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Sally Jo Pitts

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Lakewood, Ohio, The United States
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April 2014


Sally Jo writes what she likes to read--faith-based stories steeped in the mysteries of life and love that will inspire and encourage the reader.

She is a private investigator, licensed lie detection examiner, and retired guidance counselor bursting with ideas to share with readers in fiction world.

When she is not dreaming up things to investigate for her web blog and complicating her own life, she is searching out ways to complicate life for her fictional characters who are ultimately trying to discover God's purpose in their lives.

You are invited to visit the quaint fictional town of Hamilton Harbor in her first romance books, And Then Blooms Love and Stumbling Upon Romance. Look for book 3 in the series (Designed for Love) now available,
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Autumn Vindication

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Chicken from a Cozy Mystery

Investigating Food Used in Novels

This month I’m featuring a food scene used Cynthia Hickey’s cozy mystery, Deadly Neighbors.


 


Deadly Neighbors: Christian cozy mystery (A River Valley Christian Cozy Mystery Book 1) by [Cynthia Hickey]


Old high school boyfriend, Duane Steele, who dumped lead character Marsha Calloway has returned to River Valley. After Marsha’s mother invited Duane to dinner, Marsha is trying to deal with her unsettled emotions and cook chicken with hollandaise sauce.


“Look at me, Marsh

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Fishers of Menace is a clever name for a cute cozy mystery. A big money prize in a fishing tournament has the little town of Banford bustling with activity, including murder. When Cassie Bridgestone, who has just taken over her grandmother's business ...more
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