Author Archives: AnnetteDrake

About AnnetteDrake

Annette Drake is a multi-genre author whose work is character-driven and celebrates the law of unintended consequences. She makes her home in Washington state. A member of the Romance Writers of America, she loves ferry rides, basset hounds and bakeries. She does not camp.

No Way Home

I welcome author Annette Dashofy back to my website to talk about her newest release, No Way Home. Welcome, Annette! To begin with, I love your cover! My family and I once owned a 1968 Oasis travel trailer that looked … Continue reading

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Fatality by Firelight

Mystery author Lynn Cahoon visits today to discuss her newest release, Fatality by Firelight. Welcome, Lynn! Why do you write cozy mysteries? I love telling stories with a large cast of characters who interact with each other and can keep … Continue reading

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The Drawing Game

Author Deirdre Verne visits my pages today to share news of her most recent release, The Drawing Game. She is also the author of Drawing Conclusions and Drawing Blood. Deirdre’s interest in green living inspired her to create an off-the-grid … Continue reading

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Death in Advertising

Laura Bradford celebrates the release of her newest cozy mystery, Death in Advertising. She is the national bestselling author of the Amish Mysteries, the Jenkins & Burns Mysteries, and the Southern Sewing Circle Mysteries (written as Elizabeth Lynn Casey). Laura … Continue reading

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Bring it, mountain

Yesterday, I attended a writing seminar near Seattle. An editor from Harlequin, Susan Litman, spent most of a day telling authors how Harlequin could help them become hybrid superstars, which is to say writers who both self-publish their works, as … Continue reading

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The Blessed Event

Today I welcome author Frankie Bow to share news of her most recent release, The Blessed Event. Welcome, Frankie! More about The Blessed Event: “You may wonder what my least-favorite student was doing in my living room. In a twist … Continue reading

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Blame Dad

I blame my dad. I blame him for a lot of things, most of them not really his fault. But for this one thing, I blame him. Once again, I am unemployed. No, I wasn’t fired. I left voluntarily. Really, … Continue reading

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The Seven Course Christmas Killer

Rosie Genova, author of the Italian Kitchen Mysteries, serves up a new dish this week with the release of her e-book holiday novella, The Seven Course Christmas Killer: A Holiday Novella from the Italian Kitchen. More about The Seven Course … Continue reading

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Geronimo!

Sometimes, you gotta leap. I did that today. I set up the pre-order for the first of the Celebration House Trilogy novels – Building Celebration House. The book will publish on March 1st. Is it done? No. Then why on … Continue reading

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Crime and Catnip

Today I interview author T. C. LoTempio about her newest installment in her Nick and Nora cozy mystery series, Crime and Catnip. Welcome! Why do you write cozy mysteries? I’ve always loved mysteries ever since I read my first Nancy … Continue reading

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