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About Robin Merrill
Robin Merrill writes from rural Maine where she lives with her husband, their two children, and several furry friends. She has authored more than thirty books, and her poems, essays, and stories have appeared in hundreds of publications.
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Gertrude, Gumshoe Cozy Mystery Series:
Introducing Gertrude, Gumshoe
Gertrude, Gumshoe: Murder at Goodwill
Gertrude, Gumshoe and the VardSale Villain
Gertrude, Gumshoe: Slam Is Murder
Gertrude, Gumshoe: Gunslinger City
Gertrude, Gumshoe and the Clearwater Curse
Gertrude in South Dakota:
Gertrude, Gumshoe: S'more Murder
Gertrude, Gumshoe: Haunted Hotel
Gertrude, Gumshoe: Cowboy Shoot
Wing and a Prayer Mysteries:
The Whistle Blower
The Pinch Runner
The Prima Donna Featuring Gertrude, Gumshoe
Standalone Christian Fiction:
Grace Space: A Direct Sales Tale (the original Gertrude story)
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Esther is her granddaughter's last chance.
Esther hasn't seen Zoe in years and hardly knows her. But she's not going to turn her away. Zoe is family, and she's a child.
A wild child. How will Esther keep her from self-destructing?
Zoe wants nothing to do with the crazy-hat lady from her grandmother's creepy old church. But as Rachel starts to share herself with young Zoe, Esther sees a change. Will it be enough?
She begged God to rescue her.
He said, “Go.”
So she headed out into the blizzard. In a car that wasn’t exactly hers, with a dog who wasn’t exactly a rat terrier, she drove. Until she ran out of gas in the small Maine town of Mattawooptock. Mattawoopwhat? What on earth is God thinking?
But it is there, in a weird little bathroom in a weird little church in a weird little town that Maggie Hansen finds herself. And as God would have it, she finds a lot more than that.
You will love this book because it will warm your heart. Read it today!
Nora hasn't seen her son in three days, and no one seems to care.
His friends say they haven't seen him, but Nora thinks they're lying. The police say he's just run off, but Nora knows this isn't true. He might be a troublemaker, but he wouldn't do this to her. She will not rest until she finds him, but she's in it alone.
Then one day, crippled by fatigue and fear, Nora finds her way to a weird little church. And suddenly, she's not alone anymore.
Pastor Adam has issued the burgeoning congregation of New Beginnings a challenge: It's time for boots on the ground.
It's time to go out into Carver Harbor and meet real people where they're really at. Some congregants are more comfortable with this new direction than others are. Rachel and Cathy are thrilled. Fiona and Chevon? Not so much.
Esther and gang will find their mettle tested as they come face-to-face with circumstances so difficult there seems to be no possible solution.
But with their God, the impossible becomes possible.
A cop killer hiding out in the church. A girl with a terrifying secret. Unpaid bills. Empty cupboards. A pastor so tired, he might not survive the day.
Is God still listening?
Has Open Door Church run its course?
Or does God have more in store?
When circumstances force Galen to slow down, he hears something new. And he can hardly believe what God has to say.
Yes, God is still listening. Get your Revival today!
And then there’s young Daniel, who seems to be working miracles in their midst, which of course, isn’t possible. Or is it?
A disgraced spouse. A devastated daughter. Can one woman’s faith in the Almighty’s plan right a string of wrongs?
Tonya Mendell has really tried her best. Desperate to be a model pastor’s wife and mother, she’s shocked when her thirteen-year-old daughter pranks the reclusive woman next door. And when Tonya discovers her husband is having an affair, her heart sinks when her only child flees the house in response.
Knowing the scandal could rock the town and cost her husband his job, the faithful woman clings to the remnants of her tattered marriage. But seeing her relationship with her daughter and her own dignity at stake, Tonya’s only hope is to put her trust in God to make things right.
Can this tortured soul follow the path the Lord intends and discover the healing she needs?
Knocking is the heartfelt first book in the New Beginnings Christian Fiction series. If you like relatable women, strong believers, and tales of redemption, then you’ll love Robin Merrill’s uplifting story.
Buy Knocking to see Christ’s guidance today!
Bad guys beware: There's a soccer mom on your trail.
With three kids, Sandra's life is a whirlwind of activity. Yet, sometimes she's a little bored.
When a referee drops dead during her son's soccer game, and a short man claiming to be an angel asks her to help investigate—suddenly, life's not such a routine.
The angel (is he really an angel?) tells her to go undercover as a soccer referee, which, of course, is ridiculous. She hasn't run anywhere since high school.
But Sandra will find out she is still capable of far more than she thought—with a little help from above.
Finally settled in her new South Dakota "office," Gertrude and Calvin get their first real client. But why is she dressed like a time traveler?
Brace yourself as Gertrude and Calvin discover the world of cowboy action shooting in order to catch the killer of one of the sport's most beloved shooters.
Can Calvin keep Gertrude from touching the guns? Can Gertrude solve the case before the sheriff does? Will Gertrude's sleuthing skills actually earn her a paycheck? Find out in Cowboy Shoot!
When a movie star dies at the famous haunted hotel, she finds herself with two cases to solve. Or are these two cases connected? The mysterious green feathers she keeps finding everywhere seem to suggest so.