North Florida Writers L and M

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 L and M. 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.

Kassandra Lamb (Cozy Mysteries/Non-Fiction) [a.k.a. Jessica Dale]
Gainesville, Fl
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Kate Hunting Mystery Series
Multiple Motives – Dec 2011
Ill-Timed Entanglements – Mar 2012
Family Fallacies – Jun 2012
Celebrity Status – Oct 2012
Collateral Casualties – May 2013
Zero Hero – Dec 2013
Fatal Forty-Eight – Nov 2014
Suicidal Suspicions – Oct 2015
Anxiety Attack – Feb 2017

Kate on Vacation Series
An Unsaintly Season in St. Augustine – Mar 2013
Cruel Capers on the Caribbean – June 2014
Ten-Gallon Tensions in Texas – Mar 2015
Missing on Maui – Jun 2016

Maria Banks and Buddy Mystery Series
To Kill A Labrador – April 2016
Arsenic and Young Lacy – Sept 2016
The Call of the Woof – July 2017
A Mayfair Christmas Carol – Dec 2017
Patches In The Rye – July 2018
The Legend of Sleepy Mayfair – Oct 2018

Someday Is Here!: A Beginner’s Guide to Writing and Publishing Your First Book – Jan 2016

Betsy S and K. Ross Lee (Children and Historical Fiction Writers)
Elkton, Fl
Husband and wife team of writers. She wrote a very popular children’s book series involving her greyhound including “Off the Track”. All their books are available on their website, Barnes and Noble, with a few on Amazon.

Off to Hollywood – Feb 2007
Seven Red Knots: A St Augustine Time Travel Mystery 2013
Andrew Ranson: St Augustine’s Pirate – June 2014
The Relic: Jerusalm to St Augustine Fl. – won First Place for Unpublished, book-length Novella. – May 2018

Kari Lemor (Romantic Suspense)
St. Augustine, Fl

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Love on the Line Series
Wild Card Undercover – Mar 2017
Running Target – Jul 2017
Fatal Evidence – Dec 2017

Storms of New England Series
Elusive Dreams – Aug 2019
True Dreams – Mar 2020

Canobie Kisses – Short Story – This short story was written for the New Hampshire Pulp Fiction Anthology – Love Free or Die. Free if claimed on ProlificWorks.Com – Link on her website
Unstable Ground – Novella – Sep 2018 (Free on a few online stores – link on her website)

Beautiful Disaster – (Love Will Survive Anthology) – Mar 2016
Worst Holiday Ever: A Family Drama Romance Anthology – Nov 2018

A Witch by Chance: A Written Fireside Short Story (Contributor) – Oct 2014
I Looked Away: A Written Fireside Book (Contributor) – Aug 2015

Jolene MacFadden (Non-Fiction Writer)
Lake City, Fl
(Native Floridian born and raised in Jacksonville, Florida)

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Insider’s Guide to Campground Hosting in Florida Parks: Free Campsites for Volunteers – Oct 2014

Top Ten Ways to Market Your Book for FREE – May 2020
(Now Available in Audio Format too)

Harry Mann – (Historical Fiction)
St. Augustine, Fl
Website: (not updated in a number of years)

Molly (Carroll Family Saga Book 1) – May 2013
Brothers (Carroll Family Saga Book 2) – Aug 2013
Generations (Carroll Family Saga Book 3) – Sept 2015

Debi Matlack (Fiction/Paranorma)
Fleming Island, Fl
Website/Blog: (last updated 2 years ago)
Website/Blog: (last updated Oct 2015)

Blackwater Creek Series
Old Dogs – Book 1 – Oct 2012

The Lucky Cat Shop Series
The Lucky Cat Shop Book 1- Feb 2016
Little Big Cat – Book 2 – Sept 2017

Christine Mazurk (General Fiction/Romance)
Ponte Vedra Beach, Fl
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Mystical Connections – July 2013
Passion’s Race (Passion’s Series Book 1)– Oct 2014
Passion’s Spirit (Passion’s Series Book 2) – Oct 2015
Sisters of Spirit (An SOS Anthology Book 1) – (Contributor) – Re-Released April 2018 (Originally published Jan 2013)

Wray McCalester (Poetry)
Lake City, Fl
Blog: (Hasn’t updated since 2015)
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Published Work:
The Blackbird’s Boast – Available in eBook, Paperback and hardback format

The author states it took him 50 years to write 1 book not sure if he will do another.
Kevin M. McCarthy (Non-Fiction)
Gainesville, Fl
Website: last updated Sept 2017

Author, Editor or Co-Author of the following:

Grammar and Usage: A Rapid Review by McCarthy Kevin (1980-02-01) Paperback – 1980
Saudi Arabia: A Desert Kingdom – 1986
The History of Gilchrist County [Florida]: The Little County in the Middle of Nowhere, that is Close to Everything – 1986 [out-of-print-can find copy at the Gilchrist Co Historical Society and perhaps the local library] Florida Stories – 1989
More Florida Stories – 1989
Florida Lighthouses – 1990
Nine Florida Stories by Marjory Stoneman Douglas – 1990
The Book Lover’s Guide to Florida – 1992
Thirty Florida Shipwrecks – 1992
African Americans in Florida – 1993
The Gators and the Seminoles: Honor, Guts and Glory – 1993
Twenty Florida Pirates – 1994
Black Florida – 1995
Baseball in Florida – 1996
Guide to the University of Florida and Gainesville – 1997
Lighthouses of Ireland – 1997
A River in Flood and Other Florida Stories – 1998
Alligator Tales – 1998
Georgia’s Lighthouses and Historic Coastal Sites – 1998
Native Americans in Florida – 1999
Christmas in Florida – 2000
Fightin’ Gators: A History of the University of Florida Football – 2000
Ocala – 2001
BABE RUTH IN FLORIDA, Second Edition – 2002
Florida Outhouses – 2002
Aviation in Florida – 2003
Honoring the Past, Shaping the Future. The University of Florida, 1853-2003 – 2003
Apalachicola Bay – 2004
Over Southeast Florida -2005
St. Johns River Guidebook – 2005
Cedar Key, Florida: An Illustrated History – 2006
African American Sites in Florida – 2007
Cedar Key, Florida: A History– 2007
Florida Outhouses: An Ode to the Shack in the Back – 2007
Historic Photos of University of Florida Football – 2009
Micanopy , Florida : A Illustrated History – 2009
Suwannee River Guidebook – 2009
Hillsborough River Guidebook (Rivers of Florida) – 2011
Remembering University of Florida Football – 2011
Caloosahatchee River Guidebook – 2012
Antioch on the Orontes: An Illustrated History – 2013
Castles of Turkey – 2013
Hamaca Happenings at Cross Creek – 2013
North Florida Waterways – 2013
South Florida Waterways – 2013
The Historic Haile Homestead at Kanapaha Plantation: An Illustrated History – 2014
The Autobiography of Kevin M. McCarthy – 2015
St. Luke the Evangelist: An Illustrated Biography – 2015
Drayton Island: An Illustrated History – 2016
Gators and Seminoles: A Football Rivalry for the Ages (Images of Sports) – 2016
The Galata Bridge in Istanbul: An Illustrated History – 2016
Melrose, Florida: An Illustrated History – 2017

African Americans at the University of Florida – 1993 – unavailable
Benjamin Otis Franklin Jr: His Life Story – unavailable
Carl Joseph: Some Called Me “Superstar” – unavailable
Greek Americans of Florida – unavailable
Judge Stephan P. Mickle: His Life and Legacy – unavailable
Lake City, Florida: A Sesquicentennial Tribute – 2009 – unavailable
The AVT Learning System in Writing Grammar & Paragraphs – unavailable
The Gainesville Florida Police Department: An Illustrated History – unavailable
The Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Society: The First 25 Years – unavailable
Twentieth-Century Florida Authors – 1996 – unavailable
Turkey 2 Volunteers the Peace Corps: 1963-2008 – unavailable
Women at the University of Florida – unavailable
Lincoln High School Gainesville Florida Its History and Legacy – 2012 – unavailable

He has numerous published articles in a wide variety of magazines and periodicals throughout his long career.

Col. Will G. Merrill, Jr. (Non-Fiction)
Jacksonville, Fl
His website is no longer valid

9/11 Ordinary People: Extraordinary Heroes: NYC – The First Battle in the War Against Terror! – Jul 2011

Ordinary People: Extraordinary Heroes – Afghanistan and Iraq: The Face of War – March 2017

Ron Miller (Historical Fiction/Non-Fiction)
Yulee, Florida
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eday and Hoy: a Development Survey 1969 (out-of-print)
Horse Bones: 12 Tales– 2008
Callie Kinser of Brush Creek – 2014

Tia Mosby (Children’s Book)
Gainesville, Fl
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Published Works:
Extraordinary Annie (author states it is best to buy book on Barnes and Noble or contact her directly)
School Worksheets available on her website

Nancy H. Murray (Fiction/Non-Fiction/Children’s Fiction)
Jacksonville, Florida
Personal Facebook: (hasn’t posted to it since 2013 except to add picture 2017)

The Madonnas of St. Augustine a Remarkable History – 2013
The Night the Elephants Cried – a story of the Tsunami – 2008
Gullah, The Nawleans Cat Meets Katrina – Oct 2011
Mary of the Candles – A La Leche Sketchbook – not sure of publication date – (Buy on her website only)

Eric Musgrove (Historical Fiction)
Live Oak, Fl
No longer has a website and only has personal Facebook page not updated since 2015

Suwannee County (Images of America) Nov 2011
Lost Suwannee County July 2017

Max Myllan (Mystery/Suspense)
Palm Coast, Florida
Website is no longer valid
Facebook: (nothing has been posted since creation)
Twitter: (no posts since June 2014)

Blue Collar Assassins Series
The Carpenter – March 2014
The Electrician – Sept 2014

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