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See The Gilded Newport Mysteries at NewportStyle.Net
Each sale helps support the Preservation Society of Newport County

I would be delighted to chat via Zoom or Skype with your book club, library group, etc. Please use my Contact page if you'd like to set up a date.

Aug. 7th through Aug. 21st: For a chance to win a copy of Murder at The Elms, enter my Goodreads Giveaway sponsored by Kensington Books. 100 copies available! LINK

Monday, Aug. 21st, 7pm: "Author Takeover" at Joanna's Readers on Facebook. Chat, fun, and giveaways! LINK

Wednesday, Aug. 23rd: blogging at Fresh Fiction LINK

Friday, Aug. 25th: Blogging with The Wicked Authors!  Comment for a chance to enter my giveaway! LINK

Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2023, 6pm, join me at Charter Books in Newport, Rhode Island as I discuss and sign Murder at The Elms. For more details and store info: Charter Books

Monday, Sept. 18th through Monday, Sept 25th: Great Escapes Virtual Book Tour! Join my Murder at The Elms Book Tour with Author Spotlights, Interviews, Reviews and more, including a Rafflecopter Giveaway! Just click the link for access to all tour sites: LINK


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Sleuths in Time Book Club on Facebook: Visit the page to see what it's all about. Click JOIN and answer two super easy questions to be included. 

(The book club has been on hiatus but we hope to get back to it soon!)

9/5/2014         MURDER AT THE BREAKERS made the USA Today Bestseller list at #126

Never in my life would I have expected this to happen, but on August 30, 2014, my author ranking at Amazon was higher than J.K. Rowlings!

Sold At The Breakers Gift Shop

A Facebook Friend took this picture in the gift shop at

The Breakers!!

For more about what Emma Cross wore, who she knew and where she went on her quest for clues, see my Pinterest Board! Click HERE




And to see more about the world of Phoebe Renshaw and Eva Hunfort, Click here!

Alyssa Maxwell

  Author of the Gilded Newport Mysteries


A Lady and Lady's Maid Mysteries

Alyssa Maxwell, Author of the Gilded Newport Mysteries
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