Monthly Archives: June 2013

Wonderful Jack Batten!

Just back from a week at Loyalist College in Belleville where I spent a week at Rosemary Aubert’s annual summer writing workshop. Rosemary talked about the craft of writing, and her 12 students shared their writing experiences and excerpts. For … Continue reading

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Mel Bradshaw returns to the Roaring Twenties

Canadian crime fiction author Mel Bradshaw is my guest today on Moving Target. His new crime novel Fire on the Runway is the second adventure that features Detective Sergeant Paul Shenstone. The novel opens with a fatal grenade explosion in … Continue reading

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BLACK WATER Giveaway Contest winners

The BLACK WATER Giveaway Contest ended on June 15, and here are the winners! Bree Reichert, the grand prize, a $50 Amazon gift certificate. Ana Rosa Cooke, an e-copy of Submerged by Cheryl Kaye Tardif. Linda Cahill, an e-copy of … Continue reading

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My weekend with two Mels

This weekend, I had the pleasure of being “interviewed” by two authors—both of them called Mel. Like myself, they are celebrating the release of second novels in their series. It was fun—and energizing—to join forces to promote our new books. … Continue reading

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Rosemary Aubert discusses her romantic thriller, Terminal Grill

Author Rosemary Aubert is my guest today on Moving Target. Her new romantic thriller Terminal Grill explores a woman’s fall into the sensuous trap of a man so handsome, mysterious and witty that he’s just too good to be true. … Continue reading

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Cool Crime Meets Hot Fantasy!

A shipment of BLACK WATER paperbacks arrived yesterday—and what a wonderful sight they are! My new mystery has a stunning cover designed by Ryan Doan. And, of course, there’s something so special about picking up and holding your baby. Now … Continue reading

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LAKOTA HONOR: delving into the past

It’s my pleasure to interview Kat Flannery in Edmonton, Alta., on Moving Target today. Kat’s second novel, Lakota Honor, has just been released by Imajin Books. It’s a historical paranormal romance, the story of Nora Rushton, a young woman who … Continue reading

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