|Gigi's post-chemo hair, March 2013.|
It worked! I made my deadline!
I sent off the manuscript to my copy editor over the weekend. Advance Reader Copies will be out in May, and the novel will be published September 3, 2013.
Now it's time to relax and have some fun! Well, perhaps I'd better clean my house, too... After ignoring housework while finishing these revisions, the house is a bit of a disaster area, especially my study. But even though I neglected housework while finishing the book, I remembered to take photos of my hair growing out. Here's the latest one.
Later this week I'm heading to Colorado Springs for Left Coast Crime. I'll be on two panels at the mystery convention. If you'll be there, please find me and say hello!
Literary Inspirations for Traditional Mysteries
Friday, March 22 at 9 a.m.
With panelists: Sara J. Henry, Charlotte Hinger, Christopher Lord, Susan Shea, and Mary Vensel White
Occupations to Die For
Saturday, March 23 at 11 a.m.
With panelists: Ellen Byerrum, Naoimi Hirahara, Tammy Kaehler, and Patricia Wood
Here's a tiny teaser of the new book I just turned in. More details will follow in April, along with the book cover.
Pirate Vishnu: A Jaya Jones Treasure Hunt Mystery
A century-old treasure map of San Francisco.
A sacred treasure from India.
Two murders, a century apart.
Historian Jaya Jones has her work cut out for her.