for another romantic mystery to solve. 

One of private-eye Emily Parker's best friends is falling head over heels for a handsome and wealthy man she met on an internet dating site. When he shows up in affluent Paradise Valley trying to raise money for an investment project, all hell breaks loose. Sweet Maggie wants a husband so badly she's willing to overlook things her protective friends are not. She'll have to learn the hard way that sometimes online dating can be murder. Think "Stephanie Plum" meets "Nancy Drew".


The Chain of Lies, Mystery with a Romantic Twist (Paradise Valley Mystery Series Book 3) The Chain of Lies, Mystery with a Romantic Twist (Paradise Valley Mystery Series Book 3)  kindle unlimited logo $3.99 to buy

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From New York Times bestselling author Debra Burroughs, comes THE CHAIN OF LIES...Sassy small-town private eye Emily Parker teams up with the hot new police detective in town and a few of her closest friends, to solve a murder mystery and fight to save girls from a suspected crime ring operating nearby.  (Think "Stephanie Plum" meets "Nancy Drew")     "Thoroughly loved this book. The paradise valley group keep you turning the pages." ~ Jerry Owen

"I highly recommend this book...the plot is mysterious, characters easy to like, and enough mystery and tender romance."  ~ Barbara Kuzma


The Pursuit of Lies, Mystery with a Romantic Twist (Paradise Valley Mystery Series Book 4) The Pursuit of Lies, Mystery with a Romantic Twist (Paradise Valley Mystery Series Book 4)  kindle unlimited logo $0.99 for a limited time!

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From New York Times bestselling author Debra Burroughs comes Book 4...  Sassy P.I. Emily Parker is racing to solve the scandalous murder of a female Assistant District Attorney. Suddenly, her world is ripped apart when the man she loves, Paradise Valley's sexy police detective Colin Andrews, is arrested, accused of the brutal murder.  The Boise police believe he was having an affair with the lovely ADA. Now, the District Attorney is pushing for the death penalty. With the help of her close group of friends, Emily is in for the fight of her life!  Will it be enough to save Colin? 


The Betrayal of Lies, Mystery with a Romantic Twist (Paradise Valley Mystery Series Book 5) The Betrayal of Lies, Mystery with a Romantic Twist (Paradise Valley Mystery Series Book 5) kindle unlimited logo $3.99 to buy

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She's a sassy private eye. He's the sexy police detective in town. Can they solve a kidnapping case and save their happily ever after?  P.I. Emily Parker is finally moving forward with her relationship with Detective Colin Andrews--that is, until their wedding planner suddenly goes missing. Suspicions are flying that one of Emily's closest girlfriends may be involved, exposing friend Maggie's darkest secrets.  
Locked in a desperate race against time, can Emily and Colin find the woman and her abductor before someone winds up dead?

The Betrayal of Lies is Book 5 in the Paradise Valley romantic cozy mystery series. If you like captivating characters, juicy intrigue, and clean romance, then you'll love New York Times bestselling author Debra Burroughs' engaging mysteries. 


The Harbor of Lies, Mystery with a Romantic Twist (Paradise Valley Mystery Series Book 6) The Harbor of Lies, Mystery with a Romantic Twist (Paradise Valley Mystery Series Book 6) (Mar 16, 2014) by Debra Burroughs 4.7 out of 5 stars (131) $0.00 kindle unlimited logo $3.99 to buy

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From New York Times bestselling author Debra Burroughs comes Book 6 in the highly rated Paradise Valley Mystery series...  Throughout this exciting series, the captivating romance between sassy P.I. Emily and sexy police detective Colin has been filled with mystery, danger, and intrigue. In Book 6, he has finally convinced her to marry him--if only they can make it to the altar unscathed.   

Days before the wedding Emily discovers a body outside her hotel room and she and Colin, along with their wedding party, are drawn into another exciting murder mystery with a huge twist no one saw coming!


The House of Lies, Mystery with a Romantic Twist (Paradise Valley Mystery Series Book 7) The House of Lies, Mystery with a Romantic Twist (Paradise Valley Mystery Series Book 7)  kindle unlimited logo $3.99 to buy

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From New York Times bestselling author Debra Burroughs...
P.I. Emily Parker and sexy police detective Colin Andrews are back, along with their close circle of friends. The House of Lies is Book 7 and you are in for another exciting and dangerous murder mystery with a thrilling dose of sweet romance.

Emily is fighting to clear a friend, who is the prime murder suspect, while Colin is working to put him in jail. The challenge is this - can they do their jobs, find the truth, keep from tearing their friendships apart while protecting their newlywed bliss--all without getting themselves killed?