Dead Witness, by Joylene Butler


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The ebook version of Dead Witness is available at MuseItUp Bookstore and 
The paperback version of Broken but not Dead is available at and

Joylene Nowell Butler, Metis, began writing in 1984 after the death of her father. Her first novel Dead Witness, published in 2008 is distributed across Canada by Sandhill Books. Her second novel BROKEN BUT NOT DEAD was published 2011 by Theytus Books, the oldest Aboriginal publisher in Canada. In November 2011, MuseItUp Published released the ebook version of DEAD WITNESS. Her current WIPs include a political thriller, a children's book, a suspense thriller, and the sequel to Broken But Not Dead. Joylene, her husband,and three stray cats in Cluculz Lake in central BC. 


Valerie McCormick is a wife and mother from small town Canada. While visiting Seattle, she becomes the only witness to the brutal seaside murder of two FBI agents. When she flees to the nearest police station to report the crime, she becomes caught up in a web of international intrigue and danger. Suddenly, she and her family are in the sights of ruthless criminals bent on preventing her from testifying against the murderer. Even with FBI protection, Valerie is not safe. Whisked away from her family and all that is familiar to her, Valerie fights back against the well-intentioned FBI to ultimately take control over her life with every ounce of fury a mother can possess.


This is absolutely awesom! Great work!
Joylene said…
Thank you, Marilyn. Wow, great job indeed! I'm humbled. Thank you.
Carol J. Garvin said…
It's always nice to find Joylene and her great books popping up in fresh places. :)
Hi, Joylene, so glad to have you as a guest today.

Thanks for visiting, Carol. I know Joylene appreciates your kind words.
Joylene said…
I do appreciate Carol, very much. Hi everyone. Thanks for visiting.
Cher Green said…
Congrats on all your success.
klahanie said…
Greetings Marilyn and Joylene,
Delighted to note that the wonderful writer and down right kind and caring lady, Joylene, has been featured on your site, Marilyn.
And hi Joylene, you do a superb job of writing about suspense and I hope more folks take note of Dead Witness.
And now the fun begins, yet again. That new verification. Wish me goes....
Joylene said…
@Thanks, Cher.

@Gary, what can I say? You're adorable! And yes, you can beat those word verifications!
Both of these books are on my TBR list...they may have to magically appear on my Kindle...SOON. Thanks for sharing, Marilyn and Joylene.
Joylene said…
Laurel, you are more than welcome. Thank you for always being there. Have a super day.
Laura Best said…
You already know my mother and i enjoyed Dead Witness. Love the photo of you and the book. :)
Joylene said…
Thank you so much for all your support, Laura. Have a great day.
Anonymous said…
Great picture, Joylene! CONGRATS on your accomplishments.

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