Be sure to read Lesa Holstine’s fabulous blog, Lesa’s Book Critiques, for my guest post and a special announcement about BLOOD’S ECHO and PHOENIX BURNING, the first two books in the award-winning Det. Cruz mystery/thriller series!
Check out the annual Tucson Festival of Books! One of the largest literary conferences in the United States, TFOB is a must for fans, readers, authors, and anyone else who loves books. I will participate in several author panels at the festival. Click the “More info” link below for details. Hope to see you there!
Please join me for the official launch party for DEATH BLOW, book three in the Detective Cruz mystery/thriller series! As usual, there will be cake, giveaways, a live interview, fun interactive Q&A with prizes for the best answers from the audience, and inside scoop galore! (And did I mention cake?) You can pre-order your copy using the link to the Poisoned Pen bookstore (it’s below the date and time).
Please come by for a fun and interactive presentation!
Looking forward to seeing everyone for a lively, interactive talk and book signing for the third book in Detective Cruz mystery/thriller series (set in Phoenix). Books will be available for purchase by Barnes & Noble.
Please join me for a very special joint appearance with New York Times bestselling author J.A. Jance! Two authors who love a good laugh, authentic Mexican food, and cop stories with grit and heart…you won’t want to miss this one! Mostly Books will have books on hand for sale.
Join me for a special speaking event for seniors at SAGES (Senior Adult Growth and Enrichment Society) in the heart of Phoenix.
Check out the popular Dru’s Book Musings blog for a special guest post: A DAY IN THE LIFE OF DET. VERANDA CRUZ. Of course, the average day for a Phoenix Homicide detective is not an ordinary day at all…
Leave a comment for a chance to win a free copy of PHOENIX BURNING, book 2 in the Det. Cruz mystery/thriller series set in Phoenix. Giveaway ends December 31, 2018.
Please join me at the Phoenix Chapter of the Brandeis National Committee for a speaking and signing event. There will be giveaways, lively Q&A, and lots of fun interaction.
20th Annual International Latino Book Awards Ceremony to be held in Los Angeles announcing the winner of the Mariposa Award for Best First Novel.
Mesa Public Libraries Author of the Month for May. Come by and say hi!
- Saturday, May 5, 2:00 – 4:00 PM, Lobby, main library
- Saturday, May 19, 1:00 – 3:00 PM, Lobby, Dobson Ranch branch
- Saturday, May 26, 1:00 – 3:00 PM, Lobby, Red Mountain branch
MYSTERY SCENE MAGAZINE, edition 154.
Author Betty Webb reviews Phoenix Burning with her author spotlight featuring an article describing my experiences as a female police officer. Read about the good, the bad, and the ugly in this prestigious publication. Includes photographs!
Available for purchase at your local bookstore (magazine section), or digitally at their website (link above).
I will have a booth with books available.
I will be speaking and signing with a lively, interactive presentation. Mostly Books bookstore will be selling copies of Blood’s Echo and Phoenix Burning at this event.
Special talk and book signing. All mystery lovers welcome!