HAYS, Tony. (Thomas Anthony). American, b. 1957. Genres: Mystery/Crime/Suspense, History. Career: YMCA of Sendai, Sendai, Japan, English instructor, 1992; Motlow State Community College, Tullahoma, TN, English instructor, 1992-94; freelance writer, 1994-. Part-time English instructor; lecturer at conferences and festivals. Publications: FICTION: Murder on the Twelfth Night, 1993; Murder in the Latin Quarter, 1993. OTHER: Hardin County, Tennessee, Records, 1820-1860, 1985. Contributor of articles and short fiction to periodicals. Address: c/o Whitfield, P.O. Box 7420, Salmah 22085, Kuwait.