The Smash-Up

"The Smash-Up" is a re-imagining of ideas from a Fitzgerald novel, set in Colorado in the 1970s. It is one of the stories in my collection coming out next year. You can read it now by sending an email to palavrpubl@gmail.com and joining my email…

Special for our email friends

The print copy of Line in the Sand is coming in December. For you we have a special offer. Buy the ebook now ($2.99) and get a coupon for $5 off a print copy, autographed by your favorite author (or by Fred Andersen, if your favorite author…

Winner of the $50.00 Amazon gift card missing!

David McQueen won the drawing for the $50 Amazon gift card by buying A Line in the Sand at the pre-pub price of 99 cents, and joining our email list. But the contact info was incorrect or mishandled. HELP US FIND DAVID! Hints: he lives in the…

A ride any reader will want to take

Reviews are in for "A Line in the Sand" . . . "a memorable, highly recommended story of killers, cartels, and innocents changed by a series of deadly encounters." Midwest Book Review "It’s a ride any reader will want to take, a journey…

ALITS on AMAZON

A Line in the Sand now on Amazon https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=a9_asc_1?rh=i%3Astripbooks%2Ck%3Aa+line+in+the+sand+fred&keywords=a+line+in+the+sand+fred&ie=UTF8&qid=1535062399 pre-order now for delivery Sept. 24. No fantasy…

"A Line in the Sand" now on Nook

Pre-order the new book by Fred Andersen at B&N. It's a story of horrible violence, thrilling action and emotional suspense. Two heavily-armed killers are defeated by a man with a button; a kidnapping takes place in the most strongly-guarded…

"A Line in the Sand" now available for pre-order: 99 cents

A new suspense novel from Fred Andersen When are you safe? Who do you trust? Is it ever right to do wrong? These questions drive the characters in A LINE IN THE SAND, the story of four near-strangers who must band together to defeat a vicious…

What should a writer read?

As a mystery/suspense writer, what should I be reading to learn and grow in my craft? The best sellers: Paretsky, Patterson & Slaughter? (Sounds like a bond-trading house). The classics? Definitely, but just how classic: 90s? 40s? Dickens?…

The Advocate's Dilemma by Teresa Burrell

Attorney Sabre Brown’s day is going well until she walks into her office and finds a dead man sprawled across her desk. When, Bob, her best friend and colleague is suspected of the murder, and Sabre’s minor client has information that might…