Bio: Inspired by a father who built meditation pyramids in the family room and a mother who checked witchcraft books out of the local library, Marie Dees couldn't resist weaving characters who follow non-traditional spiritual paths into her books. Tea and Witchery is the first in her Cassadaga Mysteries series. A Florida native, Marie lives in Orlando, where she works in corporate communications, gardens, and channels her alternative interests into mystery novels. She loves to hear from her readers. You can e-mail her at MarieDees@att.net or visit her web site at www.MarieDees.com.
When Darius, the most na´ve angel ever bounced out of Heaven, falls from grace and lands in Ybor City, Florida, he finds himself caught in a power play between Heaven and Hell. In desperation, he realizes he must follow the advice of Tribal, a fallen angel turned demon. Tribal advises Darius to seduce the demon hunter coming after him as a way to avoid going to Hell. But how can an angel, who has never experienced sex, seduce Franco, the big bad demon hunter, and just what does Tribal stand to g... more info>>
St. Augustine, Florida, is known for its ghosts and Lorenzo is one of them. He's spent more than a century as a resident of Tolomato Cemetery. But he isn't able to rest easy in his grave since Lucifer insists on resurrecting him regularly to offer him a job. While he can't escape being condemned to Hell himself, Lorenzo refuses to help send others there. Lucifer is irked when Lorenzo refuses him once again and turns to Tribal, an oversexed demon who has solved these types of problems before. Tri... more info>>
In the steamy Guatemalan jungle, Kit fights to prove his archeological skills while struggling with his attraction to the seductive Tony, who arouses feelings he is desperate to deny. Tony has his own secrets. A were-jaguar, he is still bound to the ruined Mayan city he once protected, but instinct draws him to the reluctant Kit. What power does this young man have over an immortal Mayan god? Will Tony find out before looters destroy the last remains of his ancestors, or will he lose everything,... more info>>
In Cassadaga, Florida, the paranormal is normal and chats with the dead are an everyday occurrence. When acclaimed spiritualist Ambrose Lunan arrives in town to host a convention he reveals that Patrick, the town's tarot card reader, is a former student. Lynn wonders why the young psychic seems unwilling to acknowledge the relationship, but Patrick won't answer her questions. Then someone sends Ambrose to join his spirit friends, and Patrick's partner, Rafael, is implicated in the murder. Lynn m... more info>>
In Cassadaga, Florida, the paranormal is normal and chats with the dead are an everyday occurrence. Lynn is unaware of the town's psychic connection when she drives into town for a visit with her aunt. But strangeness turns dangerous when the president of the Psychic Society is murdered after being cursed by a coven of witches. Now Lynn has to keep her aunt from being accused of concocting a poisonous brew while discovering who the real murder is. Should she be suspicious of quiet, reserved Alex... more info>>