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    Fenway Stevenson Mysteries Book 7—​Coming March 9, 2021!

    The Accused Coroner


    On the run. Accused of murder—with no way out.

    Coroner Fenway Stevenson is accused of a homicide she didn't commit—but all the evidence points to her. Staying one step ahead of the police, she discovers one secret after another about not only the victim, but about her mother's secret past. With the body count rising and the killer still on the loose, can Fenway find the truth and prove her innocence before she becomes the next victim?


    Now available for preorder on all major retailers!



    We're #1!

    This summer, The Reluctant Coroner hit NUMBER ONE on the Kindle Free, Kobo Free and the Apple Books Free charts—not just for mysteries, but for the entire free store! Other books quickly climbed the paid book charts, including The Incumbent Coroner as #6 in Kindle African American Mysteries, and The Incumbent Coroner, The Upstaged Coroner, and The Courtroom Coroner all graced the Nook Indie Top 100!

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  • About Paul Austin Ardoin

    Paul Austin Ardoin is a California native who is the author of the Fenway Stevenson mystery series. He has published short fiction and humorous essays in the anthologies Bottomfish and Sweet Fancy Moses, and articles about computer security in California Computer News and European Communications. When he’s not writing novels or trying to save the world through better computer security, Paul plays keyboards in a dance rock band. He lives in the Sacramento area with his wife, two teenagers, and a menagerie of animals.



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