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. . . turned to mystery writing after twenty years in corporate public relations, event management and publicity in Wisconsin. Murder on the Orient Espresso, her eighth Maggy Thorsen coffeehouse mystery, has been released in audio and the ninth, To the Last Drop, will be published in November by Severn House. The series has been optioned for development as a possible television series or film. 

Hit and Run is the third book in the Main Street Murder series, set in the popular vacation destination of North Carolina’s High Country. 

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What's the Story on TO THE LAST DROP
Posted on 11/2/2016

In this month's Southern Writers

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Farewell to a fabulous friend
Posted on 10/27/2016

Mystery icon Ed Gorman dies

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SE WI Festival of Books
Posted on 10/21/2016

November 4 & 5

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Posted on 10/18/2016

Central Coast Writers show off their stuff

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Central Coast Writers
Posted on 10/15/2016

Social Media Workshop

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PEO Sisterhood
Posted on 10/11/2016

"What Brought You Here?"

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Words and Wine
Posted on 10/8/2016

Benefit for Monterey County Free Libraries

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