CHARLOTTE CARTER is the author of an acclaimed mystery series featuring Nanette Hayes, a young black American jazz musician with a lust for life and a talent for crime solving. Coq au Vin, the second book in the series, has been optioned for the movies. Her short fiction has appeared in a number of American and British anthologies. Charlotte Carter has lived in the American Midwest, North Africa and France. She currently resides in NYC.
On author Charlotte Carter's debut Cook County mystery, the New York Times said she 'blends street savvy with wry urbanity and delivers a truly modern big-city crime tale.' This suspenseful novel goes back to Chicago after the social and political upheava... SEE MORE