Everything from psychological suspense to cozies. When Michele was 3 years old, she taught herself to read because she wanted to write stories so badly. As you can imagine, writing has been a … Read More about Bestselling, Award-Winning Mystery Author
The Secret Diary of Helen Blackstone
Hi, I’m Michele. I’m so glad you stopped by!
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A dead husband. A pregnant wife. A poisoned Christmas gift. Can Charlie discover the grinch who stole Christmas?
Now available to preorder! Release date Jan 25, 2022. What do you get an you combine an estranged family, a blizzard, a haunted house … and murder? The world’s WORST family gathering ever.
Book 4 in the Secrets of Redemption series! It started so innocently. Charlie only stopped in this charming, wholesome town because she was lost. But things are never as they seem in Redemption …
Let me begin by saying I have no idea who Florence is. This was another Christmas cookie tradition, along with the Merry Christmas Butter Cookies, Mom would also make pecan fingers. Mom didn’t have much of a sweet tooth, and these cookies aren’t as sweet as other Christmas cookies, so they might be a good […]
My mother would have been delighted with this blog post. Three of her favorite things in life were: Mystery books Baking Christmas She was an avid reader of all things mystery, but she vastly preferred cozy mysteries over the psychological thrillers I was writing at the time. (Although to her credit, and much to my […]
It’s here! Ice Cold Murder, which is Book 2 in the brand new Charlie Kingsley Mystery series! Check it out: It’s on preorder and set for a Jan 25, 2022 release. Here’s a sneak peek at the description: When Charlie agrees to accompany her friend Claire to her late grandmother’s reading of the will, she assumes […]
2020 Voice Award–January LaVoy, who narrated the Secrets of Redemption series, won a 2020 Voice Arts Awards Best Mystery Audiobook Narration for her work on It Began With a Lie.
2020 PRG Reviewers’ Choice Award for Best Book–The Summoning
2018 PRG Reviewer’s Choice Award for Best Book–It Began With a Lie
2018 PRG Reviewers’ Choice Winner for Best Book Series (Second Place)