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I'm Ryan M. Williams, a full-time librarian, a writer, and an illustrator. Learn how I research, write, design, and publish my novels, stories, and artwork—while working full time. Join me as I share my productivity tips, technology savvy, resources, and craft techniques. 

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C. Auguste Dupin expects simple things out of his day. A sunny spot beside the fountain to nap. His tuna delivered at precisely the right time by librarian Penny Copper. He didn’t expect someone to stuff bodies in the book returns and disrupt his entire day!

The only thing left to do? Apply his considerable intellect to the task of identifying the killer while guiding Penny to the answer.