Books, Writing and
Fiction can be exciting, inventive, and
entertaining, but for really incredible and unbelievable tales, you just can't
beat fact. That's why I write books that are either factual ,or based on real
events and criminal cases. How about these real life cases?
-A detective who
produced a last minute confession to the Lindbergh kidnapping just days before
someone else was scheduled to be executed for the crime.
-A couple found shot
to death in a locked room.
-A lighthouse keeper found dead in his lighthouse,
but the blood on the floor belonged to someone else.
-A shipwrecked Spaniard
who became a Mayan war chief in the 1500s.
And a lot more.
plenty of strange and fascinating events to write about and that's what I do. I
write about real events because truth really is stranger than
Writing and publishing
Do you know of an interesting historical crime,
personality or incident? Let me know about it and your name might appear in
my next book.
released! Flanagan and the
Crown of Mexico
J. Flanagan, son
of Irish immigrants and reluctant agent of the U.S. State Department
during the Civil War. While the U.S. has its hands full with the Confederacy, the French
have invaded Mexico and set up an Austrian Emperor in Mexico City. Sent south of the
border to inluence both the Mexicans and the French invaders, Flanagan is soon entangled with
two armies, Mexican nationalists, French invaders, feuding generals, a foreign emperor, palace intrigues, Confederate renegades,
and several very alluring but dangerous women. Far from home and far from help,
it will take more than blarney, Irish luck, and a strong sense of self-preservation
for Flanagan to get back in one piece.
The Max Hurlock Roaring 20s Mysteries
Adventures in book
One of the great things about writing is how it
gives you a chance to meet new people and do new things
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