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Mary Bradford

Location: Cork, Ireland
Facilitates workshops.
Speaks at events.
Speaks to writer groups.
Speaks to book clubs.


Mary Bradford is the Irish published author of three novels and four novellas. Living now in her native county Cork, she previously lived in Dublin for 20 years. Mary enjoys crochet and crafting which gives her a chance to unwind from stories that may be tumbling around in her mind. Her short stories continue to appear in newspapers, magazines and anthologies.
Her debut novel, My Husband’s Sin introduces The Lacey Taylor Story, and her second novel, Don’t Call Me Mum, continues Lacey’s journey, with the final novel, No More Secrets bringing it all to an end. She plans to bring her fourth novel, To Live with a Stranger, out in the autumn of 2021.
Mary still harbours the dream of owning a home by the sea, be it a tent or a small cottage to which she can escape and read. All her work is available online with Amazon and BuyTheBook.ie. Mary is now a Nana and loves every minute of this new chapter in her life.


My Husband's Sin (Book 1 of 3, The Lacey Taylor Story)

Lillian Taylor despised her youngest child, Lacey, labelling her My Husband’s Sin.
What did it mean?
After her mother’s passing, Lacey discovers why her mother held a grudge against her.
What is revealed devastates the whole family and in the search for truth exposes more than the Taylor children expected.
This is Lacey’s journey. But it does not exclude her siblings, whose lives fall apart as they too struggle to accept the revelations.
Question leads to question on a path where only one person can explain all.
Mystery, love, resentment, anger, death, is there room for happiness?

Don't Call Me Mum (Book 2 of 3, The Lacey Taylor Story)

Lacey Taylor and Cora Maguire. One young and considerate, the other a cold businesswoman.
Lacey searched and found her birth mother Cora and yearns for a close relationship, while the celebrity dress designer believes in ambition and business first always.
Will they come together when life takes an unexpected turn for Lacey and she needs the support of her mother? What if Cora fails her?
Events push life in a direction that leaves the young woman without a doubt what family really means. Can it be happily ever after? Is family more important than money?
Heartbreak, manipulation, love, death, but is there regret? Grab the box of tissues and discover who pays the highest price in this page-turning novel.

No More Secrets, (Book 3, The Lacey Taylor Story)

Harriet is startled by a gift she receives for her eighteenth birthday and so is her family. A trust fund from her father, a man she has never met, Josh Campbell. An action that raises the unanswered questions she was happy to leave suppressed until now. Refusing to be swayed by her grandmother to let things be, Harriet’s determination to find out what really happened takes her away from home. Before she can accept Josh into her life, Harriet needs answers. Why now and why did he abandon her mum, Lacey?
The time has come for no more secrets.

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