Bill Noel is the best-selling author of thirteen novels in the popular Folly Beach Mystery series. BONEYARD BEACH won the 2016 Imadjinn award for Best Mystery Novel, and DEAD CENTER won the same award for 2017. In addition to being a novelist, Noel is a fine arts photographer and lives in Louisville, Kentucky, with his wife, Susan, and his off-kilter imagination.
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