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Chris Goff

aka Christine Goff

Chris Goff is an award-winning author of international thrillers and the Birdwatcher's Mystery series. Dark Waters, the first title in her new international thriller series, is scheduled for release by Crooked Lane Books on September 15, 2015. Set in Israel amid the Israel-Palestine conflict, this series debut mirrors global headlines and will have readers frantically turning pages. 

As Christine Goff she has written five novels in the bestselling Birdwatcher's Mystery series and was nominated for two WILLA Literary Awards, a Colorado Author's League Award, and published in the UK and Japan. Astor Blue Editions has reissued her backlist and the 6th book in the series, A Parliament of Owls, is scheduled for release in March 15, 2016. 

A former journalist, Goff began her career writing non-fiction for several local newspapers in Summit County, Colorado, as well as articles for regional and national publication. She later edited rock and ice-climbing guides for Chockstone Press,  worked in graphic production for Living the Good News, a division of The Morehouse Publishing Group, and taught writing workshops for the Colorado Free University, the University of Colorado (multiple campuses), and at writer's conferences internationally. A long-standing member of multiple writing organizations, she has served on several local, regional and national boards, including Mystery Writers of America.

Genres: Cozy Mystery, Thriller
Chris Goff recommends
Blood On the Tracks (2016)
(Sydney Rose Parnell, book 1)
Barbara Nickless
"Nickless captures you from the first sentence. Her series features Sydney Rose Parnell, a young woman haunted by the ghosts of her past. In Blood on the Tracks, she doggedly pursues a killer, seeking truth even in the face of her own destruction. The true mark of a heroine. Skilled in evoking emotion from the reader, Nickless is a master of the craft, a writer to keep your eyes on."
Pushback (2018)
John E Stith
"Pushback is a fast-paced crime novel guaranteed to keep you reading into the night. When financial advisor Dave Barlow finds himself the victim of a hoax, he soon discovers he has everything to lose. Accelerating through enough twists and turns to keep you guessing, Pushback ramps up to a heart-pounding ending that will leave you breathless. Stith, known for his award-winning science fiction, really brings it home in his debut mystery. Bring on the next installment!"
The Cabin (2019)
(Great Lakes Saga, book 3)
Landon Beach
"The Cabin has all the elements of a great espionage thriller along with a dose of introspection on the state of the world at large. If you're looking for an intelligent, high octane read, you can't go wrong with The Cabin."
The Occurrence (2020)
Robert Desiderio
"An intelligent and captivating thriller. The Occurrence takes a true-to-life terrorist plot and then twists the story, forcing a reexamination of the reader's faith. I dare you to read this and not come away with a different perspective on all that's happening in the world today. A must-read!"

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