I am completely blown away! All Her Little Secrets won a Lefty Award for Best Debut Mystery Novel. This award is presented annually at the Left Coast Crime Convention and is voted on by attendees at the convention. This year’s convention was held at The Clyde Hotel in Albuquerque, New Mexico. While there, I met […]
MY BOOK!! All Her Little Secrets will be published in Brazil. And take a look at the cover 😍 The Portuguese translation of the title is Fatal Little Secrets. Oh yeah, that works!! Thank you to my Brazilian publisher Editora Nacional and my editor there, Luiza del Monaco. Thank you for believing in my little book […]
After years of chasing a dream, the day is nearly here! All Her Little Secrets launches on November 2d and I want all of you to join me for the virtual celebration. I will be in conversation with the New York Times bestselling author, Joshilyn Jackson on November 2d at 7:30 pm Eastern. Charis Books […]
I am beyond excited to announce that the first three chapters of All Her Little Secrets will appear in Entertainment Weekly’s online magazine! Entertainment Weekly calls it the fall’s buzziest legal thriller. To read Chapter 1, click here. To read Chapter 2, click here. To read Chapter 3, click here.
Imagine a young girl who grows up reading a magazine designed specifically for women and girls that look like her. This magazine publishes articles and stories about the the struggles and joys that get this young girl through all the emotions of being Black and female in America. Now imagine that same young girl grows […]
What a blessing!! All Her Little Secrets has been named one of the Top Ten Mysteries and Thrillers for Fall 2021 by Publishers Weekly. This list includes some awesome writing giants like Stephen King, Megan Abbott and Louise Penny. My journey to publication has been an incredible and to see my book on this list […]
I had the incredibly good fortune to talk to Lesa Holstine about All Her Little Secrets for the August 2021 issue of the Library Journal magazine. We discussed my long journey to publication, the parallels between me and Ellice Littlejohn, the protagonist in my book, and the awesomeness of libraries and librarians. Read the full […]
I am over the moon with excitement to appear on The Millions list of Writers to Watch Fall 2021 alongside some really talented writers. Read the full story here.
Hey Friends, As we count down to publication on November 2, 2021, I am pleased to share with you my brand new website! This website has all the boldness and badass energy you would expect from an author who writes about fierce female protagonists who brings down the bad guys! Please feel free to explore this website […]