Welcome to Booklover’s Bench, a website devoted to bringing good things to readers. We’re delighted to have you here.

Get to know us–links to our social media sites are in the left sidebar. Each month, we’ll be hosting contests and different ways to win our books and other exciting prizes. These can change in the blink of an eye–our authors are generous people and are constantly thinking of ways to reward readers.


Our contests run from the 4th – 18th of each month.

Check out our Nav Bar for our new “Let’s Talk” features and even more giveaways!

News From Our Members

Tina Whittle will be hosting a table at the Librarian’s Tea at Bouchercon: Murder Under the Oaks.

Terry Odell is thrilled to announce her mystery short story collection Seeing Red is a finalist in the Killer Nashville Silver Falchion contest.

Maggie Toussaint announces that G-1, the first book in her futuristic thriller series, is now available in print.

Nancy J. Cohen has released a book trailer for Peril by Ponytail, #12 in the Bad Hair Day mystery series.

Karla Brandenburg is finishing her third in the Kundigerin trilogy, Rising Mist, which is scheduled for an autumn release.

Terry Ambrose is working with nine other popular writers of Hawaiian mysteries to create an anthology with the working title of “Paradise, Passion, Murder: 10 Tales of Mystery from Hawaii.”


The road to Hana looks much like this most of the way. If you like to drive and love winding roads, this is for you. If not, take a tour. I loved being a passenger for once!

Let’s Talk with Terry Ambrose

The Road to Hana by Terry Ambrose If someone said, “I want to take you on a winding, twisty road that’s sixty miles long, is filled with switchbacks, and will take hours to drive,” what would you say? If we’re talking about the Road to Hana, I’d suggest you say yes. We took a tour in May and it was spectacular. Our other option would have been to drive ourselves. I don’t know about … [Read More...]