Posts Tagged ‘bayou country’

Bayou Country


July 12th, 2013 Posted 9:14 am

“I understand that a lot of The Sound and the Furry – the new Chet and Bernie novel, coming in Sept. – takes place down in bayou country,” Admin says.

“True,” says Spence.

“Does food play a role?”


“How about music?”

“That, too.”

“Don’t tell me Chet and Bernie go to Jazz Fest.”

“I won’t.”

Welcome Darah, Lucy Lou, Pookey, Emma P.


Chet and Bernie # 6


November 26th, 2012 Posted 8:27 am

“We may have some news on this soon,” Admin says. “Title-wise. Meanwhile here’s a photo of bayou country. I snuck into your office over Thanksgiving, by the way.”

“What?” says Spence.

“Yeah. And just leafed through some pages, including that scene where Chet has an encounter with – “


Welcome Bella (possible she-barker?)


Wine, Cheese, Spence


October 19th, 2012 Posted 8:46 am

Tonight at 6, Eight Cousins Books in Falmouth Mass.: Wine and cheese party with Spencer Quinn. Pop quiz with frisbee prizes – at least 1! And don’t forget – if you’ve got a title for the next Chet and Bernie – a deep down South adventure that takes place mostly in New Orleans and bayou country, send it to

Welcome Louie, Annie; Bandit – please try again.

And here’s Spence last month at Mysterious Galaxy in San Diego with two readers who came a long way.



Titles Reminder


October 10th, 2012 Posted 8:53 am

“Any titles coming in?” says Spence.

“Yes,” says Admin, “but I’m sworn to secrecy.”

“Should we remind everyone what this is all about?”

“How can it hurt?” Admin says. “The point is you out there have a chance to name the next Chet and Bernie mystery. All I know about it is it takes place mostly in the Big Easy and nearby bayou country. Please email with your title ideas in the subject line. That way we’ll have them all in one place – always the goal of the small-time bureaucrat!”

Welcome Dirty Harry from Tasmania, Flyn (good to see you again!), Riley, Murphy.



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