Mortonville to Maria

The Sons of Gulielmus saga, the Desert Guards series, and the Masters of Maria stories are set in the same world, have have significant character overlap, and take place one after the other.


Sons of Gulielmus

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Gulielmus is an ancient demon—an incubus—who has been propagating with human women in the New World since the time of the Roanoke colony. He sends his powerful sons out into the world to taint the souls of women, not realizing it’s them who are the ones who could so easily be swayed to the other side.

Cover of A Demon in Waiting by Holley Trent Daughter on the Run cover features blonde woman seated in dry field giving intense look cover of A Demon Found by Holley Trent has a man in a beige hoodie sweatshirt open at the chest. He stares toward the camera with bright blue eyes.
Cover of A Witch Enraptured by Holley Trent has a curly haired main with light brown skin and neat facial hair looking to the distance AnAngelFallen

Desert Guards

A year after the events of A Witch Enraptured, a family of were-cougars in New Mexico learns the hellmouth on their ranch didn’t open by accident.

The cover of The Cougar's Pawn by Holley Trent contains a muscular shirtless man with dark red hair in a cowboy hat over a misty desert background The Cougar's Trade Second Edition cover The cover of The Cougar's Bargain by Holley Trent, features a man with open shirt and black cowboy hat over misty background Cover of The Cougar's Wish by Holley Trent features redheaded woman over misty desert background Desert Guards series collection cover has a picture of a New Mexico landscape at night with the four Desert Guards novel covers overlaid.

Masters of Maria

Set about a year after the conclusion of Desert Guards. Powerful supernatural beings are clustering in Maria, New Mexico with some…exciting results.

Cover art featuring handsome Hispanic man with light facial hair, shirtless in front of a desert expanse The Angel's Hunger paranormal fantasy romance cover features sultry Asian man in black shirt against a yellow sky desert background shirtless handsome man in front of festive Christmas tree The Coyote's Chance cover broody dark haired man in black jacket over dark desert expanse cowboy with open plaid shirt in front of outbuilding
Cover of The Coyote's Bride by Holley Trent Blond-haired beadered man in black leatehr jacket over golden night background Cover art for The Coyote's Comfort by Holley Trent. Features a dark-haired woman dressed in leather with lit-up holiday tree in distant background. Cover image of The Angel's Fire Cover of The Angel's Desire by Holley Trent Masters of Maria series cover has a dramatic red desert sky background with an intense dark-haired woman in the front in a red dress and extending an arm forward

Reading Order

Sons of Gulielmus

1 – A Demon in Waiting
2 – Daughter on the Run (novella)
3 – Cupid in Love
4 – A Demon Found (novella)
5 – A Witch Enraptured
6 – An Angel Fallen (novella)

Desert Guards

0 – The Cougar’s Mate (FREE prequel novella)
1 – The Cougar’s Pawn
2 – The Cougar’s Trade
3 – The Cougar’s Bargain
4 – The Cougar’s Wish

Masters of Maria

1 – The Demigod’s Legacy
2 – The Angel’s Hunger
3 – The Wolf’s Joy (novella)
4 – The Coyote’s Chance
5 – The Coyote’s Cowboy (short novel)
6 – The Coyote’s Bride
7 – The Coyote’s Comfort (novella)
8 – The Angel’s Fire
9 – The Angel’s Desire