Stories of Sun, Sand and Sea

The anthology, Stories of Sun, Sand and Sea is available for pre-order! Only 99 cents!

11 stories take place on 11 beaches. It's a great summer read! 

Today, I'm featuring one of my fellow authors, Valerie J. Clarizio. Her story, Pandemonium on the Peninsula is about law enforcement officer Ryan Larson, and is set in Door County Wisconsin. Let's interview her character to get to know him better.

Ryan Larson  is twenty-six years old.  His hobbies are fishing and hunting, and he is a sports fanatic.

Q: What is your biggest fear?  What frightens you the most?

Ryan: Having my sister out-hunt or out-shoot me.  But Park Ranger Talia Johnson frightens me the most.

Q: Where do you see yourself in five years? 

Ryan: I see myself being promoted to sergeant.  

Q: What is your favorite guilty pleasure?

Ryan: Shopping.  There, you pried it out of me.  My guilty pleasure is shopping. I’m a kitchen gadget 

Q: What did you want to be when you grew up?

Ryan: When I was real young I wanted to be a professional wrestler.  My friends and I even made our own wrestling ring in the backyard.  

Q: What is your favorite pet?

Ryan: My parents had two Siamese cats.  They were brilliant.  They could do tricks like dogs and everything.guy.  If it’s a kitchen item from ‘As seen on TV,’ it’s in my kitchen.


About Valerie  

Valerie Clarizio lives in romantic Door County Wisconsin with her husband and two extremely spoiled cats. She loves to read, write, and spend time at her cabin in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.She’s lived her life surrounded by men, three brothers, a husband, and a male Siamese cat who required his own instruction manual. Keeping up with all the men in her life has turned her into an outdoors enthusiast, of which her favorite activity is hiking in national parks. While out on the trails, she has plenty of time to conjure up irresistible characters and unique storylines for her next romantic suspense or sweet contemporary romance novel.

Other books by Valerie J. Clarizio:

Taken by Surprise - Romantic Suspense - VJC Books
Unforeseen Obsessions - Romantic Suspense - Whiskey Creek Press
Covert Exposure, A Nick Spinelli Mystery  - Romantic Suspense - Novella #1 in the Spinelli Series - Melange Books, LLC
Craving Vengeance, A Nick Spinelli Mystery - Romantic Suspense - Novella #2 in the Spinelli Series - Melange Books, LLC
Crazed Reckoning, a Nick Spinelli Mystery - Romantic Suspense - Novella #3 in the Spinelli Series - Melange Books, LLC

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