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MURDER IN HONOLULU: A Skye Delaney Mystery is a gripping mystery novel with a gorgeous setting in Hawaii from R. Barri Flowers, the bestselling author of MURDER IN MAUI: A Leila Kahana Mystery. Skye Delaney is a private investigator who is hired by her ex husband and former prosecutor, Carter Delaney, to spy on his current wife, Darlene, suspecting her of having an affair. When Carter ends up dead in Skye’s bathtub, her investigation becomes one of murder with plenty of suspects, twists and turns. This crime novel, the first in a new series, will keep you guessing and turning the pages till the very end! Now in Kindle and Nook and soon to be in iTunes and audio.

Also recommend the author’s other Hawaii based mystery novel, MURDER IN MAUI: A Leila Kahana Mystery. Now in eBook in Kindle, Nook, iTunes, and Google, and in audio through, iTunes, and Amazon.

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MURDER IN HONOLULU is available from Amazon and Barnes and Noble.


“MURDER IN MAUI by R. Barri Flowers is a masterful thriller set in the dark underbelly of Maui, with lots of fine action, down and dirty characters, and the vivid details of police procedure one would expect from an author who is also a top criminologist. This is a gripping novel in what promises to be a outstanding series, featuring a truly unforgettable detective in the character of Leila Kahana. A terrific read!” — Douglas Preston, Co-creator of the Bestselling PENDERGAST series of novels.

“MURDER IN MAUI is a gripping and tightly woven tale you won’t want to put down. Author Flowers neatly contrasts the natural beauty of a tropical paradise with the ugliness of murder and its aftermath. Treat yourself to a vacation in Hawaii. You’ll want to return again and again.” — John Lutz, Edgar Winner and Bestselling Author of MISTER X

“MURDER IN MAUI is a terrific. Gripping writing, wonderfully rounded characters you really care about, and vivid locations – this novel is a real and rare treat.” — Peter James, Internationally Bestselling Author of DEAD SIMPLE


R. Barri Flowers is a bestselling, award winning author of more than fifty books, including mysteries, thrillers, romance, young adult, true crime, and criminology. Recent mystery fiction titles include MURDER IN MAUI: A Leila Kahana Mystery, DARK STREETS OF WHITECHAPEL, DEAD IN THE ROSE CITY, KILLER IN THE WOODS, STATE’S EVIDENCE, JUSTICE SERVED, and teen mysteries, DANGER IN TIME and GHOST GIRL IN SHADOW BAY.

Recent true crime titles by the author include SERIAL KILLER COUPLES, THE SEX SLAVE MURDERS, and MASS MURDER IN THE SKY: The Bombing of Flight 629.

Flowers is the recipient of the Wall of Fame Award from Michigan State University’s renowned School of Criminal Justice. He has appeared on the Biography Channel’s Crime Stories and Investigation Discovery’s Wicked Attraction series.

Follow or connect with R. Barri Flowers on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, MySpace, and CrimeSpace. The author is busy at work on his next mystery novels, SEDUCED TO KILL IN KAUAI.

To learn more about the author’s upcoming titles, book signings, and appearances please visit his website.

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