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Colleen Collins

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Colleen Collins is an award-winning author who’s written several dozen novels for Harlequin and Dorchester, including two indie-published mysteries, The Ungrateful Dead and its sequel, The Zen Man, as well as three nonfiction indie books, Secrets of a Real-Life Female Private Eye, How Do Private Eyes Do That? and How to Write a Dick: A Guide for Writing Fictional Sleuths from a Couple of Real-Life Sleuths (the latter co-authored with Shaun Kaufman).

Her nonfiction book A LAWYER'S PRIMER: FROM CRIMES TO COURTROOMS, co-authored with defense attorney Shaun Kaufman, will be released in June 2014. Her next novel, HEARTS IN VEGAS, a private-eye romance, is being released by Harlequin Superromance in July 2014.

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On Sale for $1.99 Through August 8:A LAWYER'S PRIMER FOR WRITERS: FROM CRIMES TO COURTROOMS-Written by a defense lawyer with 30 years experience in the criminal justice system and a bestselling author/P.I. Not only for writers, the book is also for fans of legal film/books, researchers & those curious about the world of legal eagles.



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Beth Hi Colleen,
Thanks for the friend request, and for befriending me in real-life, too!


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