In the never-ending quest to find ways to publicize my upcoming book, I've had a book trailer made and I think it turned out really well. I hope you agree. Click here to view. It's only about 40 seconds long. I'm also working on the book launch party, which will be held on May 7th--launch day. … [Read more...] about Book Trailer and More
"Congratulations! Your book will be highlighted on Book Club Central's Sisters in Crime: Very British Murder list!"Here's the link. http://www.bookclubcentral.org/2019/02/06/very-british-mystery/ That's the start of an email I received this morning. It refers to Outside the Lines, much of … [Read more...] about Blatant self-promotion
Kings River Life Magazine has a new mystery podcast you will want to subscribe to. Mysteryrat's Maze features mystery short stories and first chapters of mystery novels (maybe even one of mine, soon...), read by local (Fresno area) actors. All you have to do is subscribe to the podcast. You … [Read more...] about A mystery podcast you’ll want to hear
Yes, the new book cover is here, and I love it! When I start writing a new book, I always begin with the title. It gives me a framework within which to build the story. Then, over the next year (It takes that long because my career in handwriting forensics takes precedence), I write it. Working … [Read more...] about The new book cover is here!
Happy New Year, everyone! Early this morning (Jan. 1, 2019), I emailed everyone in my contact list about my two new audiobooks (Inkslingers Ball and Outside the Lines). If you were on that list, you should have received the newsletter. If you think you're on the list but didn't get it, please check … [Read more...] about Happy 2019 – Audiobooks
We love libraries Libraries have been around since 30 AD in Alexandria, Egypt. My first library experience was a bit later than that. A little kid growing up in Islington (a borough of London, England) during the mid-1950s, I still remember the feeling of awe, staring at all those amazing books. B … [Read more...] about We Love Libraries!