Win the Cover Look!
As promised, a new contest! 
Win all of the items featured below, plus a pre-release copy of the book!
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Fun Events!

Bi-annual meeting of the Historical Novel Society, Great Lakes Chapter
Evanston, Il. Oct. 8th

Literary Ladies of the Lakes Book Club
Grayslake, Il. Oct. 13th

Book signing and reading at Dragonfly Books
Decorah, Iowa October 14th

Book signing and reading at The Book Cellar
Chicago, Il. Oct. 19th
Cool Press!
Catch this cool podcast I did with Kevin Tumlinson on Wordslinger. He’s very fun!
Click HERE to listen.

Another fun interview with Denise Turney from the Off the Shelf podcast. Click here to listen to your’s truly.

A Girl Like You was selected as one of six
finalists to be featured in Literary Lightbox’s Autumn/Winter Spotlight! Click here to read.

Why you should choose a hybrid - an insider's guide" placed as a finalist on The Author's ShowClick here!
Author Sightings!

With author, Connie Hertzberg Mayo
Boston, Ma.

With authors, Cheryl Honigford and
Ruth Hull Chatlien, Waukegan, Il.

With author, Ruth Kaufman
Chicago, Il. 

With authors, Iris Waichler and Dorit Sasson
City Lit Books, Chicago, Il.
Upcoming Events!
  1. Panel: New to the Crime Scene—Emerging Chicago Mystery Writers
    Chicago Book Expo, Columbia College
    Nov. 13th, 3:00 pm
  2. Local Author Fair
    Cook Memorial Library, Vernon Hills
    Jan. 14th, 2:30 pm
  3. St. Gilbert Women’s Club
    Grayslake, Il.
    Feb. 7th 7:00 pm
  4. Wine, Women and Words
    Crystal Lake, Il.
    Mar. 9th, 7-9:00 pm
  5. Murder and Mayhem
    Roosevelt University, Chicago campus
    March 11th, 9-5:00 pm
  6. Boucheron 2017
    Toronto, Canada
    Oct. 12-15, 2017

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