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Welcome to the website of DR L.J.M. OWEN, a Canberra-based author, archaeologist and librarian with a passion for reclaiming women’s history.

These pages contain information on L.J.'s literary adventures and available services, including:

  •     freelance writing;
  •     speaking; and
  •     providing workshops.

As an author, L.J. creates mystery-filled worlds peppered with people from the past.

The third instalment in her Dr Pimms, Intermillennial Sleuth series, Egyptian Enigma, is due out March 2018.

 

 

Ancient murder

Family secrets

Not all skeletons stay buried...

 
BOOK 1:  OLMEC OBITUARY

BOOK 1:  OLMEC OBITUARY

BOOK 2:  MAYAN MENDACITY

BOOK 2:  MAYAN MENDACITY

BOOK 3:  EGYPTIAN ENIGMA

BOOK 3:  EGYPTIAN ENIGMA

 

L.J.’s tale in a brand new compendium of short stories from Down Under—Sherlock Holmes:  The Australian Casebook—finds Holmes and Watson alighting from a train at Queanbeyan station to investigate reports of a drowned boy returned to life. For more on the story and an extract, click here.

 

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