Dana Mentink


Dana is perpetually in search of a great story, either through painfully expensive trips to the book store or in her own labors in front of the computer. Her series of UP FINNY’S NOSE mysteries debuted in 2007 from Barbour Books for their Heartsong Presents mystery line and were recently rereleased in e-book format. Dana also enjoys writing for Harlequin’s Love Inspired Suspense which garnered her a Romantic Times Reviewer’s Choice Award in 2010 and a Holt Medallion Merit Award in 2012. Her first book with Moody Publishers entitled JUNGLE FIRE, will debut in the spring of 2013. In addition to writing fourteen novels, Dana has enjoyed her role as book reviewer for the California Women’s Retreat.

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Bye Bye Birdie
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Blueberry farmer Misty Hart hears an eerie voice floating through the trees. Before she knows it, she’s in the middle of a mystery involving an abducted parrot, a missing treasure and a political feud. If she doesn’t get to the bottom of the mess quickly, someone will put her on ice faster than her famous pies. At the end of this short cozy mystery is the recipe for Misty’s blueberry pie filling.