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Thanks, Jewish Book Council

…. for this very nice review, which ends … “A Mur­der Is For­ev­er is an enter­tain­ing and cap­ti­vat­ing read. Mimi’s next adven­ture will be eager­ly await­ed by Bates’s new­found fans. While I’m not sure how many new fans I have, I am finishing up book two. (And am procrastinating from that, even as we speak.)

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The reviews are in ….

First of all, as a new author, I greatly appreciate anyone who takes the time to read, and engage with, my book, and I’m particularly pleased with all the thoughtful, considered, and constructive reviews here. Check out comments from Readers’ Favorite The Book Review Crew Avonna Loves Genres The World as I See It Book […]

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Appearance with WJA on Jan. 5

The Women’s Jewelry Association New York Metro chapter is having a special “book club” event over Zoom (of course) on Jan. 5 at 6 p.m. I will be the guest, talking about my book. Want to sign up? Do it here!

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The good gray lady talks to this old bald man

Thanks to Victoria Gomelsky for this very nice New York Times piece. If you want to hear me go on some more, there’s another interview (and giveway!) on Cheryl Mash’s blog.

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Here’s a lovely write-up in that extremely prestigious journal JCK

What an excellent publication. They really get the scoop, I tell ya!

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Thank you, Publishers Weekly.

For the nice, pull-quotable review.

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My book has a cool video.

Thanks to Mr. Dan Scott for making this cool video.

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My first mystery novel.

Hey everyone !’m really excited that my first mystery novel is about to be published Oct. 13 by Camel Press. You can pre-order it on Amazon here. It’s the first in a three-book series! Here’s the description: Max Rosen always said the diamond business isn’t about sorting the gems, it’s about sorting the people. His […]

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