Black Candle Women tells the story of four generations of the Montrose family whose lives are ruled by an ancient curse purported to kill the men unfortunate enough for one of them to fall in love, and what happens when the youngest member of the family, Nickie, brings home a boy for the first time.
Publisher: Graydon House
Publication Date: November 1, 2022
ISBN: Coming soon.
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Diane Marie Brown is a public health professor at Orange Coast College in Costa Mesa, California. Growing up in Stockton, California, she moved south to earn a BA in sociology and a graduate degree in public health from UCLA. After many years working in public health and disaster preparedness with the City of Long Beach, she went back to school to complete a degree in fiction at USC’s Master of Professional Writing Program. She lives in Long Beach, California with her husband, their four daughters, and dog Brownie.