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Heather Ames has led a nomadic life in five countries and seven states. She was born in England and traveled extensively in Europe before moving to the US.. She has two adult children and currently lives in Portland, Oregon. Heather just left behind a long career in healthcare to become a full-time writer. Plans include more books in the "Indelible" series, the launch of two more mystery/suspense series and other stand-alone psychological suspense and romance novels.

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Heather Ames No; there's enough horror in this world already without producing more for the shock value. We're traumatized enough on a daily basis.
Heather Ames For the book club: "One Good Turn" by Kate Atkinson, "Year of Wonders" by Geraldine Brooks, and "The Last Day of Night" By Graham More. I'm also windi…moreFor the book club: "One Good Turn" by Kate Atkinson, "Year of Wonders" by Geraldine Brooks, and "The Last Day of Night" By Graham More. I'm also winding up "W is for Wasted" by Sue Grafton, which has been beside my bed way too long, and "The Bone Chamber" by Robin Burcell, which has been lurking in the same location. They're both 3/4 finished. Then I can get to "An Obvious Fact" by Craig Johnson, and "I Love a Cop" by Ellen Kirschman, both of which I'm eager to read.(less)
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All That Glitters

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Life after Swift Retribution

Three books published in one year. Not an event I want to repeat anytime soon. My office still looks like something volatile dropped inside it. But I'm working on cleaning and reorganization, or maybe just organization after a year when I moved, had rights returned to me on two books while working on the next book in my current series, and arrived in a new town, where I joined a new-to-me writers' Read more of this blog post »
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I bought this book years ago at a signing, but never read it. I loved the first one, thought the second was okay, but never liked school stories. I watched the adapted story on TV, liked it, so decided to finally read the book. I grew up in England. ...more
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I read the first book in this series, but my own writing and the large to-be-read pile in my living room kept me from the next three. Ah, Rick Cahill! Surely one of the most tortured and hounded PIs around. Still a complete outcast who asks too many ...more
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