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Found Dead in Arugula Released Using Vellum

New Release! Found Dead in Arugula is live. First in a series about a Quaker gleaner turned private detective who lives in a garden town near Los Angeles. It’s designed to be short enough to eat over lunch and is … Continue reading

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Limited Time Offer on Murder on the Hoof

Do you like mysteries with romance, suspense, and horses? Do you like to support local authors? Do you like great deals? Gayle Carline’s Murder on the Hoof is available for 99 cents for a very limited time. Gayle began life … Continue reading

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Last Chance for a FREE Book and to Pre-Order EGRETS, I’VE HAD A FEW

Back from my transatlantic cruise and research fest, I’m looking forward to sharing that trip with you next week. Today I’m  putting the last polish on my second Deluded Detective book. I’m excited about the release Friday. It’s taken two years … Continue reading

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FREE Book and Pre-Order EGRETS, I’VE HAD A FEW

To celebrate the release of my latest novella in the Deluded Detective Series Egrets, I’ve Had a Few, Amazon offers the enovella Jack fell Down FREE November 20-25. Here’s a description of the first book in the Deluded Detective series. No one will tell … Continue reading

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Gangsters and Prohibition: Lillian in the Doorway and 1920s Lore Part One

Before and during the writing of the 1924 romance novel Lillian in the Doorway, I did much research and much consideration on how much to include in the story. I knew the focus had to remain on the romance between Lillian and Jens. Still … Continue reading

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FREE Book and New Release Price Break for a Limited Time

To celebrate the release of Michelle Dutton’s Lillian in the Doorway, Amazon offers the enovella The Admiral of Signal Hill FREE July 22-26. Here’s a description of the 1922 mystery. In 1922, Alice and her private detective boss leave their Chicago office … Continue reading

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Upcoming FREE Book and New Release: July 2016 News

Great news for anyone who has not read The Admiral of Signal Hill.  To celebrate the release of Michelle Dutton’s Lillian in the Doorway, Amazon will offer the enovellaThe Admiral of Signal Hill FREE  July 22-26.  Grab it while you can. Here’s … Continue reading

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May 2016 First Friday Breakfast with a Mystery Authors Panel

A slight departure from our usual breakfast with an author interview, today we have a tableful of mystery authors. Let me introduce myself first. I am Michelle Knowlden, a Shamus nominated writer known for quirky mysteries. Besides a hypochondriac detective … Continue reading

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November 2015 First Friday Breakfast with an Author

On the first Friday of November 2015, we are having breakfast with mystery author Anne Cleeland. Anne holds a degree in English from UCLA as well as a degree in law from Pepperdine University, and is a member of the California State Bar. She … Continue reading

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August 2015 First Friday Breakfast with an Author

On the first Friday of August 2015, we are having breakfast with Mystery Author Gayle Carline. Gayle began life as a software engineer until she chewed her way out of the cubicle to become a storyteller. In addition to writing a humor column for her … Continue reading

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