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Books in Detective Arla Baker Series series

  • THE LOST SISTER: A stunning crime thriller full of twists

    M.L Rose

    Paperback (Independently published, Aug. 29, 2018)
    OMG, I couldn't put this book down! It grabs you from page one and just hooks you! - Joan Dixon5 stars and more! It starts with a bang and just keeps getting better! So happy I found this author!! - Dennis Lutes For 15 years, Detective Chief Inspector Arla Baker has hunted for Nicole, her lost sister...Today, a woman lies with her throat slit open in Clapham Common Park. There are three black triangles drawn on her body. DCI Arla Baker is called in to investigate. Soon there is another body, killed in identical fashion, in the same location.Arla knows a vicious serial killer is stalking the streets. But what does the killer know about Nicole? For Clapham Common is where Nicole disappeared fifteen years ago. Arla refuses to accept Nicole is dead. She will not rest till she finds her sister.As another body appears, it’s clear that the killer is hungry for more blood. And Arla is not the one hunting this crazed psychopath. Arla is the hunted.As deep secrets of the past begin to unravel, so does Arla’s grip on reality. It’s not just her career on the line. It’s her life.If you like Robert Dugoni, Robert Bryndza, Angela Marsons, Lisa Regan, you will absolutely love the Arla Baker series.Read what other reviewers are saying:The definition of a page turner. I found myself right there with Arla Baker, twisting and turning. I stayed up all night just to read! - Maddy GravesWhat a stunning thriller! I devoured this book in one day. Please write more. - Karl CoxIf this is the first in series, can’t wait for the next one! A long series, hopefully!! - Emmy MccabeA white knuckled ride that swept me away! Pure adrenaline pulses through this book, I couldn't believe it. - Goodreads reviewerUtter, sheer, unbelievable entertainment. Arla Baker, you are here to stay!! - Amazon reviewerA very assured and accomplished addition to the police procedural mystery genre. And that ending took my breath away! - Polly HughesI am still holding the book and thinking, wow, just WOW! Do yourself a favor and get yourself a copy today! - Sue Nicole
  • The Last Girl: A gripping, twisting thriller with an ending that will leave you breathless

    M.L Rose

    Paperback (Independently published, Oct. 2, 2019)
    "ONE OF THE BEST THRILLER SERIES OUT THERE TODAY. ARLA BAKER IS MY FAVORITE POLICE DETECTIVE!" Ty Patterson, USA Today Bestselling AuthorOh my goodness me! I can't believe how good this author is! Read this book now, you won't regret it!Anne Marie, Amazon reviewerDifferent, realistic, and WAY ABOVE the rest of the competition. This book pulled out emotions while I read. FIVE STARS and more!! Cathie Jones, Amazon reviewerArla Baker is in the most harrowing, complex case of her career...Detective Baker is called to the scene of a murder in the common. A young woman's body lies with her abdomen slashed open. She was a promising young student, and the daughter of a wealthy businessman. The well connected family want answers, but the deeper Arla delves, the more twisted the secrets of the past become...Soon, another woman is found dead in her bedroom, killed in the same way. Her family are also wealthy, and the similarity between the two cases are striking.Arla know she's dealing with a vicious, cold hearted killer, one who is out to make a name for himself. He stays one step ahead of Arla and her team. He taunts and teases them, eager for more blood.His hunger for publicity grips London city with panic. This killer wants to be on TV, radio and online. He broadcasts his murders on the web. He plays with the media like a pro.Arla's own personal life is in the spotlight. Her relationship with her colleague, Inspector Harry Mehta is on the ropes. As her relationship spins out of control, Arla discovers something that will transform her whole life. It will push her to the brink, because suddenly she's become the new target of the killer.When the one friend she trusted betrays her, things become desperate. But the killer is getting closer, and no matter what Arla does, he will not be distracted...There's no one left to help her. Her back is well and truly against the wall.She needs to decide her future, and catch a killer hell bent on taking her life.Will she succeed?If you like Robert Dugoni, Kendra Elliot, Lisa Regan, Angela Marsons, Rachel Caine, then you will absolutely love the Arla Baker Series! Find out today why this series has fans worldwide!
  • The Nail Collector: A gripping serial killer thriller with a heart stopping climax

    M.L Rose

    Paperback (Independently published, May 17, 2019)
    HOW DO YOU CATCH A KILLER ALREADY BEHIND BARS?A woman lies dead in the green grass of the Common. A woman Detective Arla Baker used to know....The finger points to a sadistic maniac from many years ago. A killer that Arla Baker put behind bars. He swore revenge back then.As women around Arla begin to die, she knows time is running out. She has to act soon, to stop the past from destroying her life. Because this time, it seems the killer is back for her.But there's one puzzle she can't solve. How can she get to a criminal who’s already in prison?I stayed up all night to read! Get this book today! Judy Simpson Great characters and that twist at the end. Never saw it coming! Dennis Lutes Wow! Just wow. I want to read it all over again! Martha B.Oh Arla! She's so tough, yet so vulnerable. I love that about her character!Tanya Roberts.I read a lot of crime thrillers, and Arla Baker has become my favorite Detective Inspector! Amazon ReviewerIf you like Angela Marsons, Robert Bryndza, Robert Dugoni, Lisa Regan, Melinda Leigh, then you will love this spine chilling, suspenseful serial killer series.DO YOURSELF A FAVOR! GET ALL THE BOOKS IN THIS SERIES TODAY. JUST AMAZING!! Sue DiNicola
  • The Keeper of Secrets: A stunning crime thriller with a twist you won't see coming

    M.L Rose

    Paperback (Independently published, Oct. 12, 2018)
    A teenage girl disappears on the streets of London. Soon, her parents get a note.Ask Detective Arla Baker where the missing girl is. Then a dead body appears in the local park.Someone knows a lot about Detective Inspector Arla Baker. They know her hidden past.They know where she lives. They know about her lost sister, Nicole.Every move Arla makes to catch this killer is anticipated. It's as if he knows what she'll do next...Pressure is mounting on Arla. Not least because the missing girl happens to be the American Ambassador's daughter.But why is the killer so obsessed with Arla? More than his victims, it is Arla he wants to have in his sights...As the net closes around her, Arla zooms in on the social circle of London's upper class, and their dirty secrets.Secrets some will kill to keep. Another teenage girl is killed inside the same park, and the same message is left on the body.Ask Arla Baker what happened.For Arla, it's not a police case any more. It's a fight for survival.What other reviewers are saying about the Arla Baker Series:A white knuckled ride that swept me away! Pure adrenaline pulses through this book, I couldn't believe it. - Goodreads reviewerUtter, sheer, unbelievable entertainment. Arla Baker, you are here to stay!! - Amazon reviewerA very assured and accomplished addition to the police procedural mystery genre. And that ending took my breath away! - Polly HughesI am still holding the book and thinking, wow, just WOW! Do yourself a favor and get yourself a copy today! - Sue Nicole
  • The Forgotten Mother: A spine chilling crime thriller with a heart stopping twist

    M.L Rose

    Paperback (Independently published, March 6, 2019)
    I stayed up all night to read! Get this book today! Judy Simpson Great characters and that twist at the end. Never saw it coming! Dennis Lutes Wow! Just wow. I want to read it all over again! Martha B.When a famous film director is brutally killed in his home, Detective Arla Baker is called in to investigate. This killer is sadistic, insanely clever, and somehow able to stay one step ahead of the police. As Arla pulls the clues out, disturbing secrets emerge from the glittering glamour of London's film studios. This director had secrets that an entire industry would kill to keep quiet...Arla's own love life is heating up. But before she knows it, the man in her life is threatened by this killer, and he will not stop till he meets his goal. For some reason, the killer wants Arla. He's watching her. Waiting for her. He will destroy everyone around her till he has Arla in his grasp...If you like Angela Marsons, Robert Bryndza, Robert Dugoni, Lisa Regan, Melinda Leigh, then you will love this spine chilling, suspenseful serial killer series.DO YOURSELF A FAVOR! GET ALL THE BOOKS IN THIS SERIES TODAY. JUST AMAZING!! Sue DiNicola
  • Lark and the Dessert Disaster

    Natasha Deen, Marcus Cutler

    Paperback (Orca Book Publishers, April 2, 2019)
    Lark and Connor are judges for the annual baking contest at the community center. When they arrive, they discover that someone has destroyed a contestant's entry. And not just any contestant’s entry―Sophie's! Sophie is Lark's best friend (she just doesn't know it yet). The twin sleuths can't simply roll with it. To save the contest they'll have to take a whisk risk and start investigating the other contestants. With the timer ticking, Lark and Connor have to find the culprit before someone actually takes the cake. Lark and the Dessert Disaster is the fourth title in the Lark Ba Detective series, following Lark Holds the Key, Lark and the Diamond Caper and Lark Takes a Bow.
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