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Mary Carter

Mary Carter is a novelist and workshop leader at The Writers Loft in Chicago. Her works include: London From My WindowsMeet Me in Barcelona, Three Months in Florence, The Things I Do For You, The Pub Across the Pond, My Sister’s Voice, Sunnyside Blues, Accidentally Engaged, and She’ll Take It.

In addition to her novels she has written six novellas: Return to Hampton Beach in the anthologized collection Summer Days, A Christmas Carousel in the anthologized collection No Place Like Home, A Kiss Before Midnight in You’re Still the One, A Very Maui Christmas in the New York Times best selling anthology Holiday Magic, and The Honeymoon House in the New York Times best selling anthology Almost Home. Her works have been translated in seven different languages, and several are available as audiobooks.

Mary just released Murder in an Irish Village under the pen name Carlene O’Connor. It’s the first in a murder mystery series set in Ireland.

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