New York Times & USA Today Bestselling Author

My #RT17 Schedule

Posted Apr 25 2017

RT SCHEDULE 2017   TUESDAY, MAY 2ND: Scrap Book Mania 3:45pm – 5pm Location: LL3/Conference/Industry Level Room: Dunwoody   WEDNESDAY, MAY 3RD: Panel: Highway To Hell  2:45pm – 3:45pm Location: LL3/Conference/Industry Level Room: Kennesaw   Romance Rockabilly Street Festival 8:30 to 11:30pm Location: LL1/Ballroom Level Room: Centennial Ballroom   THURSDAY, MAY 4TH: SMP SPOTLIGHT 11:15am […]


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Win a Weeklong Writer’s Retreat in New Mexico!

Posted Mar 12 2017

  ADOBE COTTAGE WRITER’S RETREAT FICTION CONTEST 2017  The Prize ​A single winner will receive a free one-week stay (seven nights and seven days) at the Adobe Cottage Writer’s Retreat in Placitas, New Mexico. The prize includes five hours of private coaching from New York Times bestselling authors Susan Donovan and Darynda Jones. The value […]


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Eleventh Grave in Moonlight is HERE!

Posted Jan 24 2017

 Woot! Woot! Eleventh Grave in Moonlight is out today!     Buy Eleventh Grave in Moonlight now! GET IT HERE!                             Emoji Surprise!!! ALL first edition hardcover copies of Eleventh Grave are signed! Okay, okay, we know that already. But what you may not know is that 25 copies […]



MEGA Deal of the Day on ALL Charley Davidson Books

Posted Jan 19 2017

TODAY ONLY!!! First Grave on the Right is a Goldbox Deal of the Day for $1.99 today only! And Charley Davidson 2-10 have been picked for a Kindle Daily Deal at $2.99!!! Click on the links below to get your copies today: ***Note: This sale is for today, January 19, 2017, only so don’t miss […]


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Emoji Surprise!!!

Posted Jan 5 2017

Emoji Surprise!!! ALL first edition hardcover copies of Eleventh Grave are signed! Okay, okay, we know that already. But what you may not know is that 25 copies are even more special! (Specialer?) 25 copies have an extra emoji ‘drawing’ somewhere on the Title Page near Darynda’s signature. DO YOU HAVE A SPECIAL COPY? You […]



Happy Holidays!!!

Posted Dec 25 2016

    Wishing you the joy of family, the gift of friends, and the best of everything in 2017. Eleventh Grave In Moonlight is almost here! Charley and the gang are back January 24th. You are in for one heck of a grim reaper surprise and then some. FREE TATTOO! Pre-order Eleventh Grave in Moonlight […]


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Quaking Hands and Slick Palms: A #HoldOnToTheLight Post

Posted Sep 26 2016

I’d like to thank the organizers of #HoldOnToTheLight for inviting me to join in on this wonderful and important cause: the treatment and prevention of mental-health related issues. In the Charley Davidson series, my heroine, a female PI who was born the grim reaper, is often put through the ringer. After all, that makes for […]


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Fun With Names By Julia Day

Posted Aug 26 2016

Welcome Julia!  We are delighted to have the the talented Julia Day host our blog and showcase her soon to be released YA contemporary romance, THE POSSIBILITY OF SOMEWHERE.  Julia is talking about names today and just how formidable naming a character can be.  Check out this amazing post on just where Julia likes to […]




Posted Jul 13 2016

Check out the cover of Eleventh Grave In Moonlight!!! Isn’t it just marvelous!!! A typical day in the life of Charley Davidson involves cheating husbands, missing people, errant wives, philandering business owners, and oh yeah…demons, hell hounds, evil gods, and dead people. Lots and lots of dead people. As a part time Private Investigator and […]



The Curse of Tenth Grave is HERE!

Posted Jun 27 2016

  Buy it Now! Read the Excerpt! If one door closes and another one opens, your house is probably haunted. -Bumper Sticker  As a Part-time PI and fulltime grim reaper, Charley Davidson has asked a lot of questions throughout her life: Why can I see dead people? Who is the hot supernatural entity following me? […]