Parker Francis, author of the Quint Mitchell mystery series

Welcome to the online home of mystery writer Parker Francis. Parker is the author of the award-winning Quint Mitchell Mystery novels MATANZAS BAY and BRING DOWN THE FURIES, as well as the short story collection GHOSTLY WHISPERS, SECRET VOICES.  Take a few minutes to graze through the pages, and sign up for my quarterly e-newsletter to stay atop the latest news about my next book, HURRICANE ISLAND.  I’m always happy to hear from readers or writers so feel free to contact me.

Hurricane Island

Cover of "Hurricane Island," a Quint Mitchell Mystery by Parker Francis

If you’ve been holding your breath awaiting the next Quint Mitchell Mystery get ready to breathe again. Hurricane Island is coming soon, and once again Quint finds himself in a world of trouble. It doesn’t start that way, of course, but when Woody Carpenter, a former Atlanta cop and Quint’s read more…

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May 9, 2015

Gamache-Koger Student Center
Flagler College
St. Augustine, Florida
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
A benefit for the Florida Heritage Book Festival
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