Pen Name: None
Born: 1940 in Chicago, Illinois
Tom left Chicago in 1969 and currently resides in Lawrence, Kansas with his wife and two children.
Biographical and Professional Information
Tom Mach wrote three successful historical novels, Sissy!. All Parts Together, and Angels at Sunset. Author Mach’s fascination for Chicago history, particularly the Great Chicago Fire of 1871, inspired Angels at Sunset. Sissy! and All Parts Together—both of which won rave reviews and were listed among the 150 best Kansas books in 2011.Sissy! won the J. Donald Coffin Memorial Book Award while All Parts Together was a viable entrant for the 2007 Pulitzer Prize Award. Mach was recently honored for formulating a resolution to honor the centennial for the passage of Kansas suffrage by the Kansas legislature, which formally named it the "Kansas Angels at Sunset Centennial" resolutions after the title of his suffrage novel, Angels at Sunset. Mach also wrote a collection of short stories entitled Stories To Enjoy which received positive reviews. In addition to he has also published several different ebooks.
- Sissy!, Hill Song Press, 2003
- The Uni Verse, Hill Song Press, 2006
- All Parts Together, Hill Song Press, 2006
- An Innocent Murder, Amazon Digital Services, 2007
- Stories to Engoy, Hill Song Press, 2010
- Advent, Amazon Digital Services, 2011
- Homer the Roamer , Amazon Digital Services, 2011
- Angels at Sunset, Hill Song Press, 2012
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Sissy! (Jessica Radford Trilogy) (Bk. 1)
Release Date: 2003-11-30
All Parts Together (Jessica Radford Trilogy) (Bk. 2)
Release Date: 2006-02-08
Angels at Sunset (Jessica Radford Trilogy)
Release Date: 2012-02-13
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)
Contact Tom Mach at Tom@TomMach.com
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