Category Archives: Bergen County Cooperative Library System

Nagler 5, ‘Dragony Rising’ now available on Amazon Kindle and paperback

In the fifth Frank Nagler  Mystery, DRAGONY RISING, Ironton, N.J. is in turmoil following an explosion that levels parts of two downtown blocks. Detective Frank Nagler is recalled from medical leave to lead an investigation into the bombing. What he … Continue reading

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‘Writes of Passage’ anthology a 2022 award winner

The Greater Lehigh Valley Writer’s Group has received word that  the 2021 Anthology “Writes of Passage”  was awarded First Place in the 2022 Bookfest contest. I was honored to have my short story, “Danny’s B-29” selected for the anthology. It’s … Continue reading

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More of the sloppy wonderful this

We need more flashmobs playing Beethoven’s Ninth More football fields filled with drummers playing  We will rock you More Irish step dancers taking over airports, brass bands slamming Sousa More unseen choruses sneaking into shopping malls to sing the Halleluiah … Continue reading

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Ten things about old hands

1 Childhood fingers in forgiving sand, Wet handfuls slither through watery gaps leaving muddy puddled palms. Your finger stirs the glitter,  eyes afire. 2 Harvest hands, thick with seeds and soil. Pluck the beans, shuck the corn; Hoe blistered, sweat … Continue reading

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5 stars for Frank. Thanks, readers

With DRAGONY RISING, the fifth Frank Nagler Mystery on the way, there’s still; time to catch up on the best selling, award winning series. Here’s some reviews from appreciated readers. Thanks one and all for reading the books, and for … Continue reading

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This is you

This is you. Your touch, fingers like wind through my hair. A curling smile, eyes as deep as hope Offer a trail Into a heart divided by love and desertion; Does the coming hurt more than the leaving? Is one … Continue reading

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Join us in Newton, N.J. Saturday, June 23

I’m thrilled to be among the authors at Tractor Supply, on Hampton House Road, Newton, NJ from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 23. We are part of a vendors expo. Thanks to author Eleanor Wagner for arranging this … Continue reading

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Nagler 6: Introducing Annie

Work in Progress, Book Six in the Frank Nagler mystery series, so far titled NAGLER’S  SECRET, will have a new role for Annie, the young, silent girl whose mystery was central to the third book in the series, THE WEIGHT … Continue reading

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The Last Thing You’re Never Supposed to do on the Internet: Part 2

A quick story with a little mystery. Part 2: Jack finds out who sent him photos of the green door and what’s behind it. The dream at 2 a.m. It was May, senior year. The trees had just filled out … Continue reading

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The Last Thing You’re Never Supposed to do on the Internet: Part One

A few weeks ago, someone using a computer in the Caribbean resort island Sint Martin, dug out a post from my website archive about the fight between the  Phillipsburg, N.J. town council and the town library. That prompted the thought … Continue reading

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