Mary Vigliante Szydlowski

Mary Vigliante Szydlowski writes across several genres under different pseudonyms. She's the author of 10 adult novels, a novella, & 6 children's books. Her short stories, articles, children's stories, essays, and poems have appeared in anthologies, magazines, newspapers, and on the web.

Author Biography

Mary Vigliante Szydlowski writes across several genres under different pseudonyms. Her published SF/Fantasy works include novels: The Ark The Colony, The Land, Source of Evil, and novella, The Hand of My Enemy. She's the author of dark fantasies Worship the Night and Dark Realm, and novel Silent Song. Using the pen name Mia Frances, she's the author of the erotic romance murder mystery series IN HIS KEEPING: TAKEN, BANISHED, & CLAIMED. She's published 6 children's books: Millie Muldoon & the Christmas Mystery, Millie Muldoon & the Case of the Thanksgiving Turkey-napper, A Puddle for Poo, The Duck in the Hole, Kia's Manatee, and I Can't Talk, I've Got Farbles In My Mouth. Her short stories, articles, children's stories, essays, and poems have appeared in anthologies, books, magazines, newspapers, and on the web. She's a member of the Authors Guild, SFWA (Science Fiction Fantasy Writers of America) SCBWI (Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators), and RWA (Romance Writers of America.

Books by Mary Vigliante Szydlowski

Millie Muldoon & the Christmas Mystery (Millie Muldoon Mysteries Book 2)

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What's wrong with Santa Claus? He stopped at their house on Christmas Eve. He ate the cookies and drank the milk they put out for him. But he didn't fill their stockings or leave them any presents. Why? Could he have put them on his naughty list by mistake? Millie needs to use her detective skills to solve the mystery of the missing presents!

Millie Muldoon & the Case of the Thanksgiving Turkey-napper (Millie Muldoon Mysteries Book 1)

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It's two days before Thanksgiving and Millie Muldoon has been called in to find her cousin's pet turkey, Monica. The bird's been turkey-napped! Millie must use all her detective skills to make sure that Monica doesn't become the main course at a holiday feast. It's a race against the clock as Millie follows every clue and questions every suspect to discover the culprit and save Monica

Worship the Night

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Her mother's death freed Lea from a lifetime of sexual repression. Alone in a remote mountain cabin, Lea succumbs to erotic fantasies and becomes the helpless prey of a phantom lover from the depths of Hell. To transform the demon into the flesh-and-blood lover she craves, Lea must kill! She offers him the blood of her victims, but only the ultimate sacrifice will satisfy his needs.

Dark Realm

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Satan has given his people a Messiah! While he rules the netherworld, his daughter, Ara, oversees his worldly realm. She's the keeper of the faith. Her concert tours and sermons overflow with true believers, but the clergy loathe her. They think she's a fanatic who riles up the rabble with her talk of salvation. She's a radical who preaches against cruelty and depravity! She's got to be stopped!

The Hand of My Enemy

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In the deadly game of war, player nations must continually “up the ante” on their enemies. Sparing no expense to create an arsenal of ever more lethal, ever more destructive weaponry. But an escalating arms race can have unintended consequences. Cataclysmic, catastrophic consequences!