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Diane Weiner is a veteran public school teacher and mother of four children. She has enjoyed reading for as long as she can remember. She has fond memories of reading Nancy Drew and Mary Higgins Clark on snowy weekend afternoons in upstate New York and yearned to write books that would bring that kind of enjoyment to her readers. Being an animal lover, she is a vegetarian and shares her home with two adorable cats. In her free time, she enjoys running, attending community theater productions, and spending time with her family (especially going to the mall with her daughter and getting Dairy Queen afterwards). Murder is Medical is the latest (book 10) in the Susan Wiles School House Mystery series. Clearing the Course (book 3) is the latest in her Sugarbury Falls series. A Deadly Course won an Eric Hoffer finalist award. Murder is Collegiate made the short list for the Chanticleer Murder and Mayhem Mystery Award.

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Paula F. Winskye began writing novels about girls & horses at age 12, but did not seek publication for 30 years.
In 2003, she released her first novel. In 2019, she published her 20th, number 10 in the Tony Wagner mystery series. While some of the books in the series are national park mysteries, Tony specializes in rural crime. Readers will more often find him in wilderness rather than a city.

Winskye believes in leaving some things to the reader's imagination. You will not find graphic details in either her murder scenes or her love scenes.
When Winskye is not writing, she enjoys gardening. She is also a Navajo County Sheriff's Auxiliary Volunteer.
A native of North Dakota, she & her husband John live near Snowflake, Arizona.

"An enjoyable, suspenseful mystery tour of the Dakota badlands. You'll love Ranger Tony Wagner. Don't miss it!"---Peter Brandvold, author of THE DEVIL'S LAUGHTER.

" ...a taut tale of gunrunning and murder that is sure to please her growing host of fans."---Terry Shoptaugh, author of THEY WERE READY.

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The Reverend Finds His Calling (Tony Wagner Mysteries Book 1) $0.99

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Seminary student Tony Wagner finds more than he expected when he begins his final summer working in Evergreen National Park. 
A serial killer has been hunting America's national parks. When the killer strikes in Evergreen, Tony and fellow ranger Kelly Thiel find the body. 
An FBI task force, led by Agent Wyatt Garret, arrives to investigate. Garret interprets Tony's calm under the circumstances as cold-blooded, making him a suspect. 
Then, evidence implicates Tony. He will need the whole town of Spruce Lake to help him prove his innocence. 
When Garret finally clears him, he asks Tony to help with the investigation. His back country skills will be invaluable at the remote crime scenes as the killer strikes again. 
While Tony works with the FBI, his less-than-perfect past becomes public knowledge, bringing dramatic changes to his life. 
The Reverend Finds His Calling is the first in Winskye's Tony Wagner mystery series.


The Reverend Goes Home (Tony Wagner Mysteries Book 2) $2.99

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FBI consultant Tony Wagner, his wife, and son set off for Wisconsin to visit Tony's family. FBI agent Wyatt Garrett wants him there for a different reason. 
Two ATF agents have disappeared from the northern part of the state while investigating a radical faction of the Christian Army. 
Garrett believes that Tony's seminary training will help gain cooperation from the close-knit Christian Army community. 
He never suspects that it will also make Tony a target.


The Reverend, Meth, Murder (Tony Wagner Mysteries Book 3) $2.99

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When Ranger Tony Wagner finds a body near the border of Evergreen National Park, Drug Enforcement Administration agents recruit him to help with the investigation. 
How did Harry Torini, a member of the Denver mob, end up dead so far from the city? 
The DEA arrests operators of a local meth lab for the murder. 
Frustrated with their decision, Tony calls his FBI mentor, Wyatt Garrett for advice. Garrett takes over a case much more complex than the DEA suspected. 
He and Tony soon realize that they are dealing with a far bigger threat than meth addicts. Someone willing to kill again, and even endanger the whole town of Spruce Lake to escape justice.


The Reverend: Murder In Medora: A Tony Wagner Mystery (Tony Wagner Mysteries Book 4) $2.99

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When a small plane crashes in the badlands south of Medora, North Dakota, killing the pilot, investigators find bullet holes, illegal weapons, and thousands of dollars.
FBI Agent Gina Salvatore brings in consultant Tony Wagner to assist with the investigation.
Salvatore tests Tony's patience from the beginning with her put downs of the small town life he loves. Later, her unwanted advances lead him to take desperate measures.
Before the case is solved, Tony has more important things to worry about. He will need all of his survival skills. His endurance will be tested during the longest tracking assignment he's ever encountered.
In the fourth installment of Winskye's Tony Wagner mystery series, she brings her protagonist to her home state of North Dakota.


The Reverend Delivers (Tony Wagner Mysteries Book 5) $2.99

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Violence strikes close to home for park ranger Tony Wagner when Blake and Jill Fisher are brutally murdered. Their teenage daughters, Christi and Terri, have vanished.
Tony finds evidence that the kidnappers took the girls into the mountains rather than leaving by road. Widely scattered signs keep him looking until he finds a clear trail.
FBI agent Wyatt Garret joins Tony as he tracks deep into the Rockies.
The unstable, late spring weather is the least of their problems. And finding the girls is just the beginning.
Tony faces the greatest challenges of his life. And the things he does to survive will change him forever.


The Reverend Down East: A Tony Wagner Mystery (Tony Wagner Mysteries Book 6) $2.99

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Tony Wagner feels aimless. He loves his hectic family life with 3 kids and 3 foster daughters. But he has lost interest in his job as a national park ranger.
And, even though an FBI psychiatrist has cleared him to work, no agents have asked him to consult on a case.
Then, Agent Wyatt Garret calls. He has been summoned to Maine to investigate the death of a former ambassador's son.
Greg O'Connor has fallen from the south face of The Precipice in Acadia National Park. Was it murder, suicide, or just a climbing accident? Garret needs Tony to search for evidence on the cliff face.
He also admits that other agents are cautious about using Tony. They worry that the trauma of a year earlier will effect how he reacts under pressure.
Before the case is solved, they will find out.
In this, the sixth in Winskye's Tony Wagner mystery series, the author takes her protagonist into unfamiliar territory. From the rugged cliffs of Acadia National Park, to some of Boston's seamier suburbs, to Canada's maritime provinces, Tony and Garret follow where the evidence leads.


The Reverend: A.K.A. Wohanota: A Tony Wagner Mystery (Tony Wagner Mysteries Book 7) $2.99

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The Reverend: A.K.A. Wohanota—A serial killer has been hunting near powwow locations across the western US, leaving his victims with a distinctive tattoo.
FBI agent Wyatt Garret asks consultant Tony Wagner to join the team investigating these murders. This time, he expects to use not only Tony's tracking skills, but also his Chippewa ancestry, and knowledge of powwow culture.
When the killer strikes at Tony's home powwow in Wisconsin, his friends and relatives help him gain the trust and cooperation of other participants. His uncle finds a way for Tony to disclose his ancestry, despite his blond hair and blue eyes.
Before the team catches up to the killer, his trail takes them from New Mexico to Montana and North Dakota.
During the investigation, Tony finds himself getting closer to his Native American heritage.
Meanwhile, both Tony & Garret face upheaval at home. Tony has proven that he can handle the complications of his family life. But how will Garret deal with the distractions?
And how will Tony handle a change in leadership when Garret is needed at home?


The Reverend & the Lady in Sand: A Tony Wagner Mystery (Tony Wagner Mysteries Book 8) $2.99

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When FBI Consultant Tony Wagner and his wife Kelly arrive in North Dakota to help her parents fight a flood, he never expects to become involved in a murder investigation.
But one of the volunteers working to protect the farm discovers a leg in the sand trucked in for the job.
It proves to be the body of Liz Robinson, missing since October. Local authorities had found little evidence and a surplus of suspects. Massive volunteer searches yielded nothing. With no body or proof of foul play, the case had stalled.
Since Robinson disappeared from a North Dakota night spot and the sand containing her body came from Minnesota, the case becomes the jurisdiction of Fargo’s FBI resident agency. Due to a heavy case load, agent Allen Green asks Tony to assist with the investigation.
They begin by wading through transcripts of the interviews local authorities had conducted. The investigation takes them from Minnesota to the oil fields of western North Dakota.
As the Red River crests, Tony and Agent Green trim the list of likely murderers. When they begin applying pressure to the remaining suspects, the murderer sets his sights on Kelly.



The Reverend & the Kidnapped Girl: A Tony Wagner Mystery (Tony Wagner Mysteries Book 9)  

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FBI consultant Tony Wagner is called to the White Mountains of Arizona where his tracking skills are needed. Someone has kidnapped a cabinet secretary’s daughter, murdered her bodyguard, and disappeared into the rugged landscape. 
With 72 hours before the ransom drop, Agent Garret’s team scours the sparsely populated region, encountering residents both cooperative and antagonistic. They begin to unravel an elaborate plot involving multiple conspirators. 
Meanwhile, Tony tries not to let memories of his own kidnapping distract him. 
The investigation takes them across east central Arizona, from Pinedale to St. Johns, Holbrook to Alpine, and beyond. 
In this, the 9th Tony Wagner mystery, the author brings her protagonist to Arizona’s Colorado Plateau where she makes her home.

The Reverend Finds His Way: A Tony Wagner Mystery (Tony Wagner Mysteries Book 10)  

FBI consultant Tony Wagner, his wife Kelly, and their 4 children prepare to return home after a camping trip in Montana. While Tony hikes with 3 of the kids, Kelly & 16-year-old Brett pack.Two armed carjackers grab Kelly & Brett. When Tony discovers what has happened, he sends the other kids to safety, hides his weapon, & acts passive, seeing it as the best way to protect his wife & son.The gunmen dump Tony, Kelly, & Brett in unfamiliar wilderness. Unable to follow the road the kidnappers used, Tony sets off through the mountains, determined to lead Kelly & Brett to safety.Only after accomplishing that can he help track down the criminals.The Reverend Finds His Way is the 10th in the Tony Wagner mystery series.



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About Karen MacInerney and the Dewberry Farm Series

Craving a sweet escape? Fall into the warm, cozy worlds of Dewberry Farm and the Gray Whale Inn, both by Agatha-nominated author Karen MacInerney!

Karen's cozy mysteries are chock-full of quirky, lovable characters in quaint communities you'll want to visit again and again.  The Gray Whale Inn mysteries take place on beautiful Cranberry Island, Maine, featuring plucky innkeeper Natalie Barnes, and the Dewberry Farm mysteries, starring reporter-turned-farmer Lucy Resnick, are set in bucolic Buttercup, Texas.  

The first two books of the Dewberry Farm mysteries, (Killer Jam and Fatal Frost, are on sale for just 99 cents this month (August 2019 --- the whole series is on Kindle Unlimited) and include delicious recipes you can make at home!  

Here's what Amazon reviewers are saying about  the Dewberry Farm mysteries...  

"Highly recommend this first book of a new series..." --- J. Daniel

"...a good mystery, delightful characters, and a fun setting that will bring cozy readers back for many more visits." --- Carstairs Considers 

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Karen lives in Austin, Texas with her sassy family and her two dogs, Tristan and rescue pup Little Bit (both of whom have inspired characters in her books).  She loves writing, reading, taking long walks in nature, escaping to Maine, and experimenting in the kitchen (no fatalities yet, thank goodness---except for fictional ones). 

To download a free book, be sure to join Karen's Readers' Circle at www.karenmacinerney.com! You'll also receive member-exclusive content including short stories, giveaways, deleted scenes, recipes, and sneak peeks. And please join Karen on Facebook; she loves getting to know her readers there, and often hosts giveaways.  To be sure you don't miss sales, pre-orders and new releases, follow Karen on BookBub.

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Hawaiian Cozy Mystery Series

 

Josi Avari is a mountain girl who found the ocean. She discovered the inspiration for the Aloha Chicken Mysteries while on a writing retreat in a cozy little Hawaiian paradise where she met a feral hen and her chicks. 

Josi has a flock of her own, filled with zany chicken characters that flap and squawk their way into her novels. When she's not tapping out stories, she's tossing treats to her hens or creating scrumptious Hawaiian food in her kitchen. She has been known to chase down malasada trucks on foot.

To keep up with the Aloha Chicken Mysteries, or to connect with Josi Avari, please visit her website: www.josiavari.com

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P.D. Workman writes riveting mystery/suspense and young adult books dealing with mental illness, addiction, abuse, and other real-life issues. For as long as she can remember, the blank page has held an incredible allure and from a very young age she was trying to write her own books. 

Workman wrote her first complete novel at the age of twelve and continued to write as a hobby for many years. She started publishing in 2015. She has won several literary awards from Library Services for Youth in Custody for her young adult fiction. She currently has over 40 published titles and can be found at pdworkman.com. 

Born and raised in Alberta, Canada, Workman has been married for over 25 years and has one son. 


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