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by Doward Wilson
& Terry Ambrose

Meet Rick Atwood and his precious ten-year-old daughter, Alex. When a woman’s body is found on the beach near their Seaside Cove Bed & Breakfast, Rick is determined to keep Alex away from the murder due to her curious nature.


by Deborah Harter Williams

As we consider Father’s Day, it is obvious the role that fathers have played in a staple of television comedy: Father Knows Best, The Courtship of Eddie’s Father, Parenthood, Modern Family. But they are also integral to many a plot twist and emotional conflict driving drama as well, particularly in the crime and spy genre.


by Sandra Murphy
& Lorie Lewis Ham

As we continue to celebrate Father’s Day we decided to pick a mystery writer who is a father to feature in today’s issue. This week at KRL we are reviewing John Gilstrap’s latest mystery novel Damage Control, interviewing him & giving away a copy of the book–details at the end of this article.


by Leslie Ann Budewitz

In honor of Father’s Day enjoy a mystery short story by Leslie Ann Budewitz featuring a father. The End Of The Line was first published in Aflred Hitchcock’s Mystery Magazine in 2006. This one is a little longer than we usually publish, but was too good to pass up! Enjoy!


by Christopher Lewis

Father’s Day is a hard day for many people. It’s a day set aside to honor fathers, but the reality is that many of us don’t feel like honoring our fathers. Why? Because many of us have not been given a very good image of fatherhood. For many, the term “father” refers to a man who abandoned us when we were small. For others, it brings to mind an angry man who beat us or a perverse one who abused us.


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