Tracy Weber | Five Killer Destinations on Your Orcas Island Retreat

The books in my Downward Dog Mystery series are all set in Pacific Northwest locations that I know and love. My second, A KILLER RETREAT, takes ...

Eileen Davidson | My Writing Process

I hope everyone is doing well and enjoying Dial Emmy for Murder. If you haven't picked it up yet, I certainly hope you do and give it a read! ...

Jane K. Cleland | Plotting in Your Sleep

The great American author, Edna St. Vincent Millay, once wrote that she couldn’t get the woman onto the porch. What she meant, of course, was ...

Cindy Keen Reynders | Appreciating Family

As a kid, I couldn’t wait to grow up and get away from home. I thought my brothers and sisters were annoying. I thought my parents were ...

Karen E. Olson | SHOT GIRL

My fourth Annie Seymour mystery, SHOT GIRL, came out on Election Day. So far, reviews and comments from readers have been good. All are saying ...

Tim Maleeny | The world just out of sight.

When a U.S. Senator is found dead on a golf course in Mexico, it falls to his estranged daughter to find out what really happened. That’s how ...

Sandra Ruttan | Imaginary Friends

I was staring at the wall, my hands still. My partner assumed I was taking a break and started talking to me."Be quiet! There are voices talking ...

CJ Lyons | Better than Sex!

Okay, well, almost….but honestly, that's the only way I can describe the rush you feel having your first book sold, published, and now, ...

Stephanie Bond | Why Romance and Mystery Make Great Bedfellows

I just finished writing the third book in my Body Movers sexy mystery series (Three Men and a Body, due out August 2008) in which the main ...

Nancy Bush | THE BINKSTER’s BLOG

(with a little help on the keyboard from Nancy Bush):Most of you know, I'm a pug and star of the Jane Kelly Mystery Series by Nancy Bush. You ...

Michael Balkind | A sports mystery writer’s inspirational vacation.

Recently my family and I went on vacation out to Colorado and Utah. We were heading to Colorado first to attend a family reunion. My brother ...

Book Club Rewind – Jerrilyn Farmer

Our book club author for September was Jerrilyn Farmer and with a book entitled The Flaming Luau of Death how could tropical not be the them for ...

Jerrilyn Farmer | Advice from "Mad Bean" for a Killer Event!

A great party, like a great mystery, needs to provide a few surprises and even a twist. I have given a good deal of thought to both parties and ...

T. Lynn Ocean | Reliving My Tomboy Days

It all began when I was five or six years old and saw a boy peeing on a tree. I remember being outrageously jealous. Not because he had ...

Stephanie Bond | Writing Roots

Not very many people know (and the handful of people who did once know, have no reason to remember) that my first writing credit was in the ...

Gemma Halliday | High Heels Mysteries

Yay, I get to be on the Fresh Fiction blog! (squee!) Hi all! I’m Gemma Halliday and I write the High Heels Mysteries about L.A. shoe designer ...

Celebrate the Last Return of the "Sopranos" with books!

And you thought they only acted the parts...but no, you can check out A Meal To Die For by Joseph R. Gannascoli. A Culinary Novel of Crime, have ...