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Sneak Peek 2 of The Red Cardinal, Book 6 of the Cardinal Series by Mia Smantz

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Hello all!

Welcome to the sneak peeks countdown. With the 6th (and last) book, The Red Cardinal, soon to be released near the end of April, I'll be posting some snippets from the story to whet your whistles :)

I'm sure everyone has a lot going on right now with the upcoming holidays, so if you've made it this far, then I thank you for being here and tuning in.

Now, if you're here, then you are getting excited for the release of The Red Cardinal, book 6 of the Cardinal Series!

Also, as a reminder--if you're interested in purchasing a new hardcopy set of the first two books, The Cardinal Bird and Cardinal Caged, you can buy the first volume here. This volume is also available in the Kindle Unlimited store if you want to purchase or add to your ten-book Unlimited list to help free up a slot for another great book. I know I always have a hard time trying to cull my ten-books. Get the Kindle version here. Both versions save you some money by bundling :) Plus, it has an amazing new cover design. Soon, I'll be bundling the second volume of the series to include Cardinal of Hope and The Cardinal Sin as well as Cardinal Rose and The Red Cardinal. I'll make sure to announce it on social media.

Just some old business to bring up, I created the pre-order for the next book so that I could include the link within the current book, but I haven't been promoting it. But, here it is, the next series:

We're finished with the series--for now. People have asked if I'll be making another series with these characters in it, and my answer is undecided. With the finish of each book in my first ever series, the feeling has gone from relief to bittersweet. I know some of you feel the same way. Which is why I can't completely close the lid on further series with Callie and her boys. I've been laying small Easter eggs that would pave the way for further plot, but not be so pressing as to leave us hanging at the end of this book.

But for now, be sure to check out the new series, The Fire Series, with a new cast of characters to learn to love or hate--or both!

The Red Cardinal, Book 6


The truck sprang forward like a pouncing lion. It turned around on the narrow road, offering me a long enough glimpse to see the other man get in the little silver car to follow us.

If they took me far away and ditched the car, Jace and the agents would have no way to track me beyond that—at least, not quickly.

My heart leapt to my throat. “Who are you people?”

“Ah, ah, ah. We’ll be asking the questions here, and we’ll get to that, believe you me, so just sit back and hold onto your belts. This is gonna’ be a bumpy ride.” Not much later, he pulled back onto the driveway I’d just left—the one that led back to Veseli’s cabin.

“What the…” I trailed off before whipping around to him. “Are you Veseli’s guys? The father and the son?”

For the first time, the lunatic version of St. Nick lost his jolly joy. His head jerked my way, and his voice came out sharp. “How do you know about that?”


The CB radio cut me off.