Peggy Kopman-Owens


Peggy Kopman-Owens has spent much of her life, living and working in unusual locations around the world among the rich and famous as an airline and private jet crewmember.

During her career in aviation, she has lived and worked in more than thirty-five countries on five continents.

At university, she studied art, anthropology, law, and five languages, but aviation stole her heart early on. She confesses that travel and meeting people from every walk of life has provided her with the greatest education, which anyone – even a mystery writer - might imagine.
“In the end, the most any of us can hope to become is a reflection of the people we meet... and if we are lucky enough, of those who love us.”

The Apricot Tree House Mystery Series

Cover Photographs & Designs © Roger Kopman
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Author's Photograph © Michael Owens

Where to find Peggy Kopman-Owens online


A Summer Abroad
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 164,780. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014 by Aventura eBooks. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
By 16 I could not stop dreaming of faraway places. Romance novels under my bed went unread replaced with European travel guides. I didn't bother to hide these. Instead I left them out in plain view where each would become a marker on my imaginary trek across the world. I devoured them with the same voracious appetite that I had romances. Somewhere someone was waiting to change my life forever.
PARIS Apartment for Rent
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 111,170. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013 by Aventura eBooks. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Zack waited outside the Épicier until movement on the third floor two doors away caught his eye.Why had the beautiful young French woman been so willing to offer a perfect stranger, an American, her apartment & one month free rent? It was a mystery which demanded investigation but was the secret worth risking eviction? What was he missing in translation & in the odd behavior of his neighbors?
Gaman, The Japanese Art of Patience
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 92,520. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013 by Aventura eBooks. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Hiromi has come back to Paris to settle an old score. Neutralizing Ben Foulof, a rogue agent on the run, was just another assignment before it became personal. Her best chance to redeem herself for an embarrassing missed attempt lies in mentoring her cousin Oki, who has discovered Ben living on Malta. Jamie Litton is accused of murdering his French lover. Ben is his only alibi.
The Seasons in the Garden
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 75,200. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012 by Aventura eBooks. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
In a loft in the 18th Arrondissment near Montmartre, Jamie Litton has become intoxicated with his life as a member of Parisian Café Society. Talented, but eccentric artists, musicians, and poets unconditionally embrace their newest member, not knowing that Jamie hides a dangerous secret....
The Promise
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 67,560. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012 by Aventura eBooks. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Two journalism students from university, are best friends with different destinies. Jamie Litton struggles to become a mystery writer & Ben Foulof works as an journalist for an international news organization. On discovering the organization’s real purpose, Ben is already in too deep, but abandons this spy game of the wealthy to become a condemned rogue agent, the target of a worldwide search.

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