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The (Real) Life of a Rookie TV Reporter

Jordan Fox has a problem. False Truth Serial readers know her first job after college has turned from her dream job into a low paying internship. She’s in line for consideration the next time a job open ups at Channel 12. But she’s got competition in Drew Hodges, another great candidate. Turns out, Jordan’s ideas about her job […]

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Diane Capri Steps Into the Shoes of Jordan Fox

I recently had an opportunity to step into Jordan Fox‘s world and it was truly surreal. No, I wasn’t sent to solve a cold case or to investigate a suspicious airplane crash. I was invited to a press event – a VIP reception and  preview of the “Dalí and da Vinci” art exhibit at St. Petersburg’s Dalí […]

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Meet Me in London?

If you’ll be in or near London, I hope I’ll get a chance to meet you later this month. One of my goals this year was to meet as many of you as I possibly can in person. Toward that end, I’m crossing the pond. I’ll be attending three events April 16 – 18. Hope to […]

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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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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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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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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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