North Fla Writers A and B

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Below is a listing of all the Northeast Florida published authors we can find or have been told about with the last names beginning with the letters A and B. If you are a published northeast Florida author and your name isn’t listed please use our CONTACT US form and let us know we would be happy to add you.

Mark Ari (Fiction)
Jacksonville, Fl

The Shoemaker’s Tale – 2000

Kathryn J. Bain (Mystery/Suspense Writer/NonFiction)
Jacksonville, Fl.

Amazon Author Profile:

KT Morgan Series
The Visitor: A KT Morgan Short Suspense – 2014
Small Town Terror (The KT Morgan Series Book 2) – 2015
Reunion (The KT Morgan Series Book 3) – 2016
Run Away: A KT Morgan Short Suspense (The KT Morgan Series Book 4) – 2020
The Game: A KT Morgan Short Suspense (The KT Morgan Series Book 5) – 2020
Sucker Punched: A KT Morgan Short Suspense (The KT Morgan Series Book 6) – 2021

Lincolnville Mysteries
Breathless – 2011
Catch Your Breath – 2012
One Last Breath (Lincolnville Mystery Series Book 3) – 2014
Take Her Breath Away (Lincolnville Mystery Series Book 4) – 2016

Other Fiction
Game of Hearts – 2012 (Out-of pring)
Beautiful Imperfection – 2012
Knight & Day – 2013
The Chain You Forge: (Inspired by Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol”) – 2017
Fade to the Edge – 2019
Seven Sisters Road – 2020

Black and Bayou Series
Chasing a Dead Man (The Black and Bayou Series Book 1) – 2021
The Caretaker’s Betrayal (The Black and Bayou Series Book 2) – 2022

Holding The Hand of a King: Forming a Deeper Relationship with God the Father – 2017
30 in 30: 30 Blessings in 30 Days – 2018
Taking God Personally: 60-Day Devotional – 2020

Mary K Baron (Poetry/Non-Fiction)
Jacksonville, Fl
Professional Website:

Letters for the New England Dead, poems. 1974 (no longer available)
Wheat among bones, poems. 1980 (no longer available)
Mary Baron: New and Selected Poems. 2010 (not available online)
Poems in journals: multiple

Susie H Baxter (non-Fiction)
Gainesville, Florida
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C. G. and Ethel: A Family History – 2008
Pumping Sunshine: A Memoir of My Rural Childhood– 2017
Write Your Memoir: One Story at a Time – 2017

Contributor and Editor:
Bacopa Literary Review – Writers Alliance Gainesville
Volume 9 – August 2018
Volume 8 – September 2017
Volume 7 – October 2016

Dwight Bennett – Penname: Sam Berretti (Mystery/Suspense/Romance)
Gainesville, Fl
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Seekers Mystery Series
Double Mayhem – Book 1 – 2012
Good Girl Gone – Book 2 – 2015

O’Brien’s Law Mystery Series
The Black Rose – 2014

Dr. John Bennett (Christian/Fiction/Sci-Fi/Inspirational)
Old Town, Florida
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The Narrow Way – 2012
The Bridge to Eternity (John Pippen End Times) – 2016
Spirit People, Humanals, and Other Earthly Beings – 2017
The Portal – 2018
The Little Red Book on Spiritual Matters – 2019

Steve Berry (Thriller/Suspense)
St. Augustine, Florida
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Cotton Malone Series
The Templar Legacy: A Novel (Cotton Malone) – Feb 2006
The Alexandria Link: A Novel (Cotton Malone) – Feb 2007
The Venetian Betrayal (Cotton Malone) – Dec 2007
The Charlemagne Pursuit: A Novel (Cotton Malone) – Dec 2008
The Emperor’s Tomb (with bonus short story The Balkan Escape): A Novel (Cotton Malone) – Nov 2010
The Jefferson Key – May 2011
The King’s Deception (Cotton Malone) – June 2013
The Lincoln Myth: A Novel (Cotton Malone) – May 2014
The Patriot Threat: A Novel (Cotton Malone) – Mar 2015
The 14th Colony: A Novel (Cotton Malone) – April 2016
The Lost Order: A Novel (Cotton Malone) – April 2017
The Bishop’s Pawn: A Novel (Cotton Malone) – Mar 2018

Stand Alone Novels
The Amber Room: A Novel – Aug 2003
The Romanov Prophecy: A Novel – Aug 2004
The Third Secret: A Novel – May 2005
The Columbus Affair: A Novel (with bonus short story The Admiral’s Mark) – May 2012

eBook Originals
Three Tales from the World of Cotton Malone: The Balkan Escape, The Devil’s Gold, and The Admiral’s Mark (Short Stories)– Aug 2013
Shadow Tag by Raymond Khoury (2016-10-24) (Co-Author) – Oct 2016
The Devils’ Due (Thriller: Stories to Keep You Up All Night) – Dec 2017

Robert M. Blade (Biography)
Jacksonville, Fl
LinkedIn Profile:

Tupelo Man: The Life and Times of George McLean, a Most Peculiar Newspaper Publisher (Willie Morris Books in Memoir and Biography) – 2012

Robert Blade, Jacksonville, Florida, worked almost twenty years as a journalist before becoming a professor of journalism at Florida State College at Jacksonville which he as since retired from as well. He is married to George McLean’s daughter.

Nancy Blanton (Historical Fiction/Childrens Writer)
She currently resides in Fernandina Beach, Florida.

Heaven on the Half Shell: The Story of the Northwest’s Love Affair with the Oyster (Co-Author published 2003)
The Curious Adventure Of Roodle Jones – 2005
Sharavogue: A Novel – 2012
Brand Yourself Royally in 8 Simple Steps: Harness the secrets of kings and queens for a personal brand that rules – 2015
The Prince of Glencurragh: A Novel of Ireland – 2016

Chris Bodor (Poetry)
St. Augustine, Fl

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Work Website:
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Railroad Ties – 1997

Employees Only – The Work Book – Editor – Anthology – 2012

FM 8: Winter 2013 (Anthology) – Contributor/Editor 2013

Florida Speaks – 2014

FM 9 (Anthology) – Contributor/Editor – 2014

AC PAPA – Book 1 – 2014
(Ancient City Poets, Authors, Photographers and Artists)

AC PAPA – Book 2 – 2016
(Ancient City Poets, Authors, Photographers and Artists)

J.L. (Janet Kite) Bond (YA Fantasy/Adventure)
St. Augustine, Fl
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Personal Facebook for Janet:

The Primortus Chronicles
Eleventh Elementum – Dec 2012 (Co-Author – Val Richards)
Hollowed Humusara (The Primortus Chronicles Book 2) – Nov 2014 (Co-Author Val Richards)
Plagued Primortus: A Teen Dystopian Adventure (The Primortus Chronicles Book 3)

LaVenia Boswell – (Romance/Sci-Fi/Paranormal/Contemporary/Christian)
Jacksonville, Fl (passed away 2016)
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Zen To His Zang! Feb 2011
THE DAWNING (The Dawning Trilogy Book 1)– Feb 2011
Light Of Day (The Dawning Trilogy Book 2) – Feb 2011
Evening Star (The Dawning Trilogy Book 3) (The Dawning Trilogy book 3) – Feb 2011
Mystic Happening (The Dawning Trilogy (Book Pack 1-3)) (The Dawning Trilogy Book Pack 1-3) – Oct 2011
Victoria’s Crossing (The Crossings Saga Book 1) Feb 2011
April’s Crossing (The Crossings Saga Book 2) Feb 2011
Praying Down Heaven – Mar 2011
My Alien Love – Mar 2011
Alien Love Too! (Sequel to My Alien Love Book 2) – April 2011
Samantha Lynn & The Mountain men – Sept 2012
Bad Boy Blues – Dec 2012
Sinner & The Saints – Jan 2013

LeEllen Bubar (Memoirs)
Mayo, Florida

Dare to Say . . . “Yes”: It Happened on an Island – 2017

Joe Bullard (True Crime/Fiction)
Joseph Dewey Bullard
173 SW Joe Glen Lake City, Fl 32025
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Waiting For Agnes: Inspired by the True Story of Coral Castle – 2004
Bolita Sam – 2010 (OUT-OF-PRINT)

Johnny Bullard (Fiction)
White Springs, Fl
No Website
Person Facebook:

Nightshade – Oct 2015
Secrets – Dec 2015
Destini – June 2017
Black Runs the River – 2019

Rick Burnham (Fiction)
Grew Up in Jasper, Fl – Currently Lives in Cairo, GA
Personal Facebook:
Author Facebook:
(nothing new posted since 2016 last book published)

Lute Casey: Redneck Vampire – 1999
Moon Over Berlin: The Unseen Assassin of Adolf Hitler – 2010
Hank: A Storyteller’s Story – Oct 2016

David Butler (Fiction Writer)
Jasper, Fl
no website or author Facebook page but does have a

Ellaville Paperback 02/27/2016
Ellaville eBook

Back Up Lavon!: And Other Short Life Stories Paperback 08/04/2016
Back Up Lavon! ebook

Signal Six Paperback 11/17/2017
Signal Six eBook