My Latest, Cut and Run, Debuts October 9th

  On Tuesday, October 9th, I'm back in Texas Hill Country where medical examiner Faith McIntyre is faced with an unusual trauma victim in my new novel, Cut and Run. The unconscious woman clinging to life after a hit and run is FBI agent Macy Crow. What she was doing...

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Meet Me at RomCon in Richmond

RomCon 2018, Richmond, Virginia, October 5 - 6 Reader and author "Meet and Greet" events and parties, and, on Saturday, all 60+authors, including keynote speaker Lori Foster, visit with readers at the Book Fair & Signing event. See you there! Info: RomCon2018....

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Cut and Run Debuts October 9th!

In CUT AND RUN I return to the Lone Star State where Medical Examiner Faith McIntyre and Texas Ranger Mitchell Hayden's search for a killer leads to an isolated ranch. There they discover not only the graves of three women who disappeared thirty years ago, but missing...

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“A sure bet for page-turning suspense coupled with titillating love scenes.” Library Journal “Burton’s romantic crime fiction is gritty and well plotted. She leaves the reader breathless.” The Crime Warp
“[Mary Burton’s] books are right up there with the likes of James Patterson.” Fresh Fiction “A master storyteller.” Book Reporter
“If there’s a category of ‘page-turner,’ Burton would always ends up on the top of that list.” Suspense Magazine “Burton’s trademark is providing the serial killer’s viewpoint without giving anything away.” Publishers Weekly


newletterheader-02 Mary Burton loves writing, research, morning walks, baking and tiny dachshunds. She also enjoys hunting down serial killers.

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A dark alley after midnight . . . the twin sister Faith McIntyre never knew . . . an FBI agent clinging to life . . . the past rising from the grave . . . welcome to Hill Country


Debuts October 9, 2018

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