Doing Christmas Gift Books the Right Way

Christmas Gift Books Challenge This year I’m challenging everyone I know to buy and give Christmas gift books to friends and family members on your gift list. This way we can support our favorite writers, shops and publishing industry, plus give excellent books as presents. Here are seven more reasons why Christmas gift books make […]

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An Insiders Guide to Neo-Noir Detective Fiction

Neo-Noir Defined Noir is a popular genre of the post-World War II era that examined the corrupt immorality within America’s hallowed institutions. While noir’s dark tone was amplified by Hollywood films, the genre’s dark themes of moral corruption were first explored in popular literature in the early twentieth century. Noir fiction is typically linked with […]

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Running Author

Running might seem a strange topic for a post on a crime fiction author’s blog, but that’s what I’ve decided to write about today. Frankly, I haven’t done any consistent running in quite a few years, however, in a time long ago in a galaxy far away, at least that’s how it seems, I was […]

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Come What May Novel Audiobook Available Soon

Producer Michael Hanko has completed the audiobook version of the Come What May novel, the first book in the Malone Mystery Novels series. The audiobook is now passing through ACX and Audible quality assurance checks. It should go on sale on Amazon, Audible, and iTunes in 10-14 business days. After reviewing the full audiobook, I […]

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Come What May Novel Featured by BookWorks

Gobsmacked but so honored best describes my feelings when I opened an email from BookWorks this morning and learned that my Come What May Novel had been featured by them. BookWorks.com, a Publishers Weekly partner, is an international community for self-publishing authors and the professionals and companies who serve them. They help their members prepare, […]

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