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. . . turned to mystery writing after twenty years in corporate public relations, event management and publicity in Wisconsin. Murder on the Orient Espresso, her eighth Maggy Thorsen coffeehouse mystery, was just released in audio and she is hard at work on Maggy #9. The series has been optioned for development as a possible television series or film. 

Hit and Run, her third Main Street Murder, came out last year. The books, set in the popular vacation destination of North Carolina’s High Country, alternate with the Maggy series. 

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Jeremiah Healy Mystery Writing Award
Posted on 5/12/2015

Healy's fiancee, Sandra Balzo, to judge

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Now available in audio!
Posted on 5/12/2015
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Murder on the Orient Espresso audio update
Posted on 2/19/2015

Murder on the Orient Espresso coming to Audible!

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Pacific Grove, CA Visit
Posted on 7/26/2014

Don't make me leave!! @PacificGroveCA

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First editorial review is in for the new Main Street Murder
Posted on 7/9/2014

PW gives Hit and Run a thumbs-up

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Want to be in the next Maggy Thorsen Mystery?
Posted on 4/29/2014

Join us in Key West and be entered in a drawing to appear as a character in the next Maggy Thorsen mystery! 

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Film Rights Optioned
Posted on 4/7/2014

Maggy may be on her way to Hollywood!!

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