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.






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."




Bridges. A once-beautiful domed city in the center of the former US, now torn by war and 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.



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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.

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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.

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