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Author Archives: James Osborne

Lest We Forget

If you look at the back right-hand side of a Canadian $10 bill, you will see an old veteran standing at attention near the National War Memorial in Ottawa. His … Continue reading

November 10, 2019 · 3 Comments

It’s Available!

Evidently, one of Amazon’s computers burped yesterday. The original link it listed for the free ebook offer this week led us to a page saying that SECRET SHEPHERD was out … Continue reading

October 15, 2019 · 5 Comments

It’s Free!!!

Here’s your chance! Get an e-book copy of my latest novel, SECRET SHEPHERD, absolutely free on Amazon. For this week only. No hitches! All you need to do is click … Continue reading

October 14, 2019 · Leave a comment

Happy Canadian Thanksgiving

October 13, 2019 · 4 Comments

A Double Header

We’ve a double header of good news to share with you today.  First, a short story of mine has been chosen for an anthology of stories by authors from all … Continue reading

September 25, 2019 · 8 Comments

Fall Reading

I’m very pleased to tell you that my publisher, Solstice Publishing Inc., has included my latest novel, SECRET SHEPHERD, on a poster promoting six novels as fall reading selections! They … Continue reading

September 9, 2019 · 16 Comments

This Is Nice!

Well now … this is kinda nice. Not sure whether to be embarrassed, or delighted, or both … so here it is. We’ve just learned that my latest novel, SECRET … Continue reading

May 29, 2019 · 7 Comments


On this day, fifteen years ago, we lost a wife, a mother, a nana, a sister, a friend to thousands. Judi Osborne was the cornerstone of our lives. We may … Continue reading

April 22, 2019 · 23 Comments

Excerpt, As Promised

Okay folks, as promised, here are the first two chapters of SECRET SHEPHERD. Hope you enjoy it enough to find your way back here to this link to the Amazon … Continue reading

February 6, 2019 · 4 Comments

Thanks Is Not Enough!

It’s hard to know where to begin thanking everyone who helped make it possible for Secret Shepherd to be named Best Mystery Novel of 2018.  So will everyone who voted for … Continue reading

January 15, 2019 · 6 Comments