Writer’s Day

I spent the entire day today at an 8 hour writer’s workshop that was part of the Virginia Highland’s Festival in Abington, VA. There were great, informative speakers: award winning authors who shared their knowledge on how to create warm, memorable characters and stories. They also generously shared information on how to navigate the pitfalls …

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Gun For Hire – Excerpt

The third book in the Circle-D Saga – GUN FOR HIRE – follows the story of gunslinger Cody Jarvis in Wyoming of the late 1884 until 1898. I’ve just begun writing my latest saga story. I’ll be incorporating his relationship with Maggie Dunlap and her husband James that we learned of through Maggie’s diary accounts …

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Meadowood Mystery Sale!

Special Weekend Sale for Meadowood Mystery Series! June 27-29th both E-books for Scarecrows & Corpses plus Reunion with Death are only $1.99 each – on sale with Amazon.com Look for the sale ad listed with Fussy Librarian email subscriptions too. Great buy and great time to enjoy the Meadowood series.Don’t miss this great buy! Books …

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Reunion with Death Available

I’m so excited! Today I received my first box of printed books from Amazon of “REUNION WITH DEATH” – A Meadowood Mystery. They look great. I’m very pleased with the appearance of the cover and details. I’ll be donating one to our local library as is my custom – they have my entire collection of …

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Reunion with Death Completion

Reunion with Death is close to completion – I’m wrapping up the big climax and reveal ending where the murderer is caught and all those curious questions are answered! Soon my book will be ready to be reviewed by helpful beta readers, editor and then onward to the publisher! I’m excited to finish this episode …

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Cover Number Three

I’m still working on creating my own graphic arts and cover design – in between trying to write and actually finish the novel Reunion with Death! The problem with doing your own cover design, I have discovered, is that you can find a great photo to represent your story idea, but the size might not …

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Book Covers

I think I have decided that choosing a book cover for a new novel is alot like choosing the perfect pair of shoes – you have to try on a good many before finding the perfect fit. So I am exploring my artistic endeavors with fonts and images and creating a new book cover for …

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Sneak Peek

Check out the cover design for my next Meadowood Mystery. Book 2 in the series takes place at a 15-year high school class reunion; murder and mayhem are unwanted guests in REUNION WITH DEATH. Watch for the release date coming soon – summer 2021.

Nancy M. Wade