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Looking for the best in romance, literary fiction and nonfiction? We have some of Amazon's bestselling Top 10 and Top 100 titles right here! Black Lyon Publishing, LLC is a traditional, royalty-paying publishing house boasting some of the most talented multi-published and new authors around. Check back each month for new titles available in trade paperback, ebook and audio formats.

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Our titles are available through most major online retailers, including those listed below, and can be ordered at any bookstore when not in inventory. We are distributed internationally and nationally through Baker & Taylor and Ingram, for those interested in wholesale orders.

newly released in audio

End Dream
by Angela Steed
Narrated by Jeanne de Rougemont

Carolina Hurricane
by Shannon Dauphin
Narrated by Brittney Carr

Whispers in Autumn
by Ariana Wolvshire
Narrated by Lirpa Yadsloof

The Medallion of Solaus
by Kimberly Adkins
Narrated by Lirpa Yadsloof

Masters of the Night
by Elizabeth Brockie
Narrated by Summer Riffaud

by Kari Thomas
Read by Olivia Payne

View more audio titles here!


A lonely newspaper reporter.
An immortal Egyptian prince.
The mythical shapeshifter that stalks them both.

When reporter Krista Hawthorne inherited an heirloom ankh from her mother, she was unaware of her own ties to Ancient Egypt. Running from heartbreak, she leaves the Arizona desert to begin life anew in a small town nestled in the Appalachian Mountains. Then one night beneath the full moon, a horror unfolds near the banks of the Lune River ...


NEW in PAPERBACK and kindle!

Sometimes the happiest “happily ever after”
is learning to love yourself.

School teacher Monica Humphrey is dangerously close to becoming the proverbial cat lady. Abandoned by her father after her mother’s death, she’s an adult now—alone with her fears, hazy impressions of childhood, and an abundance of food to fill the void inside. Except for when it doesn’t.

An accident one lonely Friday night becomes the catalyst for emotional growth and physical transformation, and the doorway to love opens first in the form of a grocery store manager, and then in a little girl in need of a home. Relationships, like water, she soon finds, seek their own level—and Monica Humphrey is rising up.

A true crime best-seller!

Top 50 Amazon Kindle Nonfiction Bestseller!
#1 Biographies of Murder and Mayhem
#1 True Crime
#1 Murder and Mayhem True Accounts

Steven B. Epstein, a litigation partner at Poyner Spruill LLP, has been practicing law for nearly 30 years.  He has tried many jury and non-jury trials in courtrooms throughout North Carolina and has argued numerous appeals. 

To the outside world, Jason and Michelle Young lived a storybok life—an attractive couple with great jobs, a beautiful home, a precocious two-year-old daughter, and a baby boy on the way. Soon after the 29-year-old pregnant mother’s brutally beaten body was discovered on their bedroom floor, a very different picture emerged... MURDER ON BIRCHLEAF DRIVE: The True Story of the Michelle Young Murder Case, was released in 2019.

Order your paperback copy today! $19.95.