Let’s talk crime fiction: November in Niwot

Let’s talk crime fiction! Join me at Inkberry Books in Niwot, Colorado, at 7 p.m. Saturday, November 16. What to expect: some words about writing what you know, a little reading, some Q&A, some book signing, and an author reception. FYI, Niwot is a cool little place with friendly people who love music and serve some … Continue reading Let’s talk crime fiction: November in Niwot

Book club night in Boulder

Looking for some great reads for your book club? Get tons of recommendations Monday, August 19, at Between the Covers with @boulderbooks. Boulder County Indie Authors (including yours truly) will be there, presenting TEN (10!) of our titles. See you there!

Books, music, fun July 27 in Boulder (authors, too!)

Put it on your calendar and I'll see you on the patio! Carnival of the Indies Book Sale, July 27: A day of books, stories, music and fun hosted by the Boulder County Indie Authors on Trident Books’ shady back patio. Our wide variety of books includes young adult, crime fiction, historical fiction, sci-fi, fantasy, … Continue reading Books, music, fun July 27 in Boulder (authors, too!)

Where is Detective Red Shaw?

B.J. Smith photo Great question. He's been on Amazon for a while, but now you can find the fictional Des Moines cop here, too: Barnes&Noble for Nook readers. Smashwords in multiple ebook formats. Beaverdale Books, right there in his hometown. If the sun is shining, he'll be wearing his favorite Panama hat, so keep an … Continue reading Where is Detective Red Shaw?