P.N. Elrod is best known for her ongoing urban
fantasy series, The Vampire Files, featuring undead PI Jack Fleming.
Her books have been published by Ace, Baen, St.
Martin's and others and translated into German, French, Spanish, Italian,
Polish Japanese, and even Romanian.
She's made forays into mystery,
romantic suspense, comedy, non-fiction, and is an award-winning editor.
2011 she was presented with the prestigious
RT Booklovers Pioneer Award for
her work in vampire fiction.
She continues to write and edit and
and would be faster about it except for an incurable addiction to chocolate.
Elrod take care of her fur baby!
Recently, Pat came home to find her beloved Fuzzy--her late sister's old
dog--staggering around in some kind of strange seizure. She seemed blind and held her head sideways, unresponsive to her name
and very distressed. Pat got her
to help, fearing the worst.
The diagnosis was canine vestibular disorder, which is
treatable, but in the end the vet bill soared into four figures. If you've
been following the story on Pat's Facebook page you'll know this is a major
budget-buster for her. Contrary to popular belief, most writers don't
make much and must have day jobs to support their writing habit.
To pay the bill down in case another
emergency happens, Pat is making some really COOL items that fans might enjoy
She doesn't want a handout, just a hand. Have a look and share the page with
Fuzzy is home and safe, and though pretty blind from cataracts, gets
around well in familiar surroundings. She's a sweet girl, always cheerful and
loves a good belly rub. (There's no such thing as a bad belly rub, after all!)
Along with her adopted siblings Sasha and Megan, she keeps Pat company by
sleeping under her work table through the day.
P.N. Elrod Lunch Time Reading Omnibus II!
Update: Yes, sorry, the new collection is
running late, but double yes--it will be worth the wait. Because of
delays (Real Life schtuff is a pain in the tush for writers, too!)
more stories have become available to be included in the new
Read an excerpt
from the all new Vampire Files novella!