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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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New Issue of Zone 3

Share0 SharesI am happy that Zone 3 has published my short story, The Major’s Wife. Thanks to Fiction Editor Barry Kitterman and all who work on this fine journal.

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Masters of True Crime

Share0 SharesCheck out a new anthology entitled Masters of True Crime: Chilling Stories of Murder and the Macabre. The true-crime anthology, available in bookstores and Amazon, includes narratives by more than a dozen writers. I contributed “Lost Innocence: Murder of … Continue reading

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Southern Festival of Books 2011

Share0 SharesSave the date of the SFB: the weekend of Oct. 14-16. Please join Doug Jones and me on Sunday, Oct. 16, 1:30-2:30, for our session on A SEASON OF DARKNESS, the story of the Marcia Trimble murder and investigation. … Continue reading

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