Lauren Carr fell in love with mysteries when her mother read Perry Mason to her at bedtime. The first installment in the Joshua Thornton mysteries, A Small Case of Murder was a finalist for the Independent Publisher Book Award. A Reunion to Die For was released in hardback in June 2007. Both of these books are in re-release.
Last year, the first installment of her new series, It’s Murder, My Son was released. The Mac Faraday Mysteries take place in Deep Creek Lake, Maryland, where Lauren and her family vacation. The second installment is entitled Old Loves Die Hard. Both are getting rave reviews from readers and reviewers.
The owner of Acorn Book Services, Lauren is also a publishing consultant, editor, and interior layout designer for independent authors.
Lauren is a popular speaker who has made speaking appearances at schools, youth groups, and on author panels at conventions.
She lives with her husband, son, and two dogs on a mountain in Harpers Ferry, WV.