Coronavirus Edition: Free Audiobooks!

How about some free audiobooks while you’re stuck indoors? Well, you’ve come to the right place. I’ve JUST finished re-recording the fourth Ellie Foreman novel with my very favorite narrator Nan McNamara. (She has now recorded 4 of the 5 Ellie Foreman thrillers). I’m delighted with the finished version, and I hope you will be … Read more

A Tour of Jump Cut

      Thought you might be interested in a video tour of some of the locations I’ve used in Jump Cut, which comes out next week. The settings range from Ellie Foreman’s hang-outs on the North Shore of Chicago, Lake Geneva, Wi, as well as some locations in downtown Chicago. Enjoy!       … Read more

Jump Cut — Goodreads Giveaway and More…

Hi, everyone. Just wanted you to know that a Goodreads Giveaway for Jump Cut starts today and goes through the beginning of February. I’m giving away 3 print copies for free! Hope you’ll sign up by clicking below…     Goodreads Book Giveaway Jump Cut by Libby Fischer Hellmann Giveaway ends February 03, 2016. See … Read more

Jump Cut: Formal Cover Reveal

Happy New Year, everyone! Hope you’re looking forward to this year. I tend to do better in even years than odd… do you have a pattern like that? If so, which years are better for you? I’m especially excited about this year, because, JUMP CUT, the 1st Ellie Foreman mystery/thriller in 10 years is coming out March … Read more

A New Look… Same Mystery/Suspense

I decided it was time to update the Ellie Foreman series (especially since the 5th Ellie mystery, JUMP CUT, will be released next March), so here’s what I came up with. Yes, there’s a new cover for each novel, but it’s the same award-winning mystery and suspense you expect from the Chicago video producer and single mother. … Read more

Interested In A Free Crime Thriller?

    If you love crime thrillers, I have great news–       If that sounds like something you’d like, just click anywhere on the image. (Ha).  There are rumors that An Image of Death is my favorite of the Ellie Foreman mysteries. But if asked, I’ll deny it. I mean, all four are my … Read more

Flash Sale: Two Ellie Foreman Mysteries

Two of my Ellie Foreman mysteries are discounted to .99 cents and .99£ all week on Amazon, both US and UK.  An Eye For Murder was nominated for an Anthony Award, and A Shot To Die For won Best traditional novel at the Love is Murder contest. They’ll stay at that price until December 14. … Read more

WYCC Mystery Marathon and Me

A couple of months ago, I was honored to be included in the “Mystery Marathon”, an entire weekend of mystery shows sponsored by WYCC, a Chicago public station.  Over the weekend they interviewed me during some of the breaks between the shows. I’ve tried to edit out the pledge parts, so what remains is about 20 minutes of a … Read more