Elk Rapids, MI
Elk Rapids, MI
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What genre of books have you written?
Title of your novels
Dead of Winter, Thicker than Water, Paint it Black, The Unquiet Grave, A Killing Rain, Island of Bones, A Thousand Bones, South of Hell, The Killing Song, Claw Back, Heart of Ice
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Short Description of Your Novel
CLAW BACK: Louis Kincaid is desperate to wear a badge again. He's cleaning up his credit and getting in shape. But there's one big obstacle in his way—his old nemesis Sheriff Lance Mobley. He's willing to give Louis a shot but only if he proves himself on one of the weirdest cases Louis has ever worked. If he can find a missing eight-year-old in the steamy Everglades maybe he can claw his way back to his dream and his identity as a man.
Please give a short Author's Bio (please limit to 250 words)
P.J. Parrish is the New York Times bestselling author of ten Louis Kincaid and Joe Frye thrillers. The author is actually two sisters, Kristy Montee and Kelly Nichols. Their books have appeared on both the New York Times and USA Today best seller lists. The series has garnered 11 major crime-fiction awards, and an Edgar® nomination. Parrish has won two Shamus awards, one Anthony and one International Thriller competition. Her books have been published throughout Europe and Asia. Parrish's short stories have also appeared in many anthologies, including two published by Mystery Writers of America, edited by Harlan Coben and the late Stuart Kaminsky. Their stories have also appeared in Akashic Books acclaimed Detroit Noir, and in Ellery Queen Magazine. Most recently, they contributed an essay to a special edition of Edgar Allan Poe's works edited by Michael Connelly. Before turning to writing full time, Kristy Montee was a newspaper editor and dance critic for the Sun-Sentinel in Fort Lauderdale. Nichols previously was a blackjack dealer and then a human resources specialist in the casino industry. Montee lives in Fort Lauderdale and Nichols resides in Houghton Lake, Michigan. The sisters were writers as kids, albeit with different styles: Kelly's first attempt at fiction at age 11 was titled The Kill. Kristy's at 13 was The Cat Who Understood. Not much has changed: Kelly now tends to handle the gory stuff and Kristy the character development. But the collaboration is a smooth one, thanks to lots of ego suppression, good wine, and marathon phone calls via Skype.
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