Don’t Forget Your Friends

Need a last minute gift for a book-lover friend? Don’t forget SIGNED copies of each of the Deception books and the Little Dee7 book at the following local businesses near you.

At Mockingbird Coffee, Jane, MO






At Grumpy’s Peace, Love, and Coffee, in Gravette, AR,

Also at MONAH (Museum of Native American History) Bentonville, AR


Books now available at Mockingbird Coffee

Along with the spring daffodils, my books are popping up all over!
Have you been over to Mockingbird Coffee in Jane, MO? Stop by for a cup of coffee and a treat. And while you’re there…
CHECK OUT THE DISPLAY AT MOCKINGBIRD COFFEE IN JANE, MO. (Just past the Booneslick Lodge.) You’ll find my children’s books, “Little Dee 7” (and a bell to play) and “The Spirit Tree Deceptions” mystery books. Signed copies available at the Mockingbird Coffee Shop. Stop by soon before the books disappear!

Exciting Announcement

Look HERE! It’s Leap Year February 29th, and I’m Leaping with Excitement. I can’t wait any longer to share with you. Signed copies of my latest novel, ” The Spirit Tree Deceptions” are now available in the gift shop at the Museum of Native American History. This is such an honor to have my book accepted at MONAH. Stop by, visit the museum. It’s a wonderful place. And pick up a copy of the book for yourself or a friend. A portion of the proceeds go to MONAH.Gail

On a cold winter’s night….

Baby— it’s Cold Outside! Time to snuggle up with a good mystery and a cup of something warm.
Check out one of my “Deception” novels – The most recent being “The Spirit Tree Deceptions,” about a Native American woman who was kidnapped and disappeared. What happened and how she won her freedom is a great story for a cold winter’s night! Find it on Amazon .com or send me a message. I’ll get it to you!


Love those reviews!

Thank you to those of you who have posted a review on Writers always appreciate comments by their readers. Your reviews validate our hours of research, thought, dedication, and just plain hard work.

If you’d like to add your comments, go to and find my name and/or book title and click on the stars for reviews. Add your thoughts. It always brightens my day to know another person has read my novel!


Pictures from The Meet & Greet in Minnesota

The Meet and Greet and book signing for The Spirit Tree Deceptions  in Minnesota on December 23rd was a success and so much fun!



My Nephew and his wife Nick & Shelly

Good friends Jayne Braun & Karen  Carlson

Former student Wendy Breeden

Former neighbors and a good friend of our son’s Tim Madson and his wife Becky.

My “Team” of teachers from Oak View Middle School

L-R:Brian Krebsbach, me, Olivia Bastian, Tanya Kraemer Schaper, Bill Ambrose

And so many more that I didn’t get time to include in pictures!

THANKS TO ALL WHO CAME. We truly appreciate your friendship and love!