Sue Grafton: My Tribute

I discovered Sue Grafton back in the early 90s. Up till then my mystery reading was limited to Nancy Drew and Agatha Christie. The writing leg of my career was a distant dream. I started with E is for Evidence … Continue reading

What’s Real in My Fiction?

Today I welcome mystery author Heather Weidner. Her latest, The Tulip Shirt Murders, is out and you’ll want to put it at the top of your TBR list. Heather tells us what’s real—and what isn’t—in her fiction. Enough from me. … Continue reading

Of Discord, Harmony, and Resolution

Author visit and GIVEAWAY! Katherine Bolger Hyde is my guest today and she talks about discord, harmony, and resolution in music—and in Bloodstains with Brontë, the latest in her Crime with the Classics series. I loved her first book, Arsenic … Continue reading

The Land Down Under: An Encore

A while back I posted about my Australian kick, specifically my vicarious enjoyment of the Land Down Under via books, film and TV. Since that post I’ve discovered more crime dramas, one filmed in Australia and one in New Zealand. In … Continue reading