A Trace of Smoke
“A Trace of Smoke” is a mystery that follows a crime reporter through 1931 Berlin as she searches for her brother's killer, a trail that leads from the city's dark underbelly to the top ranks of the rising Nazi party.
A few years ago I quit my job, sold my house, and moved to Hawaii to write a novel because, at seven, I decided that I would be a writer. I now have a two book contract from Tor for a mystery series set in Berlin in the 1930s. A Trace of Smoke is due out in...