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Basset Hound

by Lorie Lewis Ham


If you are a dog lover who loves mysteries, Ears For Murder by Sue Owens Wright is the perfect book for you! It is the fifth book in her series, featuring writer Elsie “Beanie” MacBean and her Basset Hound Cruiser.

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by Lorie Lewis Ham &
Terell Byrd



Sacramento mystery author Sue Owens Wright talks with Lorie about her writing, her books and her love for Basset Hounds, and Terell Byrd reviews Sue’s latest book Embarking On Murder. At the end of this post is a chance to win a copy of this book.

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by Sue Owens Wright



Mystery author Sue Owens Wright’s Basset Hound character Cruiser, shares a little of his perspective on solving mysteries in this original short story.

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by Sue Owens Wright


After Roscoe’s family moved, they had no room for their 10-year-old Basset Hound. Luckily for him, Susan Nickleson opened her heart and home to the aging hound. Roscoe, who when she adopted him weighed 103 pounds (no wonder they had no room for him!), is now in great shape at 79 pounds.

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