August 2013 Contest

Did you win? Check the Contest Winners tab to see. Be sure to check back for more contests. Our monthly contests run the 4th – 18th of every month, but sometimes we have surprise contests, too.         Karla Darcy is giving away a download of The Rebellious Heiress   Carol White is […]

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Behind the Scenes with Terry Odell

Terry Odell A once in a lifetime vacation. Sometimes you luck into that trip of a lifetime. I used to work for an international scientific organization that held biennial meetings all over the world. It was a part time, out-of-my-house job, which suited me just fine. However, as the organization grew, dealing with the tasks […]

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Behind the Scenes

We want to give you a glimpse into what it’s like “Behind the Scenes” for a working writer. Here’s a quick intro for each of us. We hope you’ll check out our individual pages also. Terry Ambrose is a former skip tracer who tracked down people who couldn’t, or wouldn’t, pay their bills. Now, his […]

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Behind the Scenes with Maggie Toussaint

Maggie Toussaint Research: The interview that wasn’t In the course of writing fiction, I’ve interviewed policemen, firemen, arson investigators, fishermen, boat captains, boat mechanics, shooting instructors, poison ladies, florists, newspaper editors, artists, accountants, the Coast Guard, and more. I’ve bought books on each of these subjects and other crime-related topics. But . . . there […]

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Behind the Scenes with Nancy J. Cohen

Nancy J. Cohen How do you organize your book collection at home? May 3, 2016 My fiction works are organized by genre. Let’s go room to room and see what’s in there. In my office, naturally I keep my own books on the shelves. Here, too, are my writing references. I also keep my collection […]

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Saving Scott by Terry Odell

Saving Scott

Read an excerpt from Saving Scott, book 3 in Terry Odell’s Pine Hills Police romantic suspense series. Readers of the book also can enjoy the collection of recipes featured in the book.   Scott slapped at the alarm, grimacing as his sore shoulder protested the sudden motion. He lay there, panting, filmed in sweat, waiting […]

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Death Island Style by Maggie Toussaint

Death, Island Style

Death, Island Style by Maggie Toussaint If you love reading about the seashore, this is a fun cozy about a woman who rediscovers who she is. A stand-alone novel, Death, Island Style features a Christmas shop owner as a sleuth and her sidekick is the cool pharmacist next door. Praise for Death, Island Style “An […]

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Shear Murder

Shear Murder

Excerpt from SHEAR MURDER by Nancy J. Cohen Oh, God. She must be seeing things. But when Marla lifted the drape again, Torrie’s body lay there, unmoving, in the same spot. Was the woman dead? Making that determination would decide her next action. Thinking fast, she clutched her ear and said aloud to any passersby, […]

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Hot Water

Hot Water (Mossy Bog series #2) by Maggie Toussaint Laurie Ann bypassed the elevator and hit the stairs. North’s room was on the second floor. He didn’t answer her first knock, so she knocked harder. With each second that ticked by, her nerves pinged. Was he even in his room? Had she lost track of […]

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April 2013 Contest

Our April Contest features a $25 Gift Card. Winner’s choice of Amazon or Barnes & Noble In addition, our newest Booklover’s Bench author, Joanna Campbell Slan is giving away THREE autographed copies of her book, Death of a Dowager. Contest runs April 4th – 18th. You can also get extra entries by referring a friend. […]

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