Charles Farley

Charles Farley lives a few blocks from the site of the Hotel Monte Sano in Huntsville, Alabama. His first book, Soul of the Man, is a biography of blues great Bobby "Blue" Bland. He also wrote the popular Florida Mystery Trilogy--Secrets of San Blas, Secrets of St. Vincent, and Secrets of St. Joe--that takes place in and around Port St. Joe, Florida, in 1938--1939. His latest book is The Hotel Monte Sano, a love story mystery set at the exclusive resort in 1892.