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A Note From Lynsay

Hello all! Well, we've made it to spring. YAY! I'm not sure mother nature knows that though since I woke up to snow this morning. Let's hope that was winter's last hurrah and we are in for sun and fun in the future. read on

 
New Release

March 31 2009: The Immortal Hunter, the 11th book in the Argeneau/Rogue Hunter series is here. It's about Martine's son Decker Argeneau Pimms. He's a sweetie and his Dani is a doll, so I hope you enjoy their story, as well as the secrets coming out in this one. By the way, for any who don't know yet, the promised sample chapter is now up at the website for your perusal. Enjoy!

Also March 31 2009: The reissue of Love Bites hits the stands. I know this is good news for those of you who have been writing me complaining you can't find a copy of that story anywhere.

 
Upcoming Releases

Sept 29 2009: The Renegade Hunter, which is the 12th book in the Argeneau/Rogue Hunter series is coming out this fall.  It will introduce you to an Argeneau who has been out of the picture for quite a while.  Intrigue and mystery surround this character and many of the Argeneaus you’ve met in the past will get involved in this story, along with your favourite enforcers and even a Willan or two.

January 2010: Another paranormal anthology called Bitten By Cupid will be coming out this winter. And because four very different writers will be contributing to this anthology, there will definitely be something every reader can sink their teeth into.

Winter 2010: The second book tentatively called Sweet Shrew from the Devil Of The Highlands series will be coming out this winter although no definitive release date has been set as of yet. It involves Evelinde’s brother Alex d’Aumesbery and his bride to be, Merewen, the Stewart Shrew.

 
Answers to the Valentine's Crossword

This crossword was based on Lynsay's Argeneau series and on love. Please View Crossword Answers

 
The Rogue Hunter Crossword

This crossword is based on The Rogue Hunter, 10th book in the Argeneau/Rogue Hunter series.

Across
1 This vehicle is used in water. (4)
3 Cathy Latimer called Sam one of her uncle's _______. (7)
5 Sam and Mortimer travel on _______. (7)
8 Decker, Garrett and Justin work for the _______. (7)
9 Cottage country is all about fun in the ___. (3)
10 The Latimer girl calls Sam one of Uncle Clarence's _____s. (5)
12 Wildlife that commonly found in rural or urban settings. (8)
14 Sam, Jo and Alex are all ______s. (6)
15 Jo was completely grossed out when she thought she'd stepped on this. (4)
16 Sam, Jo and Alex are sisters but also _______. (7)
18 Decker's cottage is in this town. (10)
20 The leeches made Sam itch like _____. (5)
21 Decker was originally from this country but currently resides in Toronto. (7)
23 Cottage country is the perfect spot for an immortal due to the _________. (9)
26 The Willan that is a lawyer. (3)
27 Mortimer was perplexed when he witnessed Sam chasing Alex as she mowed the lawn, doing a ___ waving of objects around Alex's head and then her own head. (3)
28 Sam had to cut her vacation short and help look for Cathy Latimer as they thought she'd been _________. (9)
32 Sam was suffering from an ___ infection. (3)
33 Sam and Mortimer ____d the others to the Andersons party and won even though they were in the slower boat! (4)
35 Sam could not seem to keep her _______. (7)
36 The Willan that is a gourmet chef. (4)
37 Decker, Garrett and Justin's ________ was called Morty and the Muppets according to Justin. (8)
38 Mortimer's mother used to call his father Sweet ____. (4)

Down
1 The blood ____ in the fridge went bad during the power outage. (4)
2 The girls invited Decker, Garrett and Justin over for a _____ ______ party. (11)
4 The men caught the Willan sisters in the moonlight. (9)
6 A common nuisance in cottage country. (9)
7 Clarence is Cathy's _____. (5)
11 The girl that was an involuntary snack at the beginning of the story. (5)
13 Jo's first guess was that Mortimer, Bricker and Decker were ___________ dancers before they formed a rock band now known as The Rippers. (11)
16 The Willan sisters always have ___ when they're together. (3)
17 Garrett and Sam's midnight interlude was rudely interrupted by these pests. (7)
18 Garrett's last name. (8)
19 Decker goes by Pimms or ________. (8)
22 The faster boat is called ______ (6)
24 Provincial police are called the ___. (3)
25 Sam seemed pretty _______ due to her ear infection. (7)
29 The power outage party took place on the ____. (4)
30 Decker is going by this last name right now. (5)
31 Sam has a wet _____ involving Mortimer. (5)
34 Alex is a ____. (4)

 

The Latest On Lynsay's Foreign Books

There’s an adage familiar to most people that says something along the lines of how modern technology is making the world a smaller place as each day passes. Now, while the internet and newsletters such as this one prove the point extremely well, I have, over the past few weeks, been made even more aware of the truth of the smaller world sentiment. Only this time it’s been a rather strange and peculiar occurrence which has made particularly conscious of this concept.  It seems like every other day there’s been a knock on the back door of spice acres which, upon opening the door, is revealed as yet another express mail delivery through the international networks of UPS, DHL, NCIS, SVU, CSI (Ontario), or whoever it is that delivers packages and solves crimes in our neck of the woods. So many of these recent deliveries have been samples of foreign language editions of Lynsay’s books... read on.

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