Nick of Time: A Nick Donahue Adventure

Glenmere Press

In this fast paced international suspense thriller, Nick Donahue, an American gambler living in London, is in Venice playing Blackjack when he meets a beautiful woman in desperate need of help. Nick obliges and is soon embroiled in a whirlwind of adventure, mystery, and intrigue.

He is kidnapped by jewel thieves then released and dumped in the woods outside Prague. Calling on his brother Alex - a banker at a Zurich bank - for assistance Nick soon finds himself juggling Alex's problem: the murder of his boss and a world-wide money laundering scheme the bank has been running. When Nick blows the whistle on the bank its main client, the New York mob, is none too happy with his interference and their loss of revenue. They demand revenge and restitution, which only Nick, with all of his gambling savvy, can provide.

This contemporary mystery novella from a Derringer Award winner provides plot twists and terror, action and adventure, revenge and romance, and just the right touch of humor.
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About the author

Cathi Stoler's mystery novels feature PI Helen McCorkendale and magazine editor, Laurel Imperiole. Telling Lies, published by Camel Press, is the first in the series and takes on the subject of stolen Nazi art. Keeping Secrets, the second Laurel and Helen New York Mystery, delves into the subject of hidden identity. The Hard Way, a story of International diamond theft, is third in the series. She is working on a new series, Bar None, a Murder On The Rocks Mystery, with female bar owner, Jude Dillane.

Stoler’s short stories include a 2015 Derringer Award winner, "The Kaluki Kings of Queens," published in Family Matters from the Murder New York Style series (Glenmere Press). Her stories are also published in the Criminal Element anthology Malfeasance Occasional: Girl Trouble; Fresh Slices and Murder New York Style, both from the Murder New York Style series. "Fatal Flaw” (Beat to a Pulp) was a finalist for the Derringer Award.

She is a member of the New York/Tri State chapter of Sisters In Crime. She is also a member of Mystery Writers of America and blogs at You can find Cathi on Facebook and at her website

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Glenmere Press
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Published on
Nov 25, 2013
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Fiction / Action & Adventure
Fiction / Mystery & Detective / International Mystery & Crime
Fiction / Thrillers / Espionage
Fiction / Thrillers / Suspense
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