The Leading Ladies is now available as both a paperback and an ebook! The adventures of Ella Graepenteck, professional genealogist and amateur sleuth, continue! If you aren't familiar with Ella yet, you can start with Book 1, The Moving Pictures, and then move on to The Leading Ladies. Enjoy Ella Graepenteck Genealogy Mysteries!
The Leading Ladies is finally published! So far it is only available in ebook form. Producing the paperback involves several more steps, but it too should be available in a few weeks. I’m so excited! I can’t believe this day is finally here!
I am happy to report that The Leading Ladies, book 2 in the Ella Graepenteck Genealogy Mystery series, is finally in the last stage of editing! The process was delayed due to my difficulties with my hands (see many previous posts), but that is all just about resolved now, and I’m catching up on everything. … Continue reading Ella Graepenteck Book 2 Coming Soon!
I am still working on getting my right hand back to full functionality, after having broken my wrist several months ago, but I can more or less type now! I’m pretty excited about that, because it makes it easier to work on the sequel to The Moving Pictures. It’s called The Leading Ladies, and I … Continue reading Happy New Year!
I am excited about Thursday, December 16th! On that day I will be appearing (online via Zoom) at the public library in Durham, Connecticut. There will be a reading, and then an interview, and then audience Q and A. Because the event is online, anyone anywhere can be there. If you would like to attend, … Continue reading Author Event December 16th!
I have just finished reading a cozy mystery I really enjoyed. It's called A Quiet Life in the Country, and it is the first in a series of seven by T E Kinsey. It has no genealogy aspect. It is a traditional style amateur sleuth in a small village story, but with a few twists. … Continue reading Book Recommendation: A Quiet Life in the Country
I am very excited to announce that my book The Moving Pictures has been chosen as the October selection for my local library's book club! I am an enormous fan of libraries. They are crucial institutions for communities everywhere, and they should be more appreciated and better funded. Book clubs are just one of the … Continue reading Library Book Club October Selection!
The book I talked about in my last post is now available, so far only in ebook form. The paperback will be available soon. I made a new page for the series, which you can see here. I so appreciate all the interest people have shown! I really hope you like The Moving Pictures: An … Continue reading New Book Available!
As I mentioned in my last post, I have recently completed a new book, which will be the first of a series. I got the initial idea for it a few years ago. Actually, I think it was around 2015, so more than a few years, but it has taken me until now to write … Continue reading New Book Coming!
It’s been a long time since I have posted anything here. I really have no excuse. Yes, the pandemic came along, and things were weird, and my brain felt all discombobulated, but that was true for everyone. I didn’t get sick, and I’m now fully vaccinated, and nothing particularly tragic happened to me. I’ve been … Continue reading Back to Posting