Author of The Blue River Series and Kay Conroy Mystery Series

Stories of friendship, love and happy accidents…

The Shell Keeper

The Blue River Series: Book 1

Three women brought together by accident, like battered shells washed up on a beach…

A Road Back to Grace

The Blue River Series: Book 2

Irresistible Sequel to 5 Star reviewed The Shell Keeper…

A Spring Before Summer

The Blue River Series: Book 3

Del survived divorce and started over…so how did she screw that up so badly? Can she start over…again?

Framed

The Kay Conroy Mystery Series: Book 1

“This is a page-turning read told with humor that makes for a perfect summer read! I highly recommend it!” Lana Williams USA Today Best-Selling Author

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