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Peg Cochran

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Mystery writing lets Peg indulge her curiosity under the guise of “work” (aka research). She put pen to paper at age seven when she wrote plays and forced her cousins to perform them at Christmas dinner. She switched to mysteries when she discovered the perfect hiding place for a body down the street from her house.

When she’s not writing, she spends her time reading, cooking, spoiling her granddaughter and checking her books' stats on Amazon.

A former Jersey girl, Peg now resides in Michigan. She is the author of the Open Book Series (written as Margaret Loudon), the Murder, She Reported series, the Cranberry Cove Series, the Farmer’s Daughter series, the Gourmet De-Lite series, the Lucille series, and the Sweet Nothings Lingerie series (wr
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Peg Cochran Hi Jenni, sadly the Gourmet De-Lite series was not renewed however I'm thinking of putting out an e-book at some point to wind up the loose ends! Than…moreHi Jenni, sadly the Gourmet De-Lite series was not renewed however I'm thinking of putting out an e-book at some point to wind up the loose ends! Thanks for writing!(less)
Peg Cochran Hi Peggy, We have two things in common--our name and our state. I was born in NJ but have lived in Grand Rapids, MI for the last 13 years! Setting the…moreHi Peggy, We have two things in common--our name and our state. I was born in NJ but have lived in Grand Rapids, MI for the last 13 years! Setting the books in Michigan gives me an excuse to go sightseeing!
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I don’t know about you, but I’m somewhat fascinated by the royal family—particularly the younger generation. Not in an obsessive must-read-everything-about-them kind of way but I enjoy seeing pictures of Kate in her evening gowns and Meghan holding little Archie. I read about them while waiting in line at the grocery store where you can peruse the tabloids to pass the time.

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Peg Cochran added a status update: It's out! I'm thrilled that A Fatal Footnote, book #2 in my Open Book Series written as Margaret Loudon, has hit the shelves. When the duke of Chumley's ex-girlfriend is found dead at his wedding, Penelope once again finds herself up to her neck in intrigue and murder!
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Very interesting although I wouldn't call it a suspense or thriller exactly. But there is a twist. And then a twist to the twist! I enjoyed it. ...more
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Wow, there were a lot of twists and turns in this. I galloped through it. Really enjoyed it!
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I really enjoyed this peek into the life of Princess Margaret and her fictional lady-in-waiting. It was great fun, a light read with a bit of history and a touch of romance.
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“You keep stumbling over bodies like this and I'm gonna start wondering, you know? (Lucille's local police detective)”
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“was going to have a fit. Too bad. The shop was locked, so nothing was going to happen to it.”
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“Go on in,” the desk sergeant called to Lucille.”
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Beth Hi Peg,
Thanks for sending a Goodreads friend request to this fellow mystery author!


Maureen Mullis Hi Peg! Thank you for inviting a fellow author into your circle of friends here on Goodreads. I hope you'll add my novels What Would Nancy Do?, In the Company of Women, The Christmas to Remember and Finding Normal to your to-read list. I look forward to reading your book reviews and recommendations. Happy reading!


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Kris Neri Thanks for friending this mystery & paranormal author, Peg. We've liked some of the same authors, so I'm looking forward to reading your reviews.

Kris

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