Local celebrated author Alan Cumyn and I will be presenting our books to adult learners and literacy groups at the Ottawa Carleton Distric School Board’s Continuing Education School, 440 Albert St., Room C210 on Tuesday, November 19 from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Linda Wiken, who writes for Berkley Prime Crime under the pseudonym Erika Chase, reviews My Sister’s Keeper and The Hard Fall, the first two releases in the Anna Sweet Mystery Series from Grass Roots Press: “These novellas are the perfect length for that wait at the dentist’s office, that short plane ride or just a […]
Durndurn will be publishing Cold Mourning early in 2014. This is the first in a police procedural series and is set in the frozen streets of Ottawa just before Christmas. Here is the first advance review: “Deeply atmospheric and tightly plotted, Cold Mourning is Chapman’s sharpest mystery yet. In Kala Stonechild we meet a damaged, […]
Anna Sweet, ex-cop turned waitress, is bar hopping her way across the U.S.A. But a middle-of-the-night phone call to Anna’s hotel room in Texas is about to end her life on the road. Her sister Cheri’s brakes failed, and she’s lying banged up in an Ottawa hospital. Cheri warns that unless Anna comes right home, […]
The Midwest Book Review calls Second Chances ‘an enticing read’: “With adulthood on the horizon, many teenaged women embrace the coming changes in their own ways. “Second Chances” is a coming of age drama, telling the story of Darlene as she faces a summer with her corruptive cousin Elizabeth, as they face the chaotic times […]