The author of an asexual heroine mystery book


Jane Tesh is a retired media specialist and pianist for the Andy Griffith Playhouse in Mt. Airy, NC, the real Mayberry. She is the author of the Madeline Maclin Series, A Case of Imagination, Hard Bargain, A Little Learning, A Bad ReputationEvil Turns, and A Wild Ride, featuring former beauty queen, Madeline “Mac” Maclin and her con man husband, Jerry Fairweather.  Stolen Hearts is the first in the Grace Street Mystery Series, featuring PI David Randall, his psychic friend, Camden, Randall’s love interest, Kary Ingram, and Cam’s career-driven girlfriend, Ellin Belton, as well as an ever-changing assortment of Cam’s tenants.  Mixed Signals is the second in the series, followed by Now You See It,  Just You Wait, Baby, Take a Bow, Death by Dragonfly, Gone Daddy Blues, and Fatal Fantasy. Jane’s mysteries are published by Poisoned Pen Press and Savvy Press. Butterfly Waltz is her first published fantasy novel from Silver Leaf Books, followed by A Small Holiday, The Monsters of Spiders' Rest, Over the Edge,​Too Much Magic, and Too Many Spells.  She has recently published a stand alone mystery, Ghost Light, set in the world of community theater. All of Jane’s books are on the light side with humor and romance.

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