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USA Today bestselling and award-winning author Lois Winston writes mystery, romance, romantic suspense, chick lit, women’s fiction, children’s chapter books, and nonfiction under her own name and her Emma Carlyle pen name. Kirkus Reviews dubbed her critically acclaimed Anastasia Pollack Crafting Mystery series, “North Jersey’s more mature answer to Stephanie Plum.” In addition, Lois is a former literary agent and an award-winning craft and needlework designer who often draws much of her source material for both her characters and plots from her experiences in the crafts industry.

Visit Lois and Emma at www.loiswinston.com and visit Anastasia at the Killer Crafts & Crafty Killers
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The author creating a glass bead.Cozy mystery author Janice Peacock makes a return visit today to sit down for an interview. Janice’s books emphasize crafts and other creative pursuits. If you didn’t see it when she visited us previously, you’ve got to check out the fabulous glass bead necklace featured on her earlier post.  Learn more about Janice and her books at her website. You can also ch... Read more of this blog post »
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message 5: by Kris

Kris Neri Thanks for accepting my friendship. Good to connect with you here!

Kris


message 4: by Lois

Lois Winston Thanks, Simon! I'm happy to be here.
Lois


message 3: by Simon

Simon Hi Lois.

I love this place...and you will too. :-)

simon


message 2: by Lois

Lois Winston Thanks for suggesting Goodreads, Beth!


message 1: by Beth

Beth Hi Lois,
Welcome to Goodreads and thanks for the friend request!


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