A Conversation with Canada’s Premier Noir Crime Author, Dietrich Kalteis

Welcome everyone and thank you for joining me in this highly anticipated conversation with one of Canada’s premier noir crime writers, Dietrich Kalteis. If you enjoy fast-paced, raw, unadulterated, thrill a minute violent crime novels then this award winning author will give you everything you crave and then some. His …

A conversation with award winning Canadian author, Alan Bradley

Entering the library the murmur of amiable voices greets you and immediately you sense you’re among friends. You bask in the amber glow of the coals on the hearth as rays of the late afternoon sun seep through ancient leaded glass windows. You are enclosed by polished mahogany lined walls …

A Conversation with Award Winning Author Terry Shames

Welcome to a conversation with the award winning author of the Samuel Craddock mysteries. Terry Shames is the author of A Killing at Cotton Hill, Last Death of Jack Harbin, Dead Broke in Jarrett Creek, A Deadly Affair at Bobtail Ridge, The necessary Murder of Nonie Blake, An Unsettling Crime …

An Interview with Brendan Dubois

Brendan DuBois is the award winning author of twenty-two novels and more than 160 short stories. His short stories have three times won him the Shamus Award from the Private Eye Writers of America and have also earned him three Edgar Award nominations. He is the author of the Lewis …

An Interview with Carola Dunn, author

Although Carola Dunn has lived in the US for 50 years, most of her 60+ books are set in her native England. The twenty-three Daisy Dalrymple mysteries take place in the 1920s and the Cornish mysteries around 1970. Carola’s books have been translated into Norwegian, Polish, Hungarian, French, German, Spanish, …

An interview with bestselling author Bruce R. Coffin

Bruce Robert Coffin is the bestselling author of the Detective Byron mystery series and former detective sergeant with more than twenty-seven years in law enforcement. At the time of his retirement from the Portland, Maine police department he supervised all homicide and violent crime investigations for Maine’s largest city. Following …

An Interview with Shawn Reilly Simmons Author of The Red Carpet Catering Mysteries

Shawn Reilly Simmons is the author of The Red Carpet Catering mysteries featuring Penelope Sutherland, an on-set movie caterer. Welcome Shawn and thank you for taking time from your very busy schedule to visit with us. James:                  How long have you been writing? Shawn:                 I’ve wanted to be a …

An Interview with Kathi Daley, USA Today Best Selling Author of 9 Mystery Series

James:                          How long have you been writing? Kathi:                           About 5 years. James:                          What motivated you to become a writer? Kathi:                          It was really just a fluke. I had an idea for a book, I decided to jot it …

An Interview With Timothy Hallinan: Edgar, Macavity, and Shamus Awards Nominee and Lefty Recipient

James:                  How long have you been writing? Timothy:              I started writing terrible short stories when I was in my teens. In ninth grade I had a profoundly beautiful and very young English teacher named Miss Reid, and I wrote her an epic love poem, my first and last attempt …

An Interview With U.S. Today Best-Selling Author Lea Wait

James: How long have you been writing? Lea: Most of my life. For many years I supported my family writing corporate nonfiction. When I was in my forties I began focusing on fiction, and have now been writing fiction full-time for about twenty years. James: What motivated you to become …