Author Bart Ambrose

VIsit Bart’s WEbsite Author Bart Ambrose Arizona native Bart Ambrose grew up on an Arizona cotton farm where he spent his nights reading novels and teaching himself to play guitar. He graduated from ASU and worked as a natural resource conservationist. A second career took him to Nashville, writing and teaching songwriting and guitar. In […]

Author Trish Dolasinski

VIsit Trish’s WEbsite Author Trish Dolasinski Historical fiction author, Trish Dolasinski, Ed.D. is a freelance writer, editor, and assistant adjunct professor at Grand Canyon University. She is published in local and national magazines, has facilitated writer’s groups, and has been both a regular and guest book review columnist. A preschool through college teacher for over […]

Author Lynne Anders

VIsit Lynne’s WEbsite Author Lynne Anders Lynne Anders is a relatively new author who lives in the heat of Arizona most of the year with her husband and friends. You can also find her on a cruise ship during spring and in New York City to see plays in the in fall. She began her […]

Author David Alyn Gordon

VIsit David’s WEbsite Author David Alyn Gordon I have been a social studies teacher, principal, and founding owner of the Grand Canyon College Preparatory Academy in Tempe, Arizona. I grew up reading and watching science and historical fiction. I am also a big baseball fan. I have combined my various passions in the Jigsaw series, […]

Author Diana Grillo

VIsit Diana’s WEbsite Author Diana Grillo Diana M. Grillo grew up in a struggling Italian immigrant family with an abusive father. She lived in a wealthy suburb in Westchester County, New York. The neighborhood’s substantial wealth and social status starkly contrasted with her family’s, making Diana feel as though she never quite belonged. She became […]

Author Katrina Shawver

VIsit Katrina’s WEbsite Author Katrina Shawver Katrina Shawver is a writer, experienced public speaker, and lifelong history geek. She wrote for the Arizona Republic newspaper for eleven years. During that time, she met Henry Zguda, a Polish Catholic survivor of German concentration camps, and soon offered to write his story. She is the recipient of […]

Author Cynthia Anne Finefrock

VIsit Cynthia Anne’s WEbsite Author Cynthia Anne Finefrock Cynthia Anne Finefrock lives in Scottsdale, AZ with her furry roommates, Winston and Sparrow.  Cynthia’s true passion in life is experiencing as much of the world as possible through the lens of her camera. After designing a website to showcase her diverse photography, Cynthia decided to edit her […]

Author Earl Goldmann

VIsit Earl’s WEbsite Author Earl Goldmann Earl L. Goldmann launched his first memoir Bounce Back in 2017 at age 82, and his second memoir titled Intestinal Fortitude in 2022 at the age of 88. He is currently writing a third memoir to be out at age 90! Earl taught high school Social Studies and coached […]

Author Patricia Brooks

VIsit Patricia’s WEbsite Author Patricia Brooks Patricia L Brooks is president/founder of Brooks Goldmann Publishing, LLC and Scottsdale Society of Women Writers, developing both over the past eighteen years. She is currently writing a non-fiction book on writing memoir and has written/published three memoirs: Sick as My Secrets, Three Husbands and a Thousand Boyfriends and […]

Author Jane Ruby

VIsit Jane’s WEbsite Author Jane Ruby Jane Frances Ruby has authored two YA Arizona Adventures, The Azurite Encounter and its sequel, Voiceless Whispers. She’s also written several award-winning short works including Surviving the Catholic School from Hell, an essay describing abuse at her elementary school, Brutal Hackage, a sci-fi YA short story about an assassin […]