Award-winning Stephen Puleo is the author of Voyage of Mercy,
American Treasures, The Caning, A City So Grand, The Boston Italians,
Due to Enemy Action, and Dark Tide.


    • December 1
    • Voyage of Mercy
    • Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) @Umass Boston
      (This is a private event.)
    • December 8
    • Voyage of Mercy
    • Book club event
      Martin Institute at Stonehill College
      (This is a private event.)
    • January 31
    • Voyage of Mercy
    • Walpole Public Library
      143 School Street
      Walpole MA
      7:30 p.m.
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Voyage of Mercy paperback available!

The paperback version of Voyage of Mercy debuted on May 18. Despite shutdowns and closed bookstores for several months after Voyage debuted last March, sales have been robust, and St. Martin's Press has announced that the book will move into paperback in May 2021.

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Voyage of Mercy

Steve Puleo's seventh book, Voyage of Mercy, is the story of the Irish famine and the remarkable story of America's first humanitarian mission

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Voyage of Mercy Wins Christopher Award

I’m very honored that Voyage of Mercy has won a 2020 Christopher Award. These awards, issued by the nonprofit, The Christophers, celebrate writers, producers, directors, authors, and illustrators whose work “affirms the highest values of the human spirit” and reflects the The Christophers guidance, “It’s better to light one candle than to curse the darkness.”

Read the full press release here.

Due To Enemy Action now print on demand

I’m thrilled to announce that Due to enemy Action is available as a print-on-demand text.

Go to Untreed Reads to order your copy in hardcover or paperback.

Xavier Society for the Blind transcribes Voyage of Mercy into braille

Voyage of Mercy has been transcribed into braille and is available in the Xavier Society for the Blind library. Since 1900, Xavier Society for the Blind has been providing free braille and audio books to blind and visually impaired people worldwide in order for them to learn about, develop, and practice their faith.

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