Valerie Burns is from South Bend, Indiana, and has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science and Urban Studies from Northwestern University in Evanston, as well as a Master of Science in Administration from the University of Notre Dame and a Master of Fine Arts in Writing Popular Fiction from Seton Hill university. She now lives in Chattanooga, Tennessee. She is the author of the Samantha Washington Bookshop Mystery Series, the Lilly Echosby Mystery Series, and the RJ Franklin Mystery Series.
SAMANTHA WASHINGTON BOOKSHOP MYSTERY Series:
Main Character: Samantha Washington, book store owner and Cozy mystery author, North Harbor on the shores of Lake Michigan
LILLY ECHOSBY DOG CLUB MYSTERY Series:
Main Character: Lilly Echosby, recently divorced CPA and member of a dog club in Tennessee
RJ FRANKLIN MYSTERY Series:
Main Character: RJ Franklin Jr., detective in St. Joseph, Indiana