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Paul Austin Ardoin

Paul Austin Ardoin is a California native who put his degree in creative writing degree to use by authoring marketing materials for computer security companies for the better part of two decades. The Reluctant Coroner is his first novel. He has published short fiction and humorous essays in Bottomfish and Sweet Fancy Moses, and non-fiction works about computer security in California Computer News and European Communications. When he's not writing novels or trying to save the world through better computer security, Paul plays keyboards in a dance rock band. He lives in the Sacramento area with his wife, two teenagers, and a menagerie of animals.

Genres: Mystery

   12 Shots (2020) (with David Beckler, Joseph Bendoski, Mike Clayton, David DeLee, Thomas J Eyre, Max Christian Hansen, R A McGee, Ty Mitchell, Zoë Sharp, Rik Stone and Vito Zuppardo)
   The Paths We Tread (2021) (with Jack Benton, Tom Fowler, D F Hart, Ava S King, Meghan O'Flynn, Malcolm Richards and P D Workman)