"Move over, Stephanie Plum. There's a new bad girl in town, and her name is Mira James."―New York Times Bestselling Author William Kent Krueger"Jess Lourey is a talented, witty, and clever writer."―Monica Ferris, author of the bestselling Needlecraft Mysteries"Jess Lourey offers up a funny, well written, engaging story...readers will thoroughly enjoy the well-paced ride."―Carl Brookins, author of The Case of the Greedy Lawyers
About the Author
(rhymes with "dowry") is a Lefty-, Agatha-, and Anthony-nominated author best known for her critically-acclaimed Mira James mysteries, which have earned multiple starred reviews from Library Journal
, the latter calling her writing"a splendid mix of humor and suspense." Jess also writes nonfiction, sword and sorcery fantasy, edge-of-your-seat YA adventure, magical realism, and feminist thrillers. She is a tenured professor of creative writing and sociology, a recipient of The Loft's Excellence in Teaching fellowship, a regular Psychology Today blogger, and a TEDx presenter. You can find out more at jessicalourey.com.