Gillian Royes

Author of The Shad detective series

Gillian Royes

Author of The Shad detective series

Biography

Gillian Royes is the creator of the Shad series, a series of detective novels that take place on the North Coast of Jamaica. The most recent, The Rhythm of the August Rain, was published in July 2015. She currently lives in Atlanta and on the island of St. Croix, where she lectures at the University of the Virgin Islands.