Meet the Authors: Julia Buckley

Julia Buckley has published three mystery series with Penguin/Berkley Prime Crime: The Writer's Apprentice mysteries, the Undercover Dish mysteries, and the Hungarian Tea House mysteries. Her short story “Evening Call” won the Sisters in Crime Chicagoland 30th Anniversary Short Story Contest in 2017. Her novel A Dark and Twisting Path spent two weeks on the Barnes and Noble mass market bestseller list. Two of her mysteries have been published in Japan. Dubbed “a writer to watch” by the Library Journal, she writes both cozy mysteries and romantic suspense, and she has taught high school English for thirty years. She lives in Chicago with her husband; she has two grown sons and a menagerie of animals. Find out more at