Category Archives: Romance

Want Friends? Be One by Devon Ellington

Please welcome prolific author Devon Ellington to my blog . Today, Devon is blogging about blog etiquette. A subject close to my heart. Want Friends?  Be One By Devon Ellington   We all worry about how many people visit our … Continue reading

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Putting the Romance in Mysteries by Edith Maxwell

When I write a mystery novel, I create a main character who has depth, who lives in the real world, who has problems and joys and stress just like the rest of us. She also experiences love and lust and … Continue reading

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Crime Bake: Short but Deadly: Writing Short Stories

Crime Bake—Short but Deadly: Writing Short Stories. Saturday, November 10, 2012 Left to right: Sheila Connolly, Toni L. P. Kelner, Moderator: Sharon Daynard, Roberta Isleb aka Lucy Burdette,  James M. Tabor. I’ve listed some of their works below. The panel … Continue reading

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The Next Big Blog Tour

Thank you so much author Edith Maxwell aka Tace Baker for inviting me to participate in this.                                                Edith and I at the NELA Conference   What is your working title of your book? Mated for Life, A Jake Carrington … Continue reading

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Thank you!

I want to thank everyone who has read If I Fail, A Jake Carrington Mystery and for your lovely comments, reviews and support. This week on Amazon, If I Fail reached the top 400 on Amazon Kindle Books for Police Procedurals. It wouldn’t … Continue reading

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From my family to yours Happy Thanksgiving!

Jake and I hope you all enjoy the holiday and be safe! Marian Lanouette

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Today I’m at It’s Raining Books

Sharon Sirois and I at my release party Photograph by Apieling Pictures LLC     Come on over to It’s Raining Books. I’m being interviewed there today. I’d love to see you all there. http://www.its-raining-books.blogspot.com/  

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Results from the Does Sex Sell Survey

The results were not surprising. Most who participated on this blog, the NOP blog and several other loops felt sex does draw in some readers but in the end the story is more important. Though most participants were writers, you need … Continue reading

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Meet Sergeant Louis Romanelli

Side note: Gwenn Langley, ace report for Channel Five News is introduced in the third book of the series, Mated for Life, A Jake Carrington Mystery. I thought it would be fun to start introducing her here as she conducts … Continue reading

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Today I’m at the Scribbler’s Blog–Check out the interview

http://scribblersinkblog.wordpress.com/   Book trailer:  http://youtu.be/DnmqRl-J0co  

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