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J. Michael Boucher is a first-time novelist with prior careers as a country & western radio personality, Marine Corps officer and partner in a large international law firm.  

After retiring from a nearly 40-year law career, J. Michael Boucher has focused on writing, travel and raising his golf skills from terrible to solidly mediocre. Ace of Diamonds was inspired by the author’s experiences with the plight of everyday people in a rural northwest Pennsylvania town that are struggling with a shattered economy and drug addiction.   The author and his family split their time between Austin, TX and Boston, MA.

He holds several advanced wine certifications, including French Wine Scholar, Burgundy Master Level Certificate and Certified Wine Educator (CWE). Somehow wine always finds its way into his novels. He is also a wine educator and the founder of WineConcepts.net, where he writes a weekly wine blog.

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