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Barbara Mostella, Author


Barbara is an author who writes mystery, murder, and suspense books in the fiction genre.  She has published a three-book series, and the first exciting book in her trilogy is "Who Would Have Thought."

The series is organized as follows.  Book 1, "Who Would Have Thought," Book 2, "Consequences of Crime, Greed, & Love," and Book 3, "Why Now". You can find Book 1 and 2 in paperback and eBook formats on Amazon, Barnes and Noble (B&N), and Draft2Digital.  Her titles are also available through over 40,000+ booksellers doing business with Ingram Spark. Book 1 and Book 2 can be found in McCain Memorial public library in Ashville, Alabama, Spokane County Library District(SCLD) Spokane, Washington, City of Lincoln Library in Lincoln, Nebraska,  and Book 1 can be found in Denver, Colorado public libraries (Central, Hamden, and Ross-University locations). Book 3 can be found in paperback and eBook formats on Amazon and Ingram Spark.

Notable: Book 2 was a shortlisted finalist for the Best Book Editors 2021 Award Category: Best Cover.

Membership: Barbara is a member of the Alliance of Independent Authors (ALLi), Worldwide Women Association (WWA), and Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc.

Barbara graduated from Alabama A & M University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science. She retired from the Department of Defense as a Program Manager.
​Barbara is an avid reader, and when not writing, she enjoys reading, pickleball, and watching mystery movies.

Her motto: "Don't let anyone set the tone for your day except you and God".


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