Secret Monitor Men is a MYSTERY THRILLER and the first book of the Skye Keller series. The Darius Legacy is the trilogy of the first three books.
In Chapter 8, Word from Cuba, Frank is summoned to the Cafe Escorial by an unknown woman.
“Who are these people?” asked Frank with wonder.
“They used to be normal people; men of business and science. Women, too,” she added smugly. “But power and knowledge brings madness. Now, no one is safe.”
In the ninth chapter, Boldt Castle, Sergei tails the slick & dangerous old Elias from the Mackenzie King Estate in Quebec, CANADA to the forlorn playhouse on Heart Island. But is the old spy luring Sergei into a deadly confrontation?
George Boldt intended Alster Tower, or the Playhouse, for his future children until tragedy struck down his beloved wife in 1904.
Who is the interloper known as Elias? What does he want? I can’t tell you, but you can be sure Sergei will be demanding answers later in Chapter 17, A Place Called Reval. I will give you a hint: Luke knows. A suspicious death prompts Annie & Sergeant Abrams to pay a visit to a local security office. The increasing level of bullshit displayed by the weasel-like security manager angers the police and escalates their investigation in Chapter 10, Investigation and Interrogation. Antics at the security office know no bounds as Annie has her hands full in Chapter 19, Under Siege. Skye & Katie bond by doing a B & E together in Chapter 20, The House of Darius. Gregori loses his shit in Chapter 21, War Declared. A voice from the shadows reaches out to Gregori. Chapter 18, Chaos in Mexico City, sees the emergence of Drake Ellison. The Calgary businessman is visiting sunny Mexico City, but is the true nature of his visit business, pleasure, or something more sinister? Drake pretends to be a hapless and bumbling tourist, but what is his true agenda? What are the dark ambitions of ‘the asshole of Calgary’? In Chapter 23, The Avenue of the Dead, the stakes are raised for the dirty-dealing, Drake Ellison. Is the smooth-talking douche finally in over his head? Will Calgary’s Most Wanted man weasel out of this one? In Chapter 24, Master Spy, one of the story’s most dangerous characters steps out of the shadows. He calls himself Luke, and leaves a wake of destruction in his path. You don’t mess with this guy! Frank, Skye’s father, returns to town in Chapter 28, Shadow Man, where he crosses paths with a confident Luke. Callie’s new jet is super impressive, but what happened to her old jet? Find out in Chapter 29, Tommyfields. Sergei stumbles onto a diabolical plot in Chapter 30, Spy Yearbook. Skye & Katie have been inside the House of Darius for some time now, but what have they discovered? And what are the implications? See what the girls are up to in Chapter 31, Ice Ice, Baby. She fell down the rabbit hole and emerged a forest goddess in Chapter 33. A tense Sergei makes the mental & physical preparations for the tough day ahead in Chapter 34, Canada Day on the Hill. Under pressure and up against insurmountable odds, he struggles with the decision to bring someone into his circle of trust. Annie is faced with the riddle of the Milwaukee connection as she digs deep in her quest to locate the red rabbit in Chapter 32 & 35. A lone security patrol officer makes a split-second decision, altering his life forever in Chapter 35, The Hunt for Red Rabbit. Skye is searching Europe’s #3 port city for a place she knows only as the ‘Ice Castle’ in Chapter 37. The action heats up for Skye as she loses track of time in Chapter 38, Horror in Hamburg.