What Makes a Great Book?

Essentially, a great book is one that grabs you on the first page and doesn’t let go, not even at the end, because you walk around thinking about it for the next couple of days. A great book also is written with beautiful language. The author knows how to play with words to create sensationsContinue reading “What Makes a Great Book?”

Solving Mysteries at the Library

I spent yesterday afternoon hanging out with the reference librarian at Haverford Township Free Library in Pennsylvania. Although spending time at a library is not a new experience, this was a special event. As a member of Sisters in Crime, an organization that promotes writers and readers of quality crime fiction, I participated in thisContinue reading “Solving Mysteries at the Library”