Luke Murphy is the International bestselling author of two series: Calvin Watters Series (Dead Man’s
Hand and Wild Card), Charlene Taylor Series (Kiss & Tell and Rock-A-Bye Baby).
Murphy played six years of professional hockey before retiring in 2006. His sports column, “Overtime”
(Pontiac Equity), was nominated for the 2007 Best Sports Page in Quebec, and won the award in 2009.
He has also worked as a radio journalist (CHIPFM 101.7).
Rock-A-Bye Baby is book #2 in the Charlene Taylor Mystery Series.
Murphy lives in Shawville, QC with his wife and three daughters. He is a teacher who holds a Bachelor of
Science degree in Marketing, and a Bachelor of Education (Magna Cum Laude).
For more information on Luke and his books, visit: www.authorlukemurphy.com, ‘like’ his Facebook
page http://www.facebook.com/AuthorLukeMurphy and follow him on Twitter
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An aunt’s worst nightmare…
In the city of Denver, a series of baby kidnappings has the town devastated. With no ransom demands
and no contact from the perpetrators, local law enforcement is at a dead end. No motive equals no
A cop’s personal obsession…
Charlene Taylor’s niece becomes a victim, and the LAPD detective is thrown headfirst into a whirlwind
case with similarities to one from seven years earlier. Out of her jurisdiction, and with no friends or
leads, Charlene must walk-the-line between cop and sister.
Who can she trust?
Charlene has to decide who’s an ally, and when an unlikely partner steps forward, they must race
against the clock: because that critical 48 hour window has come and gone.
“Rock a Bye Baby has everything—a haunted protagonist, heartfelt emotion, and a twisty, thrilling plot.
A scorcher of a follow-up in a promising series.”—David Ellis, NYT bestselling author of The Last Alibi
"Murphy has cleverly crafted a riveting crime thriller, with a hefty dose of white-knuckle suspense.
Entertaining and enticing to the very last page."—Cheryl Kaye Tardif, bestselling author of Submerged
“Rock a Bye Baby is an exquisitely told thriller, full of surprises and terrifying moments. Murphy is a
gifted storyteller who keeps the tension crackling throughout. Charlene Taylor drives the story to a very
satisfying and unexpected ending.”—Kristina Stanley, bestselling author of the Stone Mountain series.
You asked for her, well……..SHE’S BACK!!!
Charlene Taylor returns for a new case in
Coming June 15, 2019 (check the ticker)
Pre-Order now available here – CLICK COVER
“All the danger, treachery, and action a thriller reader could wish for.”
—Steve Berry, New York Times bestselling author of The Lost Order
“Hold on for a wild ride that doesn’t end until the last page.”
—Jordan Dane, bestselling author of the Sweet Justice series
“You may want to give it the whole night, just to see how it turns out.”
—William Martin, New York Times bestselling author of The Lincoln Letter
“Original characters and a fresh new voice.”
—Thomas Perry, New York Times bestselling author of Poison Flower
“Just when you think you’ve got things pegged, Murphy serves up another twist.”
—Tim Green, New York Times bestselling author of Unstoppable
“The twists and turns kept me guessing to the very end.”
—Christy Reece, New York Times bestselling author of Nothing To Lose