News, Reviews, and Interviews

6 Writing Tips from Crime Writers

Has your Work in Progress stalled? Need a little motivation? I conclude every interview by inviting the author to share one piece of advice…
Vanessa Westermann
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A Grave Diagnosis anthology

I’m thrilled to announce that my short story, “Medicine”, will be included in Carrick Publishing’s new crime anthology A Grave Diagnosis…
Vanessa Westermann
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In the Media

The Wild Rose Press Garden Interview Garden Interview with Vanessa Westermann Date: June 6th, 2020 Word On The Hills Radio Program Vanessa…
Vanessa Westermann
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Interview with Julie Howard

A case of murder with sweet complications… Julie Howard is the author of the best-selling Wild Crime and Spirited Quest series. She is a…
Vanessa Westermann
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July 3, 2020 - Reading on Zoom via The Munich Readery

Friday July 3rd, 2020 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM (GMT+2) online event Free admission The Munich Readery is a lovely English secondhand bookshop in…
Vanessa Westermann
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March 2020 Ebook Giveaway

Because sometimes you just have to escape into a good book, I’m giving away a cozy mystery by Susan McCormick and an action-filled romantic…
Vanessa Westermann
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Interview with Alma Katsu

Capturing a cast of characters and effortlessly combining the supernatural with the height of historical disaster, THE DEEP is an…
Vanessa Westermann
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Interview with Phillip Margolin

“THE MASTER OF SUSPENSE MYSTERY.” –Associated Press New York Times bestseller Phillip Margolin returns with A REASONABLE DOUBT, a new legal…
Vanessa Westermann
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Interview with Kathleen Marple Kalb

Kathleen Marple Kalb grew up in front of a microphone, and a keyboard. She’s currently a weekend morning anchor at 1010 WINS New York…
Vanessa Westermann
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Ginger Bolton on Research

When Is A Wrong Turn A Right Turn? By Ginger Bolton Most of my research for the Deputy Donut Mysteries involves playing around the internet…
Vanessa Westermann
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The Author's Book Club

Have you ever wanted to invite an author to visit your book club? Now you can! The Author’s Book Club is an initiative that connects readers…
Vanessa Westermann
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FREE Phone Wallpapers

Below you’ll find An Excuse For Murder themed phone wallpapers. Download yours today! To download the Gary Fenris phone wallpaper, click…
Vanessa Westermann
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