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Toxic Deception: A Gripping Medical Mystery Thriller

(Jordan Reed Book 1)


Strange symptoms. An unlikely death. A bloody biotech secret. It’s Reporter Jordan Reed’s first big story. Can she untangle the medical mystery before it becomes her last?

Jordan Reed is driven to hunt down corruption. So when the gutsy journalist gets tipped off about blood money changing hands at a pharmaceutical company, she dives into the story. With an otherwise healthy worker dropping dead of multiple organ failure, Jordan suspects something far more sinister than a simple accident…

Daring to go up against big pharma, she gains an ally on the inside and recruits two friends to join the investigation. But after a string of false leads and tight-lipped witnesses, she ties her case to disturbingly similar evidence in a medical trial on the other side of the globe. And if she doesn’t expose the lethal conspiracy soon, Jordan is terrified she and her team could be the next victims of the lethal cover-up.

Can Jordan take down a greedy corporation before they sacrifice more lives in their drive for profit?

Toxic Deception is the first book in the gripping Jordan Reed thriller series. If you like tenacious heroines, underdog stories, and edge-of-your-seat action, then you’ll love K.C. Gillis’s page-turning tale.

Buy Toxic Deception to unravel a contagious mystery today!

Lake Effect: A Jordan Reed Mystery

(Jordan Reed Book 2)


Mysterious boating accidents. Destroyed evidence. Can a tenacious reporter decipher the twisted clues at a small-town lake?


Jordan Reed is burned out from all the attention on her previous high-profile story. But when a big lead lands in her lap, she reluctantly postpones her vacation to investigate a large New England marina. With hundreds of dead fish washing up on Copper Lake’s otherwise pristine shores, Jordan suspects a sinister cover-up.

But by the time she arrives on the scene, she’s surprised to discover the police chief eliminated every last carcass and seems hellbent on blocking her enquiries. And her search for the culprit takes a perilous turn when gambling kingpins descend on the city and a string of unexplained calamities plague the docks.

Can Jordan expose the corruption, or will she be the next to go belly-up?

Lake Effect is the second book in the Jordan Reed series. If you like steely female journalists, gripping action, and clever twists that’ll keep you guessing, then you’ll love K.C. Gillis’s page-turning mystery.

Buy Lake Effect to dive into dangerous waters today!

MIGRATION EVENT A Gripping Environmental Thriller 

(Jordan Reed Book 3)


Environmental destruction. Tax evasion. When reporter Jordan Reed uncovers a link, will she meet a fatal deadline?

Jordan Reed lives to expose criminals who believe they’ll never get caught. So after receiving a tip about a high-profile company dodging tariffs, the relentless journalist digs into the case. But though her lead turns out to be a red herring, a possible connection to the mysterious death of long-distance migratory birds pulls her into a byzantine maze of corruption and pollution.

Joining forces with a rogue conservationist, Jordan infiltrates the inner circle of one of Boston’s top corporate citizens. But when she and her new teammate find themselves surrounded by high-powered enemies, her hunt for the truth could force the coverup of their own murders.

Will the tenacious reporter live long enough to write the ultimate exposé?

Migration Event is the third book in the thrilling Jordan Reed mystery series. If you like powerful female protagonists, threats around every corner, and unexpected twists, then you’ll love K.C. Gillis’s edge-of-your-seat tale.

Buy Migration Event to flock towards a sinister conspiracy today!



A teenager with unexplained symptoms. A company executive with a questionable side business. Can Jordan make the connections and land her dream job?


Jordan Reed needed to convert her newspaper internship into a full-time job. That would mean writing a story her editor couldn’t ignore. One that exposed something that had to be stopped. There was just one problem. How exactly would she find such a story?


A chance encounter while on a visit to the hospital revealed a neighbor’s daughter suffering from a strange combination of symptoms. Despite an explanation from doctors that made sense, Jordan had a different theory. One that led to questionable skin creams from China. Creams that may be capable of doing more than just lightening skin.


Can Jordan find the real cause of her neighbor’s illness? Can she stay alive long enough to stop the person responsible?


Follow along on Jordan’s first real story. Learn if she has what it takes to get the job done. 


Mercury Shock is the first Jordan Reed Novella, the prequel to the exciting Jordan Reed Mystery series. When you finish, follow the link at the end of the story to buy the first book in the Jordan Reed Mystery series, Toxic Deception!

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