A Box Full of Trouble

A Box Full of Trouble

I got home at dusk and saw the shoe box on the steps of my Airstream. It wasn't there when I left. The hackles went up on my neck.

A Book That Will Make You Believe in Murder Again

Brash Books just published my first novel, Double Wide. I wrote the first version of it in the 1980s. What are we looking at here—more than three decades? Sounds about right.

From War to Peace

I had (and still have) an abiding love for the Peace Corps.

Blood on the Tracks

The rescue unit flipped the lights to frantic flashing and gained speed after turning onto the highway.

Woman of Mystery

Bestselling mystery novelist J.A. Jance came to Tucson earlier this month to sign copies of "Proof of Life," the newest book in her J.P. Beaumont series.

Checkpoint Trauma

Joshua Garcia's pulse quickens every time he approaches a U.S. Border Patrol checkpoint.

Storming the Wall

One hot day in Tabasco, southern Mexico, in 2015, author Todd Miller met three young Honduran farmers trying to escape catastrophe.

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    • So like Leo... picture of an Airstream ... Leo sees a double wide. Kind of…

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    • I ordered the book yesterday. Can't wait.

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