American novelist
An accomplished master of mystery, Carolyn Hart is the author of the popular Death on Demand novels. Her books have won multiple Agatha, Anthony, and Macavity Awards. She is also the creator of the Henrie O series, featuring a retired reporter, and the Bailey Ruth series, starring an impetuous, redheaded ghost.

One of the founders of Sisters in Crime, Hart lives in Oklahoma City.

In November 2013, Seventh Street Books will publish Death by Surprise, my 'hardboiled' novel starring a street-savvy young woman lawyer who finds treachery at every turn when a blackmaliler threatens her and her well-heeled family.

In December 2013, Berkley Prime Crime will publish Cry In The Night in paperback, its first appearance in print. An anthropologist comes to Mexico City looking for romance and instead dares death on the Street of the Dead.