Prolific Mystery Writer Passes on to the Great Beyond

News that my fellow Sister in Crime Janet Elaine Smith, who published 21 books in several genres, died several weeks ago just reached me.  A bio of her amazing life is posted on

“Janet Elaine Smith has been a successful, well-known magazine writer for over 30 years. She now has 21 successful books published, in 6 genres, which all reveal her delightful sense of humor. She also has e non-fiction books available: Promo Paks (marketing tips for authors), Rebel With a Cause her memoirs), and The Flood of the Millennium (her role in the devastating flood in Grand Forks ND in 1997).”  You can read the rest at

Her obituary can be found at:




Leave a comment

Filed under authors, children's books, writers

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s