About Barbara

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Barbara Ross is the author of seven Maine Clambake Mysteries. The latest, Steamed Open, was released in December 2018. Barbara’s novellas are included along with stories by Leslie Meier and Lee Hollis in Eggnog Murder and Yule Log Murder. A new book, Jane Darrowfield, Professional Busbody, releases in June 2019.

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Barbara Ross is the author of seven Maine Clambake Mysteries. The latest, Steamed Open, was released in December 2018. Barbara’s novellas are included along with stories by Leslie Meier and Lee Hollis in Eggnog Murder and Yule Log Murder. A new book, Jane Darrowfield, Professional Busbody, releases June 2019.

Barbara’s books have been nominated for multiple Agatha Awards for Best Contemporary Novel and the Maine Literary Award for Crime Fiction. Barbara lives in Portland, Maine.

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Barbara Ross is the author of seven Maine Clambake Mysteries. The latest, Steamed Open, was released in December 2018. Barbara’s novellas featuring Julia Snowden are included along with stories by Leslie Meier and Lee Hollis in the anthologies Eggnog Murder and Yule Log Murder.

A new, non-Clambake book, Jane Darrowfield, Professional Busybody, will be released on June 25, 2019.

Barbara’s books have been nominated for multiple Agatha Awards for Best Contemporary Novel and the Maine Literary Award for Crime Fiction. She blogs with the Maine Crime Writers and the Wicked Authors. Barbara and her husband live in Portland, Maine.

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Barbara Ross is the author of six Maine Clambake Mysteries. The seventh, Steamed Open, was published in December 2018. Her novellas featuring Julia Snowden are included along with stories by Leslie Meier and Lee Hollis in the anthologies Eggnog Murder and Yule Log Murder.

A new, non-Clambake book, Jane Darrowfield, Professional Busybody, will be released on June 25, 2019.

Barbara’s books have been nominated for multiple Agatha Awards for Best Contemporary Novel and the Maine Literary Award for Crime Fiction. She blogs with the Maine Crime Writers and the Wicked Authors.

Her first mystery novel, The Death of an Ambitious Woman, was published by Five Star/Gale/Cengage in August 2010.  In her former life, Barbara was a co-founder and Chief Operating Officer of two successful start-ups in educational technology. She and her husband live in Portland, Maine.

For more about Barbara

Hank Phillippi Ryan Asks Barbara Ross Not Quite Twenty Questions here.

Click here to read an interview with Barbara by Down East Editor in Chief and author Paul Doiron.

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