Biography

Dani Pettrey

Dani Pettrey is a wife, home-schooling mom, and the acclaimed author of the Alaskan Courage romantic suspense series, which includes her bestselling novels SUBMERGED, SHATTERED, STRANDED, SILENCED and SABOTAGED. Her books have been honored with the Daphne du Maurier award, two HOLT Medallions, two National Readers' Choice Awards, the Gail Wilson Award of Excellence, and Christian Retailing's Best Award, among others. 

She feels blessed to write inspirational romantic suspense because it incorporates so many things she loves --- the thrill of adventure, nail-biting suspense, the deepening of her characters' faith, and plenty of romance. She and her husband reside in Maryland, where they enjoy time with their two daughters, a son-in-law, and a super adorable grandson.

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Books by Dani Pettrey

by Dani Pettrey - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Romance, Romantic Suspense, Suspense

Growing up, goody-two-shoes Kirra Jacobs and troublemaker Reef McKenna were always at odds. Now, working together as search-and-rescue for Alaska's arduous Iditarod race, a growing attraction seems to be forcing aside old arguments. Then Reef catches Kirra sneaking from camp in the middle of the night. Kirra's uncle, a musher in the race, has disappeared. Kirra and Reef quickly track the man, but what they discover is harrowing: Frank's daughter has been kidnapped.

by Dani Pettrey - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Romance, Romantic Suspense, Suspense

A relaxing day of rock climbing takes a disturbing turn when Kayden McKenna's route brings her face-to-face with a dead climber. Is it a terrible accident or something darker? When the case is handed to overburdened sheriff Landon Grainger, he turns to Jake Westin for help. With Jake's past now revealed, he's ready to use his talent for investigation again --- but he could never prepare for where the mystery will take him.

by Dani Pettrey - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Romance, Suspense

On the trail of a missing friend, reporter Darcy St. James is shocked to find Gage McKenna --- handsome and unforgettable as ever --- on board the cruise ship she’s investigating. She’ll have to enlist Gage’s help when it becomes clear that one disappearance is just the tip of the iceberg.

by Dani Pettrey - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Mystery, Romance, Suspense, Thriller

Piper McKenna’s prodigal brother, Reef, appears at her house covered in blood. A fellow snowboarder has been killed --- but despite the evidence, Reef swears he's innocent. Piper is frustrated with Deputy Landon Grainger’s need for facts over faith. With his sheriff pushing for a quick conviction, some unexpected leads complicate the investigation, and pursuing the truth may mean risking Landon's career.

by Dani Pettrey - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Mystery, Romance, Suspense, Thriller

Bailey Craig has reluctantly returned to her small Alaska hometown only to bury a loved one. But when dark evidence emerges surrounding the death, can she and a former flame move beyond the hurts of the past to find the murderer --- before Bailey becomes the next victim?