Order of Paul Heatley Books

Paul Heatley is an author of noir and thrillers. He is best known as the author of the Tom Rollins Thriller series which began with Blood Line. Paul also wrote the Eye for an Eye series. (more…)


Order of Mika Waltari Books

Mika Waltari (1908-1979) was a Finnish author, journalist, critic, poet, playwright, essayist, screenwriter, and more. He is one of the most prolific Finnish authors – having a very strict work ethic. Only a fraction of his work has been translated into English. Often after one of his books was finished, he would go into depression and sometimes need to check-in to the hospital. As Mika got older and his books sold internationally, he wrote less, as he no longer needed to write to live. (more…)


Order of Mary Miller Books

Mary Miller is an American author known for writing the novels The Last Days of California and Biloxi. She has also published the short story collections, Always Happy Hour and Big World. (more…)


Order of Kira Peikoff Books

Kira Peikoff is an American author of thriller novels. Kira was named after the protagonist in We the Living by Ayn Rand. Her dream of becoming a novelist began when she was 13 after reading Gone with the Wind. Kira earned her Bachelor of Arts degree (with honors) in journalism from New York University. (more…)


Order of Earl T. Roske Books

Earl T. Roske is an author of science fiction novels. He writes the Hospitaller Orphan Corps universe and other series. Earl lives in the Bay Area of California with his wife, daughter, dog and cats. (more…)


Order of Jody Hedlund Books

Jody Hedlund is an American author of inspirational historical romance novels. She writes the Beacons of Hope, Colorado Cowboys, Knights of Brethren, Uncertain Choice, and several other series. She has written for both adults and teens, and has won Christy, Carol, and Christian Book Awards (among others). Jody lives in Michigan with her family and five cats. (more…)


Order of Sandi Lynn Books

Sandi Lynn is an American author of contemporary romance novels. She writes the Forever series and the Kind Brothers series. She is a USA Today bestselling author. Sandi has always loved writing, and she has always had dreams of being published. When she isn’t writing, she enjoys going out to the movies or to dinner with her husband. She is also a mother to three daughters. (more…)


Order of Nichole Rose Books

Nichole Rose is an author of contemporary romance novels. She writes the Her Alpha series, the His Bride series, and more. She writes her steamy romance novels for curvy readers. Her women characters are sassy and headstrong, while her men are alphas – from country boys to grumpy detectives. In her spare time, Nichole likes fine wine, nice shoes, and anything supernatural. She lives in the Pacific Northwest with her husband and pets. (more…)


OrderOfBooks March 2023 Newsletter

Hi everyone and welcome to March!

I was hoping to send this out last night after working on it during the day but ran out of time. It did remind me of a few years ago when I sent one out late at night and received a hilarious complaint.

It wasn’t too late – around 9:30 pm EST which is where they were located. But I had someone e-mail me furious, stating that I sent the e-mail too late and “woke them up”. It’s not like I call everyone on the telephone to let them know the newsletter is in their inbox. It’s an e-mail! Is this the first ever e-mail they have received after bedtime?

Always makes me laugh. (more…)


Reader Mailbag: When Do You Give Up On A Book?

In the February 2023 newsletter, I asked readers how long they last on a book they are not enjoying, before giving up on it. Here are the responses: (more…)