Cort Fernald

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Full Name: 
Cort Fernald
City of Residence: 
Omaha
Biography: 

Born and raised in Chicago, IL

Lived most of my adult life in California and Oregon.

University of Southern Oregon-English

University of Oregon-Journalism

Extensive newspaper and magazine credits. Wrote news, editorials, features and know how a reduction wheel works and which end of the pica pole to use.

Moved to Omaha, NE 2003

Worked at infoUSA and infoGroup since 2005.

Started as a business editor.

Went to India for infoUSA 2006 and in 2007 teaching highly educated Indians how to write American.

Was surprised in 2007 by an old interview I did in 1986 with Small Faces/Humble Pie frontman Steve Marriott on a CD release on Wapping Wharf label.

Five time ASA Nebraska state champion softball player and coach. Heckuva short stop and second base.

Got serious about writing.

Published novel ALGONQUIN, a coming-of-age tale, in June 2013.

Joined Nebraska Writers Workshop Oct. 2013.

Published novel SISTERS' SECRET, a novel of crime and obsession, March 2014.

My third novel KEEPER of an ORDINARY, suspense/thriller, was published July 2015.

KEEPER: TRIAL & VENGEANCE was published June 2017

Website: www.cortbooks.com

Published Works: 

ALGONQUIN-2013

SISTERS' SECRET-2014

KEEPER of an ORDINARY-2015

KEEPER: TRIAL & VENGEANCE-2017