It’s here! The Best Mystery Stories of the Year!

by JoslynChase, September 25, 2023 in New Release

As a big fan of mystery short stories, I anxiously wait every year for the “best of” anthologies to come out. They are packed with great stories from a selection of well-known mystery authors and new names to follow. This year, I’m especially excited to announce the release of The Best Mystery Stories of the […]

A mysterious stranger moves in next door

by JoslynChase in New Release

A mysterious—and sinister—stranger moves in next door, sending Cathryn Harcourt’s crime-snooping instincts into high gear. That’s the jumping-off point for my new story, “Because of Louisa”, featured in the current issue of Mystery, Crime, and Mayhem. The MCM edition is titled, Library Cases, and centers on stories involving libraries, and the people that frequent them. […]

The Devil’s Trumpet is out!

by JoslynChase in New Release

I’m thrilled to announce that my latest book has just been released—The Devil’s Trumpet is out! If you’re craving a heart-ratcheting thriller along the lines of The Fugitive, you’ll want to grab your copy right now. I have long been a fan of Thomas Perry’s Jane Whitefield series, and when I discovered the Jane Hawk […]

Alfred Hitchcock is airing my story!

by JoslynChase in New Release

Since my junior high days, I have been a big fan of Alfred Hitchcock’s Mystery Magazine. So I cannot tell you how thrilled I am to be a guest on their podcast and to let you know that Alfred Hitchcock is airing my story, “The Wolf and Lamb.” The podcast just went live, and you […]

A book of thrilling train-themed mysteries!

by JoslynChase in Mystery, New Release, Travel

The gentle swaying motion as the train moves along the track. The mesmerizing clackety-clack from beneath your feet. The fascinating glimpses of passing scenery as you gaze out the window. Most every reader can appreciate a good railroad story. And if you love suspense fiction, you’ll want to scoop up a copy of Mystery, Crime, […]

I’m pleased to announce the release of Falling for The Lost Dutchman

by JoslynChase in New Release

Many of my readers know that I grew up in southern Arizona and I was raised on the local folklore, including the legend of The Lost Dutchman’s Mine in the Superstition mountains. I always wanted to write something about the mysterious story, so I’m very pleased to announce the release of my new book, Falling […]

Readers help choose my Lost Dutchman cover

by JoslynChase in New Release

When I write a book, I create the kind of story I would want to read. And I think my readers share similar tastes and expectations to mine. That’s why I sometimes like to ask readers for their input on decisions such as book covers. Like now, as I choose the cover for my upcoming […]

Thrilled about The Best Mystery Stories of the Year

by JoslynChase in Mystery, New Release, Thrill

Since my college days, I have eagerly watched for and avidly read Otto Penzler’s Mysterious Bookshop selections of the year’s best mystery stories. I cannot tell you how thrilled I am to announce that this year, one of my stories made the cut! Though the Penzler series made a change in 2021 from The Best […]

The Hunt is on!

by JoslynChase in New Release

I’m excited to announce the latest issue of Mystery, Crime, and Mayhem is available now, and it’s a fantastic issue! Packed with suspense, it’s all about The Hunt. And my thriller, “The Devil’s Trumpet,” is front and center, just waiting for you to join in! I had a ball writing this story. It is non-stop, […]

My Christmas present for you in 2022!

by JoslynChase in Free Stuff, New Release

Every Christmas, I like to do something special for the readers who’ve supported me through the year by reading my books and posts, purchasing and reviewing, sharing on social media, and most of all, simply enjoying my stories. So I’m excited to reveal my Christmas present for you in 2022! Last week, I had a […]