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Howard Newton explains political corruption in ‘The Swamps of Jersey’

Howard Newton in my mystery, 2014’s “The Swamps of Jersey.” understood exactly what’s going on in Washington, D.C. these days. Newton is a former mayor of Ironton, N.J. He’s an old style ward heeler,  favor collector and dispenser of the … Continue reading

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Talking Frank Nagler at Hackettstown Free Public Library

Thanks to Nicole Dow of the Hackettstown Free Public Library for the opportunity to read from and discuss the Frank Nagler mystery series.  We discussed how Frank and his hometown of Ironton,. N.J. are linked, and how his love for … Continue reading

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Big week: Radio and library visits

I will be a guest on the Georjean Trinkle’s Internet radio show “Hot in Hunterdon” from 4 to 5 p.m. Monday, Dec. 12. Here is her announcement: “Award winning writer….now award winning book….so pleased to have Michael Stephen Daigle on … Continue reading

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‘A Game Called Dead:’ The rape of Student A

Compelling back stories are a part of the Frank Nagler series of mysteries.  In “The Swamps of Jersey” it is the “swamp” of political corruption that leads to murder. In “A Game Called Dead,” one back story is the laisse-faire … Continue reading

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“Swamps of New Jersey” Chapter 1. Version 2 or so

New Draft Chapter 1 of “Swamps of New Jersey.” Rewriting the story, page by page. Chapter 1 He had not seen the sky for days. He had not seen the sun nor had dry shoes nor walked outside without a … Continue reading

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