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Douglas Quinn

by Lorie Lewis Ham



This week we are interviewing author Douglas Quinn, who has written mysteries, and a fun new children’s series, the first book of which is called The Undercover Beagle: The Egg Thief. The Egg Thief is an adorable book which is illustrated by Donna Higgins Collins. Details on how to win a copy of The Egg Thief at the end of this post.

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by Cynthia Chow
& The authors of 4 Of A Kind



Poker is a game that revolves around skill, guile, and perhaps most of all, luck. In these four novella-length stories all play a factor in influencing the fate of their main characters, many of whom are often as deceptive as their opponents. While the successfulness of their heroes may vary, all the stories share a noir tone and enough twists and turns to surprise the canniest of mystery readers.

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