I have always loved to read. I grew up with Agatha Christie, Alistair Maclean and so many others who filled my imagination with intrigue and mystery. The TV show, Murder She Wrote, kept me entertained when I wasn't reading late into the night.
Over the years, my taste in books changed to include the supernatural and paranormal genres and later reflected in my selection of shows, such as Supernatural, The Vampire Diaries and The Originals.
My first book, The Dead Game, is a paranormal suspense/mystery. I've brought together all of my favorites and created an enticing package of mystery, paranormal and horror. It brings fantasy and the surreal to the simple murder mystery. It has dead bodies and suspects. However, it also has humans, vampires and vampire derivatives. A touch of romance is thrown in to spice up the mix.
Author Susanne Leist grew up in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn with her older, bookworm brother. She followed his steps into the pages of mysteries and science fiction. She never considered writing prose until she helped her own daughter with her essays as she applied to college. Additionally, the show, “Murder She Wrote”, also inspired her more to become a writer.... read full interview