Short Stories


Noreen Ayres is the creator of the Smokey Brandon series,
"A World the Color of Salt", "Carcass Trade", and her latest novel
"The Juan Doe Murders." Available at a bookstore near you
or at your favorite online supplier.

Among the long list of critical acclaim for Noreen is this from Booklist: 

"Ayres writes hard-hitting crime fiction that's vivid, graphic, and visceral. ... Ayres combines dark humor, gritty realism, plenty of gut-wrenching, eye-popping action, and a welcome dose of Smokey's own brand of cheerful charm."

Come in and meet award-winning author and poet Noreen Ayres and sample her fiction and poetry.