Hi, I’m Jonelle Patrick. So glad our paths have crossed!

I’m a graduate of Stanford University and the Sendagaya Japanese Language Institute, and a member of the Mystery Writers of America, International Thriller Writers, and Sisters in Crime. I write a series set in Tokyo (so if you’re a mystery lover like me, and like to read books set in the place where you’re traveling, add them to your stack if they appeal!)

I lived in Japan for many years, and now split my time between San Francisco and Tokyo, where I still discover stuff that delights and entertains, every single day.

Here are the books, in case you’d like to read a novel set in Tokyo while you’re in Japan…

When Detective Kenji Nakamura’s phone rings with the news that his mother’s death wasn’t an accident, his life begins to unravel…read more