Eugenia Lovett West

Selected Works

"...all will cheer the courageous and stylish Emma, who typically dons a Hermes scarf when slipping into sleuthing mode." Publisher's Weekly
"...A fast paced-page turner...strong characters...interesting backgrounds with international flair. An engaging read." Dominick Dunne
Historical Thriller
A Gothic thriller set on a sugar plantation in Jamaica, WI in the 1870's.

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"This fast-paced, thrilling, really rather sophisticated read will almost certainly be remembered as one of the best mysteries of the year." - Mysterious Reviews

"This is the second book in what looks to be a series, and West doesn't have to worry about sophomore slump. The action is realistic, as are the relationships. West can deploy a red herring with the best of them, and has no qualms about setting the reader up for a shock now and then. The plot is certainly timely, considering the recent H1N1 scenario, and probably as possible as any other terrorist plot out there. Emma Streat struggles to balance her personal life against the global problems she is called upon to work on; her reactions are believable and ring true. One can only hope she has a long and interesting life ahead of her." - P.J. Coldren for Reviewing the

Radio Interviews for Overkill 2010:

1- The Faith Middleton Show CT Public Radio April, 2010

2- Feisty Side of Fifty National/​Internet

3- A Touch of Grey National

4- Weekend Show with Josefa Salinas KHHT FM

5- Mystery Matters

6- Round Table WAMC PR

7- Sunday Magazine WKYE FM

8- Morning Show with Shelly Irwin WGVU NPR

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