Beauty’s Only Skin Deep… really?

So, here’s an interesting experiment. At least I hope you’ll think so. About two years ago, I changed the covers on my four Ellie Foreman mysteries. They weren’t connected as a series, and since they’d been given a new life as ebooks, I thought they should be. I loved what the graphic designer from PR … Read more

Audios On Sale: Ellie Foreman, Veil, Doubleback

So Audible is having a HUGE end of summer sale, and 5 of my audiobooks are included! They’re priced at $5.95 each (or less if you’re a member…) The Titles include:     Click here to check out EYE   Here for IMAGE Here for SHOT Here for VEIL  And here for DOUBLEBACK   Libby … Read more

More “Beach Read” News!

Ellie Foreman is baaacckk! Now you can read the award-winning suspense ebook series featuring Ellie, a single mother and video producer in the Chicago suburbs. Meet Ellie’s father Jake,  her daughter, Rachel, her boyfriend David, Fouad, Susan, and many other characters you’ll learn to love. Think “Desperate Housewives” meets “24.” WIth an emphasis on “24.” … Read more

The Ellie Foreman Mysteries

Hi, all. Some great news here! As of last week, all the Ellie Foreman mysteries are now on AUDIO at For those of you who aren’t familiar with the series, Ellie is a video producer and single mother in Chicago, who stumbles onto crimes and conspiracies that need to be solved. And she does. … Read more


BIG NEWS!! The audio of AN IMAGE OF DEATH (my favorite of the Ellie Foreman mysteries) is now available!! Listen to Robin Rowan, whose expert narration makes this an incredible experience. Click here to sample or buy… I am a happy camper…More important,  I think you will be too!     Btw, my report on BEA … Read more

An Eye For Murder: Audiophile Alert

So it happened! My first Ellie Foreman novel, originally published in 2002, is now (finally) out on audio! You can find it on Audible— the narrator was actress Karyn O’Bryant, and she did a fabulous job. Btw, this all happened through ACX, and I couldn’t be more pleased. As I’ve said a couple of times, I … Read more

Two Indie Gems, Dedicated to Susan

My best friend, Susan White, died of breast cancer in 2004. If you’ve read any of my Ellie Foreman books, you’ll recognize her. Curiously, she was the only character whom I lifted from real life:  her name, her looks, her love of Celtic knots. I wrote the books while she was still alive. Before she … Read more