Carrie Smith

Carrie Smith is the author of the Claire Codella mystery series from Crooked Lane Books: Silent City, Forgotten City, and Unholy City. She is also the author of a literary novel Forget Harry. Her articles have appeared in Writer’s Digest, Daily Beast, Criminal Element, and Career Authors. She has been a recipient of Killer Nashville’s Reader’s Choice Award, a finalist in Nimrod’s Katherine Anne Porter Prize for Fiction, and winner of three Hopwood Awards for Fiction from the University of Michigan. She is also a former fellow of the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown. Carrie lives on Manhattan’s Upper West Side with her wife and adult twins. You can visit her at