TJ Perkins is a gifted and well-respected author in the mystery/suspense genre. A member of the Maryland Writer’s Association and Sisters In Crime, her short stories for young readers have appeared in the Ohio State 6th Grade Proficiency Test Preparation Book, Kid’s Highway Magazine, and Webzine ‘New Works Review,’ just to name a few. She’s placed three times in the CNW/FFWA chapter book competition. Her short story of light horror for tweens, The Midnight Watch, was publication Oct 2007 by Demon Minds Magazine. Her self-publishing achievements are being greatly recognized and TJ is also conducting speaking engagements at colleges and libraries, offering advice to others.
Finished works of her young reader’s chapter books are entitled: The Fire and the Falcon (which won two chapter book awards), Wound Too Tight, Mystery of the Attic, and On Forbidden Ground. Published books in the Kim & Kelly Mystery Series include: Fantasies Are Murder, The Secret in Phantom Forest, Trade Secret, Image in the Tapestry (which won a chapter book award) and In the Grand Scheme of Things (all with GumShoe Press 2006).
Mystery of the Attic was made into a play by the Café Theater in NJ, Oct. 2005. The storyline of this book will be the basis for a new and exciting interactive family amusement park ride currently in the hands of dark ride manufacturer Alterface
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Image in the Tapestry
The mystery of Black Bart and his connection to Wells Fargo and a local family stokes Kim's curiosity. And what's hidden in the wall of an ancient building that's now the town's library?
Book 3 in the Kim & Kelly Mystery Series.
Pursued across the sands for a chance to snatch away a mysterious coin that holds the 'key.' A trip to Egypt turns out to be more dangerous than expected. Kim & Kelly get help from an unexpected ally.
Fantasies Are Murder
Can Kim & Kelly catch the murderer before they're next?! With the help of Detective Eddie Bancroft they just may have a chance!
Wound Too Tight
Shawn's fate and his friend's lives hang in the balance and everything depends on discovering the secret of an enchanted pocketwatch. Less
On Forbidden Ground
Defeating evil could mean the fate of the world - can Melissa stop it in time?
Mystery of the Attic
Melissa and Becky come up against an evil spirit that will stop at nothing to keep them from solving an age-old murder. It could cost them their lives and time is running out!
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