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The Empress and Le Monstre

Frederick of Prussia never referred to Empress Maria Theresa as anything but the Queen of Hungary. She, in turn, privately called him “le Monstre.” They never met, but here from Prussian Counterpoint is an encounter between the Empress and the … Continue reading

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Haydn in the Bergl Rooms

In the later years of her life, the Empress Maria Theresa had a summer apartment decorated for herself in the imperial summer palace, Schönbrunn. The set of four rooms—a salon, a study, a bedchamber, and a fourth room whose use … Continue reading

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Haydn’s Great Escape

Starting Wednesday, Haydn and I will be on tour with Dolly Caswell’s Great Escapes Virtual Book Tour Company. Join us to read a selection of excerpts from the book and win a print copy of Aria to Death. Click on the … Continue reading

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Read Excerpts from A Minor Deception: A Joseph Haydn Mystery

Interested in reading a series of excerpts to get a feel for my debut mystery? Well, you’re in luck. Goddess Fish Promotions is hosting a two-week Excerpt Tour for me starting January 2. Every blog hosting me will post an … Continue reading

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