Elizabeth Haynes is a former police intelligence analyst, a civilian role that involves determining patterns in offending and criminal behavior. She is the New York Times bestselling author of Into the Darkest Corner, Dark Tide, Human Remains, and, most recently, Under a Silent Moon, the first installment of the Briarstone crime series.
"Haynes deftly weaves together the instructional style of most police procedurals with a taut, suspenseful mystery. It's a captivating tale of jealousy, madness and murder that readers won't be able to put down."--Romantic Times Book Reviews, 4.5 stars "This is an edgy, suspenseful story that will keep you up late at night, but make sure your doors are locked."--Suspense Magazine "Like your novels racy? If so, this one will fit the bill....A strong opening to what promises to be a strong series."--New York Journal of Books "[A] gripping page-turner."--Crimespree Magazine "The first in a series of police procedural mysteries that undoubtedly will significantly increase her readership while retraining those who have been with her from the beginning....It's as impressive a book, in any genre, as you will read this year....And the ending will leave you breathless."--Bookreporter.com "You'll want to stay up all night reading Under a Silent Moon. Best-selling author Elizabeth Haynes assembles a cast of memorable characters in this gripping murder mystery that combines police procedure with romantic desire."--National Examiner "Haynes debuts a promising procedural series featuring a strong lead character who could just become a genre stalwart."--Booklist "Perfect for fans of police procedurals and British mysteries."--Library Journal "If there's anything Haynes excels at, it's addictive, tension-filled reading."--BookPage "Haynes has written romantic suspense novels and psychological thrillers, but Under a Silent Moon is her first police procedural and it's quite a departure from anything she's done before....Should give puzzle fiends plenty to chew on."--New York Times Book Review