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.


    • February 10
    • Voyage of Mercy
    • North Hill
      Needham, MA
      (this is a private event)
    • April 23
    • Voyage of Mercy
    • Georgetown Public Library Meeting Room
      2 Maple Street
      Georgetown MA
      10:30 a.m.
    • May 2
    • Voyage of Mercy
    • Real Estate Bar Association of Massachusetts
      Annual Spring Conference
      Keynote address
      (This is a private event.)
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Voyage of Mercy paperback available!

Despite shutdowns and closed bookstores for several months after Voyage debuted in March 2020, sales remained robust, and St. Martin's Press released a paperback edition 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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