About the Author

The author lives in the ​Baltimore suburbs with her husband, Russell, and her Goldendoodle, Winston. 

Her love of Ireland and the magnificent Irish Wolfhounds led her to begin the O'Brien: A Ballysea Mystery  a mystery series set in the west coast of Ireland earning her a Readers' Favorite 5 Star Review.

 Two more sequels to The O'Brien quickly followed. ​A Bad Wind Blowing in August 2016 and ​The O'Brien: The Untold Story in October 2016.

May 2016 saw the publication of The Bodyguard, a tale of duty, betrayal, revenge and love during the time .as 'The Troubles' in Northern Ireland.

March 2017 saw the release of her Readers' Favorite 5 Star Reviewed fantasy/mystery, ​Mystery of White Horse Lake. 
​Lady of the Wye, was published in August 2017 and was the author's first detective murder mystery set in the English town of Ross-on-Wye.

The fourth sequel in A Ballysea Mystery series, ​Christmas Comes to Ballysea ​was released in November 2017 just in time for Christmas. 

​The author is currently working on her first venture into Young Adult fiction.


Contacting the Author

The author can be contacted at [email protected]

Author Frances Powell  with Cover Designer Jo Stallings