Posts Tagged ‘ Washington DC ’

No Indie Authors at National Book Festival

August 30, 2014
Official poster of the 2014 National Book Festival

As I write this post the 2014 National Book Festival is underway in Washington, D.C. According to the Festival’s webpage: This year’s festival will feature authors, poets and illustrators in several pavilions well into the evening. Festival-goers can meet and hear firsthand from their favorite poets and authors, get books signed, enjoy special entertainment, and stay up late for special new graphic novel, poetry and film programs. What visitors to the National Book Festival will…

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Paranormal Trouble in the Nation’s Capital

December 22, 2013
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Magazine reporter Kelly Kaufman is assigned to dig into a political figure who wants to run for president. But in Robin Murphy’s paranormal mystery “Federal City’s Secret” Kelly’s in over her head, and when she fails to contact her mother Shawna for two weeks, Shawna calls the paranormal investigators. (She has some shadows and such in her apartment and uses this to bring them to D.C.) Once Marie Bartek and her paranormal group take care…

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Inside The Mind of a Serial Killer

October 1, 2012
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For a month in the fall of 2002, the Washington, D.C. area was terrorized by a series of apparently random sniper attacks. The victims were innocent men, women, and a child, doing everyday things, from pumping gas, to reading a book on a park bench. Eventually police caught the two gunmen, a man named John Allen Muhammed and a teenager whom Muhammad had sometimes referred to as his son, a young man by the name…

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