Book List in Order: 14 titles

  • Finalist, The National Indie Excellence Awards 2019Shortlisted,¬†Chanticleer International Mystery & Mayhem Book Award (Chanticleer Book Reviews 8/11/18)MEN have once again become an issue for amateur sleuth Ginger Barnes--men who abuse their wives, ...


  • Writer's Digest Award Winning AuthorFrank Roitman is right to be suspicious--that wrongful-death lawsuit, stockholders threatening mayhem, the sudden suicide of his son-in-law and Chief Financial Officer. Now a strange blonde enters the airport on th...


  • Honorable Mention in genre fiction, Writer's Digest 2018Frank Roitman is right to be suspicious—that wrongful-death lawsuit, stockholders threatening mayhem, the sudden suicide of his son-in-law and Chief Financial Officer. Now a strange blonde...


  • HONORABLE MENTION in genre fiction, Writer's Digest 2015Lauren Beck's friends, phone, home, credit and credibility are gone, severed with surgical precision by an enemy intent on framing her for murder. Is it one of the insureds she was hired to...


  • Writer's Digest Award WinnerLauren Beck's friends, phone, home, credit and credibility are gone, severed with surgical precision by an enemy intent on framing her for murder. Is it one of the insureds she was hired to investigate? The fellow employee...


  • Who could refuse a two-week stay in a chateau perched on the edge of the Mediterranean? Certainly not Richard, who was fed up to his easel with the damp London weather. Babysitting a treasure-filled museum while his old Sorbonne roommate honeymooned ...


  • Lauren Beck's friends, phone, home, credit, and credibility are gone, severed with surgical precision by an enemy intent on framing her for murder. Is it one of the insureds she was hired to investigate? The fellow employee she upstaged? Does the dau...


  • Writer's Digest Award-Winning AuthorWhile escorting Bryn Derwyn Academy's most infamous student downtown to be scared straight by a Federal judge, Ginger Barnes is shocked to find her childhood babysitter, textile professor Charlie Finnemeyer, on tri...


  • GINGER BARNES MUST BRING DOWN THE CURTAIN ON A KILLER... "Stay away from Ludwig...or else!" Despite the ominous note, glamorous Hollywood actress Jan Fairchild is determined to visit her Pennsylvania hometown. But her old friend, amateur sleuth G...






  • TIME-OUT FOR MURDER No doubt about it, it's a killer of a game. And a major-league PR disaster for the NFL when Tomcats' quarterback Tim Duffy is found dead in the training room whirlpool. But it's a family matter for Ginger Barnes, mother and som...


  • IS MAN'S BEST FRIEND ALSO HIS DEADLIEST ENEMY? The dog days of Bryn Derwyn Academy's summer holidays yawn ahead for Ginger Barnes--headmaster's wife, mother of two teenagers and occasional detective. But the tedium is soon shattered when Dr. Karl ...


  • Gin Barnes has to get street-smart, when murder moves to Beech Tree Lane. These days Ginger Struve Barnes, who's been known to solve a crime or two on Philadelphia's affluent Main Line, has troubles of her own. Her beloved husband, Rip, headmaster...


  • When a Main Line horticulturist is strangled at the Philadelphia Flower Show, it's clear there's a bad seed in the cultivated crowd... Ginger Struve Barnes never expected to become a detective. The happily married mother of two, known for her red ...


  • Since she moved to Bryn Derwyn, Ginger Barnes has learned to expect the unexpected. But nothing could have prepared her for murder. Meet Ginger Struve Barnes--wife, mother, Phillies fan. Gin's known for her bright copper-colored hair (don't cal...