Books and Short Stories



The Temple of Blue Light (A Twenties LA short story) (The Twenties LA Mystery Series)

(short story) Reporter Marnie Frederickson’s restless spirit has her exploring the exotic religions of 1921 LA. But even there, death follows her. A young woman searching for enlightenment is murdered. Will Marnie figure out who did it before the killer strikes again?    Kindle edition available at



Death of a Producer (The Twenties LA Mystery Series Book 1)

When a motion pictures producer is shot dead at a drinking party, the police think the case is open-and-shut. Former Great War nurse and newly-minted crime reporter Marnie Frederickson isn’t so sure. To keep her job, she must fight her own editor, a clever killer, and her own haunting memories.

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