Mysteryrat’s Maze Podcast: wishing you a life full of mystery!
Nova, Capers, and a Schmear of Cream Cheese by Debra H. Goldstein

Nova, Capers, and a Schmear of Cream Cheese by Debra H. Goldstein

August 3, 2020

This episode features the mystery short story, Nova, Capers, and a Schmear of Cream Cheese written by Debra H. Goldstein and read by local actor Thomas Nance. The story was published in Fishy Business: The Fifth Guppy Anthology. You can learn more about the author on her website debrahgoldstein.com.  In each episode, we share with you mystery short stories and mystery novel first chapters read by actors from the San Joaquin Valley. Thomas Nance has read many past podcast stories for us and they too are available here and on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, and others. If you enjoyed this episode please review or rate it as that helps more people be able to find us! Also, consider subscribing so you never miss an episode-both to this podcast and to the podcast newsletter. You can find more mystery fun on our websites Kings River Life Magazine and KRL News and Reviews.

Crime of Passion by Guy Belleranti

Crime of Passion by Guy Belleranti

July 20, 2020

This episode features the mystery short story, Crime of Passion written by mystery author Guy Belleranti, read by local actor Kelly Ventura. You can learn more about Guy Belleranti on his website guybelleranti.com.  This story was originally published by Woman's World in their January 23, 2007 issue.  In each episode, we share with you mystery short stories and mystery novel first chapters read by actors from the San Joaquin Valley. Kelly Ventura has read many past podcast stories for us and they too are available here and on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, and others. If you enjoyed this episode please review or rate it as that helps more people be able to find us! Also, consider subscribing so you never miss an episode-both to this podcast and to the podcast newsletter. You can find more mystery fun on our websites Kings River Life Magazine and KRL News and Reviews.

Clean Up on Aisle Six By Daniel Stallings

Clean Up on Aisle Six By Daniel Stallings

July 6, 2020

This episode features an excerpt from Clean Up on Aisle Six by Daniel Stallings. It is read by local actor Ian Jones. Clean Up on Aisle Six was published in October 2019 by Pace Press, an imprint of Linden Publishing Inc. and is available for purchase. You can learn more about this book, and other books by Daniel Stallings, on the author's website danielstallings.com. In each episode, we share with you mystery short stories and mystery novel first chapters read by actors from the San Joaquin Valley. If you enjoyed this episode please review or rate it as that helps more people be able to find us! Also, consider subscribing so you never miss an episode-both to this podcast and to the podcast newsletter. You can find more mystery fun on our websites Kings River Life Magazine and KRL News and Reviews.

Vengeance In Cadmium Blue by Margaret Mendel

Vengeance In Cadmium Blue by Margaret Mendel

June 22, 2020

This episode features the mystery short story "Vengeance In Cadmium Blue" by Margaret Mendel and read by local actor Ariel Linn. You can learn more about Margaret and her writing on her website pushingtime.com. In each episode, we share with you mystery short stories and mystery novel first chapters read by actors from the San Joaquin Valley. Ariel Linn has read many past podcast stories for us and they too are available here and on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, and others. If you enjoyed this episode please review or rate it as that helps more people be able to find us! Also, consider subscribing so you never miss an episode-both to this podcast and to the podcast newsletter. You can find more mystery fun on our websites Kings River Life Magazine and KRL News and Reviews.

Death Over Easy by Maddie Day

Death Over Easy by Maddie Day

June 8, 2020

This episode features the first chapter of Death Over Easy by Maddie Day aka Edith Maxwell. It is read by local actor Julia Reimer. Death Over Easy was published by Kensington in July of 2018 and is part of the Country Store Mystery series. This book and others by Maddie/Edith are available for purchase. You can learn more about her writing on her website. In each episode, we share with you mystery short stories and mystery novel first chapters read by actors from the San Joaquin Valley. Julia Reimer has also read past podcast stories for us and they too are available here, and on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, and most places where you listen to podcasts. If you enjoyed this episode please review or rate it as that helps more people be able to find us! Also, consider subscribing so you never miss an episode-both to this podcast and to the podcast newsletter. You can find more mystery fun on our websites Kings River Life Magazine and KRL News and Reviews.

The Wrong Girl by Donis Casey

The Wrong Girl by Donis Casey

May 25, 2020

This episode features an excerpt from The Wrong Girl by Donis Casey. It is read by local actors Maxwell Debbas and Brianne Vogt Debbas. You can learn more about Donis on her website doniscasey.com. The Wrong Girl is the first installment of a new series published by Poisoned Pen Press. It came out in November of 2019 and is available for purchase. In each episode, we share with you mystery short stories and mystery novel first chapters read by actors from the San Joaquin Valley. Maxwell Debbas has also read past podcast stories for us and they too are available here, and on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, and most places where you listen to podcasts. If you enjoyed this episode please review or rate it as that helps more people be able to find us! Also, consider subscribing so you never miss an episode-both to this podcast and to the podcast newsletter. You can find more mystery fun on our websites Kings River Life Magazine and KRL News and Reviews.

Busted At the Book Sale by Margaret S. Hamilton

Busted At the Book Sale by Margaret S. Hamilton

May 11, 2020

This episode features the mystery short story "Busted At the Book Sale" by Margaret S. Hamilton and read by local actor Donna Beavers. You can learn more about Margaret and her writing on her website margaretshamilton.wordpress.com. In each episode, we share with you mystery short stories and mystery novel first chapters read by actors from the San Joaquin Valley. Donna Beavers has also read a past podcast story for us and it too is available here and on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Play, and others. If you enjoyed this episode please review or rate it as that helps more people be able to find us! Also, consider subscribing so you never miss an episode. You can find more mystery fun on our websites Kings River Life Magazine and KRL News and Reviews.

They Tell Me You Are Cunning by David Hagerty

They Tell Me You Are Cunning by David Hagerty

April 27, 2020

This episode features the first chapter of They Tell Me You Are Cunning by David Hagerty. It is read by local actor Thomas Nance. They Tell Me You Are Cunning was published by Evolved Publishing in June of 2019 and is available for purchase. You can learn more about David Hagerty on his website davidhagerty.net. In each episode we share with you mystery short stories and mystery novel first chapters read by actors from the San Joaquin Valley. If you enjoyed this episode please review or rate the episode as that helps more people be able to find us! Thomas Nance has read several stories for us and all are available here and on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Play, and other places that you listen to podcasts.

Staging is Murder by Grace Topping

Staging is Murder by Grace Topping

April 13, 2020

This episode features the first chapter of Staging is Murder by Grace Topping. It is read by local actor Ariel Linn. Staging is Murder was published by Henery Press in April of 2019 and is available for purchase. The next book in the series, Staging Wars, comes out in April of 2020. You can learn more about Grace Topping on her website gracetopping.com. In each episode we share with you mystery short stories and mystery novel first chapters read by actors from the San Joaquin Valley. If you enjoyed this episode please review or rate the episode as that helps more people be able to find us! Ariel Linn has read several stories for us and all are available here and on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Play, and others.

Two Hundred Miles by Margaret Lucke

Two Hundred Miles by Margaret Lucke

March 30, 2020

This episode features the mystery short story "Two Hundred Miles" written by Margaret Lucke and  read by local actor Teya Juarez. You can learn more about Margaret Lucke and her writing on her website margaretlucke.com. In each episode, we share with you mystery short stories and mystery novel first chapters read by actors from the San Joaquin Valley. Teya Juarez has also read a past podcast story for us and it too is available here and on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Play, and others. If you enjoyed this episode please review or rate it as that helps more people be able to find us! Also, consider subscribing so you never miss an episode. You can find more mystery fun on our websites Kings River Life Magazine and KRL News and Reviews.