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Preview of The Witch’s Child Coming October 15

Preview of The Witch’s Child Coming October 15

When you're self-publishing on multiple platforms, you have to cross your fingers that the various moving parts come together at the right time. Right now, I'm crossing my fingers that The Witch's Child will be up on Amazon and other platforms for the October 15...

Cover Reveal for The Witch’s Child

Cover Reveal for The Witch’s Child

For people who read books but don’t write or publish them, it seems like a long stretch of time elapses between books in a series. Part of that is because of the work that must be done after a writer types, “The End.” Part of the time stretch has to do with the...

Book Reviews of Recent Reads

Book Reviews of Recent Reads

Lesson Plan for Murder by Lori Robbins What’s not to love when an English teacher like me reads a mystery where the chapters are titled Things Fall Apart or Heart of Darkness and the protagonist is a high school English teacher? First, I loved the clever, intelligent...

Cover Reveal for Harlequin’s “Death Takes No Bribes”

Cover Reveal for Harlequin’s “Death Takes No Bribes”

When I first began writing mysteries, I didn’t know a great deal about copyrights, publishers, or self-publishing. My first series, the Endurance Mysteries, was published by a traditional publisher. After putting out Three May Keep a Secret and Marry in Haste, that...

The Person Behind the Voice*

The Person Behind the Voice*

Last Tuesday, my first ever audiobook downloaded on my phone from Findaway Voices/Orange Sky Audio in collaboration with Encircle Publications, the original publisher of my book, A Death at Tippitt Pond. Forgive me if this sounds too gushy, but I’ve never had an...