Tag Archives: Mystery

Happy Dysfunctional Thanksgiving!

Looking for a fast, fun, wacky mystery to read while prepping for Thanksgiving and enjoying leftovers? The Sound of Sirens is just the thing! Here’s a quick excerpt: As the applause died down, Tommy said, “Well now, I guess it’s time … Continue reading

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Author J.Q. Rose: Just a Normal Gal

Brainerd & Fraser: We’re excited to have one of our favorite author friends here for a guest post. Please welcome J.Q. Rose – writer, retired florist, and an undertaker’s daughter. Does that last one surprise you? Read on for more! Do … Continue reading

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My nearly-yearly Mystery reading

Yesterday, I finished re-reading my favorite book, Mystery by Peter Straub. I’ve read this book almost-yearly since its release, which means I’ve read it nearly 25 times. (Which means I’m quite old.) What keeps me coming back? I notice something … Continue reading

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It’s Up to You, New York, New York

Today’s blog post is brought to you by Stuart R. West, author and owner of several pairs of pants. At least, that’s what we’re led to believe. Take it away, Stuart. Well, author David Fraser threw down a geographical challenge … Continue reading

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The latest Josie P. Cates mystery is here!

To celebrate the release of our latest book, Dave and I would like to share the forward with you. Enjoy! Forward By Josie P. Cates There seems to be a bit of confusion. Family, friends, and complete strangers have asked … Continue reading

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Get bundled up!

Two of our ebooks have been selected for “book bundles” ~ yay! Deception Al Dente (our first mystery featuring newbie detective Josie Cates) is part of the 3-book bundle Prodigies of Mystery Limited Edition I. You can find it on MuseItUp … Continue reading

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Joan Curtis: Review + Interview

I was lucky enough to receive an ARC of The Clock Strikes Midnight by Joan C. Curtis, a mystery due out on November 25th. Here’s my review: When main character Janie learns of her devastating prognosis, she knows she must finish … Continue reading

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