• Murder Mysteries

    My Mystery Reading List – 2012

    I know 2012 is coming to a close in a matter of weeks, but rather than talk only about writing mysteries here I want to talk about reading them too visite site. So I’ve decided to share my reading list for the rest of this year. It’s a somewhat short one, knowing that I’m swamped with work on books and new website launches and knowing that I’ll take time to bum around over the holidays. But here are the books in series I’d like to catch up on, hopefully all before the New Year. Ghouls Gone Wild — Victoria Laurie Ghouls, Ghouls, Ghouls — Victoria Laurie Ghoul Interrupted — Victoria Laurie Pumped…

  • Murder Mysteries

    What Attracts You to Murder Mysteries?

    I’m a huge fan of murder mysteries — from reading them to watching them to writing them. I generally prefer cozies over grittier murder mysteries. What about you? Why? Today I’d like to explore a few of the reasons I love murder mysteries so much, and I’d love to hear why you’re a fan of the genre too. Here are some of the biggest reasons I’m attracted to murder mysteries. Mysteries are puzzles, plain and simple. I like to challenge myself. I like a story that keeps me guessing. And I love mysteries that ultimately surprise me in the end. Why murder mysteries as opposed to other types of mysteries? I think…