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Upcoming Appearances:

The Breakers Gift Shop

Saturday, August 24, 2019

noon-3:00pm (time subject to change)

Ochre Point

Newport, RI

Savoy Bookshop & Café

Wednesday, August 28, 2019


10 Canal St

Westerly, RI 02891


Barrington Books

Thursday, August 29, 2019


184 County Rd. (Barrington Shopping Center)

Barrington, RI  02806


Book with Brunch Fundraising Event

Broward County Public Library Foundation  

Held at ArtServe

1350 E. Sunrise Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale

Thursday, Oct.  24th at 10:30 a.m.

Check back - more will be added!


Listen to my latest interview at Writing Fun!

You're cordially invited to join the 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. 

Each month we'll feature a different Sleuth's book!


Sleuths in Time is a group of 9 historical mystery authors who love interacting with their readers. You can also find us here:

A newsletter editor from my own alma mata, the University of Connecticut, talks about visiting The Breakers and "meeting" Emma.  "...Here I am, and here is Emma at the Breakers, reminding me that I hold an incomprehensible amount of power in my own hands.” Read this very special post!  Where Fiction Meets Life: ARTICLE

Large Print Covers

If you prefer large print, ask for them at your local library!

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!

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!