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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Patricia A. Guthrie  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT Fiction Mystery Romance



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Guthrie recently retired from teaching music in the Chicago inner city, Pat lives in the south suburbs of Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Guthrie is an author, dog obedience trainer, horse lover and former singer-music teacher. She started writing seriously after she retired from teaching. After having several short stories published in Skyline Literary Magazine, Pat's first novel "In the Arms of the Enemy" was released by Light Sword Publishing in September 2007. She has been influenced by Agatha Christie and the classic mysteries and transitioned into romance novels. Through that, she discovered romantic suspense.

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