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Marliss Melton had no ordinary childhood. Maybe that's why she's a bestselling author of stories that transport you with extraordinary warriors, women, and adventures.

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Our Military Boys hailed as Heroes

Our Military Boys hailed as Heroes

Following a tour in Afghanistan, Army National Guardsman Alek Skarlatos had decided to take a vacation in Europe along with two friends. Those friends were Airman Spencer Stone and college student Anthony Sadler. They didn’t know the train they would take from Amsterdam to Paris would be targeted by potential terrorist, Moroccan-born Ayoub el-Khazanni. Khazanni, who […]

Exciting New Video: Men of Valor, Wom...

Exciting New Video: Men of Valor, Women of Strength

I’m very pleased to share with all of you my new video MEN OF VALOR, WOMEN OF STRENGTH, representative of my characters and the time periods in which I write. You even get a sneak peek of some of the medieval covers for my new series, Warriors of York, coming later this year. I hope […]

New Legislation needed at VA Hospital...


(Republished with permission from When Iraq War veteran Chris Neiweem made an appointment at Washington, D.C.’s VA hospital, he was told he could not see a doctor for nearly 60 days. Chris is one of many members of our organization, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA), who depend on quality and timely VA […]

An End to World Hunger? Yes.

An End to World Hunger? Yes.

Having recently attended a meeting for World Vision Ambassadors (people like me who try to link needy children with sponsors), I came away with some heartening news! The number of the world’s poorest people, those living on less than a dollar a day, has been cut in HALF in the last thirty years. More exciting, […]

Is Max the movie worth seeing?


Chances are, if you read my blog, you support our military men and women and, therefore, you support their dogs. So, yes, you should definitely see the movie about Max the war dog if you haven’t already done so. If you’re still waffling, I’m not going to twist your arm by telling you that it’s […]

Meet Marliss!

Marliss Melton will be signing books at the Suffolk Mystery Authors Festival on August 22, 2015 at the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts from 12-6PM. If you live in Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Norfolk, Suffolk, or Hampton, please plan to drop by.

This will be a huge event with numerous guest authors in attendance. Hope to see you there!

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