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Jennifer Fischetto

Jennifer Fischetto is the National Bestselling Author of the Jamie Bond Mysteries. Unbreakable Bond, her adult debut novel, has received a National Reader's Choice award nomination. She writes dead bodies for ages …

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Leslie Langtry

Leslie Langtry is the USA Today bestselling author of the Greatest Hits Mysteries, the Merry Wrath Mysteries, Sex, Lies, & Family Vacations, and several books she hasn't finished yet, because she's very lazy.…

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Ritter Ames

Ritter Ames is the USA Today bestselling author of the Organized Mysteries, published by Gemma Halliday Publishing. When she's not writing or brainstorming new mysteries Ritter is usually trying to get her favorite yellow lab to stay of the pond …

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Traci Andrighetti

Traci Andrighetti is the USA TODAY bestselling author of the Franki Amato Mysteries and the Danger Cove Hair Salon Mysteries. In her previous life, she was an award-winning literary translator and a Lecturer of Italian at the University of Texas at Austin…

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Aimee Gilchrist

Aimee Gilchrist lives in New Mexico with her husband and three children. She writes mysteries for both teens and adults. She calls her lifetime of jumping from one job to another 'experience' for her books and not an inability to settle …

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Christina A. Burke

USA Today bestselling author Christina Burke wrote her first novel, a time-travel romance, more than twenty years ago. Writing fell by the wayside as family and career obligations took over. She earned advanced degrees in business, …

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Sibel Hodge

Sibel Hodge is the author of bestselling romantic comedy Fourteen Days Later. She has 8 cats and 1 husband. In her spare time, she's Wonder Woman! When she's not out saving the world from dastardly demons she writes …

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Kerri Nelson

USA Today bestselling author Kerri Nelson survived a fifteen year career in the legal field and then took her passion for crime solving to the page. But her journey to become a mystery author took a decade long detour into the world …

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Marianne Mancusi

Marianne Mancusi is a two-time Emmy award-winning television producer and author of novels for adults and teens. A graduate of Boston University, she now lives in Austin, Texas with her husband, young daughter, and two dogs…

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Kathleen Bacus

Kathy's unconventional path to publication can certainly be described as the "road less traveled." A pioneer for women in law enforcement, she was one of the first female state troopers in Iowa …

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Janel Gradowski

USA Today bestselling author Janel Gradowski lives in a land that looks like a cold weather fashion accessory, the mitten-shaped state of Michigan. She is a wife and mom to two kids and one Golden Retriever. …

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Wendy Byrne

USA Today bestselling author Wendy Byrne has a Masters in Social Work and worked in the child welfare field for twelve years before she decided to pursue her dream of writing. Her first two books, Fractured and Mama Said were published in 2011 and 2012. …

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T.Sue VerSteeg

Sue was born and raised in the small town of Grinnell, Iowa. At the age of 21, she moved her family—parents and all—to the beautiful Ozarks region of Missouri where they have lived since. …

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Gin Jones

USA Today bestselling author Gin Jones is a lawyer who specializes in ghost-writing for other lawyers. She prefers to write fiction, though…

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Ellie Ashe

USA Today bestselling author Ellie Ashe has always been drawn to jobs where she can tell stories—journalist, lawyer, and now writer. Writing quirky romantic mysteries is how she gets the "happily ever after"…

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Jennifer L. Hart

Former navy wife turned author Jennifer L. Hart loves a good mystery as well as a good laugh and a happily ever after is a must. …

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Barbara Valentin

Barb is a freelance writer, corporate minion, over-scheduled parent, and connoisseur of fine chocolate. A second-generation journalist, her work has appeared in the Chicago Tribune and its affiliates as well as Mom.Me…

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Stephanie Caffrey

Stephanie Caffrey grew up in Wisconsin and has lived in Chicago, Washington, D.C. and London. Although she has traveled the world, her heart belongs to the thumping, degenerate pulse of a city that is Las Vegas…

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Kelly Rey

From her first discovery of Nancy Drew, USA Today bestselling author Kelly has had a lifelong love for mystery and tales of things that go bump in the night, especially those with a twist of humor…

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Stacey Wiedower

USA Today bestselling author Stacey Wiedower had barely blown out the candles on her 21st birthday cake when she took her first job as a reporter at a daily newspaper. She later followed her passion to interior design school…

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Tracy D. Comstock

USA Today bestselling author Tracy Comstock is a small-town girl from Missouri. She lives in a home where she is outnumbered 3:1 by the males in her life: her husband and their two extremely adorable, but terrifyingly ornery sons.…

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Mary Jo Burke

Mary Jo is a USA Today bestselling author and 2014 WRWDC Marlene Award winner. She writes whatever pops into her head including paranormal, fantasy, romance, and mystery stories…

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Anne Marie Stoddard

USA Today bestselling author Anne Marie Stoddard used to work in radio, and it rocked! After studying Music Business at the University of Georgia, Anne Marie worked for several music venues, radio stations, and large festivals before trading in her backstage pass for a pen and paper…

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Diane Bator

USA Today bestselling author Diane Bator is an avid hiker, yoga enthusiast, Reiki Master, wannabe runner, and martial artist, who loves to make a mess in the kitchen and putter in the garden. Moving across the country with three boys and a cat, then joining a writing group…

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A. Gardner

USA Today bestselling author A. Gardner is a native westerner exploring the sweet bites of the south. After years of working in the healthcare industry, she moved across the country with her husband and adventurous baby boy…

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AJ Chase

AJ Chase lives in the desert southwest with her husband, who is good at everything but she loves him anyway, and three children who are amazingly smart and evil for things so little and cute. …

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Patrice Lyle

Patrice Lyle is a USA Today bestselling author of lighthearted funny mysteries. Her dream of becoming a mystery writer was inspired by her detective father and Nancy Drew.…

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Ellyn Oaksmith

Ellyn Oaksmith is an award-winning screenwriter and USA Today bestselling author. Her books include Adventures with Max and Louise, Divine Moves and the upcoming Fifty Acts of Kindness (Spring 2015).…

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Sally J. Smith & Jean Steffens

USA Today bestselling authors Sally J. Smith and Jean Steffens, are partners in crime—crime writing, that is. They live in Scottsdale, Arizona, awesome for eight months out of the year, an inferno the other four.…

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Beth Prentice

USA Today bestselling author Beth Prentice was born in Manchester, England, but after moving backwards and forwards across the world 13 times in 14 years she decided that at the age of 18 that Australia was to be her home…

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Dane McCaslin

Dane McCaslin, USA Today bestselling author of the new Proverbial Crime mystery series, resides in the state of Arizona with her very patient husband. She has been writing all of her life…

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Catherine Bruns
USA Today bestselling author Catherine Bruns lives in Upstate New York with a male dominated household that consists of her very patient husband, three sons, and assorted cats and dogs. …

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Ophelia London

USA Today bestselling author Ophelia London was born and raised among the redwood trees in beautiful northern California. Once she was fully educated, she decided to settle in Florida, but her car broke down in Texas, and she's lived in Dallas ever since…

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Anna Snow

Not only is Anna Snow a wife, mom, and lipstick junkie, but she's also a multi-published USA Today bestselling author of several romance, mystery, erotica, fan-fiction, paranormal, chick-lit, and thrillers.…

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Nicole Leiren

Described by those who know her best as perky, quirky and effervescent, USA Today bestselling author Nicole Leiren likes to have fun—in life, with her characters and, of course, with her readers.… Read More

David Deutsch

David Deutsch is an author, sarcasm guru, and wannabe rock star, not necessarily in that order. He is the author of romantic comedies, crime fiction, mystery and suspense novels…

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Phyllis A. Humphrey

Phyllis's credits include nineteen published romance novels and several short stories and articles to national magazines…

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Gina LaManna

Originally from St. Paul, Minnesota, USA Today bestselling author Gina LaManna has also called Italy and Los Angeles home. At the moment she lives nine blocks from the beach and sometimes runs marathons…

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Margaret Morse

Margaret loves murder mysteries—the sooner the corpse appears, the better! Whether it's a cozy, a paranormal, or romantic suspense, she likes to watch the puzzle unravel…

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Melissa Baldwin

Melissa graduated from the University of Central Florida with a Bachelor's Degree in Communications; she has always had a love for writing. …

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Carol Ayer

Carol Ayer has wanted to be a writer since she first taught herself to read at age four. She memorized the typewriter keyboard at age eight, knowing that writers had to learn how to type…

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Jayne Denker

Jayne Denker divides her time between working hard to bring the funny in her romantic comedies and raising a young son who's way too clever for his own good. She lives in a small village in western New York …

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