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About Author
Karen Musser Nortman
Karen Musser Nortman
  • Writing: Mysteries, Time Travel Romance, Science Fiction
  • Country: United States
  • Books: 4
  • Profession: Retired Teacher and Test Developer
  • Born: 3 January
  • Member Since: Jan 2018
  • Profile Views: 4,071

Karen Musser Nortman has turned her avocation of RV camping into a cozy mystery series (the Frannie Shoemaker Campground Mysteries) and a time travel series (the Time Travel Trailer Books). Five of the mysteries and two of the time travel books have been designated IndieBRAG Medallion honorees and several have been shortlisted in Chanticleer Review contests.

Readers can get a free copy of the first Frannie Shoemaker book, "Bats and Bones," by signing up for her newsletter on her website.

She also writes a blog on her website about her own camping escapades and other topics.

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To Cache a Killer (The Frannie Shoemaker Campground Mysteries Book 5)

Publish Date: Aug 14, 2015

Genre: Mysteries

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  • On 18, 07 2018

    Karen Musser Nortman interview

    Our prestigious member, Karen Musser Nortman have always wanted to write but her life intervened. Later, after getting retired from her second career as a test developer, she decided to get back into writing. Of all her books, 5 mysteries and 2-time travel books have been designated IndieBRAG Medallion honorees while several others have been shortlisted in Chanticleer... read full interview