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Have you ever wanted to know the stories of the people who have lived in your home before you... people who have long since passed?

Title: "The History of the Barclay Hotel: A collection of true short stories both epic and tragic."

J.M. Moore

Journey through the halls of this 120-year-old hotel in the heart of downtown Los Angeles. Over the decades' misinformation and urban legends have arisen regarding the more than one dozen suicides, murders, and mysterious accidental deaths that have occurred in this building.

Police reports, newspaper articles, coroner's reports, and death notices were uncovered and the facts have now been brought to the surface in one complete collection. Although this hotel has a troubled past, it also has historical significance. It was designated as a historic-cultural monument by The Cultural Heritage Commission.

"The History of the Barclay Hotel will leave the reader with a well-rounded knowledge of this historic monument and a sense of what it was like to be a guest at the hotel during its glory days."- J.M. Moore, Author

"The History of the Barclay Hotel" is published by 433 Publishing. $14.99 ($9.99 e-book). ISBN 978-1-5306-7761-0. ASIN B01DA1S3P4. Available at Barnes & Noble, Amazon and at

About the Author
J.M. Moore started her career in the banking industry and has over ten years of experience in that field. J.M. decided to leave banking in 2008 to dedicate her effort to her passion for art and writing. She holds an Associate of Arts degree in Psychology and three Associate of Arts degrees in Liberal Arts in various areas of emphasis. J.M. is also a former resident of the Barclay Hotel and had lived there for over seven years.

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