A disgraced cop takes matters into her own hands when the murderer who killed her partner comes after her family. To stop him, Cindy Ames fuses with a prototype suit and transforms herself into a superhero. But the suit has a mind of its own and is determined to execute its hidden agenda. The puppet has become the master, and the hero has become the monster. Super powers can save a city but break a hero. A Bitter Winter is book 1 of The Silver Ninja series. The ultimate weapon is a woman with a vengeance. In this action packed superhero fantasy, the powerless becomes the powerful. In A Bitter Winter, when a routine security job goes horribly wrong, Cindy finally snaps and decides she's going to do something about it. But a motive driven by revenge and rage leads Cindy down a path she never wanted to traverse. The more powerful she becomes, the more she sacrifices that which she loves most . . . her family. And in the end, would it all have been worth it?