The Painting Murders

4 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 3 ratings

Stolen Secrets: A Collection of Riveting Mysteries Publisher's Summary

A gripping psychological mystery with a brilliant twist.

Mystery masterminds J. S. Donovan, author of The Painting Murders, and Roger Hayden, author of The Secret Letter, which have collectively accumulated 200+ five-star reviews, come together in this super box set for the first time!

The Painting Murders

Newlywed artist Ellie Batter has it all: the perfect husband, the dream job, and a nice cushion of money earned through years of sacrifice and hard work. After creating her latest masterpiece, Ellie's entire world is flipped upside-down. What caused her to paint the bloodied stranger? Ellie didn't know, but days later, a woman of the painting's exact likeness is found dead. Obsessed with finding answers, Ellie quickly becomes the next target of a mysterious killer hunting artists throughout the city of Northampton, Massachusetts.

The Secret Letter

A mysterious chain letter is only the beginning to an inescapable nightmare. Homicide Detective Michael Dobson has seen many things in his long years on the force, but nothing can prepare him for a series of murders linked through the same mysterious chain letter mailed to the victims before their untimely demise. The answers lie in the victims’ pasts, leading Dobson and his rookie partner on a serpentine quest through the dark recesses of vengeance and betrayal. Can he stop the killer in time, or will a brutal fate await all who have made the killer’s list?

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  • Book 0-2

    • Stolen Secrets: A Collection of Riveting Mysteries

    • By: J.S Donovan, Roger Hayden
    • Narrated by: Ramona Master
    • Length: 28 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Mystery masterminds J. S. Donovan, author of The Painting Murders, and Roger Hayden, author of The Secret Letter, which have collectively accumulated 200+ five-star reviews, come together in this super box set for the first time! In The Painting Murders, newlywed artist Ellie Batter has it all: the perfect husband, the dream job, and a nice cushion of money earned through years of sacrifice and hard work. After creating her latest masterpiece, Ellie's entire world is flipped upside-down.

    Regular price: $29.95

  • Book 0

    • The Painting Murders: The Beginning

    • By: J. S. Donovan
    • Narrated by: Ramona Master
    • Length: 4 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
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    After blacking out and painting a stranger who dies days later, newlywed artist Ellie Batter finds herself at the heart of a mystery that will have her questioning everything she knows. In pursuit of truth behind her blackouts and creation of the sinister painting, Ellie becomes the next target of a skilled killer hunting artists throughout the trendy city of Northampton, Massachusetts.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Overly enthusiastic reading

    • By Robin Blinde on 02-26-18

    Regular price: $14.95

  • Book 1

    • The Painting Murders

    • A Paranormal Painting Mystery, Book 1
    • By: J. S. Donovan
    • Narrated by: Ramona Master
    • Length: 3 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A 22-year-old murder, a prophetic female painter who foretells her husband’s death, and a vengeful killer collide in the trendy city of Northampton, Massachusetts, all the way to Amish country in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

    Regular price: $14.95

  • Book 2

    • The Painting Murders

    • A Paranormal Painting Mystery, Book 2
    • By: J.S Donovan
    • Narrated by: Ramona Master
    • Length: 3 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Ellie Batter, a gifted artist with a prophetic ability, paints her latest mural in blood. A vengeful killer denied justice marks her and all whom she loves as his latest targets. Racing against time, Ellie attempts to save her loved ones while being pursued by both a serial killer and the police. Will she prevent the mural’s horrific prophecy, or is fate’s paint already dry?

    Regular price: $14.95