What’s New and Free Wednesday–Giveaway Edition!

My posts have been on the lean side lately, I know, but I’m rounding the editing bend on the next to the last set of proof pages for FATAL FORGERIES. I received my cover last week, too, and will share it soon–probably around the time preorders go live in March (yes, March is almost here–unbelieveable). But in the meantime, I scooped up links for some freebies by my author friends, and have a giveaway of my own today (My giveaway at the end, so be sure to check it out and enter, or please tell all your friends if you already have a copy). Ready? Here goes– First up is one of my all-time favorite cozy series is Michele Scott’s Wine Lovers Mysteries series, which is set in Napa Valley and features Nikki Sands. The covers have been updated, and the first book in the series is free right now on Amazon. Read more…

Good Press & a Giveaway!

Been busy lately putting the final touches on FATAL FORGERIES, which is book #4 in the Bodies of Art Mysteries, so haven’t had time to blog lately, but found I’ve been getting great press while I’ve been “incommunicado.” Today, Kathleen Costa’s review of ABSTRACT ALIASES posted on the Kings River Life Magazine site and if you go there and read the review you’ll find an opportunity to enter for a free copy at the end:  http://kingsriverlife.com/02/18/abstract-aliases-by-ritter-ames/ I also found out this week that Suspense Magazine printed a review of ABSTRACT ALIASES in their Best of 2016 issue, and the reviewer concluded the review with–“This author is sheer perfection when it comes to using descriptions and locations that are richly done and offer sharp details throughout the entirety of the story. Some of the mysteries are solved, some not, which lets readers know that they will have many terrific installments of this series to come. Read more…