Gilian Baker is a former English professor who has gone on to forge a life outside academia by adding blogger, ghostwriter and cozy mystery author to her C.V. She currently uses her geeky superpowers only for good to entertain murder mystery readers the world over.




Jade Blackwell is on the trail of a killer!

The victim had a secret that leads Jade into a web of deceit and danger.
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Libel to Kill

Libel to Kill



Introducing Cozy Capers + A Chance to Win a Signed Book!

This week’s Tea & Sympathy introduces fans to “Cozy Capers,” whodunit’s for YOU to solve! Think you know the culprit? Leave the answer in the comments or on Facebook post here.  Want a chance to solve monthly Cozy Capers for a chance to win signed copies of my books? Just tap the image below!

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Oxford Comma Debate in “Libel to Kill”

My long-awaited 4th book in the Digital Detective Mystery series, Libel to Kill opens with a hot debate about the Oxford comma between two wanna-be authors: “No, no, no,” Bernadette “Bernie” Comer said sharply. “I’ve told you, the Oxford comma is vital for clarity.” Phyllis Buckley straightened in her chair. “Well, I have a brand-spankin’ new […]

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The Magic of the Writing Process

They were a different species, seemingly unrelated to us, those creative writers who trolled the English building hallways. We literature and rhetoric majors steered clear of them for the most part, whether out of fear or awe, I’m not sure. I know for myself, they were mystical beings I couldn’t fathom. They seemed to live […]

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Announcing the Murder Over Medium Virtual Book Tour

Great news everyone! Jade and I are getting ready to leave for our virtual book tour for Murder Over Medium.  Starting on Monday, Jan. 15th, you’ll find us all over the internet giving interviews and guest posting on a bunch of different blogs. We’ll also be giving away some digital copies of the book, so […]

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Murder Is In the (Tarot) Cards

Tarot cards are not a new phenomenon, even though all things metaphysical are now in vogue. In fact, the first mention of tarot cards occurred in the 1440s during the Renaissance period in Northern Italy. It may surprise you that they started out as a card game one could play alone, like Solitaire. It wasn’t […]

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Happy Holidays from Gilian, John and Kermit the Frog

Happy Holidays Everyone! No matter what holiday you celebrate at this time of year, I’d like to share with you one of my all-time favorite holiday songs.  May we all reach out our hand to the family of Man during this special season. I wish everyone true peace of mind and love enough to last throughout […]

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