Gift with purchase!

on March 20, 2024

Dear Reader of Comedy, Mystery and History, Your enthusiasm to read A DAUGHTER OF FAIR VERONA created such a furor at my publisher, Kensington Books, to thank you they created a gift with purchase! Preorder A DAUGHTER OF FAIR VERONA online or from your favorite independent bookstore, and sign up to receive a symbols sheet… Read More


on March 7, 2024

“I need a gardener to plant my spring flowers, the toilet is leaking, and I need an assassin to kill me.” Mr. Bandara, Helen Lamb’s first and dearest client, puttered in his kitchen, cleaning up their snack of coffee and biscotti. Helen lifted her fingers off the keyboard. “Excuse me?” For your reading pleasure, EVERY… Read More

How Jayne Ann Krentz and Susan Elizabeth Phillips “discovered” Christina Dodd

on February 14, 2024

Want to see Susan and Jayne Ann Krentz discuss their considerable influence in the creation of A DAUGHTER OF FAIR VERONA? (Actually, they claimed all responsibility, which is sort of true.) Watch it on my YouTube channel or on the Daughter of Montague website.  It was filmed during Susan Elizabeth Phillips’s autographing for her newest… Read More

Autographed Christina Dodd Books for 2024

on January 20, 2024

In 2024, Christina Dodd has two full-length hardcover releases in hardcover, eBook and audiobook! EVERY SINGLE SECRET From the moment I wrote first line, I knew it would be amazing: Mr. Bandara, Helen Lamb’s first and dearest client, puttered in his kitchen, cleaning up their snack of coffee and biscotti. “I need a gardener to… Read More

What do *you* think of

on December 24, 2023

Once upon a time a young couple named Romeo and Juliet met and fell in love. You probably know that story, and how it ended (hint: badly). Only here’s the thing: That’s not how it ended at all. Romeo and Juliet are alive and well and the parents of seven kids. I’m the oldest, with… Read More

Author holiday lunch!

on November 27, 2023

  A peek at the fabulous lunch I enjoyed with: standing, Jayne Ann Krentz, Kristin Hannah, Moi and seated, Megan Chance. We talked, we laughed, we brainstormed, after three and a half hours, we shut down the restaurant. They really wanted to prepare for dinner, but we were having so much fun, they let us… Read More

Listen to Voldemort the Potato!

on May 19, 2023

When life gives you a potato that looks like Voldemort, what else can you do but make a video? I mean, sure, it’s stupid — but it’s funny! Bonus: Afterward Voldemort was baked and eaten. With butter and sour cream. And bacon. And cheese. Seemed appropriate. Want to thwart the evil Voldemort and learn more… Read More

Today! FORGET WHAT YOU KNOW…but the past remembers…

on March 6, 2023

Hardcover Trade Paperback eBook Audio More Buying Options             When Luca thought of someone deliberately trying to kill his wife, he did not secretly want to roar in fury.             As if she read his mind, Zoey said, “I am no longer your wife.”             “I am aware.” Tell that… Read More


on January 9, 2023

Now an audiobook exclusive! Listen to an excerpt. WELCOME TO GOTHIC, a Time Travel romantic suspense and audiobook exclusive, out now for your reading enjoyment. A novella companion to Christina Dodd’s popular Last Seen in Gothic series starring POINT LAST SEEN, on sale now, and FORGET WHAT YOU KNOW, coming March 7! Become a mailing list friend… Read More

One Day Only! $1.99 E-Book WRONG ALIBI

on August 19, 2022

This sale was one day only, November 20, 2022. Please join my mailing list for timely news about book sales, book releases and funny insights into the writing life. Join!  Read a sample newsletter called “I did not get arrested” for your daily laugh! WRONG ALIBI is a homage to one of my favorite stories, The… Read More