Playing with Fire

Patricia Bradley Mystery Question

This past week I spent time at Destin with my family, so my blog post is a little short. ūüôā I had no idea the waves could get so high down there. I almost thought I was in Hawaii! Last week’s Mystery Question. Which one of the following technologies is incorrect? ¬†Generic property marker: a water-based solution that can be …

Reader Friday: Coming Home

Patricia Bradley Book Review

This week I’ve been reading stories from¬†Coming Home, A Tiny House Collection. The one I’ve enjoyed most so far is a suspense by Chandra Lynn Smith.¬†The Light that Holds Her¬†grabbed me when the heroine started finding yellow marbles everywhere. And then she discovers a wife abuser is coming after her. Where do you hide in a tiny house? I n …

Two New Releases and A Giveaway

Patricia Bradley New Books

September and October bring two new releases for me! First,¬†Justice Buried, the second book in the Memphis Cold Case Novels releases September 5. And on October 3, The Kill Zone: Ten Deadly Thrillers with my novella,¬†Revenge, releases. in honor of that, I’m holding a Rafflecopter¬†and giving away a $25 Amazon gift card! a Rafflecopter giveaway Check out the Back Cover …

Crime Doesn’t Pay

Patricia Bradley Mystery Question

I am excited to report I’ve just finished my novella for¬†The Kill Zone: Ten Deadly Thrillers! It was satisfying to finish Andi and Will’s story from¬†Justice Delayed.¬†I’m anxious to discover what my readers think about their wrap-up. I had intended to follow up on their story in the next Memphis cold case book,¬†Justice Buried, but that story had a mind …

These Hallowed Grounds

Patricia Bradley Hallowed Ground

I had planned another post for today, but Saturday a friend came from Ohio and another friend and I took her to The Catfish Hotel and then onto Shiloh. I’ve been to the military park many times, and seeing row after row of markers always affects me. This time was no¬†different. Total casualties were 23,746 men including 3,254 men who …

Slugburger History

Patricia Bradley Mystery Question

As I promised last week, here’s a little history on the slugburger. But first, the answer to last week’s mystery question is #2. Quite a few of you got the correct answer. ¬†Now onto the¬†slugburger. John Weeks grew up in Chicago and moved to Corinth, Mississippi, in 1917 with his four brothers, bringing with him a hamburger recipe that he …

Reader Friday – Steven James

Patricia Bradley Reader Friday

As I‚Äôve told you in the past, I‚Äôm working on two stories dealing with human trafficking and that means digging into the underbelly of this crime. However, there are others who have written fictional stories on this subject, so some of my research is done by reading those books. Last week I read¬†Every Crooked Path by Steven James. Readers, I‚Äôm …

Would you eat a Slugburger?

Patricia Bradley Mystery Question

  Last weekend our small town had a Slugburger Festival. We had things like music, amusement park rides, and an eating contest where more than a hundred and fifty people gathered around the tables during the ten-minute competition to see¬†who could eat the most slugburgers. Now, you may be wondering just what a slugburger is, and that is the Mystery …