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Radium makeup
“Radioactive makeup that could kill you”
It’s crazy the stuff we’re willing to wear in the quest for beauty.
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False Memoir by Katherine Luck
“How to write a fake memoir”
Find out how to spot fake memoirs in the wild by learning how they’re made.
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New book

False Memoir: Based on an Untrue Story

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When journalist Katherine Luck set out to write a book about a serial killer, she never expected to get caught up in a terrifying mystery.

Twelve years earlier, veteran crime reporter Jack O’Lies became notorious for his disturbingly perceptive articles about an unidentified murderer who was terrorizing Seattle…one who eventually murdered Jack’s wife.

Now another killer is stalking the city. And Jack, an alcoholic with a violent temper who’s one drink away from being fired, is obsessed with finding out who he is. But this time, Jack is the one in danger.

To save himself, Jack must share his darkest secrets with someone. And the person he chooses is Katherine. But that might be the worst mistake he’s ever made. And writing this book might be the worst mistake she’s ever made.

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Flash: The Making of Weegee the Famous

Crime scene photographs never looked so good.



The Drowned Town — Coming Summer 2019

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A free mini novella.
Genre: Contemporary
Status: Final edit and layout


Minotaur Noir (working title) — Coming 2020

A new fantasy novel inspired by hardboiled detective novels of the 1940s.
Genre: Mystery/Fantasy
Status: Outlining

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