Category Archives: Authors

Four Reasons Darren and Izzy are Perfect for Each Other


By Jonathan Watkins, author of the Bright & Fletcher Mysteries series   1. They’re both dedicated to the cause of justice. They don’t have to spend their lives defending others but they keep at it, even in the face of overwhelming odds. 2. They’re both flawed. Well, Darren. Darren is flawed. Izzy’s just a […]

A Killer Paradise Vacation


By Joely Sue Burkhart, author of TWO CUTS DARKER Although we haven’t been bombed with 20-30 inches of snow like the East Coast, here in Missouri my three monsters were home from school twice that week for snow days. Add in Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Monday, and my pantries were looking like this. […]

Top Five Things I Love About Military Heroes


By Julie Rowe, author of VIRAL JUSTICE   I love military heroes. I love to write them into my own stories and, I have a serious addiction to them in the books I read for pleasure (have you read Anna Richland’s First to Burn? It’s seriously hot!). Speaking of hot, here are the top five […]

So You Think You Know Joe Gale’s Maine?


By Brenda Buchanan, author of TRUTH BEAT To celebrate the February 1 release of Truth Beat, the third book in my Joe Gale Mystery Series, I’m having a contest. It’s a pop quiz inspired by the iconic Maine public television show, So You Think You Know Maine, a classic from the 70s and 80s that […]

Excerpt: A Fighting Chance


By Shannon Stacey, author of A FIGHTING CHANCE Last year, my husband and I went to one of the big Connecticut casinos to catch the MMA fights and, as often happens to writers, I got the spark of a story idea. The fighters do autographing sessions which are advertised by giant posters of the fighters. […]