New York Times and USA Today Best Selling Author
Patricia Loofbourrow

Patricia Loofbourrow writes dark, gritty, realistic, multi-layered fiction: authentic people leading remarkable lives through desperate circumstances. You won't be disappointed.




Red Dog Conspiracy

Steampunk Noir Crime Fiction




"As far as I'm concerned, Patricia Loofbourrow is the Queen of steampunk noir. Nobody else does anything quite like what she does, and she does it so very very well."




Welcome to Bridges.

A once-beautiful domed city in the center of the former US, Bridges is now split between four feuding crime syndicates. The only way out is through the Aperture, controlled by a ruthless Family who charges exorbitant amounts for the privilege of travel outside of the dome.



Main series

Click the book cover for retailer links



Signed paperback copies of the second covers for books 1 and 2 are available in limited quantities.


The Prequels

These books happen before the Red Dog Conspiracy.

Click on the book for retailer links




The Companions

These books mostly happen alongside the Red Dog Conspiracy.

Click on the book cover for retailer links



See all her books here



See More and Join the Discussion



Facebook
Twitter
Patreon
Pinterest
Tumblr








New!

The Three of Spades is now available!

After the horrific events of our last chapter, Jacqui's in a medical predicament. If she wants to stay free from the Spadros crime syndicate, she has to find the cure for her condition - and time's running out.

But just when Jacqui thinks she's found what she's after, she finds herself instead in a much bigger - and deadlier - situation.

She's getting closer to discovering what mechanisms really lie beneath the city.
And the Red Dog Gang isn't the only one who wants her stopped.

Read more ...



About Patricia Loofbourrow

Patricia Loofbourrow was born in southern California in 1962. She began writing poetry in her teen years, and wrote her first novel during the 2005 National Novel Writing Month, going on to write well over 100 stories, mostly speculative fiction.

She became a USA Today and NY Times best-selling author in February 2017 with her debut novel The Jacq of Spades as part of the Dark Humanity science fiction and fantasy box set.

Patricia Loofbourrow grew up on Heinlein, Bradbury, and Asimov, and found at an early age that she loved science. Earning a Bachelor’s degree in Microbiology with a minor in Chemistry from Cal Poly Pomona then an MD from Rush University, Dr. Loofbourrow practiced family medicine for ten years before changing careers in 2000 due to disability.

After leaving medicine, Patricia Loofbourrow ran one of the first “ask a doctor” patient education websites from 2000-2004. She has been a long-time member of the Forward Motion Forums, and has worked as a freelance writer, editor, and graphic designer since 2000. She currently lives in Oklahoma with her husband and three grown children.

Follow Patricia Loofbourrow on Patreon



Get in touch

Please note that all fields followed by an asterisk must be filled in.

Exclusive updates!

  • Get samples of my most popular novel, The Jacq of Spades, in ebook and audio form
  • Learn about special deals, giveaways, and other reader perks
  • Never miss a new release again!


Find my books:



Amazon, Audible, the Amazon logo, and the Audible logo are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. The Apple logo and iBooks are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Patricia Loofbourrow is an independent author and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Apple Inc.





A portion of sales from the Red Dog Conspiracy series go to non-profit organizations which help domestic violence and child abuse survivors.





Recent Articles

  1. The Knave of Hearts: Part 9 of the Red Dog Conspiracy

    May 16, 22 12:11 PM

    Read all about The Knave of Hearts, chapter 9 in the Red Dog Conspiracy future steampunk noir series.

    Read More

  2. Brothers: A Prequel to the Red Dog Conspiracy

    Apr 27, 22 01:32 PM

    Wonder why Daniel was there the night Jacqui was sold? Learn that and more in this dystopian noir coming of age story.

    Read More

  3. Download Free Online Books From Patricia Loofbourrow

    Apr 15, 22 12:24 PM

    Learn how you can download free online books from NY Times best selling author Patricia Loofbourrow

    Read More