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What’s your biggest reading pet peeve?

If you’re anything like me, there’s been more than one occasion when you’ve started a book and read a few pages or a few chapters, set the book down, and never came back. It happens. No shame in that. But WHY does it happen??? That’s the question that a recent Fussy Librarian survey addressed, and it got […]

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Twisted Justice Audible

A New Twist On TWISTED JUSTICE!

We’ve put a new twist on the Judge Willa Carson thriller Twisted Justice… It’s now available in audiobook from Audible! Stay tuned to my newsletter for an upcoming giveaway, where we plan to hand out some free audio downloads! The next newsletter comes out March 23rd. If you aren’t subscribed to my NewsFlash! newsletter, and to […]

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What Are Bitcoins and Why Do Criminals Like Them?

What are bitcoins? Sounds like something you’d find in the sand at the beach with a metal detector, doesn’t it? I found out a few things about bitcoins when I was researching False Truth 8: A Jordan Fox Mystery. But the concept is so abstract, I’m still trying to wrap my head around it! A special I caught […]

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Chilling Photos From An Abandoned Cigar Factory

In the mystery serial False Truth that Beth Dexter writes with me, reporter Jordan Fox makes a visit to a cigar factory. I won’t give away any spoilers, but you know what I’m talking about if you’ve read the books that have been published so far. The factory Jordan goes to is a lot like this one, built in […]

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Amazon Air

Drone Delivery: Real Life or Mystery Fiction?

If you’ve read the False Truth Mystery Serial, you know drones play a major role in the Jordan Fox Mystery. Drone usage across the world is developing more quickly than the laws can keep up. One story I’ve been following is Amazon’s effort to use drones to get packages into customers’ hands within thirty minutes […]

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Moon Tree

Why Oliver Sullivan Attempts Lucid Dreaming

In my thriller Fatal Distraction, Oliver Sullivan uses a technique called lucid dreaming to help him cope with lifelong grief–the death of his son. Here’s a description from Fatal Distraction about what Oliver Sullivan does and why he does it. “[Oliver] allowed himself to sink into light sleep again, or perhaps a state close to self-hypnosis, lucid dreaming, […]

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Diane Capri Audible Books

Are You A Multitasking Reader?

You know you can do more than sip coffee or tea while reading, right? You can drive, vacuum, even go for a nice walk while reading. Or maybe I should say, you can do these things while having a book read TO YOU. The ability to keep the story going while you go about your […]

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Happy Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year: Is this your lucky year?

Welcome to the Chinese New Year, the Year of the Goat! In the days before Chinese New Year, traditionally Chinese people prepare for by cleaning house to rid their homes of any ill-fortune and make way for incoming good luck. A year of good luck sounds great to me, so we cleaned house on Monday! […]

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An Inside Peek at How Jordan Fox Lives

False Truth 8: A Jordan Fox Mystery released this yesterday! (You can find the links to download False Truth 8 at the bottom of this blog.) BUT, if you need your Jordan Fox fix between books, here’s an idea: Head over to my Pinterest boards! If you don’t use Pinterest, don’t worry. That’s what this blog […]

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Deadly Dozen 2 3D

Last Call for Deadly Dozen 2!

When we announced the debut of the boxed set Deadly Dozen 2, we told you it would only be available for a limited time. Fair Warning: That LIMITED TIME is about to come to an end! In Deadly Dozen 2, The Twelve team up to bring you a collection of mysteries and thrillers. In my […]

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