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Releases & Articles

Press Releases – Current and archived news about Betty and her books

Betty Kerr Orlemann accepts IPPY award for "Mission: Murder"

Betty Kerr Orlemann accepts the Silver Medal
for Best Regional Fiction in the 2009 annual
Independent Publisher Book Awards.

Articles – Media coverage of Betty and her books

  • Bucks County Town & Country Living Magazine ROOTS: Mysteries and Mules. Check out the three-page article from the Fall 2005 issue of Bucks County Town & Country Living Magazine(view as pdf [810KB]).

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Author Info

Author Photos – Click on the thumbnails to bring up high-resolution photos of Betty Kerr Orlemann.

Betty Orlemann Betty Kerr Orlemann with the “IPPY” Award Medallion.
Betty Orlemann Wins Betty Kerr Orleman wins “IPPY” Award.
Betty Orlemann with IPPY plaque Betty Kerr Orlemann with “IPPY” certificate.
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Betty signing with Word Forge Books

Betty signs the contract for her first book, Mission: Murder, with Word Forge Books publisher, Mary A. Shafer.

Betty Orlemann featured author
Betty Kerr Orlemann as featured author in the Word Forge Books booth.
Betty in her Backyard
Betty Kerr Orlemann in her Bucks County back yard.
Betty Kerr Orlemann
Betty Kerr Orlemann on her back deck in Bucks County.
Betty Kerr Orlemann
Betty Kerr Orlemann
Betty in her Bucks County home
Betty Kerr Orlemann in her Bucks County home.
Betty with a Hattie Farwell doll
Betty Kerr Orlemann with “Hattie Farwell” doll.


Author Bio – Betty Kerr Orlemann’s professional background (view as pdf [1.62MB]).
Author Q&A – Learn abut the genesis of the series heroine, Hatty Farwell, Betty’s writing process, and the author’s future plans.

Betty’s Journalism
Betty has written for local newspapers around her Bucks County, Pennsylvania home for decades. Most recently, she writes an ongoing column for the Delaware Valley News, based across the river in Frenchtown, New Jersey. Betty's column topics range from profiles of local personalities to coverage of community, from observations on family life and neighbors to philosophical ramblings on whatever subject captures her fancy. Here are three examples of Betty's newspaper work.

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Book Info

Book Cover Images – Click on the thumbnails to bring up high-resolution color images of the covers of Betty’s books, suitable for print reproduction.

Mission: Murder book cover

Mission: Murder book cover

Humor, Heartache & Harrowing Tales: Keeping Memories Alive
Humor, Heartache & Harrowing Tales: Keeping Memories Alive book cover (anthology)

Book Excerpts – A smattering of excerpts from Betty’s books to give an idea of the language and tone of the book.


Reviews

Mystery Books News says, “This debut is a fine cozy and readers will be eagerly looking forward to Hattie’s next outing.” Read more... (view as pdf [148 KB])

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