No Time Like The Present (HBTC #2)
About the Author:I am an author, publisher and a social scientist. My academic specialism is gender and sexual politics and identity, so you can expect this to crop up now and then in my writing too! Not in an "in your face" kind of way - subtlety wins hearts and minds. I write character-based/driven fiction - mostly general/contemporary, some (M/M, F/M, NB) romance and a bit of sci-fi fantasy (light). Basically, I write about life. I've written a few stand alone novels and short stories, but my main work is... Read More
Detailed Information:Published: November 15th, 2012 - ebook re-edited October, 2015
Length: 96,000 words (340 pages) approx.
Sometimes a murder mystery is the least of life's challenges...
This sequel to Hiding Behind The Couch finds Josh and The Circle fighting to prove the innocence of one James Brown, a well-liked and respected MD of a pizza restaurant chain.
But his past is far from helpful in freeing him of suspicion, and Eleanor is all set to call it a day.
It's the perfect time to make new friends, make amends...and solve a murder case.
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"...a beautiful tapestry which is a story encompassing so many lives and their interconnections."
"I wanted more just so I could find out what the future held for my newfound 'friends'."
"All I can hope is for the possibility that Debbie McGowan might like to make this into a trilogy, or even a series that I can keep indulging in for either the rest of my own or the characters' lives!!"
NOTE: contains Hiding Behind The Couch plot spoilers - it is therefore recommended that these novels are read in order.
The series to date:
- Hiding Behind The Couch (Season One)
- No Time Like The Present (Season Two)
- The Harder They Fall (Season Three)
- Crying in the Rain
- First Christmas
- In The Stars Part I: Capricorn-Gemini (Season Four)
- Breaking Waves
- Chain of Secrets
- In The Stars Part II: Cancer-Sagittarius (Season Five)
- A Midnight Clear
- Red Hot Christmas
- Hiding Out
- Breakfast at Cordelia's Aquarium
- Two By Two (Season Six)
- Those Jeffries Boys
Other Publications by Debbie McGowan:
- Reunions (HBTC #7)
- Of The Bauble
- Take A Chance Anthology: A Collection of Gay Romance for New Adults
- Class-A (Hiding Behind The Couch)
- The WAG and The Scoundrel (Gray Fisher #1)
- And The Walls Came Tumbling Down
- Those Jeffries Boys (HBTC Novel)
- Hiding Behind The Couch Box Set One
- Love Unlocked
- Chain of Secrets (HBTC Novella)
- Christmas Craic and Mistletoe (Seeds of Tyrone #3)
- Checking In (Checking Him Out #3)
- Where the Grass is Greener (Seeds of Tyrone #2)
- Taking Him On (Checking Him Out #2)
- When Skies Have Fallen
- Leaving Flowers (Seeds of Tyrone #1)
- Breakfast at Cordelia's Aquarium (HBTC Short Story)
- Two By Two (HBTC #6)
- Hiding Out (Checking Him Out / HBTC Novella)
- Cherry Pop Valentine
- Ruminations (HBTC Novel)
- Coming Up
- Checking Him Out For The Holidays (Checking Him Out Novella)
- Red Hot Christmas (HBTC Novella)
- A Midnight Clear (HBTC Novella)
- Boughs of Evergreen: A Holiday Anthology
- Crying in the Rain (HBTC Novel)
- Sugar and Sawdust
- Checking Him Out (Checking Him Out #1)
- Breaking Waves (HBTC Novella)
- In The Stars Part II: Cancer-Sagittarius (HBTC #5)
- In The Stars Part I: Capricorn-Gemini (HBTC #4)
- Double Six
- First Christmas (HBTC Novella)
- The Harder They Fall (HBTC #3)
- Beginnings (HBTC Novella)
- Hiding Behind The Couch (HBTC #1)
- No Dice
- Time to Go (in Story Salon Big Book of Stories)