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Nancy J. Cohen announces that Hair Brained (Bad Hair Day Mystery #14) is available for pre-order ahead of a Sept. 12 release.

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

Terry Odell’s third Triple-D Ranch romantic suspense novel, In Dire Straits, is now available in audio from iTunes, Amazon, and Audible.

Maggie Toussaint‘s upcoming August 1st release Dadgummit received a 5-star review from InD’Tale magazine.

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

Karla Brandenburg‘s third in her Epitaph series, The Mirror, is available for pre-order ahead of a July 18 release.


Let’s Talk with James M Jackson

To Nap or Not to Nap by James M Jackson … that is a question I used to struggle with. Now, I am a confirmed napper. My preferred nap lasts 20-30 minutes. If I sleep longer than that, I wake up a grogamuffin—what scientists call sleep inertia—and I waste a bunch of time trying to wake up. Anything shorter than 10 minutes leaves me mentally unsatisfied, although often even a few minutes gives me a … [Read More...]