Monthly Archives: August 2013

NATTIE the CARETAKER: part III

Nattie is often told she looks like Kristen Bell (the actress in the picture), but as a caretaker a compliment like that is too uncomfortable so Nattie generally responds by saying, “Yes, people say that I look like I could … Continue reading

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EVENTS 4 & 5: VIRGINIA HIGHLANDS FESTIVAL and FOOD CITY RACE NIGHT

The 2013 Virginia Highlands Festival in Abingdon was the fourth event of the season and my first experience there as a vendor selling books.  So far I’ve been to 2 inside events and 2 outside events and without fail it … Continue reading

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NATTIE MORELAND: CARETAKER PART 2

Each caretaker is a unique person and different from all other caretakers, but there are enough similarities caretakers share that anyone paying attention should be able to spot one.  Here’s a list of caretaker characteristics that show up in Nattie: … Continue reading

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P.I. NATTIE MORELAND: CARETAKER

That’s not Nattie.  That’s Kristen Bell.  Kristen Bell played Veronica Mars, a high schooler with detective skills she learned from her father, the ex-chief of police.  When I picture Nattie I picture Kristen Bell, but Nattie’s detective skills do not … Continue reading

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KEVIN

Kevin is a fixture in the Why Mystery series.  He is detective Natte Moreland’s little brother, he’s also her office manager, computer whiz kid, food critic, and comic side kick. He is the consummate creative under-achiever, which means he has moments … Continue reading

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EVENT #3: JOHNSON CITY PERKINS

This is the first book selling event in which I crossed paths with no one I knew and yet it was one of the best days I ever had.  I sold 32 books, which is not going to make the … Continue reading

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