High Country Writers, Boone, NC

Jean Shoemaker (aka, B. J. Foster)

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“B.J. Foster employs an easy, straightforward style of writing that is descriptive and endearing.” “...a new voice on the literary front, and her particular blend of New Orleans mystique, engaging characters, and fast-paced action produce a likeable product….” Midwest Book Review

About B.J.

     B.J. Foster grew up on the Texas coast and spent many years traveling and studying the swamps and legends of New Orleans. Fascinated with the mystique of this vibrant city, its architecture and exciting history, she has chosen this area for the setting of her first novel.

     B.J. spends her summers in Banner Elk, North Carolina and is a member of the High Country Writers. She is currently enrolled in a Masters of Popular Fiction Writing at Seton Hill University and working the next novel set in the North Carolina high country. B.J.'s book Bayou Shadows, has been honored as the winner of a High Country Writers Book of the Year Award.


ISBN:  0-9675884-5-6



Bayou Shadows
A fast-paced thriller filled with adventure, suspense, mystery and intrigue with a romantic edge set in vibrant New Orleans.
"A very good story, a truly touching tale"
Midwest Book Review
 American Library Association's Booklist
"...excellent role models for young women...."
Midwest Book Review
"...sizzles with suspense, excitement and sensual tension..."
Amazon Customer Review

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