marilynmeredith Marilyn Meredith : Marilyn Meredith is the author of the Deputy Tempe Crabtree mystery series and the Rocky Bluff P.D. crime series under the name, F. M. Meredith. Reading and writing has been a part of her life since she was a little girl. She loves to hear from readers who have enjoyed her books–she’s made many new and good friends among her readers and also with writers at various mystery conventions and conferences. Marilyn Meredith and her husband live in the foothills of the Sierra, much like the place her heroine, Tempe Crabtree, lives. (Additionally, they once lived in a beach community that resembled the town of Rocky Bluff in her stories.