Nancy S. Wikarski

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General Information

Name: Nancy S. Wikarski

Pen Name: NS Wikarski

Genres: Fiction



Email: N/A

Illinois Connection

The author earned her PhD from the University of Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

After earning her Ph.D. from the University of Chicago, Nancy Wikarski became a computer consultant and then turned to writing mysteries and alternative history fiction. Her short stories have appeared in Futures Magazine and DIME Anthology, while her book reviews have been featured in Murder: Past Tense and Deadly Pleasures.

She has written the Gilded Age Mystery series set in 1890s Chicago. The series has received People's Choice Award nominations for best first novel and best historical. She is a member of Mystery Writers of America and Sisters In Crime.

Published Works

Gilded Age Mystery Series

  • The Fall Of White City, Northgate, 2002
  • Shrouded in Thought, Northgate, 2005

Arkana Mysteries

  • The Granite Key, CreateSpace, 2011
  • The Mountain Mother Cipher, CreateSpace, 2011
  • The Dragon's Wing Enigma, CreateSpace, 2012
  • Riddle Of The Diamond Dove, CreateSpace, 2013
  • Into The Jaws Of The Lion, CreatesSpace, 2014

Titles at Your Library

Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (No)

External Links

Nancy S. Wikarski on WorldCat


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