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CAT WINTER, SCI-FANTASY SAGA LAUNCHES TODAY!

Nine were chosen. The task? Slip beyond time and help put right humanity’s wrongs. Slayter, the obsidian feline, is one of the selected few. But something has gone wrong. Humans are dying in cruel and mysterious ways that should not … Continue reading

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WINTER’S COMING – CAT WINTER, BOOK 2 of the Cat Seasons Tetralogy

Cat Winter! I can’t believe it’s finally coming out after some 20 years from concept to print! December 21, the first day of winter 2020, is the day! Stay tuned for a link—since it’s too late to get it onto … Continue reading

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HAPPY (ALMOST) NATIONAL CAT DAY 2020!

For the past several years, I’ve released my Crazy Cat Lady cozy mysteries on or around National Cat Day*, and this year is no exception. Tomorrow, the 29th of October, 2020 will see the official launch of Cat Conundrum, 7th … Continue reading

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8 WAYS TO SUPPORT A BOOK LAUNCH WITHOUT ACTUALLY GOING

This year there will be no in-person book launch at a cozy, independent bookstore with friends, family, and fans gathered around. No cat-face cupcakes or champagne (or grape juice) shared. This year, my new book will come out only virtually. … Continue reading

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Excerpt from CAT CONUNDRUM, The 7th Crazy Cat Lady Cozy Mystery

In just 10 days, Cat Conundrum will take it’s place among the other 6 Crazy Cat Lady cozy mysteries! I try to make each story different, while featuring the familiar characters and settings readers have come to enjoy. Conundrum varies … Continue reading

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CAT CONUNDRUM – 10 FACTS AND FANCIES

It always amazes me when I write a book how many details come into play. To create a full story, I draw on my own experiences as well as do research on things beyond my personal realm. Here are a … Continue reading

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CLAMMING ON THE WILD WEST COAST

Here in Long Beach, Washington, digging for razor clams is a tradition. In the spring and fall, dig times are in the morning. In winter, they are at night. People go down to the beach an hour or so before … Continue reading

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CAT CONUNDRUM – READ AN EXCERPT – ENTER A GIVEAWAY

Cat Party Continues! The launch for Cat Conundrum, the 7th Crazy Cat Lady Cozy Mystery, is coming up fast. Cat Conundrum finds our hero, sixty-something cat shelter volunteer Lynley Cannon, on the wild Washington coast with her friend, Special Agent … Continue reading

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CAT CONUNDRUM COVER REVEAL, PHASE 4 – Here it is!

I can’t wait a moment longer! There you have it, the beautiful cover for the 7th Crazy Cat Lady Cozy Mystery, Cat Conundrum. Do you love it? I love it! I love Leslie’s use of color and texture to tell … Continue reading

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8 WAYS TO SUPPORT A BOOK LAUNCH WITHOUT ACTUALLY GOING

Yes, it’s a little bit snarky, but the tips are from the heart. https://firestarpress.blogspot.com/2019/10/8-ways-to-support-book-launch-without.html

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