Dare to be Fabulous URL cartwheelerNext on the Bordertown Publishing roster: Dare to be Fabulous, featuring women’s personal stories of daring, joy, and empowerment. Join the mailing list to receive updates!

Yourdailydish_banner2May 3, 2017 article: “Woman Fulfills Mom’s Wish by Getting Her Book Published for Her 90th Birthday”

Alameda Magazine highlights Six Car Lengths Behind an Elephant in “Rad Women, Deep Cover, and a Filipino Folktale: Three books from authors explore feminists, the CIA, and folk fantasy.”



Story Geometry audio podcast:“The 80s, Espionage, & Editing.” In this episode, host Ben Hess talks to Lillian McCloy (author) and Johanna McCloy (editor/daughter) about the creation of Six Car Lengths Behind an Elephant.


sclogoStory Circle Book Review of Six Car Lengths Behind an Elephant

“McCloy is a brilliant story teller, sharing honest emotions without becoming sentimental. Her husband’s new assignments required learning to live in new and diverse cultures and often created palpable tension. Sometimes I had to remind myself this is not a novel, its Lillian’s life. Wow!”

Expat Focus Book Review of Six Car Lengths Behind an Elephant

“Lillian McCloy is a talented writer. . . her story is absolutely fascinating . . . a particularly exciting read . . . definitely recommended!”

California Legislature Certificate of RecognitionThis California Legislature Certificate of Recognition was presented to author Lillian McCloy at the conclusion of a book event and reading of  Six Car Lengths Behind an Elephant. (Click to see the image in a larger size.)