Tag Archives: Five Star Publishing

Check Your Facts, Ma’am

A mystery writer must be sure of all the facts of her story. Not only must she be attentive to the elements of the plot—timeline of the murder, alibis, physical traits of the characters—but every piece of information included in … Continue reading

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The ARCs Are Here!

Here they are, the advance copies of Murder, by George (I love mail, particularly when it’s a box of books). Since receiving the ARCs last week, I’ve sent out six copies to cozy bloggers for review, set up an interview … Continue reading

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Christmas Greetings

Season’s Greetings! Before I get to my Christmas post, I have an update on Murder, by George. I received word from Five Star a week ago that they are rescheduling the release of their upcoming titles. The release date for … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks

I wish a happy Thanksgiving to all who will be celebrating the holiday tomorrow. I hope you all have a wonderful day, and weekend, sharing joyous moments with your families and friends! In 1 Thessalonians 5:28, Saint Paul tells us to … Continue reading

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All Things at the Library

I paid a visit to the Sloatsburg Public Library this past Wednesday to meet with a few of its patrons and read a selection from All Things Murder. I must thank the library’s Sue Melnyk and Sandy Welsh for arranging … Continue reading

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A Release Date, By George

I received a short but sweet e-mail from my Five Star (and five-star!) editor, Tiffany Schofield on Friday. Murder, by George, the second book in the Veronica Walsh Mystery series, will be released January 20, 2016! It may seem like a … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving

It’s the time of year again for adding a leaf to the dining room table, advising any wild turkeys you might see on the road to go into hiding, and compiling a list of appropriate conversation topics to have with your relatives (Note to … Continue reading

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The (Not So Dreaded) Synopsis

I have been writing the synopsis for the second Veronica Walsh mystery over the last few days. A description of the plot, including the ending, the synopsis acts as a sort of calling card for a novel. It’s a writer’s … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks

Tomorrow Americans will celebrate Thanksgiving, a day when family and friends gather to give thanks for their many blessings and celebrate with parades, church services and a turkey feast. Plus there will be pie. Lots of pie. This thanksgiving, my gratitude list includes my … Continue reading

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Welcome Liesa Malik – Author of Faith On The Rocks

I’m very pleased to welcome author Liesa Malik to All Things Cozy. Five Star released Liesa’s cozy mystery, Faith On The Rocks, last month to a great reception. Congratulations, Liesa, on the success of your debut! And thank you for … Continue reading

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