I’m super excited to announce that the fourth book in the Blue Plate Cafe Mystery series– Murder at the Bus Depot– will come out on April 6th! You can find the book’s description and a free Chapter 1 excerpt on my Latest Book page.
Please come on in, have some coffee or tea, and learn a little bit about me. Not only am I an author, I’m also a chef, a mother of five (includes a four-legged daughter), and a grandmother of seven rather rambunctious grandchildren.
Pigface and the Perfect Dog (second in Oak Grove Mystery series) was released on September 7, 2017. A dead body, rifle-carrying strangers in a grocery store, and a lovable puppy. These add up to trouble for Susan Hogan!
Murder at Peacock Mansion Arson, a bad beating, and a recluse who claims someone is trying to kill her all collide in this third Blue Plate Café Mystery with Kate Chambers. Torn between trying to save David Clinkscales, her old boss and new lover, and curiosity about...read more
I've worked up some questions for the first Blue Plate Mystery for a book club. Any interested book clubs are welcome to use the list as well.read more
Please enjoy my May 2015 newsletter (you can join my mailing list to receive my occasional newsletters). * * * * * * * * * * Pleased and proud to announce that I was inducted into the Western Writers of America, Inc., Hall of Fame on June 26 in Lubbock, Texas. The...read more
My latest book, Desperate for Death, was released in May! Here's the book's blurb: Just when Kelly’s life has calmed, she faces yet another of life’s puzzles. Except the pieces in this one don’t fit. First the apartment behind her house is torched, then a string of...read more
Susan Hogan is smart, pretty-and prickly. There was no other word for it. She is prickly with Jake Phillips and her Aunt Jenny, the two people who love her most in the world. And she is prickly and impatient with some of her academic colleagues and the petty...read more