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Meg Mims

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Award-winning author Meg Mims writes historical mysteries - westerns, Edwardian, and cozy contemporaries, plus romance novellas set during the holidays.

Meg is one half of the writing team D.E. Ireland along with another award-winning author, Sharon Pisacreta, for the Eliza Doolittle & Henry Higgins mystery series. Book 1, WOULDN'T IT BE DEADLY, was an Agatha Award finalist for Best Historical Mystery of 2014. Book 2, MOVE YOUR BLOOMING CORPSE, begins at Ascot Racecourse. Book 3, GET ME TO THE GRAVE ON TIME will be out in fall of 2016..

Meg is thrilled to debut a cozy mystery series set in Southeast Michigan for Kensington Books, coming in 2017. Writing as MEG MACY, the series will feature a teddy bear shop and factory - book one is BEARL
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Meg Mims I live a pretty boring life! But I do listen to any stories that catch my ear when chatting with extended family and friends. Sometimes truth is…moreI live a pretty boring life! But I do listen to any stories that catch my ear when chatting with extended family and friends. Sometimes truth is better than fiction - and I do add little details I've heard into subplots. Changing the names to protect the innocent, of course.(less)
Meg Mims That's a tough Q! Since I can never choose ONE, I have to go with Darcy and Elizabeth from Pride & Prejudice (two great characters, who both had…moreThat's a tough Q! Since I can never choose ONE, I have to go with Darcy and Elizabeth from Pride & Prejudice (two great characters, who both had to change their opinions and learn to love), and also Aragorn and Arwen from Tolkien's LOTR, who faced terrible odds (Aragorn) and terrible consequences (Arwen) in achieving love and a future together.(less)
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It's been two weeks since National Teddy Bear Day, and the "shamelessly adorable" cover reveal for Bearly Departed! My editor and her assistant did a wonderful job. In case you missed it,click this link to the videoto watch on Facebook.So how would you find out yourBEAROSCOPE?First, choose a bear featured on the cover here -- and then leave a comment below with your name and the bear. Then we w... Read more of this blog post »
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Kris Neri Good to connect here, Meg. Always great to meet another author, especially from the other side of the world.

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Mary McCoy-Dressel Hi, Meg, Thanks for accepting!


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Meg Mims Savannah wrote: "Meg,thank you for the friendship."

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