John Wesley Ireland


Born in British Columbia, Canada, John Wesley Ireland is a photojournalist who has lived in several countries, including the Cook Islands. He is currently working for a newspaper in Napier, New Zealand, and writing his next novel. For more of his musings, see his blog:
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Review of Brown Girls:

"I highly recommend this book to anyone who likes the genres of suspense, crime drama, mystery, or just a darn amazing read by an extraordinarily gifted writer. Don’t miss this one."
--Working Girl Reviews (

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Brown Girls
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 109,370. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Sand, sea, umbrella drinks. Sounds like Paradise, right? Think again. Jack Nolan came to the Cook Islands to escape the ghosts of his past. But now the tranquility of his South Pacific sanctuary has been shattered. The stranger on his doorstep is just the first indication life on the beach is about to get nasty. Can Jack save this tropical heaven from becoming a depraved hell?

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