Hear the author read excerpts from Book One of the series, North Of The Tension Lineand from Book Two, The Audacity of Goats.

J.F. Riordan on her work, her life, and why, “write the damn book,” has been some of the best advice of her career.


The Media….

  • Lyrical and character driven, the North of the Tension Line series is a tribute to the beauty of the ordinary.  In this interview on Milwaukee Public Radio’s, Lake Effect, J.F. Riordan and host, Mitch Teich explore the politics and occasional pitfalls of life in a small town.