Author of the critically acclaimed Marjorie McClelland and Tish Tarragon mysteries, Amy Patricia Meade is a native of Long Island, NY where she cut her teeth on classic films and books featuring Nancy Drew and Encyclopedia Brown.

After stints as an Operations Manager for a document imaging company and a freelance technical and copywriter, Amy left the bright lights of New York City and headed north to pursue her creative writing career amidst the idyllic beauty of Vermont’s Green Mountains.

Now residing in Bristol, England, Amy spends her time writing mysteries with a humorous or historical bent.  When not writing, Amy enjoys travelling, testing out new recipes, classic films, and exploring her new home. Amy is a member of Sisters in Crime and The Crime Writers Association.