Science Fiction

Twenty-One Stones

Leap Limit Book #1

A genius with a reckless streak. A risky scientific breakthrough. Is saving a life worth the cost?

Mars Lockporte lives for excitement. Brilliant but impatient, the quantum physics major chases each new blood-pumping high with the cockiness of an action hero. So when his best friend is murdered, the loyal adrenaline junkie doesn’t hesitate to use his untested invention to jump back in time and stop the killer… but instead ends up in the middle of the Civil War.

Scrambling to survive the Battle of Antietam, Mars is shocked to discover his foe’s distant ancestor is a male nurse patching up wounded Union soldiers. And with scant hours left before he’s returned to his own era, the bright young scientist fears his only opportunity to alter his friend’s deadly fate means destroying an innocent life.

Will Mars change history at the price of his soul?

Twenty-One Stones is the intriguing first book in the Leap Limit time-travel science fiction series. If you like smart but flawed heroes, historical backdrops, and facing difficult decisions, then you’ll love Janice Boekhoff’s fascinating what-if.

Deception Island by Author Janice Boekhoff
Extinction Island by Author Janice Boekhoff

Extinction Island

Jurassic Judgment Book #1

Dangerous Convicts. Deadly Dinosaurs. The secret encoded in her DNA lies between them …

Dedicated reptile expert Oakley Laveau loves the thrill of wrestling a ’gator. But her dream job at the swamp tour slips away when she’s charged with a crime she doesn’t remember: her best friend’s murder. Sentenced to life on a secluded isle, she’ll have to battle violent criminals and genetically modified dinosaurs to uncover the truth.

As soon as she steps on the island, she’s swept up by the charming leader of a gang of convicts and his dubious offer of protection. But it’s hard to heed his warnings when somewhere in the dino-infested rainforest hides a witness who knows the shocking facts behind Oakley’s amnesia.

Hunted by humans and beasts, can Oakley expose the truth before she meets a bloody end?

**Christy Award Finalist**

Deception Island

Jurassic Judgment Book #2

An island prison. Deadly dinosaur species. A daring escape.
Now it’s a race to find the truth before someone notices she’s gone …

Imprisoned on dinosaur-infested Costa Rica, Oakley Laveau is haunted by the desperate question of why her mother tried to kill her. When a dream hints at answers to her mysterious past, she’s determined to uncover the secrets of her manipulated DNA. Oakley boldly decides to flee and hunt down the truth at any price … even execution.

Slipping away from the island with the help of a loyal friend, headstrong Oakley makes it to a floating research lab. But with the FBI in pursuit and a smug scientist plotting to exploit her, she may find her newfound freedom is deadlier than the cage she fled.

Will Oakley’s determination to trace the clues of her past reveal a dangerous secret better left uncovered?

Deception Island is the tense second book in the Jurassic Judgment science fiction series. If you like genetically modified reptiles, savvy survivalists, and undercurrents of attraction, then you’ll love Janice Boekhoff’s thrilling story.​

Deception Island by Author Janice Boekhoff
Execution Island by Author Janice Boekhoff

Execution Island

Jurassic Judgment Book #3

Stalking dinosaurs. Dangerous convicts. A kidnapping.


No matter who she tries to save, death waits in the jungle …

Trapped on a dinosaur-infested island, Oakley Laveau is haunted by the truth: she was created to kill. But after her latest assassination puts her brother at risk, she vows to end the body count. So when the kidnapper offers to trade her brother for two people she is protecting, she hatches a plan to outwit him without bloodshed.

After the exchange goes wrong, she reluctantly teams up with her vengeful sister, a woman whose deadly genetic ability equals her own. Unless they learn to become allies, Oakley stands to lose everyone she loves. Hunted by deadly predators, pursued by the FBI, and partnered with an assassin who wants her dead, Oakley may be forced to use her enhanced genetics to eliminate her enemies.

She has the power to kill anyone. But can she find the strength to save everyone?

Execution Island is the tense third book in the Jurassic Judgment science fiction series. If you like genetically modified reptiles, savvy survivalists, and undercurrents of attraction, then you’ll love Janice Boekhoff’s thrilling story.

**Carol Award Finalist**

Christian Suspense


Earth Hunters Book #1

She is ready to risk everything, including her heart, for the sake of her missing brother. 

This clean romance featuring Christian themes follows the daring exploits of an Arizona mine owner whose quest to find her brother leads her into the heart of the Arizona desert against the backdrop of the legendary Lost Dutchman Gold Mine.

Elery Hearst, driven by a deep-seated faith, embarks on a treacherous quest to unearth truths buried deep within the earth and her own heart. The disappearance of her brother, Garrick, in the desert’s enigmatic canyons thrusts her into the life of Lucan Milner, a man battling his own demons. Together, they confront the echoes of betrayal and loss, navigating through a landscape fraught with danger and mystery.

In a race against time, Elery and Lucan navigate dangerous physical and emotional terrains. As they delve into the mystery of the mine, their adventure reveals that the truest treasures are those found not in the earth but in the resilience of the human spirit and the power of faith and love. Will they find the riches they seek, or will the cost be more than they bargained for?

Join Elery and Lucan on their journey, where every crevice holds a story, and every shadow harbors the promise of a new dawn brimming with edge-of-your-seat suspense.

Crevice by Author Janice Boekhoff
Created by Author Janice Boekhoff


Earth Hunters Book #2

He sent up a quick prayer for strength. Lying close to Lenaia would be a temptation of epic proportions.


In a pulse-quickening blend of science, romance, and faith, paleontology professor Travis Perego finds himself on the verge of a discovery that could redefine his career and test his fragile new beliefs.

Following the painful loss of his sister, Travis turned to God. But he struggles between evolutionary theory and the Bible. It’s a conundrum that gets the dean’s attention, who makes at least one thing clear in Travis’s life: If he doesn’t figure things out soon, he’ll be fired.

An ambitious attempt by a colleague to reverse-engineer a dinosaur from bird DNA sets the stage for Travis’ adventure in the jungles of Costa Rica. His mission is to find the now-missing professor and the enigmatic creature.

Deep in the jungle, Travis meets Lenaia, a beautiful woman with her own mysterious agenda. Together, they embark on a quest to locate the creature. Their journey is a race against time as they face external threats and the internal struggle of reconciling their past with their present and their growing feelings for each other.

Created is a captivating tale for Christian romance readers, offering adventure, science, and heartwarming romance all wrapped up in an inspirational faith-based mystery.


Earth Hunters Book #3

An unstable volcano … A murdered women … One explosive secret …

Volcanologist Lenaia Talavera couldn’t save her uncle in time. Reeling from grief and guilt, she directs her anger at God and distances herself from everyone, including her longtime boyfriend. Burying her feelings in work, Lenaia travels to Mt. Rainier to investigate an act of sabotage. When she gets teamed up with her ex-boyfriend, he makes his intentions clear: winning her back at all cost. Before she can process his confession, the trip takes a dangerous turn—a woman from a nearby town is found dead among the pines.


On the other side of the country, Travis Perego wants to support his girlfriend in her grief, but he won’t stand on the sidelines while she slips away from him. Travis races to the mountain to fight for her, only to find out she’s missing, along with her ex-boyfriend.


Determined to discover if he’s on the losing side of a love triangle or if something more sinister is going on, Travis inserts himself into the investigation. As he unintentionally flushes out a killer, Lenaia and her ex uncover an explosive secret on the deserted mountain. With only prayer for a weapon, can Lenaia stop a killer’s deadly plan before he buries a sleepy little town in a cascade of evil?

**Carol Award Finalist**

Cascade by Author Janice Boekhoff
Gem Hunter by Author Janice Boekhoff

Gem Hunter: A Novella

The only thing more dangerous than what she found is what he plans to do with it.

Gem hunter Alyna Elkins is determined to prove her beloved father didn’t waste his life on a fruitless dream. Only days away from running out of the money needed to continue her father’s archeological research, Alyna’s prayers are seemingly answered when she discovers a buried box of rare gemstones valuable enough to fund her work for an entire year. But Alyna soon finds out there are others on Mt. Pasaqua–with darker motivations–hunting for her treasure.

After running an illegal errand for his brother, Ruger Westmoreland spent four years in prison. When Ruger realizes his brother has committed a far worse crime than he ever imagined, he races to uncover the truth buried on Mt. Pasaqua before his brother can destroy the proof of what really happened to their mother. But Ruger didn’t count on fiery Alyna finding the gems first.

Refusing to let the handsome stranger steal the treasure, Alyna stands her ground until Ruger finally convinces her the gems are evidence of a terrible secret. But when she demands they contact the sheriff, Ruger kidnaps her, forcing Alyna to ask a grim question that could have deadly consequences–which brother is more dangerous?