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Crossing the Line Blog Tour – 1

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on September 17, 2014

I want to give a special shout out to France Book Tours, which has put together a great blog tour for Crossing the Line by Frédérique Molay, with lots of giveaway opportunities.

Make sure you visit the site here for a full list of…

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La Rentrée: Book Giveaway and Discounts

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on September 5, 2014
in News

La rentrée is the French word for the back-to-school period we are currently in, but it’s meaning is vaster. It evokes the excitement and despair kids feel going back to school, the frowns (and relief) everyone else feels going back to work (after the…

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Calissons and the art of smuggling

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on August 12, 2014
in France, Thrillers

What is the most French smuggling stash you can think of? That question came to mind just the other day in Aix-en-Provence, when I walked by this shop.

Fabrique Calissons

Their specialty is calissons d’Aix, a delicious almond-based treat. You…

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Cover Artist – “Always in design mode”

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on August 5, 2014

We are really happy to be working with a new cover artist, Jeroen ten Berge. He’s creative, efficient, open minded and a really nice guy. We asked him some questions to find out more about who he is and…

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Inspiration for Books: Moissac

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on July 29, 2014
in France

A lot of places in France have served as inspiration for books. I just made a fun trip to Moissac. Where? You may be asking yourself. It’s a small town in southwestern France, notable for, among other things, its Saint Pierre abbey and cloister,…

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Translator’s View of The Shiro Project

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on July 22, 2014
in Thrillers

Sophie Weiner - translatorWe asked Sophie Weiner for her translator’s view of next Consortium Thriller: The Shiro Project by David Kharaanother action-packed adventure about how history is still with us today. Keep your eyes peeled for more…

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July Escape Reading: Mad Scientists and Secret Agents

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on July 15, 2014

The Bleiberg ProjectWe’re releasing another block-buster French thriller in paperback this week: The Bleiberg Project hits bookstores on July 15. It’s perfect July escape reading, packed with action.

That’s right, World War II action, mad scientists and…

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New Book Covers – Check it Out

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on July 8, 2014

We’re happy to be working with Jeroen ten Berge on new book covers. He started by taking over the Paris Homicide series, with Crossing the Line and The City of Blood. Take a look. Yes, The City of Blood is in the works. More soon…

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Early Kindle Releases

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on July 1, 2014

In June, we put out a couple early Kindle releases for summer readers who don’t want to wait for the full release in fall.

Paris Homicide: Crossing the Line by Frédérique Molay

Intrigue in Paris
Chief of Police…

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Beach Read: Grand Cru Heist Now in Paperback

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on June 24, 2014
in Mysteries, News

In time for beach read season, we just released Grand Cru Heist in paperback. This second Winemaker Detective cozy offers talk of vintage wines, French landscape, sleuthing and just enough edge to appeal to any mystery reader.

In other words, it’s a perfect…

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