Stuff I've Written:
BUYER, BEWARE | A Style & Error Mystery
March 2013, Polyester Press
Out-of-work fashion expert Samantha Kidd is strapped. But when the buyer of handbags for a hot new retailer turns up dead and Samantha is recruited for the job, the opportunity comes with a caveat: she’s expected to find some answers. The police name a suspect but the label doesn’t fit. Samantha turns to a sexy stranger for help, but as the walls close around her like a snug satin lining, she must get a handle on the suspects, or risk being caught in the killer’s clutches.
OTHER PEOPLE'S BAGGAGE
Three Interconnected Mystery Novellas
Henery Press, December 2012
Baggage claim can be terminal. These are the stories of what happened after three women with a knack for solving mysteries each grabbed the wrong bag.
MIDNIGHT ICE | A Mad for Mod Prequel
SWITCH BACK | An Elliott Lisbon Prequel
FOOL’S GOLD | A Jaya Jones Treasure Hunt Prequel
PILLOW STALK | A Mad for Mod Mystery
October 2012, Polyester Press
Interior Decorator Madison Night has modeled her life after a character in a Doris Day movie, but when a killer targets women dressed like the bubbly actress, Madison's signature sixties style places her in the middle of a homicide investigation. The local detective connects the new crimes to a twenty-year old cold case, and Madison's long-trusted contractor emerges as the leading suspect. As the body count piles up like a stack of plush pillows, Madison uncovers a former spy, a campaign to destroy all Doris Day movies, and six minutes of film that will change her life forever.
This is a prequel to Designer Dirty Laundry
DESIGNER DIRTY LAUNDRY | A Style & Error Mystery
Samantha Kidd, ex-buyer turned Trend Specialist, designed her future with couture precision, but finding the Fashion Director's corpse on Day One leaves her hanging by a thread. When the killer fabricates evidence that puts the cops on her hemline, her new life begins to unravel. She trades high fashion for dirty laundry and reveals a cast of designers out for blood. Now this flatfoot in heels must keep pace with a diabolical designer before she gets marked down for murder.
"Independence Day" Short Story
WG2E ANTHOLOGIES | Viva La Valentine Edition
What if Cupid couldn't find you because you were too busy being busy?
"Identity Crisis" Short Story
FISH TALES | The Guppy Anthology
A vintage/costume shop employee mourning the death of her cat adopts a fish and unknowingly gains possession of evidence to a local unsolved murder.