About

Alexandra Amor-cropAlexandra Amor writes mysteries that are about love, friendship and the search for truth.

At the moment, she is working on the next book in her Town Called Horse cozy mystery series.

Alexandra began her writing career with an award-winning memoir about ten years she spent in a cult in the 1990s. She has written four animal adventures for middle grade readers, set on a fictional island in the Salish Sea, two historical mysteries set in 1890 in frontier British Columbia, and a cozy romantic mystery.

Each week Alexandra hosts a podcast where she interviews mystery and thriller authors about their books, their characters and their writing inspiration. It’s a Mystery Podcast is a great way for readers to be introduced to amazing new authors in the mystery genre.

A former Vancouverite, Alexandra now lives in a small theatre town in south-western Ontario and spends each morning writing and the rest of the day thinking about writing.

On the Sunshine Coast, 2014
On the Sunshine Coast, British Columbia, 2014

She loves hearing from readers. You can contact her here.

A Few Useless Facts About Alexandra

I am a personal growth junkie.
I often listen to the sound of ocean waves or thunderstorms when I’m writing. (Like right now.)
I like raisins, but not when they’re in other foods. Same with nuts.
My spirit animal is a bear. (For serious.)
I am not a fan of the demon vegetable Brassica oleracea Gemmifera Group – aka, brussel sprouts.
I love driving. And napping. (Although not usually at the same time.)
Leslie Knope is my favorite superhero.