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About jeff7salter

Currently writing romantic comedy, screwball comedy, and romantic suspense. Twelve completed novels and five completed novellas. Working with three royalty publishers: Clean Reads, Dingbat Publishing, & TouchPoint Press/Romance. "Stuck on Cloud Eight" -- Nov. 2015, "Pleased to Meet Me" (novella) -- Oct. 2015, "One Simple Favor" (novella) -- May 2015, "The Ghostess & MISTER Muir" -- Oct. 2014, "Scratching the Seven-Month Itch" -- Sept. 2014, "Hid Wounded Reb" -- Aug. 2014, "Don't Bet On It" (novella) -- April 2014, "Curing the Uncommon Man-Cold -- Dec. 2013, "Echo Taps" (novella) -- June 2013, "Called To Arms Again" -- (a tribute to the greatest generation) -- May 2013, "Rescued By That New Guy in Town" -- Oct. 2012, "The Overnighter's Secrets" -- May 2012. Co-authored two non-fiction books about librarianship (with a royalty publisher), a chapter in another book, and an article in a specialty encyclopedia. Plus several library-related articles and reviews. Also published some 120 poems, about 150 bylined newspaper articles, and some 100 bylined photos. Worked about 30 years in librarianship. Formerly newspaper editor and photo-journalist. Decorated veteran of U.S. Air Force (including a remote ‘tour’ of duty in the Arctic … at Thule AB in N.W. Greenland). Married; father of two; grandfather of six.

All Creatures Great and Quirkily Named

  … The Lord God Made Them All By Jeff Salter Might as well start at the beginning… I’m told my older brother had a dog named Poochie-Boy, but the first pet I remember (during my kindergarten year of 1955-56), … Continue reading

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Parks of Every Variety

They’re Not Just National, You Know By Jeff Salter I have visited a LOT of parks and monuments (and reserves) over the years and, to tell the truth, I can’t recall which were “national” and which were “state.” It was … Continue reading

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Guest Fox Diane Theiler

  Welcome, Diane Theiler By Jeff Salter Knowing that the Gibson-Ragle Publishing Company has a collection of quality Kentucky authors, I invited Kathy Ragle last month to suggest someone as my August guest author. Always on the lookout for promotional … Continue reading

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You Wore What?

Well, They Looked Good on Errol Flynn By Jeff Salter We’re talking about wardrobe malfunctions this week… and I’ve previously posted one of the more embarrassing ones I’ve ever been connected with. Beyond that, I have the usual assortment … Continue reading

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Introducing The Duchess of Earl

  An Affectionate Tweak of Regency Novels By Jeff Salter What better time than “free week” at 4F1H to announce my newest novel (and thirteenth published fiction title), The Duchess of Earl — released two weeks ago by Clean Reads. … Continue reading

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Stormy Weather

… is not just a moody, old song By Jeff Salter Yes, it’s also a terrific song, and the best version, in my opinion, is the one with Lena Horne. But it has also been recorded by Etta James, … Continue reading

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History Comes Alive

  Jeff Shaara Writes Like He Was There By Jeff Salter Having always loved history and biography, I’m chagrined to be several years late discovering how well Jeff Shaara can bring both to life. He’s likely best known for his … Continue reading

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