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Archer Mayor On 30 Years Of Detective Novels, Law Enforcement And Making Vermont Home

Jane Lindholm interviews Newfane author Archer Mayor on "Vermont Edition" in front of a live audience in VPR's Stetson Studio One on Monday, Sept. 30, 2019.
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Jane Lindholm interviews Newfane author Archer Mayor on "Vermont Edition" in front of a live audience in VPR's Stetson Studio One on Monday, Sept. 30, 2019.

Over the course of 30 novels, Newfane author Archer Mayor has chronicled the detective work of Joe Gunther and the fictitious Vermont Bureau of Investigation. Mayor joins Vermont Edition and a live audience in VPR's Stetson Studio One to discuss his writing, his 30th Joe Gunther novel titled Bomber's Moon, his law enforcement career and how he came to make Vermont his home.

Author Archer Mayor and his novel Bomber's Moon
Author photo by Lulu Kline / Book cover by Minotaur Books
Author Archer Mayor marks 30 years, and 30 Joe Gunther novels, with the September release of "Bomber's Moon."

Mayor's novels are packed with details he's seen firsthand over decades working with the Windham County Sheriff's Department, as a death investigator for the state and as a firefighter and EMT. He'll discuss that career, as well as the global travels and panoply of jobs he held before settling in Vermont, his home now for more than 30 years.

Click here for a list of upcoming events featuring author Archer Mayor.

Broadcast live on Monday, Sept. 30, 2019 at noon; rebroadcast at 7 p.m.

 

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