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Donis Casey – Bianca Dangereuse series

It was a joy to talk to Donis Casey about The Wrong Girl, the first in her new mystery series, The Adventures of Bianca Dangereuse. It is a spin-off from her famous Alafair Tucker series, a crime solving farm wife and mother. Set in set in Boynton, Oklahoma the series has an old-fashioned appeal that has carried through ten books. …

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Peter Riva

Simply put — I love this book! Kidnapped on Safara by Peter Riva has so many things going for it. First, it is set in Africa. And I love books about Africa. Then it starts with a map. I love books that start with maps. And then, joy of joys, bwana is used in conversation. Before I talk about the characters …

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Martha Grimes – MWA Grand Master

== It was such an honor to speak to Martha during the celebration of Joy on Paper’s 5th Anniversary == Wow! What a way to kick off the month long celebration of the 5th Anniversary of Joy on Paper! I was so excited that Martha Grimes, the brilliant author of the Richard Jury series, joined me to celebrate. The first …

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Three Poets – LL Barkat, JS Lamb, Kim Dower

Celebrating poetry with LL Barkat, JS “Jim” Lamb, and Kim Dower — they each read a few of their poems and talk about their love of poetry — and the joy of even one little word…. 1st Segment with LL Barkat   2nd Segment with J.S. Lamb 3rd Segment with Kim Dower   What a wonderful way to celebrated Valentine’s Day …

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Five Years of Incredible Joy

Wow! The 5th Anniversary of Joy on Paper is a time to look back and to thank all the amazing guests who have joined me to celebrate the joy of writing and reading. I am forever grateful to the 9 Mystery Writer of America Grand Masters, the Poet Laureate of the United States, over 200 New York Times Best Selling …

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STEPHEN B. ALLEN

Tales From The Lands Of Arlington Green is a collection of often humorous and always exciting historical fantasy adventures. Stephen B. Allen’s The Road To Nowhere Leads Everywhere is the first volume in the series. Set in the Middle Ages, Arlington Green is a land similar to England. As a Teller-of-Tales ,  a young man named Dylan, takes us on …

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RICHARD BACH – Jonathan Livingston Seagull

Sometimes it is a the authors that I don’t interview who mean so much to me. Richard Bach is one of those authors. Every New Year’s Day I take a walk on the beach at dawn. I love it when the beach is empty and for a few blessed minutes I am one with the world. One with the birds. …

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Glenn L. Erickson – Android Love

It was so much fun to talk to Glenn L. Erickson about his newest book. I really enjoy ‘speculative’ fiction — and Android Love is a fascinating peek into the future. Into a world where Androids become more — dare I say – human. What will that mean for all of us? Glenn tackles this question and more with humor and …

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