AUTHOR ERIKA SIMMS

Erika Simms spent fifteen years in Corporate America before escaping to write her debut novel, Flies in the Punch Bowl (Wynkoop Press, 2019). The book was inspired by her lifelong passion for the arts and experiences exploring the Seattle art scene. Native to Anchorage and raised in Seattle, Erika currently lives in Denver with her husband, where she is at work on her next book.

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FLIES IN THE PUNCH BOWL

In this entertaining story rich with witty humor and clever twists, an adventurous art lover battling a tarnished past races to solve a series of high-profile art thefts in the Pacific Northwest.

“A superior story that is highly recommended for anyone looking for a rollicking good read.” –  Midwest Book Review

“Original and wildly entertaining… A brisk, energetic mystery reminiscent of a caper style adventure.” –  InD’Tale Magazine

“An intoxicating mix of escapade, sass, and olives.” –  Samuel Clare Knights, PEN Award-winning author

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