Suzanne Trauth

Please join me in welcoming Suzanne Trauth, playwright and author of the Dodie O'Dell Mystery Series, which ties her love of theater together with the novel form. Her newest novel, released this past summer, What Remains of Love follows the main character as she grieves for and learns about her father's life. Her experience writing plays … Continue reading Suzanne Trauth

Christine DeSmet

Christine DeSmet's First Degree Fudge, the first of her Fudge Shop mysteries, left me hungry for more fun flavored fudge and mysteries. The Wisconsin settings for her Fudge Shop and Moonstone mysteries are idyllic, and apparently ideal for murder, in the way cozy mysteries always find quaint towns to be. In addition to writing her … Continue reading Christine DeSmet

Jeffrey D. Briggs ?

I pose my five questions to Jeffrey D. Briggs, author of the Waterfront Mysteries. I loved the first book, Out of the Cold Dark Sea (see my review here) and look forward to reading the latest, Within A Shadowed Forest. Books in the Waterfront Mystery series are available at Amazon, Beach House Greetings, Edmonds Bookshop, … Continue reading Jeffrey D. Briggs ?

Cynthia Blair ?

This month I pose my five questions to Cynthia Blair, author of three mystery series (written as Cynthia Baxter), including the “Reigning Cats & Dogs” mysteries featuring Long Island veterinarian Jessica Popper. Titles include Dead Canaries Don’t Sing and Putting On the Dog.  She has also written contemporary women’s fiction and young adult novels. You can … Continue reading Cynthia Blair ?