The Art of Graffiti

The Art of Graffiti

This week’s blog is by Gin Price, author of On Edge, a young adult mystery released last month. This week Gin talks about graffiti, an art form that leads to the solution of the murder in On Edge. Intriguing characters, a different take on an urban landscape,...
For the Love of Freerunning

For the Love of Freerunning

This week’s blog is by Gin Price, author of On Edge, a young adult mystery released last month. Gin talks about her discovery of parkour. Intriguing characters, a different take on an urban landscape, and the element of mystery will captivate readers.”...
Catherine A. Winn

Catherine A. Winn

First-time author Catherine A. Winn is a former art and elementary school teacher who lives and writes in Texas. An avid reader of all types of mysteries from cozies to thrillers, she’s found writing them to be equally thrilling. With Beyond Suspicion she has created...
Paperclip Chaos

Paperclip Chaos

This week’s blog is by M Evonne Dobson, the author of Chaos Theory, released from the Poison Pencil on Feb – 2015. Kathryn Burak, Edgar Awards finalist calls it “…a great YA mystery from a promising new voice.” Check out her webpage at MEvonneDobson.com,...
And Now a Word from the Editor

And Now a Word from the Editor

I’m Ellen Larson, and I’m the editor of the Poisoned Pencil. Which means I’m the one who reviews the submissions, reads   those that meet our criteria, and recommend to Jessica those that I think we should acquire. Once we’ve acquired a book, I...