Thanks to Cheryl Bradshaw!

January 20, 2015

Cheryl Bradshaw



Thanks to best-selling author Cheryl Bradshaw for referring her readers to this very website. As you can see from visiting her blog, her Sloane Monroe series has been well received by critics and readers alike.

Here is some advice I offered her in 2011:

Writing Advice for Cheryl Bradshaw

I look forward to interacting with more successful authors like Cheryl at the San Francisco Writers Conference this February. Perhaps I will see you there!



The Keeper on Audible


I hope you will consider purchasing the audio book of The Keeper on this Cyber Monday for a mere $4.49!


Dear fans and readers,

I’m pleased to announce I will be reading from The Keeper and signing copies of my books at the Village House of Books in Los Gatos on Wednesday, November 12, from 7 to 8 PM.

The Village House of Books
21 West Main Street
Los Gatos, CA

Village House of Books

Erica Goss, the Poet Laureate of Los Gatos, says “Village House of Books is a delightful Mom-and-Pop store, with friendly owners, bestsellers, and a wonderful children’s room.”


Join me if you’re in the neighborhood!


Last week, I spent a couple of days fishing on the Fall River, which is simply the most beautiful piece of water that I’ve ever fished, and one I was woefully ignorant of.  On day one, in constant rain, I hooked up over twenty times and, under the direction of my host John Sullivan, managed not only to land five or six of them, but learned some really valuable techniques, so that the next gorgeous sunny day, when I hooked into the 20-inch beauty pictured here, I managed after a ten- or fifteen-minute struggle, to get it into the boat to have its picture taken.  On 6X tippet, this felt like quite an accomplishment.

John Lescroart with Fish


New interview, with talk of my spring novel, THE FALL

October 9, 2014

So John Lescroart, how do you get in the frame of mind to write? I go to work out in the morning when I get up, I spend about two hours working out, then I come into my office and turn on the computer, and hopefully something just shows up. That’s the process. I just […]

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In The Company of Sherlock Holmes Has Received a Starred, Boxed Review in Publisher’s Weekly!

September 9, 2014

Dear Readers! I’m happy to report that the latest anthology to which I contributed, In the Company of Sherlock Holmes: Stories Inspired by the Holmes Canon, has just received a starred, boxed review in Publishers Weekly, their highest accolade! Even more happily, my story was singled out for special mention: “an elderly Holmes plays a […]

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