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Maggie Toussaint’s Dadgummit, Book 4 in her Dreamwalker Mystery Series, is now available at all major online retailers and print distributors.

The third in Karla Brandenburg’s Epitaph series, The Mirror, is now available for sale.

Terry Odell’s third Mapleton Mystery, Deadly Puzzles, is now available in audiobook format from Audible, iTunes, and Amazon.

James M. Jackson is in the middle of edits for the next novel in the Seamus McCree series, Empty Promises.

Tina Whittle’s Necessary Ends, sixth in her Tai Randolph series, is headed to Poisoned Pen Press for a 2018 release date.



Let’s Talk with Karla Brandenburg

Try, Try Again By Karla Brandenburg Sometimes, I’m like a bull in a china shop, although I make the attempt not to do permanent damage and knock things over. I have a tendency to rush into things, to be in a hurry. This has come to my attention again recently as I 1) started to write this post (I used my original attempt on my personal blog instead), and 2) started on my next novel. I dive … [Read More...]