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Over the years, Archer Mayor has been photographer, teacher, historian, scholarly editor, feature writer, travel writer, lab technician, political advance man, medical illustrator, newspaper writer, history researcher, publications consultant, constable, and EMT/firefighter. He is also half Argentine, speaks two languages, and has lived in several countries on two continents.

All of which makes makes him restless, curious, unemployable, or all three. Whatever he is, it’s clearly not cured, since he’s currently a novelist, a death investigator for Vermont’s medical examiner, and a police officer.

Archer has been producing the Joe Gunther novels since 1988, some of which have made the “ten best” or “most notable” lists of the Los Angeles and th
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Average rating: 3.82 · 11,121 ratings · 1,085 reviews · 32 distinct works · Similar authors
Open Season (Joe Gunther #1)
3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 2,020 ratings — published 1988 — 10 editions
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Borderlines (Joe Gunther #2)
3.88 of 5 stars 3.88 avg rating — 711 ratings — published 1990 — 7 editions
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The Skeleton's Knee (Joe Gu...
3.95 of 5 stars 3.95 avg rating — 558 ratings — published 1992 — 7 editions
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Scent of Evil (Joe Gunther #3)
3.93 of 5 stars 3.93 avg rating — 554 ratings — published 1991 — 6 editions
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Tag Man (Joe Gunther #22)
3.74 of 5 stars 3.74 avg rating — 384 ratings — published 2011 — 7 editions
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The Sniper's Wife (Joe Gunt...
3.84 of 5 stars 3.84 avg rating — 366 ratings — published 2002 — 9 editions
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Paradise City (Joe Gunther ...
3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 376 ratings — published 2012 — 9 editions
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Three Can Keep a Secret (Jo...
3.81 of 5 stars 3.81 avg rating — 364 ratings — published 2013 — 9 editions
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Fruits of the Poisonous Tre...
4.02 of 5 stars 4.02 avg rating — 461 ratings — published 1993 — 6 editions
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Chat (Joe Gunther #18)
3.79 of 5 stars 3.79 avg rating — 343 ratings — published 2007 — 17 editions
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So pleased to be part of this WCVB Chronicle story about Vermont writers, along with Tom Bodett and Rudyard Kipling. Click the video below or you can watch the whole story here.


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“A secretor is somebody whose blood type appears in his or her body fluids as well as in the blood itself—handy if all you’ve got is a sweaty shirt or, as in this case, semen. A nonsecretor’s blood type can only be ascertained through the blood.”
Archer Mayor, Open Season

“Spinney chose to drop it. No one outside Vermont could be expected to understand a setting where starlit skies, complete silence, and empty downtown streets at four in the morning were the norm. Except maybe far out west. He’d heard that even a Vermonter could get lonely in Wyoming.”
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