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An Evening with Brenda Vantrease

Share0 SharesWriter-friend Brenda Vantrease spoke at our WNBA meeting (that’s Women’s National Book Association) about writing, history, and her books. Can’t wait to read the latest in her historical fiction series, A Far Horizon.

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A Lovely Day with Friends of the Library

Share11 SharesWhat a warm and welcoming group – Friends of the Linebaugh Library! Thanks so much for inviting me to join you Saturday. I was blown away by Eva Graalman’s table decorations that she based on my books – how … Continue reading

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Friends of the Library Event

Share99 SharesI’ve been invited to speak at the annual luncheon for Friends of Linebaugh Library in Murfreesboro this Saturday, January 26th. The Friends organization has 200 members and the luncheon is part of their January membership drive.  11:00 Sat. Jan. 26 … Continue reading

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Leslie Garrett Award for Fiction

Share0 SharesThanks to the Knoxville Writers Guild for the opportunity to enter the Leslie Garrett Fiction Contest. My story, “A Family Meeting,” won First Place. The Knoxville Writers Guild is an active group who promote writing in many ways, and … Continue reading

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Save the Date!

Share0 SharesAuthor event – May 3, 2:00, at Parnassus Bookstore. Please mark your calendar! “A vacation in Provence turns deadly. . . . Gobbell’s debut, first in a planned series, combines mystery, informative travelogue and enjoyable characters . . .”  – … Continue reading

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Bellevue Library Opening

Share0 Shares Read about the opening of the new library in Bellevue. This was part of The Tennessean article this week: Grand opening The grand opening festivities at the new Bellevue branch library at 720 Baugh Road, at 10 a.m. … Continue reading

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Cover for Pursuit in Provence

Share0 SharesHere’s the cover for Pursuit in Provence, the first in the Jordan Mayfair Mystery Series, which will be released by Five Star Publishers in March 2014. Watch for more information as events are scheduled   .      

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Mystery Will Be Published March 2015

Share0 SharesI have just signed my contract with Five Star Mysteries, the wonderful publisher who has accepted Pursuit in Provence. The book is a traditional mystery or a cozy if you will, set in the South of France. I am … Continue reading

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If you missed Deadly Sins . . .

Share0 SharesThe Deadly Sins episode about the March case ran tonight at 8:00. It will run several more times, including Sunday at 3:00, on the ID channel. Includes interviews with Tom Thurman, Katy Miller, Pat Postiglione, and me. The actors … Continue reading

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Deady Sins

Share0 SharesDeadly Sins will air an episode about the March case on the Investigation Discovery channel, Jan. 26. I was interviewed a few months ago about An Unfinished Canvas and maybe out of 2 1/2 hours of shooting, they will … Continue reading

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