May Freebie Book: No Good Deed!

It May Freebie Time! My 5th novel which won bronze in the 2017 Readers Favorite Awards for Historical Romance is FREE for a few days. You can download it for free from Amazon...

The Darkest Hour Hit The USA Today Bestseller List…

This is one of those surreal moments in life that is so mind boggling, I just stare at the page of the USA Today Bestseller List and see my name in the top 100 (#67 to be exact). Yup that's my name...

Upcoming Radio Interview with Chatting With Sherri

Chatting With Sherri welcomes back with author and playwright Mary D Brooks! I will get  to catch up with author and playright, Mary D. Brooks about Mabel of the Anzacs radio play part two and her...

World War II Article Links For The Week

Here's this week's fascinating stories relating to the Holocaust and/or World War II Rest In Peace... French Resistance hero who saved hundreds of Jewish children dies aged 108. Georges Loinger...

1940’s Bike Girls…

The site Vintage Everyday has this amazing collection of LIFE Magazine photos about women during the 1940s and their bikes! 1940s Bike Girls: Fascinating Photos of Female Motorcyclists From 1949,...

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May Freebie Book: No Good Deed!

It May Freebie Time! My 5th novel which won bronze in the 2017 Readers Favorite Awards for Historical Romance is FREE for a few days. You can download it for free from Amazon http://mybook.to/NGD2019 “A love forged in war and strengthened by adversity. It’s my kind of...

The Darkest Hour Hit The USA Today Bestseller List…

This is one of those surreal moments in life that is so mind boggling, I just stare at the page of the USA Today Bestseller List and see my name in the top 100 (#67 to be exact). Yup that’s my name on there along with my fellow authors of The Darkest Hour. Thanks for including me is this...

Upcoming Radio Interview with Chatting With Sherri

Chatting With Sherri welcomes back with author and playwright Mary D Brooks! I will get  to catch up with author and playright, Mary D. Brooks about Mabel of the Anzacs radio play part two and her upcoming novella “Enemy at the Gate,” “Xena: Their Courage Changed Our...

World War II Article Links For The Week

Here’s this week’s fascinating stories relating to the Holocaust and/or World War II Rest In Peace… French Resistance hero who saved hundreds of Jewish children dies aged 108. Georges Loinger escaped from German camp and spent rest of the war helping children cross Swiss border...

1940’s Bike Girls…

The site Vintage Everyday has this amazing collection of LIFE Magazine photos about women during the 1940s and their bikes! 1940s Bike Girls: Fascinating Photos of Female Motorcyclists From 1949, Taken by Loomis Dean for LIFE Magazine These are some badass girls! In an era when it might have been...

New Art: Enemy At The Gate

Here’s some art from the upcoming novella “Enemy At The Gate” – the poem is part of the Greek National Anthem – I changed “sons” to “daughters” to fit in with the storyline My contribution to the Darkest Hour Anthology is called “Enemy At The...

New Video Trailer for Enemy At The Gate

January 22, 2019 sees the release of The Darkest Hour anthology and my story is called Enemy At The Gate. You can find out more about the anthology here...

Book 7: Blood Ties Cover Reveal and Video Trailer

I’m stoked to give you a sneak peek at the next book in the Intertwined Souls Series, Book 7: Blood Ties. The series has focused on Eva and Zoe’s journey and as they have weathered every obstacle with love and reliance on each other. Blood Ties is set six months after the events of...

The Darkest Hour eBook Giveaway Contest!

Heads up everyone. This is seriously cool. The upcoming official release of “The Darkest Hour” anthology will be on January 22. The authors of this incredible volume are running a contest for all readers who are interested in WW2 stories and WW2 Resistance. What do you have to do? Glad...

Mabel of the Anzacs Part 1 Radio Play – Audio

In 1948 Post War Australia, teenager and World War II Greek Resistance fighter Zoe Lambros meets Mabel Andrews, a mercurial, cantankerous former World War I Australian nurse. Zoe’s introduction to the fiery octogenarian is an explosive mix of sound and fury. Neither woman wants to give ground and...

Listen to the Cast of Mabel of the Anzacs

Chatting With Sherri is joined by the Cast of  Mabel of the Anzacs! We will chat with the cast of Mary D. Brooks wonderful radio play.   We will discuss the play, our parts and the fun of a live radio broadcast. We will be joined by;  Zoe Lambros played by; Arielle Strauss,  Eva Haralambos played...

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The Darkest Hour: Discover Our Stories
Posted on: 20th November 2018

The Darkest Hour: Discover Our Stories

WW2. When the world falls to terror and tyranny reigns… …how far would you go to resist? Would you risk your own life or the lives of the ones you love? From a young Jewish woman in love fighting her way out of the Warsaw ghetto, to a Czech assassin rising above his fears for […]


The Darkest Hour Anthology – Meet The Authors
Posted on: 29th August 2018

The Darkest Hour Anthology – Meet The Authors

The Darkest Hour: Tales of WW2 Resistance. I’m writing a novella that will form part of this anthology with 9 other best selling historical fiction authors. Created a video to introduce you to the other authors. Check it out! You can pre-order the book from iBooks now https://itunes.apple.com/us/book/id1408712494 and on Amazon from October 29. It’s going to […]


Book Trailer: Mabel of the ANZACS
Posted on: 15th August 2018

Book Trailer: Mabel of the ANZACS

Zoe Lambros meets Mabel Andrews, a mercurial, cantankerous World War I Australian nurse. Zoe’s introduction to the fiery octogenarian is an explosive mix of sound and fury. Neither woman wants to give ground and they are determined to be proven right. For Zoe, actions speak louder than words and Mabel finds a kindred spirit that […]


Interview: MaryD on The Lesbian Talk Show Blog
Posted on: 15th August 2018

Interview: MaryD on The Lesbian Talk Show Blog

Being An Author, Ally & Starting AUSXIP with Mary D Brooks The Lesbian Review Podcast In this episode of The Lesbian Review Podcast Sheena is joined today by Mary D Brooks author, ally and founder of AusXip. Find out Why Mary D Brooks thinks that fanfic is a great place for writers to start How […]


Book Trailer: Enemy At The Gate
Posted on: 10th August 2018

Book Trailer: Enemy At The Gate

We have a new book trailer and this time it’s for the upcoming novella “Enemy at the Gate” which will be part of a multi-author anthology focused on World War 2 Resistance called “The Darkest Hour”.


Addicted To You: Eva and Zoe
Posted on: 2nd May 2018

Addicted To You: Eva and Zoe

Intertwined Souls Series by MaryD Song by Avicii: Addicted To You Illustrations by Lucia Nobrega Created by: Mary D. Brooks


2018 ANZAC Day
Posted on: 2nd May 2018

2018 ANZAC Day

My tribute to those heroic men and women who sacrificed and served for their country.


Mabel of the ANZACS Book Trailer
Posted on: 2nd May 2018

Mabel of the ANZACS Book Trailer

Zoe Lambros meets Mabel Andrews, a mercurial, cantankerous World War I Australian nurse. Zoe’s introduction to the fiery octogenarian is an explosive mix of sound and fury. Neither woman wants to give ground and they are determined to be proven right. For Zoe, actions speak louder than words and Mabel finds a kindred spirit that […]


Book Trailer: Crossroads
Posted on: 2nd May 2018

Book Trailer: Crossroads

Crossroads New series with Stella & Tessa It’s the summer of 1917 in Athens, Greece, and while the city swelters, the patients of St Gregori’s Home for the Infirm have never seen anyone like Doctor Stella Nikas–a joyous personality that defies the abject sorrow of her surroundings and brings an explosion of color and light […]


Zoe’s Promise Radio Play March 2018
Posted on: 30th March 2018

Zoe’s Promise Radio Play March 2018

Sand, Sun, Love and Madcap Zoe On A Mission To Fulfill A Promise Made In The Egyptian Desert It’s 1948 in Sydney, Australia Zoe is planning a surprise for Eva. She enlists the help of Elena and together they make one of Zoe’s zaniest ideas come to life. Zoe’s promise to Eva made in the […]


Zoe’s Promise Cast Interview March 25, 2018
Posted on: 25th March 2018

Zoe’s Promise Cast Interview March 25, 2018

The cast of my new radio play “Zoe’s Promise” were on Chatting With Sherri radio show and it was so much fun to listen to them talk about the play and their perceptions on Eva and Zoe!


02 March 2018 Interview on Chatting With Sherri Radio Show
Posted on: 2nd March 2018

02 March 2018 Interview on Chatting With Sherri Radio Show

Once again back by popular demand we welcome author,playwright; Mary D Brooks to Chatting With Sherri! We are going to chat about her newest play for Sherri’s Playhouse; ZOE’S PROMISE; A WEEK IN THE LIFE OF EVA AND ZOE. It’s a continuation of the very successful play; A Widgie Knight! We will also chat with her about Mabel […]


12 September 2017 Interview on Chatting With Sherri Radio Show
Posted on: 12th September 2017

12 September 2017 Interview on Chatting With Sherri Radio Show

Sherri and I had a fantastic chat on her radio show “Chatting With Sherri” – and the occasional sneeze (we pre-recorded the interview due to the time difference from Sydney and LA) Sherri has exclusive look at the new book series covers! Check them out below. PLUS we get to talk about the new play […]


09 March 2017 Interview Chatting With Sherri Radio Show
Posted on: 9th March 2017

09 March 2017 Interview Chatting With Sherri Radio Show

Ooh visiting with one of my favourite ladies, Sherri Rabinowitz when I head back to her show , Chatting With Sherri, to talk about Nor The Battle To The Strong and the upcoming radio play “A Harem Christmas (the working title…god knows what it will eventually be called)


 

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I’m deeply honoured and thrilled to have two of my books – the novel and the companion book be featured in the Jewish Museum of Greece.

In 2016 The Jewish Museum of Greece added In “The Blood of the Greeks” and the companion book “In the Blood of the Greeks The Illustrated Companion” to their collection on Greek Holocaust during World War II.

If you are in the area, why not pop over to Nikis 39, Athina 105 57, Greece and see their collection of priceless documents, images and video about the Greek Jewish Resistance and the way the Greek Jews fought back against the Germans and how their compatriots protected them.

Pick up a copy of In the Blood of the Greeks and the Companion Book – historical fiction and the companion book features actual wartime photography, illustrations, real life accounts of Greek resistance and heroism.

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