I'm the author of three nonfiction books and a new mystery series. The nonfiction books run the gamut of mental health, family, and feline issues and are available in both hardcover and paperback edition. These are Mad House: Growing Up in the Shadow of Mentally Ill Siblings (Penguin), Fatherless Women: How We Change After We Lose Our Dads (Wiley), The Feline Mystique: On the Mysterious Connection Between Women and Cats (St. Martin's).
My Theda Krakow mystery series is Mew is for Murder, Cattery Row, Cries and Whiskers, and Probable Claws (all from Poisoned Pen Press). Click on the covers below for excerpts, reviews, and more.
My Dulcie Schwartz series is Shades of Grey, Grey Matters, Grey Zone, Grey Expectations, True Grey, Grey Dawn, Grey Howl, and Stages of Grey. It continues with Code Grey in August 2015 (all from Severn House). Click on the covers below for an excerpt.
My new Pru Marlowe pet noir series began with Dogs Don't Lie, Cats Can't Shoot, Parrots Prove Deadly, Panthers Play for Keeps, and continues with Kittens Can Kill (Poisoned Pen).
I also have essays in the Cat Women: Female Writers on Their Feline Friends (Seal Press), For Keeps: Women Tell the Truth About Their Bodies, Growing Older, and Acceptance (Seal Press), He Said What? (Seal Press) and short stories in Deadfall: Crime Stories by New England Writers (Level Best Books) and Tales from the House Band (Plus One Press).