Sunday, April 9, 2017

So which type of murder mystery is your poison?

So just how many types of mysteries are there?

I figured this would be a good exercise to get a handle on the subgenres to this popular reading pastime.  My estimate was initially maybe six. Okay, perhaps eight.  So my surprise was how many I did find.  I started thinking, keep looking and you’ll find more.

Here is the list of mystery subgenres. Did I miss anything?

Cozy
Police Procedural
Private Investigator
Historical
Legal/Courtroom
Psychological Suspense
Romantic Suspense
Caper/Heist
Crime
Urban Fantasy
Steampunk
Paranormal/Supernatural
Hardboiled
Soft-boiled
Classic
Suspense
Thriller
True Crime
Whodunit
Amateur Detective
Bumbling Detective/Comic
Child in Jeopardy
Culinary
Medical/Doctor
Animal
Handicapped
Noir
Tart noir
Locked room/Puzzle
Techno Thriller
Third world
Pastiche
Young Adult
Amish
Forensic
Espionage
Private Eye
Science Fiction
Woman in Jeopardy
Dark Thriller
Dark Cozy
Inverted
Motive

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Countdown Continues to Release Day

Yeppers, I am EXCITED about the upcoming release of The Fortune Teller's Secret, Book 2 of A Cavendish Brown Paranormal Mystery.  You can now pre-order the book and be ready to rock-n-roll on release date.


Maybe you're saying, "Sorry, dude.  Didn't read the first one. Will be too confusing."  Here is more good news. Book 1, The Witch's Daughter, is available for only 99 cents. WOO-HOO!  This price is only available until March 18 so ACT NOW.  (Sorry, I am shouting again. Blushes.)



Coming March 13 will be blog tour hosted by Silver Dagger Book Tours. Stay tuned for more info.

Here is a quick wrap-up of where to get the books.

The Witch's Daughter from Kobo Books for 99 cents

The Witch's Daughter from Smashwords for 99 cents

The Witch's Daughter from Amazon for 99 cents

The Fortune Teller's Secret (Pre-order) from Kobo Books

The Fortune Teller's Secret (Pre-order) from Smashwords

The Fortune Teller's Secret (Pre-order) from Amazon