Sharon Woods Hopkins
SHARON WOODS HOPKINS mystery series featuring mortgage banker Rhetta McCarter and her ’79 Camaro hits close to home. Sharon is a retired mortgage banker. She also owns the original Cami, a restored ’79 Camaro like Rhetta’s.
She is a member of the Mystery Writers of America, Thriller Writers of America, Sisters in Crime, Sisters in Crime St. Louis, the Southeast Missouri Writers’ Guild, Heartland Writers Guild, Romance Writers of America, and the Missouri Writers’ Guild.
Sharon also spent 30 years as an Appaloosa Horse Club judge, where she was privileged to judge all over the US, Canada, Mexico, and Europe.
Sharon lives on the family compound near Marble Hill, Missouri with her husband, Bill, next door to her son, Jeff, his wife, Wendy, and her grandson, Dylan, plus two dogs, and two cats, and assorted second generation Camaros.
KILLERWATT, the first book in the series, was nominated for a 2011 Lovey award for Best First Novel and placed as a finalist in the 2012 Indie Excellence Awards. Her second book, KILLERFIND, was a finalist in the 2013 Indie Excellence Awards, and won FIRST PLACE in the Missouri Writers’ Guild Show-me Best Book Awards in 2013. Her third book KILLERTRUST recently placed as a finalist in the 2014 Indie Excellence Awards.
Learn more about Sharon at her website deadlyduo.net!