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About Susan

Susan Wingate holds a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from Lindenwood University. Her poetry, short stories, and essays have been published in journals such as the Virginia Quarterly Review, the Superstition Review, and Suspense Magazine, as well as others.


Susan's novel, How the Deer Moon Hungers received eight book awards. Susan is a proud member of PENAmerica, Mystery Writers of America, and Sisters in Crime.


Susan Wingate writes about big trouble in small towns and is the primary caregiver of her husband who suffers from frontotemporal dementia. They live off the coast of Washington State on San Juan Island.

Susan is represented by:


Kaye & Mills

8840 Wilshire Boulevard, 3rd Floor

Beverly Hills, CA 90211, (310) 358-3121

For foreign rights:


Asli Karasuil Telif Haklari Ajansi ve Tic. A.S., Istanbul, Turkey

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Susan loves her husband, Bob. She loves her pets...Joey, Gully, Timmy, and Lester. She loves her aviary birds of which one is named Blanca. She loves the wildlife that live on and around her property. Susan is a Christian, although not a very good one, she says. And she misses her parents--Amie and Jay, and her grandparents, all five of them. She has a sister who lives in Phoenix where it's hot and her sister is cranky. Don't anyone tell her sister she wrote this about her or else her sister will exact punishment against Susan. So, shh...

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