Feel free to drop by and visit me on Facebook! I’m there every day, and I love getting to know readers.

The Cranberry Isles website is a great place to find out about the wonderful little corner of the world Natalie and the Gray Whale Inn call home.

For those of you who are aspiring mystery authors, I highly recommend Sisters in Crime and the Writers’ League of Texas. The league has a great manuscript contest and agents’ conference that have helped many a budding writer. In fact, that’s how I met my fabulous agent, Jessica Faust of BookEnds.

I’m very lucky to have BookPeople right near my house — that’s where my critique group, Austin Mystery Writers meets— but to find an independent bookstore near you, go to

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