LynDee Walker

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LynDee Walker is the Amazon Charts bestselling author of two crime fiction series featuring strong heroines and "twisty, absorbing" mysteries. Her first Nichelle Clarke crime thriller, FRONT PAGE FATALITY, was nominated for the Agatha Award for best first novel, and her second Faith McClellan novel, LEAVE NO STONE, was named a 2020 Thriller Award finalist. Reviews have praised her work as "well-crafted, compelling, and fast-paced," and "an edge-of-your-seat ride" with "a spider web of twists and turns that will keep you reading until the end."

Before she started writing fiction, LynDee was an award-winning journalist who covered everything from ribbon cuttings to high level police corruption, and worked closely with the various law enforceme
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LynDee Walker I am! Nichelle Clarke #7, DEADLY POLITICS, is currently in edits and due out this spring, then there will be a second Faith McClellan novel out in the…moreI am! Nichelle Clarke #7, DEADLY POLITICS, is currently in edits and due out this spring, then there will be a second Faith McClellan novel out in the fall, with Nichelle #8 slated for spring 2020. You can keep up with book news by signing up for the reader club emails at www.lyndeewalker.com if you haven't already, and if you haven't read the Nichelle novella FATAL FEATURES, thrillerfix.com is currently giving it away. Thanks for writing in—wishing you a 2019 of health, happiness, and great reading!(less)
LynDee Walker I have a few pair of nice designer shoes, but my day-to-day taste runs more to Tory Burch flats and sandals. Heels are only for special occasions arou…moreI have a few pair of nice designer shoes, but my day-to-day taste runs more to Tory Burch flats and sandals. Heels are only for special occasions around here. I have some beautiful ones for the nights when I don’t have to walk terribly far and can show them off. That’s all part of the reason I have such fun writing about Nichelle’s shoe rack.

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Updated Spring 2019 Appearance Calendar

So grateful for warmer weather!    Just wanted to provide an appearance update for anyone interested, particularly anyone in the Richmond, VA area.   May 24, 2019 9:15 a.m.Guest on Good Morning RichmondWRIC TV, channel 8 Richmond, wric.comLynDee will chat with Morgan Dean at News 8 and Kahil Dotay, past president of the Friends of the Chesterfield County […]


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“That could be a very sexy story.”
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“But that’s the thing about dead people: they can’t warn you to keep your nose out of things that are going to put your ass in danger.”
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“But that's the thing about dead people: they can't warn you to keep your nose out of things that are going to put your ass in danger”
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May 2019 General Poll

We ask that you only vote if you are planning on participating in our discussion should your choice win.

Which Crime, Mystery or Thriller would you like to read in May?

Note: There will be no subgenre poll this month. Only two books were nominated and neither are released in paperback in the four major areas we check. Therefore we will read the top three selections from the General Poll.

 
  18 votes, 27.3%

Cold Granite (Logan McRae #1) by Stuart MacBride
 
  18 votes, 27.3%

 
  11 votes, 16.7%

Kilmoon (County Clare #1) by Lisa Alber
 
  7 votes, 10.6%

 
  5 votes, 7.6%

 
  4 votes, 6.1%

Cover Shot (Nichelle Clarke #5) by LynDee Walker
 
  3 votes, 4.5%

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