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Biding Time is the coming-of-age story of the nephew of a Vietnam vet, set in
Washington, DC.  Will Frank find a safe path or will he succumb to the problems
around him? A poignant read for any age.

Secrets of the Gap features the ancient Roman Baths of Bath, England
in a modern mystery.  One reviewer says,
Secrets of the Gap "
is an enjoyable read, not too long, not too short, well
paced,  and well constructed."
11-BOOk JOLIE GENTIL SERIES
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Prequel
Trouble on the Doorstep. Hurricane Sandy repairs mean a terrified woman on the
Cozy Corner's porch...and murder. Hot new Amazon release.
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Behind the Walls. Who wants the jewelry Jolie finds in her fixer-upper
bungalow? And wants it enough to leave a body on her porch swing? Finalist
in the Chanticleer 2014 Mystery and Mayhem Awards.
Vague Images Hospitals are no place for murders. Jolie's not happy to find
the budget-cutter's body.
Ground to a Halt. Jolie and friends' coffee shop hangout, Java Jolt, isn't just the
fun place it's been. Someone has a dangerous secret.  (Not on Walmart site)
Jolie and Scoobie's High School Misadventures. When Jolie has to stay with
Aunt Madge for 11th grade, she's mad. She meets Scoobie, and a babysitting
job has big complications. (Adults or young adult.)
Holidays in Ocean Alley. Aunt Madge is in assisted living for a time, and
it's Scoobie who helps her find out who killed the woman who fell into her
apartment. Good humor at the Jersey shore. Except for the murder.
Coming 2018--Demise of a Devious Suspect (3rd in the series)
From Newsprint to Footprints - 1st in the River's Edge series. The
pain of losing her job is nothing compared to what Melanie finds the
first day at her new one. Someone's wants people to think she's a
murderer.
Demise of a Devious Neighbor - 2nd in the River's Edge series. A
chalk outline on the barn floor! Who's been hiding in that barn, and why
did they kill to keep their actions a secret? Melanie has to sort through
clues--and watch her back--before someone she love goes on trial for
murder. Finalist for 2017 Mystery & Mayhem Awards.
Any Port in a Storm. A fundraiser for the Harvest for All food pantry has deadly results.
And somebody left a trail that leads to Jolie.
THE RIVER'S EDGE SERIES
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Appraisal for Murder - First of the Jolie series Jolie moves back to Ocean Alley
and finds a body at her first day of work. Ocean Alley may not be as peaceful as
Jolie thought.
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Rekindling Motives - Second of the Jolie series. Can a man who went missing in the
Prohibition era be linked to a modern murder?  
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When the Carny Comes to Town. A carnival dunk tank leads to an attack on Scoobie.
When his deadbeat mom turns up, there's murder to add to the mix.  
The Unexpected Resolution. Weddings are fun -- but Jolie and Scoobie's
brings an unknown guest. And the need to resolve some unexplained issues
in Scoobie's past. And what's that about a murder?
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A story of family and
healing. Told with
humor and grace.

Novella
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Underground in Ocean Alley Are a nurse's murder and missing teen
related to a proposed  resort in Ocean Alley? (Not yet on Walmart site)
After her father's brutal murder, Corozón, her mother, and little
brother Pico leaveHonduras to seek asylum in the U.S. Instead
of being helped, they are separated. Will the two little pawns
ever be reunited with their mother? Strong character voices tell a
deep story in this short piece.
In the Shadow of Light
Mildred has to straighten out her
humans in time for the holidays. Fun
read for all ages.
Mildred Mistletoe