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There Are Secrets I'll Never Tell*

Or are there? An interesting comment exchange with Bernadette at Reactions to Reading has got me thinking about the amount of detail readers learn about sleuths’ personal lives. 935 more words

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An Afternoon of Conviviality

Question: With an investigative reporter’s flair, Peggy opened the discussion by asking, “Was ‘Beware the Sleeping Dog’ about you?”
Answer: I tap-danced around that a little. 679 more words


Friday Book Whimsy: A Rule Against Murder

I don’t make a habit of reviewing books that are part of a series. In particular, I wouldn’t normally review a book that is number 4 in the series. 492 more words

Book Reviews

Sixty Seconds III with: Joidianne4eva

Ten answers to ten questions in 20 words or fewer. That’s less time than it takes to burn a match*.

(*Depending on the length of the match and your tolerance for burned fingers, obviously) 544 more words

Flash Fiction

Kobo Writing Life Podcast - Episode 027 - Louise Penny


In the fall of 2014, Louise Penny visited Kobo’s home office in Toronto and was interviewed by editor and book enthusiast Jennifer Knoch for a special  729 more words


Favorite Bits From Other Writers

Now and then I jot down passages I especially like. Sometimes it’s a life-lesson sort of thing and sometimes it’s a description that catches me. Today I’m going to share some bits of description I admire. 163 more words

A Few of My Favorite Things -- Best Reads of 2014

By Leslie Budewitz

Okay, I know it’s late for a “Best of…” list, but it’s never too late to tell your friends about the books you loved! 522 more words

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