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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Patricia Skalka  

Pen Name: 

Genre: C:ADULT Fiction Mystery

Born: Chicago, Illinois


Illinois Connection

Skalka is a Chicago native. She now divides her time between Chicago and Door County, Wisconsin.

Biographical and Professional Information

Patricia Skalka is the author of the Dave Cubiak Door County Mysteries. A former Reader's Digest Staff Writer and freelancer with human interest and medical articles in national print and online publications and nonfiction books Skalka is a member of The Authors Guild of America, Mystery Writers of America, Sisters in Crime, Society of Midland Authors and the Chicago Writers Association.

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Titles At Your Library


-- ''Death in Cold Water'', *Edna Ferber Fiction Award from the Council for Wisconsin Writers