The Clincher is the first in a series of horseshoer mysteries featuring the irrepressible, irreverent, and irresistible Rainy Dale and her loveable and unlikely side-kick, the culinarily-inclined Guy.

Clinching is the technique used to bend a driven horseshoe nail to hold the shoe to a hoof. Rainy Dale is
The Clincher, a twenty-something high school-dropout turned farrier (horseshoer) who is haunted by a secret she carries.
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What's Next?
Coming May 2019
Gutbombs 'n' Guinness
a short story about Rainy and Guy's early days
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A novel that asks: How far would you go to protect your family?
The bestselling novel that asks: How far would you go to help a stranger?
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