Books & Stories by Lisa Brackmann

Go-Between

Go-Between

Emily has a pretty good life in Northern California, running her own bistro and living with volunteer firefighter Jeff. Maybe not the life she’d planned, but a pretty good one all the same. Especially after what happened in Mexico. She thought she’d escaped from the wreckage of her old life. She...

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Dragon Day

Dragon Day

Ellie McEnroe is an Iraq War vet living in Beijing, where she represents the work of cutting-edge Chinese political artists. She has one bum leg, a taste for dumplings and beer, and an evangelical mother and a sweet-tempered rescue mutt for roommates. She also has Chinese Domestic Security on her ta...

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Hour of the Rat

Hour of the Rat

Ellie McEnroe returns in the sequel to the critically acclaimed New York Times and USA Today best-seller, ROCK PAPER TIGER. Iraq War vet Ellie McEnroe has a pretty good life in Beijing, representing the work of controversial dissident Chinese artist Zhang Jianli. Even though Zhang’s mysterious dis...

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San Diego Noir

San Diego Noir

San Diego is home to miles of beaches, Balboa Park, a world-famous zoo, and some of the country's most expensive home and resort real estate. Yet the city also houses a few items that aren't actively promoted by the visitor's bureau: a number of the country's most corrupt politicians, border-related...

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Getaway

Getaway

Michelle Mason tells herself she’s on vacation. A brief stay in the Mexican resort town of Puerto Vallarta. It’s a chance to figure out her next move after the unexpected death of her financier husband, who’s left behind a scandal and a pile of debt. The trip was already paid for, and it beats...

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Rock Paper Tiger

Rock Paper Tiger

Iraq vet Ellie McEnroe is down and out in China, trying to lose herself in the alien worlds of performance artists and online gamers. When a chance encounter with a Muslim fugitive drops her down a rabbit hole of conspiracies, Ellie must decide who to trust among the artists, dealers, collectors and...

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