Rebecca Phillips-Dahlke ran her father's crop-dusting business near Modesto, California for several years during the early 1980's. Her son and muse for writing this series, John Shanahan, was a career Aero Ag pilot until his accidental work related death in Feb. 2005.
Next in the Lalla Bains mystery series:
A DEAD RED HEART
A DEAD RED OLEANDER.
A DANGEROUS HARBOR, a contemporary romantic mystery set in Ensenada, Mexico featuring Katrina Bluementhal will be out in the fall of 2011.
Sisters in Crime, National
Society of Southwestern Authors, Tucson, AZ.
Arizona Mystery Writers
Public Safety Writers
1st chapter Pres. of Cochise County, AZ chapter of Sisters in Crime from 2003-2005.