Blood to Rubies
my new debut historical novel, published September 19, 2023,
is already an Amazon bestseller, winner of numerous literary awards
and critically acclaimed by many NYT bestselling authors!
See what all the excitement is about! (PURCHASING LINKS BELOW.)
Thank you Chicago Radio Station, WRLR.FM & Jim Wunderlich, host of "Word of Mouth" for a great
one-hour live interview about BLOOD TO RUBIES❣️
If you didn't catch the live interview on Feb. 1st, you
can listen to the interview via this link:
BLOOD TO RUBIES VIDEO
For sound, please click the note icon in the bottom right of the video.
Special thanks to Peter Buffett for use of this track from Kevin Costner's 500 Nations.
Available at Book Stores & on Amazon
ABOUT BLOOD TO RUBIES
Blood to Rubies is the scorching saga of injustice, love, and redemption in the western wilderness. A young frontier photographer goes West to escape the Civil War draft and settles in the Bitterroot Mountains, ancestral home of the Nez Perce Indians. There he becomes obsessed with a young Irish pioneer woman he spies swimming nude in a mountain lake. He comes to admire the Nez Perce and photographs the young leader, Chief Joseph, and a Nez Perce woman warrior (based on a real historical person). Their stories tangle in a ruthless convergence of fates. As he chronicles Chief Joseph’s desperate struggle to save his people and their harrowing 1,500-mile exodus to the Canadian border—the medicine line—to join Sitting Bull in freedom, he feels complicit in their demise. Blood to Rubies has already garnered early praise from New York Times bestselling authors, calling the book "brilliant," "heartbreakingly beautiful," "unforgettable," "a riveting debut," "phenomenal," and "destined to be a classic."