About Elizabeth Perona

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Meet the Father-Daughter writing team readers can’t get enough of

Liz Dombrosky

Liz Dombrosky is a stay-at-home mom and pre-school teacher. She graduated from Ball State University in the Honors College with a degree in teaching. Her career as a novelist began with Murder on the Bucket List and now includes Murder under the Covered Bridge and Murder at the Male Revue. She and her dad are at work on the fourth novel in the Bucket List mystery series as well as several short stories for upcoming anthologies.

Tony Perona

In addition to being co-author of the Bucket List mystery series, Tony writes the Nick Bertetto mystery series, authored the standalone thriller The Final Mayan Prophecy with Paul Skorich, and was co-editor and contributor to the anthologies Racing Can Be Murder and Hoosier Hoops & Hijinks. Tony is a member of Mystery Writers of America and has served the organization as a member of the Board of Directors and as Treasurer. He is also a member of Sisters-in-Crime. Tony recently retired from his day job as the Deputy Town Manager for the Town of Plainfield, Indiana.


Murder on the Bucket List is the best kind of cozy mystery – inviting, engaging, intelligent, warm, and witty. Elizabeth Perona’s ensemble cast of senior sleuths puts out a welcome mat I couldn’t refuse, and you shouldn’t either. What’s on my bucket list? Moving to Brownsburg, Indiana and joining the members of the Summer Ridge Bridge Club for their next adventure. I can’t wait!”

Molly MacRae
National Bestselling Author of the Haunted Yarn Shop Mysteries