Anna Castle writes the Francis Bacon Mystery series. She holds an eclectic set of degrees: BA in the Classics, MS in Computer Science, and a Ph.D in Linguistics. She has had a correspondingly eclectic series of careers: waitressing, software engineering, documenting an indigenous language of southern Mexico, a short stint as an associate professor, and managing a digital archive. Writing historical fiction combines her lifelong love of stories and learning. She physically resides in Austin, Texas, but mentally counts herself a queen of infinite space.
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Books by Anna Castle
The Francis Bacon Mystery Series
- Murder by Misrule — June, 2014
- Death by Disputation — December, 2014
- The Widow’s Guild — September, 2015
The Lost Hat, Texas Mystery Series
- Black & White & Dead All Over — June, 2015
- Flash Memory — December, 2015
Meet the Author
Anna used to teach popular courses at the university level. She’s available for workshops or talks anywhere in Central Texas (possibly farther afield) and can speak on topics like:
- How to write a mystery
- Ten myths about history
- The history of underwear
- Agatha Christie’s plot twists and tricks
Anna would love to visit your book club via Skype. You can find discussion questions on her website at the page for each book.
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