Author Profile

Patricia McLinn

Country: United States


Readers and reviewers praise USA Today bestselling author Patricia McLinn’s 40-plus novels for warmth, wit and vivid characterization. Along with romance and women’s fiction, Patricia is the author of the Caught Dead in Wyoming mystery series. Her journalism career included 20-plus years as an editor at The Washington Post. If you see her on Facebook or Twitter tell her to get back to work. She enjoys visiting with readers (maybe a little too much) at her website (, Facebook ( or Twitter (@PatriciaMcLinn).


Cold Open, Book 7 of Patricia McLinn's Caught Dead in Wyoming cozy mystery series, is available for pre-order now; expected released date is August 2018. She has a new mystery with romance, Proof of Innocence, set to release on May 22, 2018.

Current & Upcoming Events:

Global : Jun 26 - Jul 20

- Launch: USA Today bestselling author Patricia McLinn is celebrating the new release of Hot Roll, her latest Caught Dead in Wyoming cozy mystery novel.
Shortly after the close of the events of COLD OPEN, a stunning phone call to Jennifer starts Elizabeth and the Caught Dead in Wyoming team of investigators on another quest. Jennifer’s long-time friend is the victim of a fatal fall in a national park. Accident? Suicide? Or murder?
Hot Roll, Book 8 of the acclaimed Caught Dead in Wyoming series, is a smart, surprising, fast-paced cozy mystery with humor. If you like quirky characters, hints of romance and twists you won’t see coming, then you’ll love McLinn’s page-turner.
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