Authors Maynard Sims

About the Authors


MAYNARD SIMS - Len Maynard & Mick Sims are the authors of seventeen novels with more scheduled, in the genres of supernatural horror, the Department 18 series, crime, mystery, thrillers and erotic romance. They have written award winning screenplays, numerous stories and novellas, essays, reviews and their tenth story collection has just been published. They occasionally work as editors, and previously as small press publishers. 

They have been friends for fifty years, live twenty five miles apart, and when not writing they enjoy their families, gardening, reading and box sets.

Bahama Series

Touching the Sun


Bahama Series Book 1

Authors: Maynard Sims

Paperback ISBN: 9781629895994

eBook ISBN: 97821629896007

Genre: Mystery, Suspense & Thriller

Release Date 12/19/2016



In an exciting and suspenseful, fast-paced action thriller, Touching The Sun follows twists and turns that build to a surprising climax.

Harry Beck has a carefree, almost idyllic, life in the Bahamas. The owner of a small charter company, he enjoys a laid back lifestyle with few responsibilities, and fewer commitments.

When deceit, danger and death intrude into paradise Harry has a choice - fight or flee. As relaxed as his personality might be, when cornered, he finds courage and a resourcefulness that surprises everyone, especially Harry. He finds almost no one he can trust as he’s swept up in a maelstrom of violence and intrigue on the idyllic islands.

Calling Down the Lightning


Bahama Series Book 2

Authors: Maynard Sims

Hardback ISBN: 9781629897042

Paperback ISBN: 9781629897059

eBook ISBN: 9781629897066

Genre: Mystery, Suspense & Thriller

Release Date 6/12/2017


Calling Down the Lightning is an exciting and pulsating adventure thriller that twists and turns along a labyrinthine path to a stunning conclusion. 

A hitman is loose on the idyllic islands. A killer for hire who has FBI agent, Billie Jean Martinez in his sights. Billie just happens to be the lover of Stevie, Harry Beck’s business partner. Trouble is at Harry’s door, again. 

Harry has his own problems. When Billie and Stevie, and then his wife Katy, go missing Harry has no choice but to join the chase to find them, and hope he gets to them before the hired gun. Most of all they have to stay alive.

Raging Against the Storm


Bahama Series Book 3

Authors: Maynard Sims

Hardback ISBN: 9781629898407

Paperback ISBN: 9781629898414

eBook ISBN: 9781629898421

Genre: Mystery, Suspense & Thriller

Release Date 12/18/2017


Raging Against the Storm is a pulsating edge of the seat thriller that shocks and surprises with twists and turns until an emotional and action-packed climax that will leave you gasping for breath.  

A hired assassin wants revenge. A corrupt businessman seeks payback. They both have Harry Beck in their sights. Harry is in a bad place. Mourning a friend, desperately trying to salvage his marriage and his boat charter business, the last thing he needs is trouble. 

The islands are rocked by a fierce tropical storm that makes communication and travel difficult. Harry has to sober up, and fast, because the storm is nothing compared to the killers on his trail.

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