Mysteries of the Red Coyote Inn book 1 is a mix of fantasy, adventure and Native American legends peppered with true historical facts. Dean Banks moves into a haunted hotel nestled close to the Superstition Mountains in Arizona with his family where strange things begin to happen. His love for dirt biking in the desert leads him on a path he never saw coming. He is drawn into the legends of the mysterious Lost Dutchman Gold Mine, sees an apparition of a red coyote, deals with guests that have some shady pasts and will uncover a dark family secret that will plunge him into a world of the paranormal just as he is about to turn sixteen. An old miner holds the key to Dean’s mysterious new life. This will surprise Dean and readers as he reveals Dean’s fate with a shocking end.
Born in pre-Revolutionary France and orphaned as a child, Justine Bodeau is taken in by a family friend who employs her as a seamstress. Eventually, she winds up to work in the court of Queen Marie Antoinette.
A strong-willed survivor, defeat does not occur to her. When she fights off an attack by an aristocrat and kills him, she is given refuge but is soon betrayed and winds up on the streets of Paris, where she is attacked and killed by rogue vampires. But for whatever reason, love will not let her die.
Justine goes from wishing to be destroyed to wanting to survive, when she feels passion for the one who brought her back, Gascoyne — the one they call the Vampire Prince of Paris.