Minnesota Fiction Writers anthology of love stories.  Available now!


After a nasty divorce, Tibby Beachem wants a predictable, tidy life with no surprises. So when she's fished out of the lake by a man who stirs unwanted desires, she's shaken. It takes a little girl to teach her that if she wants the prize, she's got to take a risk.

All proceeds of this book benefits Midwest Fiction Writers in providing learning opportunities for all writers.

I love Autumn.  After a hot, humid summer, I'm ready to slip on a sweater and turn on the stove. Already, I've baked an apple pie. Soon, I'll try my hand at pumpkin bread. Then I'll have to decorate the house for Halloween.  

The change in season has also inspired me to finish my latest project. It's romantic suspense entitled Freefall, and I hope it keeps everybody on the edge of their seats.  

Best of wishes to all of you. Before you know it, we'll all be Christmas shopping. Yikes!


​​Joyce Proell

Imagination is the highest kite one can fly.

                                                               Author Unknown

Autumn, 2016 

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A blend of mystery and romance

What the readers are saying about Joyce's books ...   

A Deadly Truth - "A thoroughly enjoyable murder mystery!" 

                                                                        InD'Tale Magazine, September, 2013

A Burning Truth - "Wonderfully written historical fiction novel filled with mystery, suspense and romance,  making it appealing to any reader."               Jaidis Shaw, May, 2014

A Burning Truth - "This novel is sure to please a wide range of readers." 

                                                                       Laurie's Thoughts, September, 2014

A Wicked Truth - "Fans of historical mysteries with a taste of romance should enjoy this book immensely.  

                   Definitely Recommended."           Long and Short Reviews, October, 2015 

A Wicked Truth - "I am confident that once you read about Cady and Doyle you will become hooked."                                                           Tammy's Teatime Blog, October, 2015                           

Eliza - "The story had enough twists and turns to keep me interested to the last page."

                                                                          C.E. Davis