CWA award time!

Just found out that my As Dark As My Fur has been awarded a Certificate of Excellence in the 2018 CWA communications contest. That means this mystery, the second in my Blackie & Care series, is eligible for a Muse Medallion. (I’m already the proud owner of...

Catch up with Blackie and Care

In advance of the release of Cross My Path, Severn House is offering a two-for-one omnibus e-book version of the first two Blackie and Care black cat mysteries at a special discounted price. Hurry, though, this special will not...

Winthrop library event POSTPONED

Due to the storm. Stay safe, everyone! I’ll post when it has been rescheduled. EDIT: We have a date! I’ll be speaking about writing and about my books at this great public library on Tuesday, May 22, at 6:30 p.m....

The black cat catch-up!

As some of you know, I’ve been hard at work on CROSS MY PATH, the third in the Blackie & Care black cat mystery series. That will be out this summer (in the U.S., later this spring in the UK). And now my publisher, Severn House, has had a wonderful idea:...

Books! Books! Books!

The email from my editor arrived just as I was ironing out the  last little kinks in the climactic scene, so I waited before I opened it. When I did, I was overjoyed – after various back-and-forth revisions and edits, FEAR ON FOUR PAWS has been accepted by Poisoned...

Thank you, Henry in the Hub

Henry Santoro of WGBH-FM sat down to talk about the ’80s punk scene, the music, the clubs, the wild characters we both knew well, and, yes, WORLD ENOUGH. Our chat airs today as the regular “Henry in the Hub” segment during “Morning...