Gale Deitch


Gale Deitch enjoys writing all types of fiction—novels, short stories, flash fiction and poetry. Her stories and poetry have appeared in various literary journals.Although most culinary mysteries take place in small town USA locales, having been born and raised and still residing in the Washington, DC area, Gale’s Trudie Fine mystery series, and much of her other writing, is based in her hometown, Washington, DC.
Gale works for a large non-profit nursing home and senior living system. She has two grown children and one grandchild and lives with her husband in Rockville, Maryland.

Smashwords Interview

What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
It may seem strange to someone who is not a writer, but sitting alone in a room with four walls and a computer creating my characters and their world gives me more of a high than almost anything else.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
I love having control over every aspect of my books. I make all the decisions about my cover art, interior formatting, and most important, my stories and characters.
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Where to find Gale Deitch online


Fine Dining
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,400. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Trudie Fine’s good friend May is discovered sitting by the body of her dead brother, holding a bloody knife, the case seems as cut and dried as sliced okra. Trudie believes in her friend and sets out to prove May’s innocence. But if May isn’t the killer, who is? Trudie's sleuthing plunges her into a jambalaya of dangerous waters. Recipes included!
A Fine Fix
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,790. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
More than anything, Trudie Fine wants to make her catering company a success, but the business is in jeopardy when a murder is committed at her first big gig and her partner is the prime suspect.

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cozy    cozy culinary    culinary mystery    fiction    food    mystery    recipes    recipes included    series    woman sleuth    women