Kathryn Guare lives in the Vermont town where she grew up, part of the third generation of her family to call the tiny capital city of Montpelier home. She spent ten years as an executive with a global health membership and advocacy organization, worked as a tour coordinator in a travel agency, and has traveled extensively in Europe and India. She has a passion for Classical music, all things Celtic, and exploring ethnic foods and diverse cultures.

Book List in Order: 4 titles


  • It's 1952, and change is coming quickly to a rugged island off the west coast of Ireland. It's coming even faster to the two young people about to meet there. On the Great Blasket Island, with most of its inhabitants lost to emigration and those who...



  • An Iranian, a Bohemian and an Irishman walk into a bar. It isn’t a joke. It’s Conor McBride’s latest mission. Conor McBride has accepted a bargain he may live to regret, if he gets to live at all. Lured by the chance to resume his career as a v...



  • An Irishman on the run. He's left a lot of things behind him . . . but they're not far enough back. Conor McBride has lost everything, and if he can't find a way to disappear in a hurry, the next thing he loses could be his life. Running from enemies...



  • Are you ready for a new kind of suspense hero? Meet Conor McBride - an Irishman who's even more interesting than the trouble he gets into.The British Secret Intelligence Service has recruited its most unlikely agent--an Irish musician.And they've giv...





Complete Series List in Order

The Virtuosic Spy (Conor McBride)

0.5) Where a Wave Meets the Shore (Nov-2016)
1) Deceptive Cadence (Mar-2013)
2) The Secret Chord (Jan-2014)
3) City of a Thousand Spies (Mar-2015)