Patricia Smiley

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Patricia Smiley is the author of four novels, featuring amateur sleuth Tucker Sinclair. PACIFIC HOMICIDE is the first in a new series about Los Angeles Police Department homicide detective Davie Richards and is based on her 15-year stint as a volunteer for the LAPD. The second book in the series OUTSIDE THE WIRE will debut on November 8, 2017.

Patty's short fiction has appeared in Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine and Two of the Deadliest, an anthology edited by Elizabeth George. She has taught writing classes at various conferences in the U.S. and Canada and served as the vice president of the Southern California chapter of Mystery Writers of America and as president of Sisters in Crime/Los Angeles. Patty lives in Los Angeles where she is
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Average rating: 3.51 · 1,179 ratings · 208 reviews · 11 distinct worksSimilar authors
False Profits (Tucker Sincl...

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Cover Your Assets (Tucker S...

3.36 avg rating — 188 ratings — published 2005 — 5 editions
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Short Change (Tucker Sincla...

3.52 avg rating — 153 ratings — published 2007 — 10 editions
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Cool Cache (Tucker Sinclair...

3.61 avg rating — 106 ratings — published 2008 — 10 editions
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Pacific Homicide (Pacific H...

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Outside the Wire (Pacific H...

4.24 avg rating — 54 ratings — published 2017 — 3 editions
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The Second Goodbye (Pacific...

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