20/20 News, Friday, Feb. 13th at 9 p.m.

Just found out that the news show “20/20″ is airing its show tomorrow night for which they interviewed me in my role as assistant district attorney.  They’re doing a story about danger to realtors, and interviewed me about an appeal I handled a couple of years ago in which a realtor was attacked.  (She survived […]

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20/20 Foresight

A week ago I was interviewed by the ABC news show “20/20.”  They’re doing a story about danger to realtors, and wanted to talk to me about an appeal I handled for the State a couple of years ago in which a realtor was attacked by someone to whom she was showing a house.  (She […]

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Appearances

Yesterday I appeared on AMI radio in Florida. Wish I could have been there in person; it’s on an island. Tomorrow night, Monday the 12th, I’ll be at the La Cantera Barnes & Noble at 7 p.m., speaking to their mysteries reading group. Randy Beamer may be there to tape part of it for a […]

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DEFIANCE COUNTY now available as ebook

My novel DEFIANCE COUNTY is now available exclusively at amazon.com as an ebook, with a new introduction by me.  This is one of my fictional-small-town Texas mysteries, and my only one featuring a woman protagonist.  That part was fun to write, especially the scenes in the beauty shop with all-women casts.  Of course I’ve never […]

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article about SHADOW

Here’s a link to a new article about my new novel.  It appears in “The Big Thrill,” the magazine of the International Thriller Writers.  They work really hard at promotional activities, more so than any writers’ organization I’ve ever known.   The Big Thrill story about your book will go live this evening: http://www.thebigthrill.org/the-big-thrill/current-issue/   An email blast to our […]

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Texas Book Festival

Off today for this event, which is bigger than ever this year.  Well over two hundred authors, of everything from novels to cookbooks to children’s books.  There are at least a dozen events an hour.  I’ll be on a panel at 11 a.m. Saturday talking about my new novel SHADOW KNIGHT’S MATE.  Then signing, first […]

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Nice Review

Nice review posted today of SHADOW KNIGHT’S MATE, in the Rivard Report.  I didn’t even know they did book reviews.  I need to stay more current. And today I wrote my first Amazon reviews.  Figured I should start returning the favor. Here’s the review: http://therivardreport.com/san-antonio-writer-jay-brandon-takes-international-plot-shadow-knights-mate/  

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First signing, SHADOW KNIGHT’S MATE

Tomorrow is my first signing of this new novel, Thursday the 25th at The Twig, in the Pearl complex, San Antonio, 5 to 7 p.m.  I hope to see a lot of people there.  I see it’s supposed to be a reading, so I have to figure out what part to read.  I like talking […]

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Texas Book Festival

TEXAS BOOK FESTIVAL! It’s official as of yesterday, when the Festival announced its list of this year’s writers, for October 25-26 in Austin.  I’ll be one of the featured authors for my new novel coming out that month.  Great timing. The list includes big names like James Ellroy and Martin Amis, and some interesting inclusions […]

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