Category Archives: Mystery Writers of America

‘A Game Called Dead’ : Harriet Waddley-Jones’ Me-Too moment

In the Frank Nagler Mysteries, there are victims of crimes who are “wrong-place, wrong-time” victims, characters who die blameless. Others carry deeper troubles, and in trying to purge those demons, deliberately act, and as a result, become targets of the … Continue reading

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‘The Weight of Living’ named a 2018 Notable 100 Book By Shelf Unbound

The third Frank Nagler Mystery, “The Weight of Living,” has been named a Notable 100 Book in the 2018 Shelf Unbound Indie Book Awards. Thanks to Shelf Unbound, and to the Imzadi Publishing gang, Janice Grove and Anita-Dugan Moore. Anita’s … Continue reading

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‘The Swamps of Jersey’ released as an audio book

Very excited to announce THE SWAMPS OF JERSEY is now available as an audio book at Amazon, Audible and iTunes. Thanks to Anita and Janice at Imzadi Publishing for their efforts. They show how much a small publishing house can … Continue reading

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‘The Weight of Living’ featured in Kirkus Reviews

The Kirkus Review of the third Frank Nagler book, “The Weight of Living” will be one of 35 Independent book reviews featured in the upcoming (March 15) issue of Kirkus Reviews magazine. The company says that fewer than 10 percent … Continue reading

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Voice actor veteran Lee Alan to read and produce audio book of ‘The Swamps of Jersey’

In another step to place the Frank Nagler books before readers, my publisher, Imzadi Publishing of Tulsa, has engaged a voice actor to read and produce an audio  book of THE SWAMPS OF JERSEY. The book will be read and … Continue reading

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Parsippany Library event March 1

I’ll be presenting  a session on writing and the Frank Nagler Mysteries at the Parsippany-Troy Hills Library on March 1. The event will run from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the library, 449 Halsey Road. Thanks to Kerri Jones for … Continue reading

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‘I want to remember touch and taste’; Scene from the WIP Frank Nagler prequel

In the Frank Nagler prequel, in progress, Frank and his wife Martha have to face her leukemia. It had been in remission. Here they face the fact that her condition might have changed.   “The neighborhood hummed with window fans … Continue reading

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Kirkus Review of ‘The Weight of Living’: ‘An involving thriller with a memorable protagonist’

From the positive KIRKUS REVIEW of the third Frank Nagler Mystery, “The Weight of Living.” The book was awarded a First Place for Mysteries in the Royal Dragonfly 2017 Book Award Contest.   “An involving thriller with a memorable protagonist.” … Continue reading

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5-start review for ‘Who Shot the Smart Guy at the Blackboard?”: ‘One of the best short stories I’ve read’

Found this 5-star review of my quick-hit short story, “Who Shot the Smart Guy at the Blackboard?” Thanks for reading the story  and taking the time to post the review.   5.0 out of 5 starsOne of the best short … Continue reading

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Hey, Ma! I’m on the TV

Here is an interview I did for “Breakfast with the Boss” on RVNT-TV in Mount Laurel.  Thanks to Herb Palmer for arranging the interview with Keith Reynolds.   https://radiovisionnetwork.sharefile.com/share/view/s162f41ba70f4f6d8   We spoke about my newspaper days and writing the Frank … Continue reading

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