Laura Treacy Bentley is a novelist and poet. Born in Hagerstown, Maryland, she was raised in Huntington, West Virginia, and graduated from Marshall University. Her first novel The Silver Tattoo—a psychological thriller set in Ireland—was released in 2013. Her work has been published widely in the United States and Ireland.

The Silver Tattoo

A psychological thriller set in mystical Ireland

Night Terrors

A short story prequel to The Silver Tattoo

Lake Effect

A collection of poetry set in Appalachia and Ireland

Recently I was interviewed by Gordon Simmons for WV AUTHOR. Click on The Silver Tattoo to watch the video: http://www.librarycommission.wv.gov/programs/ltn/videoserver/Pages/wvauthor.aspx


Visit my virtual reality 3D room at http://inkflash.com/LauraTreacyBentley!


Award-winning author Zoe Ferraris interviewed me on her blog:

http://zoeferraris.blogspot.com/search?q=the+silver+tattoo


Radio interview on Writer's Block: http://voicesofappalachia.com/writers-block-with-laura-treacy-bently/ 


This is a TV interview with me on a new cable program called "Chapters."

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p1xzYxt9fmo

Recent posts from the  Open Mic blog: