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   Welcome you to my website. I’m the author of five books, both literary fiction and literary mystery. My novels are published by 4am Books. 

   Please look around. You’ll find the many extras I provide my readers. These downloadable extras include the first chapters from all my novels, character lists for all my mysteries, and three free short stories. 

   At the top of this page is the link to the Audible version of my bestselling novel, Wild Raspberries. I’m pleased to offer this option for those who prefer to have the story read to them. I personally love the audio version of books. 

   Make sure you check back in a few months. On the publishing side of things, I will release two new books in 2020. Oh, yes, it’s going to be an interesting and busy year, but I’m looking forward to the challenge.

   Please make use of my website. From here, you can purchase my books, send me a message, and take a look at maps of Havens, Ohio, the town I created for the Wrenn Grayson Mystery series.

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   Nice meeting you and thanks for stopping by. 

Connie Chappell with her best-selling novel, Wild Raspberries.
Connie Chappell with her best-selling novel, Wild Raspberries.

Editorial Review for Lily White Lie


Newest mystery shines in the sun!

Connie Chappell is known for weaving stories that have readers mesmerized from beginning to end. 

  ~~ South Florida Sun Sentinel


Extensively reviewed

   Wild Raspberries, a work of literary fiction, and Deadly Homecoming at Rosemont, a Wrenn Grayson mystery, have been extensively reviewed since their release. 

   Each is the first installment in their respective series.


"A gripping story in which forgiveness and acceptance would have to start on solid ground." ~~ Readers' Favorite ★★★★★ Read more...


"This best-selling mystery pops off the shelf as truly unique in this incredibly popular genre. Delightfully witty!" ~~ Readers' Favorite ★★★★★  Read more...