M.E. Browning writes the Colorado Book Award-winning Jo Wyatt Mysteries and the Agatha-nominated and Royal Palm Literary Award-winning Mer Cavallo Mysteries (as Micki Browning). Micki also writes short stories and nonfiction. Her work has appeared in dive magazines, anthologies, mystery magazines, and textbooks. An FBI National Academy graduate, Micki worked in municipal law enforcement for more than two decades and retired as a captain before turning to a life of crime… fiction.
Learn more at mebrowning.com

Other Works

  • Shadow Ridge

  • Beached

  • Adrift


Awards and Recognition

  • Colorado Book Award for Mystery (2021) for Shadow Ridge
  • Florida Book Award Silver medalist in Popular Fiction (2021) for Shadow Ridge
  • Royal Palm Literary Award for Published Book of the Year (2018) and Best Mystery for Beached, A Mer Cavallo Mystery
  • Agatha Award finalist for Best First Novel (2017) for Adrift; Daphne du Maurier Award of Excellence for unpublished mystery (2015) for Adrift