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Joan Livingston is the author of novels for adults and young readers. She has completed four books so far in her mystery series featuring Isabel Long, a longtime journalist who becomes an amateur P.I.

The books are Chasing the Case, Redneck's Revenge, Checking the Traps and Killing the Story, published by Darkstroke Books.

An award-winning journalist, Joan started as a reporter covering the hilltowns of Western Massachusetts. She was an editor, columnist, and the managing editor of The Taos News, which won numerous state and national awards during her tenure. Currently, she is editor-in-chief of the Greenfield Recorder.

After eleven years in Northern New Mexico, Joan returned to rural Western Massachusetts, which is the setting of much of her
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Joan Livingston I once had a 25-year-old writer's block. But then again I was raising six kids. The block broke a bit when I became a reporter. Then when I become an …moreI once had a 25-year-old writer's block. But then again I was raising six kids. The block broke a bit when I became a reporter. Then when I become an editor, I started writing fiction. You can check out some of the books I published at Author.to/JoanLivingston. So far, so good.(less)
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Joan Livingston added a status update: Four books done in my Isabel Long Mystery Series. Now I am making solid progress on the fifth: Working the Beat. A young man's body was found the morning after a demotion derby. His death was ruled and accident. But his grandmother believes there was foul play. So she seeks out Isabel, whose speciality is solving cold cases in the sticks of Western Mass. to find out what really happened to him. Stay tuned.
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“There's writing and then there's the business of writing. Got the first one down. Still figuring on the second. How about you?”
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