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Blog Tour – Meowmoirs of a Klepto Cat Book Review

Yvonne at Socrates Book Review reviews Meowmoirs of a Klepto Cat this morning. Read her take on the book and compare it with yours. Spoiler alert: Not one reviewer or reader to date has given this book less than 5-stars. … Continue reading

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Blog Tour – My Curious Transition From Journalist to a Major Cozy Mystery Author

Today’s blog stopover is at Babs Book Bistro where I discuss something few authors have ever experienced—my crossover from a career as a nonfiction writer to a successful novelist in the cozy mystery field. How does an author maintain a … Continue reading

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Blog Tour – The Klepto Cat Mysteries Dissected—Where Do the Stories Really Come From?

Miki’s Hope is our blog stop today. Michele gave me an interesting assignment—to share how I come up with all of those story ideas. I mean, I publish an average of 6 cozy mysteries per year. There are 29 Klepto … Continue reading

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Blog Tour – Never-Before-Revealed Facts About Me—the Author and Cat Lover

I’m in the limelight today. If you think you know all there is to know about me, think again. What are some of my most unorthodox writing techniques? What five words would I use to describe myself? Do you know … Continue reading

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Frivolous Friday – Blog Tour Extravaganza

Have you ever been on a blog tour? I invite you to curl up with your favorite cat-friend and a cup of coffee and join me next week on a whirlwind adventure. I can guarantee there will be a lot … Continue reading

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Frivolous Friday – Looking Forward to a Blog Tour!

Yup, I’m going on another blog tour. There are no bags to pack; no hotel or flight reservations to make, but I’m going on a tour, nonetheless and I hope you’ll come along with me. The tour is scheduled for … Continue reading

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Cat Writers’ Association Annual Conference SUCCESS

I’m just home from the annual Cat Writers’ Association  conference in Houston and what a wonderful conference it was. For me, it had everything–amazing educational opportunities; plenty of networking time with fantastic people (writers, animal professionals, and definitely pet lovers); … Continue reading

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Mindful Monday – National Hug Your Cat Day and There’s a NEW Klepto Cat Mystery

It’s true: The Meowmoirs of a Klepto Cat was released over the weekend and is available at amazon.com in print and for your Kindle (or other e-reader). Here’s the description: “This is the life story of Rags, the amazing, precocious … Continue reading

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Frivolous Friday – FREE Klepto Cat Mystery Gift for Readers—What You Might Not Know About This Book!

For those of you who haven’t read Catnapped or you’d like to gift someone with the Kindle version of Catnapped, I’m offering the Kindle version FREE for the next 5 days. Here’s the link: https://www.amazon.com/Catnapped-Klepto-Cat-Mystery-Book-ebook/dp/B00DAHFS1G/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1526645321&sr=1-1&keywords=klepto+cat+mystery+series What you might not know … Continue reading

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Frivolous Friday – Ya’ll Come Out Tomorrow and Let’s Talk CAT!

I’ll be speaking informally tomorrow at BookEnds Bookstore and Curiosities in Meiners Oaks, California in the Ojai Valley. It’s Independent Bookstore Day! And the owners of BookEnds, Marsha and Celeste, have invited local authors to talk about their books, their … Continue reading

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