Category Archives: Mystery Books


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Partner’s In Crime

Partner’s In Crime (PIC) meeting second Tuesday of the month at the Barnes and Nobel in Boise. This month will be my first meeting since baseball season started, so looking forward to seeing everyone. If you read or write Mysteries, come on out and join us!

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Null Pointer, the GOOD and the BAD

There are two versions of Null Pointer out there in the wild. The only official version is the one by Johnny Batch. If you get one by Ken McConnell, it is no longer supported by GB Press. There are still some of those Code Ball cover versions available both in ebook and paperback, but they […]

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Final Proof Complete

The Null Pointer paperback is ready for sale on Createspace for $9.95. It will be on Amazon soon. I’ll keep everyone up to speed on that. In the mean time, I’m back to plotting the next Joshua Jones book.

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Null Pointer Proof Copy In Hand

Createspace is really impressing me with their customer service. I uploaded the two pdf’s for my book Monday morning, had it approved by them before noon, and it was printed and in the mail before I got home that evening. I just got the proof copy in the mail yesterday. Four days from upload to […]

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Null Pointer Proof Shipping

I have not used Createspace for a few years and I have to say, they are impressing me with how efficient they are on ordering a proof. I sent them the latest files Monday morning and by that afternoon I got approval from them and so I placed my order. Before I came home that day, […]

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Third Time’s The Charm

I uploaded what I hope will be the final version of the Null Pointer novel to Createspace this morning. Should know by this evening or tomorrow if it passes muster and I can go ahead and order a proof. Looking forward to holding this book in my hands. We went with a new format this […]

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The Safe Cracker

It looks like my short story, The Safe Cracker is now available for purchase on Amazon’s Kindle. This story is features Detective Bill Plait from Null Pointer. The story was inspired by a good friend of mine who is a safe cracker. If it sells well on Kindle, I will consider putting it up on […]

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The Safe Cracker

This week marks the debut of my first short story set in the Joshua Jones Mystery Series. Oddly enough, Joshua Jones is nowhere to be found. However, the detective from Null Pointer, Bill Plait is featured in this story. I wrote this story a few years ago and cleaned it up for sale with the […]

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10 Questions and Answers

Questions and answers about the next Joshua Jones Mystery novel. 1. So now that Null Pointer is officially out, when will you start writing the next Joshua Jones Mystery? This summer. Yup, I’m working on the outline now and I will start writing in a few months. 2. How long will it take you to […]

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