Theresa Ragan Books In Order

Publication Order of Lizzy Gardner Books

Abducted (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Dead Weight (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Dark Mind (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Obsessed (2014) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Almost Dead (2015) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Evil Never Dies (2015) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Faith McMann Books

Furious (2016) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

A Knight in Central Park (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Return of the Rose (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Taming Mad Max (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Finding Kate Huntley (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Having My Baby (2012) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
An Offer He Can't Refuse (2012) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Theresa Ragan was born in Walnut creek, California growing up in a family of five daughters. She is one of the many authors who have undergone many challenges while in their career. After being a writer for many years and struggling to get her books published, she was still the one to go and make sale on her books. She was aware of the many challenges she would encounter and was ready for them just as her predecessors did. She thought she had nothing to lose from the many rejections and she went on with her struggles. Luck was on her side because within a period of ten months, she had sold 160,000 copies which was quite an encouragement to her.


Theresa Regan has written a number of book, the first being Having My Baby, Taming Mad Max, An Offer He Can’t Refuse, Return Of The Rose, Finding Kate Huntley, A Knight In Central Park , Here Comes The Bride, Four Contemporary Romances ,Abducted and finally The Dead Weight. The trilogy of the Lizzy Garden series comprises of several book, the first being, Abducted, The Sequel Being Dead Weight and later The Dark Mind.

Some sections of Theresa Regan Books

A Dark Mind.

A sequential murderer is terrorizing Sacramento, plundering on happily wedded couples and treating them with unspeakable unkindness. This revives troubling memories of a young investigator Lizzy Gardener ,who had just escaped from her death just an year ago .Most of the people are now living in fear but this is different for Lizzy Gardener. She is determined to catch up with the killer and bring back peace among his people

It is during a case of a monotonous worker that Lizzy finds himself on the track of the assassin. He is determined to bring back justice and stop the serial killer before he strikes on his next victim. Lizzy Gardener is not aware that his victim knew she was following, a situation that gives Spiderman hope to carry out his most glorious and bloody act , one that would be a blow to everyone.

Dead Weight

In the second book of Lizzy Gardener’s series, you meet a Lizzy who is still in her teenage days and also a private investigator. She is living in fear of a serial killer who was so determined to avenge against her. She is also determined to get him first with the help of her two kickbacks, Hayley and Jessica.

At one time, Lizzy is faced with a case owing to the disappearance of Carol Fullerton the daughter of Ruth Fullerton. The mother was going through some terminal illness due to stress not knowing the whereabouts of her daughter. She couldn’t get help from the police since they treated it as a runaway case.

After twenty years, and just as Carols case is about to start, Lizzy is faced with another case .Andrea Kramer reports that her sister Diane had been missing for Months .Diane is an obese individual and who goes to the gym in order to get rid of the fat. This is what compel her mother to think that the disappearance had something to do with the gym staff: Tony Robbins and Richard Simmons.

Lizzy is able to help find the missing daughter and the sister in the previous cases. He is also trying to manage her two assistants who were so opposite and were not comfortable working together. They all have many secrets with them and a very distressed past.


This is the first book in the Lizzy Gardener series. It follows a seventeen year old Lizzy Gardener whose boyfriend has been abducted by a serial killer after a romantic evening with her. She is lucky to escape and stand s out to be the only person to get away from the grip of the killer. Jared; her boyfriend wakes to finds himself in the hands of Spiderman, the sequential killer. Lizzy immediately notifies the ordeal to the police but they are not lucky to catch him. Spiderman swears to get his revenge on Lizzy threatening to watch her every move.

After fourteen years, Lizzy Gardener becomes a teacher helping other teenage girls to learn some self-defense techniques. She is determined to help others to protect themselves from this serial killer. Her efforts are distracted when she receives a call from Jared: now an FBI agent notifying her that the serial killer was back and she was his main target. She was the reason he had come back. He had made it clear that he would not escape again until he got her. Lizzy was frightened and so began the cat and mouse game each hiding from the trail of the other in order to survive.

Two earlier books of Theresa Ragan

Taming Mad Max

A young man Max Dutton, a starting linebacker for the Los Angeles condors is so sure about his death especially due to the early passing of his father and grandfather. With this in mind, he spends most of his lifetime to the fullest avoiding relationships as much as possible. He was not ready to build a family which he would leave very soon with no one to look after it just as his case and her sister.

Kari Murphy, a nutritional specialist also thinks Mad Max would die, but she is older and wiser now. She is hired by the NFL franchise to follow him around and give him healthy –eating advice, perfect facts about sugars and tasteful guidelines on cooking and shopping smart. She has to spend most of her time with Max, who he had spent a night with during their high school life .Max Dutton does not seem to remember any of that.

Return of the Rose

The story is about twin sisters born in Medieval England with one of them suffering from a serious illness. She is in her death bed and the family seeks assistance from the Witch of Devon-shire known to use her supernatural powers to carry the sickness to the future. During the year 1986, Cathy Hayes, who had just lost her child and husband in a fatal car accident finds the child on her door way and takes her to get some medical attention. She raises her to as her own and gives her the name Morgan.

Morgan grows up into a beautiful lady until her twentieth birthday when she becomes tangled within the shields metal dishes and is whipped back in time where she is mistaken for Amanda forester, a twin sister she knew nothing about. Back in Amanda’s home, Morgan is forced into marriage with King Henry favored adventurer, Derek Vanguard, who had a heart cold as stone which was as a result of abandoning by his mother at a very tender age and also failing to gain a fathers love.

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