Gunther-Gram December 2011

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TAG MAN makes the NY Times Bestseller list!

Just a quick update with a nifty bit of news. My editor has just informed me that TAG MAN has hit the New York Times bestseller list. This is a first for the Joe Gunther series, and a real hoot for me.… [More Info & Read Excerpt]

Gunther-Gram May 2011

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A little upcoming razzle-dazzle!!

 *FIRST, IN JUNE:

June 9, on Long Island, I’ll be at Brookhaven National Laboratory, at 7 pm.

June 11, still in that neighborhood, I’ll be at Border’s in Stony Brook NY, at 1 pm.

Here’s a snippet of their press release:

“During a free… [More Info & Read Excerpt]

Gunther-Gram March 2011

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Sneak Preview of Tag Man!!

 I just received this art work from the kind folks at St. Martins/Minotaur. Not that you didn’t already figure it out, but it’s the anticipated new jacket for Joe Gunther’s upcoming adventure, TAG MAN.

Be sure to check out my web site, archermayor.com, for my… [More Info & Read Excerpt]

Gunther-Gram February 2011

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And It’s Off!

The next installment, that is. TAG MAN, Joe’s 22nd adventure, was just sent off to my patient editors at St. Martins Press.

Just to give you an idea of what’s cooking in this one, here’s my draft of the suggested catalog copy that… [More Info & Read Excerpt]

Gunther-Gram September 2010

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It’s Here!

(And, according to Publisher’s Weekly, “As usual, Mayor skillfully combines a gripping police procedural with a view of small town life balanced by bits of humor applied at just the right time.”)

(And so is the Gunther-Gram – oof!)

Sooooo, how long has it been since I last… [More Info & Read Excerpt]

Gunther-Gram March 2010

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What Crime??

Yup – that’s a coat; not a body. And yup again, those are not cops reading training manuals, but actors.

Actors!?!?!?!

As some of you know, a few colleagues and I have created a new, nonprofit company named Vermont Audio Drama Podcasting (VTADP.) The purpose is to create… [More Info & Read Excerpt]

Gunther-Gram October 2009

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Trifecta Plus one!!

Hold the phone here. PRICE OF MALICE, we all know about. That’s the new hardback that officially just hit the bookshelves at your local stores.

THE CATCH, we all remember from last year. That’s now newly available in paperback, also fresh from St. Martin’s/Minotaur.

ST ALBANS… [More Info & Read Excerpt]

Gunther-Gram August 2009

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AM Press Baby #16!! Avaliable, late August

Hold it. Number 16?? There are only 12 AMPress books currently out. What happened to 13, 14, and 15? Okay, bear with me. When Warner Books (or Hachette, or Mysterious, or Grand Central — they changed names a few times) put my titles… [More Info & Read Excerpt]

Gunther-Gram June 2009

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Deep in thought…

Okay, so maybe I’m dealing with writer’s block. Or taking a reeeaaallly long blink between ideas… Naaah. This is actually how I write (on occasion.) What with all the rain we’ve been getting in New England, I seized a fourteen-minute opportunity to race out into the back… [More Info & Read Excerpt]

Gunther-Gram May 2009

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OPEN SEASON Audio Book 50% SALE !! (See details in the “News” Section)

Not THAT Turkey!

Here’s today’s trivia quiz: Who among you can tell what high-end science lab is being pridefully occupied by this strutting tom (and lots of his cohorts?) Answer: Brookhaven National Laboratory on Long Island.… [More Info & Read Excerpt]

Gunther-Gram April 2009

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Is it Over Yet??

Okay, okay, so some of you live somewhere sunny and warm, where winter is that slightly bothersome season when you have to scrounge around for a sweater. But for those of us living in the land of Joe Gunther, it has finally come time to poke… [More Info & Read Excerpt]

Gunther-Gram March 2009

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At Last!

For all of you who had no idea what you might have committed yourselves to by signing up for my email list (and then wondered forever what might happen next,) this is the answer.

As the year unfolds, I hope to let you know–on a quirky, occasional basis–what’s… [More Info & Read Excerpt]