April 2018!

 Death disturbs all tranquility... in this madcap murder mystery with Roxanne & Georgi!

Available Now on Amazon In Print & Kindle Ebook

   Roses, Wine & Murder is a mystery laced with New England history, scenic vineyards, and parties of wine and food pairings. The story has Coast Guard action, a pirate story, and a bevy of poisonous plants. It's a gripping tale with plenty of flair and foul play! (please watch book trailer video below)


Upcoming Event - April, Friday the 13th - Free Wine Tasting 5-7pm 
with a 6pm reading of Roses, Wine & Murder. Thames River Greenery -Wine & Spirits of New London, is one of the locations in the novel. Come visit  the lovely floral shop, be enticed by fine chocolates & cheeses, and check out the handsome upstairs cigar lounge! Thames River Greenery - Wine & Spirits 70 State St. New London, CT


Roxanne Samson, a sweet and sensible gardening expert is being targeted by a mysterious assailant after a wealthy wine connoisseur is found dead in her city garden. Georgi Algarve, a flamboyant wine aficionado, and manager of the Vinho Verde Wine Bar, tries to determine who killed his boss. Roxanne & Georgi become deeply entangled in the mayhem as they try to solve the mystery of Mitch Stockman's death. 



   Detective Dan Morrison is on the case. He is juggling multiple suspects, including a sophisticated Long Island widow. Pressures mount when the President of the United States decides to deliver a speech at the United States Coast Guard Academy.

   While a dangerous malevolence snakes through the City of Steeples, medical examiner, Dr. Angela Storm enlightens the detective with unexpected details on the killer and his methods.

 The endearing duo of Roxanne and Georgi, test Morrison's resolve with their sleuthing escapades, especially, when another victim is discovered.

   Roses, Wine & Murder, is a fast-paced adventure with a diabolical madman who moves through the streets of  New London, Connecticut and across the waters of the Sound into the North Fork of Long Island, New York.
    

Available in Bookstores worldwide by order.
  Locally books at Bank Square Books, Mystic, CT
Savoy Bookstore & Cafe in Westerely, RI
The Book Barn in Niantic, CT
Thames River Greenery, New London
Classic Country Furniture, Uncasville, CT

Story inspiration: Thames River - Wine & Spirits, State St., New London 

Ye Antientist Burial Ground, circa 1645, New London, CT


New London's Thames River, dockside

                                                
Story inspired by Jonathan Edwards Winery, North Stonington, Ct

New London, Connecticut along the Thames River
Founded in 1646 as Pequot and named in 1658.



Story inspired by Stonington Vineyards, Ct




Grapevine on Long Island, NY