The Body Next Door – A Samantha Newman Mystery

The Body Next Door
278 Pages
GYDR Press
ISBN 9780997891508

In this award-winning heartfelt, humorous page-turner, Samantha Newman desperately needs a new job, a place of her own, and a fix for her rocky romance with cyber-security expert Carter Chapman. But with a dead man next door, and the missing wife holed up in Samantha's borrowed apartment, Sam gets dragged into the investigation.

To make matters worse, there's a stalker haunting her balcony. Could it be the real killer? When the investigation ruins her chance for a great career and a happy future with the man she loves, she risks everything to try to solve the mystery herself.

A Chanticleer Mystery & Mayhem Award and Readers Favorite Mystery Award Winner.

Gay Yellen

About Gay Yellen (Houston, Texas Author)

Gay Yellen

Gay Yellen has been sneezed on by an elephant, held at gunpoint and survived a killer California earthquake, which may explain her penchant for writing cliffhangers. She began working life as a stage and TV actress, then happily moved behind the camera at The American Film Institute (AFI) as Assistant to the Director of Production.

A former magazine editor and national journalism award winner, she was contributing book editor for Five Minutes to Midnight (Delacorte), an international thriller. Her Samantha Newman Series of romantic mystery novels includes The Body Business (2015 RONE finalist) and the award-winning The Body Next Door (First Place Mystery & Mayhem Chanticleer Awards 2017) and The Readers' Choice Favorite Mystery Award.

Gay lives in Texas. She loves connecting with book clubs and community groups in person and online. You can contact her through her website,