A Day in
the Life

Author Showcase ~ All Things Cat by Elaine Faber

“A story isn’t a story if there isn’t a cat.” Elaine Faber From the beginning of recorded time, cats have shared our lives, gained our trust, protected our harvests and warmed our beds. Over the years, cats have been both revered and reviled. Currently, millions of...

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Meet Charlie Harris by Miranda James

Sometimes the best way to know a person is by asking questions, where you can learn more about what makes them tick. Get to know Charlie with his answers below. What is your name? - -  Charlie Harris How old are you? - -  Early 50s What is your profession? - - ...

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Nicole Phillips and a day in her life by Saralyn Richard

Nicole Phillips checked her reflection in the mirror once more, flipping her shiny blond hair behind her shoulder. She loved the way her two-carat diamond belly-button ring caught the light, as she turned this way and that in her Ultra-cor ultra-silk floral print...

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My Musing ~ I Know What You Bid Last Summer by Sherry Harris

I Know What You Bid Last Summer by Sherry Harris is the fifth book in the “Sarah Winston Garage Sale” mystery series. Publisher: Kensington, coming February 27, 2018 Sherry Harris presents the fifth installment of this charming, bestselling cozy mystery series! One...

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My Musing ~ Hummus and Homicide by Tina Kashian

Hummus and Homicide by Tina Kashian is the first book in the NEW “Kebab Kitchen” mystery series. Publisher: Kensington, coming February 27, 2018 When Lucy Berberian quits her Philadelphia law firm and heads home to Ocean Crest, she knows what she's getting--the scent...

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My Musing ~ Dead Calm by Annelise Ryan

Dead Calm by Annelise Ryan is the ninth book in the “Mattie Winston” mystery series. Publisher: Kensington, coming February 27, 2018. The honeymoon will have to wait for newlyweds Mattie Winston and Steve Hurley . . . As deputy medical examiner and homicide detective...

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My Musing ~ Biscuits and Slashed Browns by Maddie Day

Biscuits and Slashed Browns by Maddie Day is the fourth book in the "Country Store" mystery series. Publisher: Kensington, January 2018 For country-store owner Robbie Jordan, the National Maple Syrup Festival is a sweet escape from late-winter in South Lick,...

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New Releases: Week of February 11, 2018

Here are ten new titles to whet your appetite. Two debut series (Lillian Bell, Linda Wheeler) February 12 (Kathi Daley, Jeanne Quigley) February 13 (Lillian Bell, Frances Brody, Vicki Delany, T.C. LoTempio, Julie Mulhern) February 16 (Naomi Hirahara, Leslie Wheeler)...

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Cover Reveal ~ Nun After The Other by Alice Loweecey

Are you ready for it? I’m so thrilled to share with you the cover for the fifth book in the “Giulia Driscoll” mystery series from Henery Press, coming April 17, 2018. Title: Nun After The Other Series: Giulia Driscoll #5 Genre: Traditional Publisher: Henery Press...

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Bouchercon Recap 2017

Bouchercon 2017: Passport to Murder Location: Toronto, Canada Hotel: Sheraton Centre Toronto Date: October 12 – 15, 2017 Bouchercon is the world’s finest annual crime fiction event, bringing together more than 1,500 authors, fans, publishers, reviewers, booksellers,...

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Anthony Award Nominations 2017

The Anthony Award nominations for 2017 have been announced on the Toronto Bouchercon website. Winners will be announced in Toronto at Bouchercon's Passport To Murder in October.  Below is the list of nominees. Congratulations to them all! Best Novel You Will Know Me –...

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The reclusive figure of Dru reportedly spends her working hours at the mysterious daytime situation doing “research.” Her non-working hours are spent less reclusively on her blog, dru’s book musings where the main goal is to introduce readers to authors and their work.

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2017 MWA Raven Recipient


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