Susan Fleet

Susan leads a Music and Mayhem life. After playing trumpet in the Boston area for many years, she moved to New Orleans, the setting for her award-winning Frank Renzi mystery series: ABSOLUTION, DIVA and NATALIE'S REVENGE. Now she divides her time between Boston and The Big Easy. While teaching at Brown University and Berklee College of Music, she published biographical articles about musicians. Her ebook, WOMEN WHO DARED: Trailblazing 20th Century Musicians, features violinist Maud Powell and trumpeter Edna White. Visit her at http://www.susanfleet.com.

Publications:

Absolution - A serial killer preys on young women in New Orleans. Book 1 in the Frank Renzi mystery series THEIR WORST NIGHTMARE gets WORSEVulnerable young women let a serial killer into their homes because they trust him.IS THE KILLER A PRIEST?Everyone has something to hide. Some of the darkest secrets reside in a parish church. When a black journalist denounces police for unfairly targeting black male s. . .

Second Edition by Music and Mayhem Press - 2012-02-06

DIVA - Music, murder and sexual obsession in New Orleans. Book 2 in the Frank Renzi series.Beautiful and talented, Belinda wants to be a star. But fame can be dangerous. Fourteen months post-Katrina, an armed ex-military man is after her. This ruthless stalker will do anything to have her: blackmail, kidnapping, even murder.When Belinda rejects him, he vows revenge. He kidnaps her and terrorizes her. . .

Second Edition by Music and Mayhem Press - 2012-02-12

NATALIE'S REVENGE - TWO MURDERS TWENTY YEARS APART  Revenge and murder in New Orleans    Book  3 in the Frank Renzi series.    1988: Ten-year-old Natalie is devastated when police find her mother beaten to death in a New Orleans hotel. Like the dragon tattoo girl, Natalie wants revenge. Her hunt for the killer takes her from dancing in New York City strip clubs to working a. . .

Music & Mayhem Press - 2012-09-20

Jackpot, a Frank Renzi crime thriller - A serial killer murders lottery winners. Book 4 in the Frank Renzi series. Nigel Heath wants to be the next Boston Pops conductor. A compulsive gambler, he's deeply in debt. He's also deeply in love with Vicky, a Pops clarinetist. He wins the lottery and thinks his problems are over, but they're just beginning. Homicide Detective Frank Renzi is hunting a serial killer who targets lottery winners. . . .

Music and Mayhem Press - 2013-09-20

Natalie's Art, a Frank Renzi crime thriler - Art heists, murder and revenge! In 1990 robbers stole paintings worth $500 million from Boston's the Gardner Museum Now a ruthless thief wants Natalie to steal several more. After the heist he intends to kill her. But NOPD Homicide Detective Frank Renzi is hot on her trail. Will Natalie escape? Don't miss the explosive showdown between Frank and Natalie.

Music and Mayhem Press - 2014-10-30

Missing, a Frank Renzi crime thriller - KIDNAPPING, MURDER and REVENGE in New Orleans Donna and Hunter Gates appear to be the perfect power couple. He's a wealthy city councilman. She's a popular news anchor for a local TV station. One night when Hunter comes home, Donna and their two small children are gone. He asks NOPD Detective Frank Renzi to find them. Renzi uncovers a tangled web of lies. Donna and Hunter have dark secrets. Is th. . .

Music and Mayhem Press - 2014-10-30

Natalie's Dilemma, a Frank Renzi crime thriller - A diamond heist, Mafia murders and a kidnapping. Fleeing her criminal past, Natalie believes she has found the perfect sanctuary in Venice. But two Mafia brothers pull off a daring diamond heist, kill the owner and his wife, and kidnap their 5-year-old daughter, Bianca. In the art museum across the street, Natalie hides when police chase the gunmen through the museum. Haunted by the fear in Bianca. . .

Music and Mayhem Press - 2017-02-08