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Dawn Merriman writes small town murder mysteries with a paranormal twist.

Escape into a world of mystery and suspense that will keep you up reading, but not give you nightmares.

Dawn Merriman's book are full of twisty clues, heart-pounding action, fun hijinks and unforgettable characters. Each book has a high dose of  mystery and suspense, a little bit of the supernatural and a touch of faith. Cuss words, sex and graphic violence are sparse. Creepy, twisty stories that keep you guessing.

Her best selling series is Messages of Murder. Small town murder mysteries with a cast of loveable characters and a psychic twist. Her Maddison, Indiana Supernatural Thrillers Series will have you up late and sleeping with the lights on. 

See all of Dawn Merriman's Novels

Dawn's books are all available on Amazon as e-book, paperback or FREE with Kindle Unlimited subscription. 

 
My Story

Dawn Merriman writes creepy small town murder mysteries, but nothing too graphic. (She likes to sleep at night.)
   Dawn Merriman grew up a small town farm girl on a small time pig farm in Indiana. She spent her young adulthood sitting on her bedroom floor scribbling stories into notebooks. She won the "Northeast Indiana Young Writers" award as a sophomore in high school.
   After battling severe depression, she wrote her debut novel "Field of Flies" (previously published as "How Murder Saved My Life") as therapy. Mixing her love of murder mysteries and farming with climbing out of the darkness, she continues to write twisty thrillers. 
   Dawn Merriman currently  lives on a small farm with her husband and teenage children. You can often find her with muck boots on her feet, or barefoot, and a story in her head. She is currently working on new murder thrillers. She enjoys animals, auctions, reading, snorkeling and writing small town murder mystery novels. 

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Ways to keep in touch

I love hearing from fans and interacting. There are several ways to keep in touch with me. 

   Newsletter. Sign up at the top of this page to join my newsletter. I send letters out about twice a month.

   By email.  My email address is DawnMerrimanAuthor@gmail. Feel free to email me for any reason. 

Official Fan Club on Facebook. The official spot for all things Dawn Merriman. Polls, insights, fun, book discussions. 

"Unofficial Fan Club" on Facebook. We have lots of fun there. I post excerpts of my books, funny crime memes and occasional insights into my life.  If you'd like to join, send a friend request to Dawn Merriman Novelist.  

  Dawn's Journey Newsletter. I also write a newsletter about my struggles with a rare neurological disorder in addition to MS. Some posts I share with my general newsletter, but this list is specific to my health and mental battles. Sign up at Dawn's Journey.