Bettie Lennett Denny

Biography

Bettie Lennett Denny is a writer and digital artist now living in Portland, Oregon. For three decades she worked in television and media relations for non-profits in Omaha, Nebraska. Bettie grew up in Queens, New York, where her family shared a wall with legendary singer/songwriter Paul Simon.

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Where to buy in print

Series

Murphy Gardiner, Reporting
Tenacity is part of reporter Murphy Gardiner's DNA. Once she gets her teeth into a puzzle, she sticks with it, taking readers on curious twists and turns. Despite her cynical edge, Murphy has an empathetic side, born of her share of sorrow and setbacks. With each story, Murphy is thrust into a network of new characters who grapple with life's uncertainties and often find the meaning of human connection.
Angel Unfolding
Price: $2.99 USD.
Burying My Dead
Price: $2.99 USD.

Books

Angel Unfolding
Series: Murphy Gardiner, Reporting. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,680. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A page-turning social drama, ANGEL UNFOLDING takes the reader on a journey from heartache to hope, from victimization to empowerment. Angel McQuinn finds herself in Montana Women's Prison for killing her abusive husband. Desperate for redemption, she concocts a bizarre scheme that grabs national attention, kickstarts the career of reporter Murphy Gardiner, and creates an unlikely band of allies.
Burying My Dead
Series: Murphy Gardiner, Reporting. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,930. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Oregonian reporter Murphy Gardiner unravels a family mystery, taking the reader on an absorbing ride–from contemporary genealogical research to Portland’s early years as a growing town. At its historic heart are three characters: a lonely sexton, an aspiring suffragist, and a Chinese girl forced into prostitution. Their lives collide in unconventional ways, revealing the power of human connection.