Saturday, November 2, 2019

Attention All Veterans: Available Discounts

The website,, lists hundreds of companies that offer discounts to veterans.The discounts range from $500 off certain automobiles to 10% off at certain fast food chains. Check it out.

Today's Featured Deal

Today is the day when my mystery thriller, Dead in the Water, is a featured deal on the website It is available at a discounted price of of just 99 cents.  But hurry, this is a limited time offer. Thanks.

Monday, October 21, 2019

BookBub Featured Deal

I just learned today that my novel, Dead in the Water, will soon be a featured deal on the website. Those of you familiar with the site know that is the premiere site for book recommendations.
More details to follow.

Saturday, October 19, 2019

The China Connection

My mystery novel, The China Connection is a fictional account of how the Chinese government might have been responsible for the United States’ opioid drug crisis. Turns out I was right. In the New York Times Sunday Magazine of October 20, 2019, there is an article entitled “The China Connection: One D.E.A. Agent Cracked a Global Fentanyl Ring.”
Sometimes fiction may be ahead of reality.

Saturday, June 15, 2019

Dead in the Water is on SALE

Just in time for summer at the beach (or in your own backyard), I have reduced the e-book price of my best-selling thriller, Dead in the Water, to $.99. (Kindle best seller 3/17). For the price of your daily newspaper, you can read a 250 page legal mystery. You will follow retired LAPD homicide detective, Lieutenant Mario Morales, as he investigates the case of a bride who disappeared on her honeymoon cruise in the Caribbean. What Morales discovers about Chinese drug-smuggling will  knock your socks off! has called Dead in the. Water “A heart-pounding read!”
The esteemed Kirkus Review has said Dead in the Water has “[A]n.exquisite atmosphere.”

If you like Dead in the Water, you’re sure to love A Reservation for Murder, the second book in the Lieutenant Morales mystery series. One reviewer has said of the book, “All reader expectations are met or exceeded.” Kirkus Reviews. It also is priced at only $.99.

Bottom line, you can have a whole summer’s worth of thrilling reading for just $1.98. For $4.99 you can also buy the e-book format of my latest thriller, The China Connection. For those of you who like the feel of a book in your hands the  paperback edition is just $8.49.

Thanks and “Happy Reading!”

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Mystery Lovers Bookshop

I just wanted to let everyone, especially those in Pittsburgh, know that my three Lt. Morales mysteries, Dead in the Water, A Reservation for Murder and The China Connection, are now available for purchase at the Mystery Lovers Bookshop in Oakmont, PA. It is an old-fashioned bookstore that will surely delight any mystery reader. Located at 514 Allegheny River Boulevard, it is a must see in Oakmont just across the railroad tracks from Hoffstot’s restaurant.

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Lieutenant Morales is on SALE

Just in time for Christmas, I have reduced the price of the three ebooks in the Lieutenant Morales mystery series. For just $0.99 each you can follow the adventures of Morales in "Dead in the Water" (a BookBub featured deal), "A Reservation for Murder," and my latest political thriller, "The China Connection."
Think about it: for just $2.97 you can own the entire trilogy! That's less than the cost of a Starbucks latte!
Just go to the following link for many hours of enjoyment: