These international experiences enrich her first novel, a mystery set in Laos, where she lived for two years in the early 1990s.
Her characters and situations are a fictional blend of the myriad individuals and events which shaped Nancy’s life in overseas settings as diverse as Guyana, India, Italy, Kazakhstan and Somalia.
She and her husband, author Russell Sunshine, currently live on California’s Central Coast with five backyard deer who come and go as they please.
community are suspicious. Before long, they’ve organized themselves into a sleuthing team to find the truth behind his unctuous tribute.