Support Independent Bookstores

Indie authors (like me) and independent bookstores have at least one thing in common: we need community and local support. The independent bookstores need our support now, in the time of pandemic, more than ever. Recently two online retailers have popped up in support of both indie authors and independent books stores. In the US,Continue reading “Support Independent Bookstores”

Oh, to be in Castlebar, County Mayo for my Book Launch

Location Book Launch I planned to host a location book launch for Death at Ashford Castle this summer in Castlebar, County Mayo. Because the setting in the Star O’Brien series is real, a location book launch in Ireland matters to me. But as for most, if not all, of us, plans are on holdContinue reading “Oh, to be in Castlebar, County Mayo for my Book Launch”

Maps in the Star O’Brien Books

I’m posting today about why I provide maps in the Star O’Brien books. It all started with a book by mystery writer Deborah Crombie. Deborah Crombie’s Maps of London I am a fan and reader of Deborah Crombie’s mystery series, featuring Duncan Kincaid and Gemma James. The first time I came across the series wasContinue reading “Maps in the Star O’Brien Books”