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Park Avenue, New York

Posted by on December 10, 2016 in Gallery, Paintings | Comments Off on Park Avenue, New York

Park Avenue, New York

Here’s a little 8 x 8 painting of Park Avenue, looking toward Grand Central Station. I’m auctioning this painting on eBay to raise money for the American Refugee Committee.  Here’s a link to all the paintings I’m auctioning off for charity. They get 100% of the proceeds–every penny–automatically through eBay’s charity program. You can read more here about why I’m auctioning off paintings for charity at this particular moment in...

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East Village at Sunset

Posted by on December 9, 2016 in Gallery, Paintings | Comments Off on East Village at Sunset

East Village at Sunset

Auction ends Dec 19! Click here to visit eBay & see all the paintings I’m auctioning for charity. How long has it been since I’ve posted a painting? Forever, right? Well, I’m always painting–I just don’t necessarily do anything with them. They tend to stack up. That’s the difficulty with an artistic pursuit like oil painting. What do you do with them once they’re finished? If I were a professional artist, I would photograph them, submit them to a gallery, list them for sale online–but...

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The Girl Waits with Gun Extra-Illustrated Edition

Posted by on August 29, 2016 in Fiction, Kopp Sisters | 17 comments

The Girl Waits with Gun Extra-Illustrated Edition

UPDATE: We have a winner! Thanks for playing, everybody! Hi everybody! I made an art project, and now I’m going to give it away to you. Well, to one of you. Behold the totally unique, one-of-a-kind, handmade, extra-illustrated edition of Girl Waits with Gun , created to celebrate the publication of the sequel, Lady Cop Makes Trouble.  I will pause a moment and let you enjoy the pictures. View on Flipagram Cool, huh? If you’d like to know more about what, exactly, an extra-illustrated book is, or see a list of what...

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Celebrating 170 Years of Lady Cops

Posted by on August 28, 2016 in Kopp Sisters | Comments Off on Celebrating 170 Years of Lady Cops

Celebrating 170 Years of Lady Cops

Women were not exactly invited to join the ranks of law enforcement officers: they had to demand to be let in. In the early nineteenth century, civic-minded women turned up at police stations and jails, where they feared women and children would be mistreated if they weren’t looked after properly. They demanded to be allowed to serve, often without pay. They practically had to kick the doors down, but eventually they won, and women began making inroads into law enforcement. But after breaking down barriers for 170 years, women still only...

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Tour dates!

Posted by on August 3, 2016 in Book Tour/Events | Comments Off on Tour dates!

Here it is, folks! The official Lady Cop tour. Come see me, won’t you? Truly, it makes all the difference in the world to see a few friendly faces out there on the road. Tell your friends, drag them along, and we’ll have a good time.   More tour details...

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It’s Cocktail Hour!

Posted by on June 14, 2016 in Kopp Sisters | 10 comments

It’s Cocktail Hour!

Update: We have a winner! Thanks for playing, everybody! To celebrate the September release of LADY COP MAKES TROUBLE, the sequel to GIRL WAITS WITH GUN, we’re giving away a cocktail set and a drink recipe to go with it!  Oh, and you’ll get an advance copy of the book, too, of course.  If you’re in a book club, spread the word! Somebody in your club needs to win this, and bring the drinks. And if you want to go straight to the cocktail? Here it is. I called it The Fugitive, and when you read the book you’ll know why....

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$2.99 eBook–and free stuff!

Posted by on May 1, 2016 in Book Tour/Events, Kopp Sisters | Comments Off on $2.99 eBook–and free stuff!

The GIRL WAITS WITH GUN paperback comes out this week, and to celebrate, there’s a lot going on. First, the ebook is $2.99 right now, everywhere ebooks are sold. (get direct links here) Second, the sequel, LADY COP MAKES TROUBLE, is now available for pre-order everywhere. Oh, and I’m going out on the road this month. Am I coming to a city near you? Finally, we are giving a bunch of stuff away on my Facebook page! Go here to enter. Here’s what you can win:   View on...

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Kopp Sisters paper dolls!

Posted by on April 19, 2016 in Kopp Sisters | Comments Off on Kopp Sisters paper dolls!

Kopp Sisters paper dolls!

Yes, it’s true. You, too, can cut out your very own set of Kopp Sisters paper dolls and re-enact scenes from Girl Waits with Gun (or, you know, propose scenes for future books. Lady Cop Makes Trouble is coming in September, but there are more in the works after that!) Norma has her pigeons, Fleurette has her fashion, and Constance, of course, has her gun. Download the high-res PDF here.  Have...

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Win some stuff on Instagram

Posted by on March 8, 2016 in Book Tour/Events | Comments Off on Win some stuff on Instagram

Win some stuff on Instagram

Hi friends! I’m giving away a hardcover first edition, a CD audio edition, and some swag over on Instagram. Would you like to win? Just head over to Instagram (I’m amystewart, easy to find) and see all the details here.  Ends March 8, 10 am PST          

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Color the Kopps!

Posted by on February 18, 2016 in Book Tour/Events | Comments Off on Color the Kopps!

Color the Kopps!

That’s right, friends. The covers of Girl Waits with Gun and Lady Cop Makes Trouble (coming September 2016) have been coloring book-ized! Use the links below to download PDFs, and if you do color them, I hope you’ll share your artwork with me. Enjoy! Download Girl Waits with Gun coloring poster (PDF) Download Lady Cop Makes Trouble coloring...

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