Local Author Hits Amazon Best Seller List

By Beacon Staff

Patrick “Paddy” Lee was born and raised in Dublin Gulch in Butte. Today he remains close to his Butte roots through his writing and has recently released his third novel, Power Switch. Lee will be at the Bookworks in Kalispell on Dec. 8 to talk about and sign copies of his book.

Power Switch is a work of fiction based on the fall of the Montana Power Company and Touch America in Butte. Focused on the fictional Big Sky Power Company, Lee’s book features believable characters, some of which go missing, while others are gunned down. The book is currently No. 8 on Amazon.com’s Best Seller Kindle Books for Historical Mystery Genre.

Lee’s other two novels are The Fire Season and Canyon Secret. The Power Switch is now available at The Bookshelf in Kalispell, Bookworks in Whitefish and Kalispell and directly from the author. Lee will be at Bookworks in Kalispell on Dec. 8 from 2 to 4 p.m.

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