Author, broadcast journalist and freelance writer Karen Jones is the author of Up the Bestseller Lists! A Hands-On Guide to Successful Book Promotion, Death for Beginners, and The Highland Witch.
Jones has fifteen years of experience in television news as an on-air anchor and feature reporter where she wrote and produced the Associated Press Award winning series The Haunting of Virginia. She co-directed the Chesapeake Writer’s Conference, was an advisor to The Bay School of the Arts, and is a member of the National League of American Pen Women, and the Authors Guild.
She has taught writing seminars at the University of Richmond, Christopher Newport University, LSU and CNU. She has held week-long intensive writing camps for adults on Ocracoke Island, NC and will be holding her next writing camps in Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains.
Jones lives beside the Atlantic Ocean with her amazingly tolerant husband who has just given a big sigh, because she is beginning to write her next book.