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Beth Groundwater's Biography

Member Info

Colorado Springs, CO
Married
Jun 2008

Beth Groundwater's debut mystery novel, A Real Basket Case, was released by Five Star in March, 2007 and was nominated for a 2007 Best First Novel Agatha Award. To Hell in a Handbasket, the second in the Claire Hanover gift basket designer mystery series, was released in May, 2009. Beth's science fiction thriller novella, The Epsilon Eridani Alternative, was released by Virtual Tales in paperback and ebook in December, 2009. The first in her Rocky Mountain Ourdoor Adventures mystery series, Deadly Currents, will be released by Midnight Ink in March, 2011. Also, Beth has published eight short stories in various genres, including one in Wild Blue Yonder, Frontier Airlines' in-flight magazine, one which was translated into Farsi, one which was performed in live theater, and two in audio form at sniplits.com.

Beth lives  in  in Colorado and enjoys its many outdoor activities, including skiing and whitewater rafting. She enjoys meeting with book clubs in person or via Skype or speakerphone to discuss her books. Visit her website at bethgroundwater.com and her blog at bethgroundwater.blogspot.com.

Influences

Other Colorado mystery writers, including Diane Mott Davidson, Margaret Coel, Maggie Sefton, Kathy Brandt, and Christine Goff.

Upcoming Works

DEADLY CURRENTS, the first book in my new RM Outdoor Adventures mystery series published by Midnight Ink, due out in March, 2011.

Agents

Sandra Bond, Bond Literary Agency

Publishers

Midnight Ink
Five Star
Virtual Tales

Interests & Hobbies

Mystery Writing