Born in New Brunswick, Jake Doherty graduated from St. Francis Xavier University in Nova Scotia and has a Master's degree from Colombia University in New York. He worked as a reporter, editor and publisher of the Hamilton Spectator, Owen Sound Sun Times and Kingston Whig Standard before retiring. He presently writes from Acton Ontario.
This latest installment in the Fergus Fitzgerald and Dr. Mary Fraser series is an epic Irish brawl set in Country Cork in a Northeast corner of Ireland. Alternately funny and scary, it features an almost-forgotten band of aging kidnappers and a family with the generational steel to never give in.