June Gillam, poet and novelist, has taught writing and literature at San Joaquin Delta College since 1990. Author of House of Cuts and House of Dads, first in the Hillary Broome suspense novels, she is currently polishing House of Eire, set in Lodi and Ireland. Her Ph. D. dissertation was published as “Creating Juicy Tales: Cooperative Inquiry into Writing Stories” by Lambert Academic Publishing. Author of the chapbook So Sweet Against Your Teeth, Gillam’s “Shameless Hussy Looks Back” is scheduled to appear in the Winter 2015 issue of Peregrine, the literary journal of Amherst Writers & Artists. She’s enjoyed discussing all things writing as part of the Author’s Booth at the California State Fair since 2013. A member of Sisters in Crime and Gold Country Writers in Auburn, an affiliate of Placer Arts, June’s been dubbed “Book Mama,” to garner reviews for local authors. www.junegillam.com
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What happens in small town Lodi when a superstore moves in and kills small shops? One butcher works to restore the old ways and must be stopped. Can Hillary Broome get the job done?
House of Eire: A Hillary Broome Novel
by June Gillam
California writer Hillary Broome takes her family to Ireland on vacation for fun and to uncover more about her Irish roots, but upon arriving in Galway she becomes entangled with growing evidence of a cover up that could destroy a rich American developer’s theme park vision. Hillary digs up dark secrets buried as far back as the Potato Famine, secrets endangering people she loves the most.
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