Archer Mayor, author

  • <p>Archer Mayor. Photo credit: Margot Zalkind</p> <p>Archer Mayor. Photo credit: Margot Zalkind</p>

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  • Archer Mayor: an Endless Mystery


Archer Mayor is the author of the expansive Joe Gunther police procedural mystery series. All but one of his books are set in Vermont, and many of the 31 books in the series are set in Brattleboro. Popular and well read, he is a familiar figure in and around Brattleboro. The Brattleboro Municipal Center is the former site of the Brattleboro Police Department, where many of the books are set. Mayor moved here in 1981 and has lived here since then. Listen to Mayor talk about his life in Vermont, where he serves in many roles in addition to writing, including serving as a state medical examiner.

Tour Stop Location: Old Police Station - Downtown Brattleboro - Archer Mayor's Joe Gunther series

230 Main Street, Brattleboro, Vermont 05301, United States

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Audio Narrator: Tom Bedell and interview with Mayor for Words Trail

Lead Researcher: Sandy Rouse

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  • <p>Open Season - first book published (hardcover)</p> <p>Open Season - first book published (hardcover)</p>
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