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.

Bring Down the Furies

Cover of 'Bring Down the Furies' by Parker Francis

Sherman’s troops burned it the first time. Now a serial arsonist threatens a small South Carolina town and Quint Mitchell is caught in the backdraft.

When Quint follows the “Heartthrob Bandit” to the hamlet of Allendale, he finds himself  in the crossfire of an ugly cultural war between an ultraconservative minister read more…

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