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Creole Culture and California Murder with Myra Jolivet
April 26, 2021

Mysteries and mysticism. Sarah Doucette Jean-Louis is a former therapist turned detective. And she’s got a body on her doorstep. After author Myra Jolivet reads […]

Bootleggers, Mentalists, and Murder with Carolyn Marie Wilkins
April 19, 2021

Trouble is in Carrie McFarland’s future. Carrie McFarland, the protagonist of Carolyn Marie Wilkins’ book, Death at a Séance, isn’t looking for trouble, but she […]

Secret Messages and Ancient Textiles with Jane Thornley
April 12, 2021

Magical Venice …and murder. Jane Thornley was one of my very first guests. She joined me on episode 14 to talk about her Crime By […]

Community Theatre Can Be Murder with Bobbie Raymond (John Gaspard)
April 05, 2021

The stage is set…for murder. Today’s guest has been on the show before, way back in 2017. John Gaspard writes the Eli Marks mysteries, but […]

Private Investigator as Knight Errant with Mike Donohue
March 29, 2021

A stranger rides into town… In the tradition oIn the tradition of the classic lone private investigators who right wrongs wherever they go, Mike Donohue […]

Globe Trotting Assassins and a Love Story with SJ Varengo
March 22, 2021

Nicole Porter has a lot of explaining to do. In SJ Varengo’s Cleanup Crew series, Nicole Porter ostensibly runs a company that cleans up crime […]

Cozy Mysteries for Every Taste with Sara Rosett
March 15, 2021

Celebrating the Golden Age of detective fiction. If you love the Golden Age of detective fiction (and who doesn’t?) you’re going to be happy to […]

Contemporary Noir Mysteries Set in Harlem with Delia C. Pitts
March 08, 2021

Meet a P.I. whose past is catching up to him. Brand new to Delia C. Pitts’ Ross Agency mystery series is Murder My Past, which […]

Femme Fatale as Private Investigator with SG Wong
March 01, 2021

Welcome to an alternative Los Angeles. The femme fatale is an archetype in literature, especially in crime novels. Think of Cora in The Postman Always […]

Murder and Mayhem in Small Town Ontario with Gloria Ferris
February 22, 2021

Small town, big mystery. Gloria Ferris writes in several genres, but today we’re talking about her Cornwall and Redfern mysteries, specifically book #3 in the […]