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For the Next Two Days, the E-Version of LOST WINGS is only .99 cents!rklewis

Sat, 02 Dec 2017 21:51:52 +0000

Yup. If you want an Urban Fantasy (I am writing under a pen name for this series) to curl up by the fire and read on those cold, winter nights, NOW is the time to act! You can find it here, on Free Kindle Books. To refresh your memory as to what the book is […](image)

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And Here We Are. LOST WINGS.rklewis

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 23:37:19 +0000

Lost Wings is now available on Amazon, both as hard copy and E-book. It took fifteen years of never giving up on this book to get to this day, and you know, yeah… I feel pretty proud at this moment. The book was always there in my desk drawer, and it always there in my […](image)

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The prologue to Lost Wingsrklewis

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 22:14:59 +0000

Hi there. I thought it would be cool to share the prologue to Lost Wings with you all (coming out September 22nd, 2017), to sort of “whet your appetite”. Lost Wings Prologue At the end of the darkness were the hands. The concept of hands touching her, grasping at her, hurting her, was new. Her […](image)

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What is Lost Wings about, you ask?rklewis

Sun, 27 Aug 2017 21:24:51 +0000

It’s about this (from the back cover blurb): When Richard Eastman, a down-and-out veteran of the Gulf War, returns to his room in San Francisco’s Tenderloin district after another night of alcohol-fueled fighting, he finds a woman in a shimmering gown who has strange injuries on her shoulder blades. She is the angel Avesta, whose […](image)

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Lost Wings is finally here.rklewis

Sat, 05 Aug 2017 23:53:55 +0000

How have you been? I know, I’ve been gone (again) a LONG time. But this time, I bring back good news. My Urban Fantasy novel, Lost Wings, is about to arrive next month, via Elephant’s Bookshelf Press. It’ll be out as both an E-Book, and a Print On Demand (P.O.D.). The story: “When derelict Iraq […](image)

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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 17:29:44 +0000

Update, you say? Well, a pretty small one, I guess. However, I wanted to share the below photo of where I am with this current book. The theme of the book is not new, however, for me it’s incredibly cathartic: Death and dying, grief and grieving. And of course, since I write mysteries, there’s a […](image)

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R.I.P. Mark Mallenrklewisbook20160108_210536

Thu, 11 Feb 2016 22:31:29 +0000

I’m sorry to have to bring you this news, however, there will be no more Mark Mallen novels. We submitted a three page synopsis to my editor, and even though they tried to make the numbers work, there was just no way to make it happen. So, goodbye, Mallen. When I learned of his demise, […](image)

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My Bouchercon Experience. How Did it Go?rklewisCQ01Z6HWwAA2IXh

Wed, 14 Oct 2015 23:50:08 +0000

It was phenomenal. Met and spoke with so many incredible authors. Got to hang out with my amazing agent, Barbara Poelle. Here is a picture of me, Barbara, and the great writer Sophie Littlefield the night of her nomination for the Macavity award: I made friends with the Sheraton hotel bartender, a very spiritual man, […](image)

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My Bouchercon Panel.rklewis

Fri, 04 Sep 2015 00:33:25 +0000

Panel alert for Bouchercon! I’ll be on the “The Appeal of the ‘Hardboiled’ Mystery” panel at 10AM, Friday, October 9th. I’ll be there with some really great writers (Rick Mofina, Philip Reed, and Matt Coyle), and the moderator will be Steve Hamilton. Come on by, as it’s sure to be a great time. Next month, […](image)

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Critical Damage is Short Listed for a Shamus Award.rklewisCritDamCov

Mon, 08 Jun 2015 23:50:51 +0000

The Private Eye Writers of America hand out The Shamus Award every year at Bouchercon. This year, Critical Damage has made it to the final five entries in the “Best Original Paperback P.I. Novel” category. (see here for a complete list of all the finalists). The winner will be announced in October at an awards […](image)

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