About Vaughn
Hardacker
Vaughn C. Hardacker is a writer. He has completed five novels
and numerous short stories. He is a member of the New
England Chapter of the Mystery Writers of America and has
published short stories in three anthologies:
Mouth Full of
Bullets; Best of Year One
,  My Teacher Is My Hero, and
Deadfall, Level Best Books' sixth annual anthology of New
England crime and mystery stories. His novel,
SNIPER, was
selected as a finalist in the Crime Fiction category of the 2015
Maine Literary Awards. His third, THE BLACK ORCHID, was
released in March 2016 and THE FISHERMAN has been

selected as a finalist in the Crime Fiction category of the 2016 Maine
Literary Awards. His publisher,
Skyhorse Publishing, Inc., has
placed his next two crime/thrillers (WENDIGO and MY
BROTHER'S KEEPER) under contract for future release.

He is a veteran of the U. S. Marines and served in Vietnam. He
holds degrees from Northern Maine Technical College, the
University of Maine and Southern New Hampshire University.
He lives in Maine.

At this time he is working on his next mystery thriller.

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Links
NE Chapter of Mystery Writers
of America
Mystery Writers of America
Vaughn's Blog
New England CrimeBake
Maine Crime Writers Blog
Maine Writers & Publishers
Alliance
Vaughn's Author Page
Read One of Vaughn's Stories
Vaughn's Twitter Page
Vaughn's Facebook Author
Page
Contact Vaughn
vhardacker@gmail.com
Email:
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July 14, 28, August 11 and 25, 2016
6:00 - 9:00 pm Thursday on Sweden
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October 12, 2016: 5:30 pm, Windham
Public Library

October 15, 2016: 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Barnes & Noble, Augusta
Finalist in
Crime
Fiction
Category
2015 Maine
Literary
Awards
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Finalist in
Crime
Fiction
Category
2015 Maine
Literary
Awards
Finalist in
Crime
Fiction
Category
2016 Maine
Literary
Awards
Read Chapter 1
of BLACK
ORCHID