Barbara Ross is the author of the Maine Clambake Mystery series. The most recent book, Boiled Over, was published in May 2014. The first, Clammed Up, was nominated for an Agatha Award for Best Contemporary Novel and the RT Book Reviews, Reviewerâ€™s Choice Best Book Award for Amateur Sleuth and was a finalist for the Maine Literary Award for Crime Fiction.
Barbara is a co-editor/co-publisher at Level Best Books, which produces an award-winning anthology of crime and mystery stories by New England authors every November. â€śBread Babyâ€ť in Best New England Crime Stories 2014: Stone Cold was nominated for an Agatha Award for Best Short Story.
Barbara and her husband own the former Seafarer Inn at the head of the harbor in Boothbay Harbor, Maine. When they arenâ€™t in Boothbay, she and her husband live in Somerville, MA.