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The Crime Cafe with Avanti Centrae

The Crime Cafe with Avanti Centrae

This week’s episode of the Crime Cafe podcast features thriller author Avanti Centrae. Check out our discussion of her action-packed VanOps series. It's like Raiders of the Lost Ark for smart people! 🙂 Oh, and Indie's a woman. 🙂

The Crime Cafe with Lindsey Richardson

The Crime Cafe with Lindsey Richardson

This week's episode of the Crime Cafe podcast features mystery-fantasy (or fantasy-mystery, if you prefer) author Lindsey Richardson. Click that link to read about her brand new release! And that, folks, is good timing! 🙂 In any case, here's our interview! PS: This...

Hi! I Write Books. And More.

Hi! I Write Books. And More.

That's an old photo of me from several years ago. We were traveling by train---overnight, I might add---and we got off in Sacramento and walked about for a bit. I wonder if I could find those photos now. Let's see, okay? 🙂 Here I am, on the fricking train, my right...

The Crime Cafe with Dana Haynes

The Crime Cafe with Dana Haynes

Our guest on the latest episode of the Crime Cafe podcast is crime and thriller writer Dana Haynes! Check out our interview, where we chat about his writing, the authors who've inspired him, as well as movies and screenplays. And don’t forget to check out his book...

Great Gift Books for the Holidays

Great Gift Books for the Holidays

If you’re looking for books to buy as gifts (for yourself or others), here’s a list of crime fiction titles (plus two fantasy reads) I can recommend wholeheartedly. Gun, With Occasional Music by Jonathan Lethem. A unique dystopian sci-fi take on the hardboiled...

The Crime Cafe with Crime Writer A.C. Frieden

The Crime Cafe with Crime Writer A.C. Frieden

Our guest on the latest episode of the Crime Cafe podcast is crime and thriller writer A.C. Frieden! Check out our interview, where we chat about his books, as well as his travels and research. And he practices law! Seriously impressive. And don’t forget to check out...

My Young Adult Novel Giveaways

My Young Adult Novel Giveaways

I think I may have mentioned once or twice or several hundred times that I have a young adult novel out as an audiobook. Here's a sample of the first chapter. CHAPTER 1 My name is Portia Maddox. Last week, I turned thirteen. Hands on her hips, my grandma looked me in...

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