Valparaiso Author Featured on CNN

By: Kate Collins Last Updated: March 16, 2010

Valparaiso author Kate Collins’ mystery novel, EVIL IN CARNATIONS, was shown on a CNN report from Haiti.kate-collins It's a touching piece about one young Haitian who lost nearly everything in the earthquake. His only book is a copy of EVIL IN CARNATIONS, and he's using it to learn English. Kate’s book is shown three minutes into the video. Here's the link: (Be prepared for a short commercial before the video starts).

EVIL IN CARNATIONS is the eighth book in the best-selling FLOWER SHOP MYSTERY series, and is set in a fictional town based on Valparaiso. Penguin Books featured Kate and EVIL IN CARNATIONS in their PENGUIN SPOTLIGHT this week.

kate-collinsKate has emailed the CNN reporter to see if it’s possible to donate educational books to further the young man’s studies.

Kate Collins, Author of the Flower Shop Mysteries