T.J. Jones

Mysteries, Thrillers & Romances



"The Gypsy stood suddenly, and I blinked up at her through the red haze that was clouding my vision. Standing, and straddling my broken body with a well-muscled leg on either side of me, she looked like an ethereal giant; a beautiful Amazon, impossibly tall, and equally invincible."

It had been a tough year for Adam Cain. All he wanted was to have a few beers with his best friend, forget about Afghanistan, and forget about his latest failed relationship. When a beautiful woman sat down next him at the bar, he thought maybe his luck had changed. Then all hell broke loose.

A mass shooting, an FBI coverup, and a madman with his own militia. Cain is caught in the middle, with only the enigmatic woman called the Gypsy to trust.



His best friend's been murdered, an old flame needs his help, and her little sister has definitely grown up! A wry tale of intrigue, deception, and two people that can't help falling in love.

​Point Road, home of the obscenely wealthy, and the beautiful Angela Jeffries. When their best friend is murdered, Angela begs Slater to take the case. Maggie, the little sister he barely remembers, offers to help. It turns out, the feisty redhead is one hell of an investigator. As their feelings turn romantic, Maggie and Slater follow a trail of deception and murder, hoping to prove their dead friend innocent of what they fear most. No one is safe, and the men involved will stop at nothing to cover their tracks, tracks that will lead the pair into the grim world of human trafficking, and expose the darkest secrets of Point Road.

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Slater and Maggie take on organized crime and the man that killed Slater's best friend to stop the trafficking of young girls on the Florida coast. A young woman disappears, a teenaged girl is sold into prostitution, and one of their own is kidnapped. It's time to put an end to those responsible.

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Hurricane Irma tore through the Florida Keys in 2017, leaving a path of death and destruction in its wake. Isla Dunbar set out ahead of the storm, determined to save the sailboat that carried her dead mother's name. The "Caroline" went down 15 miles off the Florida coast, and Isla was presumed lost. But was she? Two tears later, Isla's most prized possession, her mother's necklace, appears on Roland Dunbar's doorstep. Is it a cruel hoax, or could his daughter still be alive?

Eric Slater and his partner Maggie tackle their most perplexing case yet when they travel to the Keys, hoping to fulfill a dying man's last wish and return his only heir. Maggie does battle with a shark, and Slater fight his own demons when Jasmine is attacked. Even "Old Eli" the ghost lends a hand.

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When Slater steps in to help a woman being harassed by a gang member, he makes a dangerous enemy, and befriends a small boy. When the woman is found dead, Maggie and Slater are both suspects, but there are plenty of other possibilities.

Slater gets played, Maggie adopts some unusual pets, and Jasmine proves she deserves to be on the team. But when the ten year old boy he's befriended is kidnapped, Slater goes after the leader of the gang, and it's up to Maggie to prevent another murder. More mystery, romance, and hijinks on the Florida coast.

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T.J. Jones

About the Author

T.J. Jones is a Minnesota based author with multiple published novels in the Mystery, Thriller, and Romance genres. He writes character driven, entertaining stories with humor and heart. He is also a fan of happy endings.

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