Blood Line is a high-voltage spy thriller that redefines rogue—the Granger Spy Novel series introduces a loving family with lethal issues caught in the crosshairs of global arms dealers.

When a simple home invasion turns out to be not so simple, Ron Granger must put aside his quiet rural life and return to the Central Intelligence Agency.

Aided by his brilliant wife, Valerie, and resourceful teen daughter, Leecy, Ron must quickly decide who to believe among the calculating opportunists, shrewd criminals, and power-hungry rival agencies racing to possess the technology that will change modern warfare forever. But when Leecy is kidnapped, Ron and Val must choose between the mission and a rescue. With time quickly running out, Ron only knows one thing:


2015 Killer Nashville Silver Falchion Reader's Choice Award for Best First Fiction in Mystery/Thriller - 2015 Readers' Favorite Gold Medal Winner in Fiction/Action - 2015 eLit Gold Medal Winner in Popular Fiction & Silver Medal Winner in Mystery/Thriller/Suspense

"...a throwback to the golden era of mysteries..."-J.M. LeDuc for Suspense Magazine

A lot can happen in three days. Friends can become enemies, enemies can become friends, and the truth, if you can find it, can get bloody.

When a mistake in a run-of-the-mill reconnaissance mission is ruthlessly exploited as a pretext for war, the Grangers must scramble to expose the plan before casualties start mounting. To make matters worse, someone is using a powerful computer algorithm against the international intelligence community, raiding files and manipulating reports.

Ron, Valerie, and Leecy go undercover to try to identify the real mastermind before the CIA and Interpol arrest the wrong person, leaving the world’s data vulnerable. But can they do it before they are exposed as agents?


“Sharply written, with characters that readers will be happy to see again.” - Kirkus Reviews

“Bloody Truth is intrigue, thriller, espionage and counterintelligence at its best!" - D. Donovan, Midwest Book Reviews

“Readers will most certainly fall in love with the compelling characters, the exciting drama, and the surprises that are never lacking in the well-crafted plot." - Romuald Dzemo for Readers' Favorite

Bloody Truth is smart, deadly and lightning-fast. –Alan Rinzler, Contributing Editor