Marilyn Meredith and F.M. Meredith author of mysteries and Christian thrillers



Press Kit

Marilyn Meredith is the author of the Deputy Tempe Crabtree mystery series and writing as F. M. Meredith, he Rocky Bluff P.D. series.

One of the first authors to embrace e-publishing. and today, all of her books are available for Kindle. Most are also are available as trade paperback, and a few of her Tempe Crabtree series as audio books.

She’s written in other genres as well, including historical family sagas with Indian Paintbrush being available on Kindle. She’s written romance with a touch of the supernatural, psychological horror, and aChristian horror,

She also has a chapter in the best seller, "THE PORTABLE WRITERS' CONFERENCE" from Quill Driver Press.

Also a writing teacher, Marilyn has been a featured speaker at several writers' conferences. She is a member of Mystery Writers of America, three chapters ofSisters in Crime, EPIC, and the Public Safety Writers Association.

Other Publishing Information:

  • Editor of the Public Safety Writers Association Newsletter.
  • Editor of the California Residential Services Association monthly newsletter (The Association for Administrators of State-Licensed Residential Care Facilities for Youth, Adults and the Elderly
  • Free-lance writer for the Tule River Times, Springville CA for 12 years 

Non-Fiction Articles

"Faith Instead of Worry" 
The Inspiration Newsletter

True Mystic Experiences Article in Fate Magazine

"Translating Policies and Regulations" 
"Writer's Write" Section of New Directions for Writers, Volume 2, College Writing and World of Work.

"Writing Fiction From Genealogy." 
The Portable Writers Conference, Quill Driver Press

Marilyn now lives in the foothills of the Southern Sierra much like the area where Deputy Tempe Crabtree lives and works. For twenty years she lived in a small beach community with some similarities to Rocky Bluff.

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Marilyn and Craig Johnson

Mariilyn and Epic Award


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