Downing, Samantha 300 credit Jacqueline Dallimore 2018

Samantha Downing

Samantha Downing, a Bay Area native, has written a dozen novels over the past two decades despite never having formally studied writing. My Lovely Wife is the first manuscript she submitted. This domestic thriller was snapped up by Berkley and will be published on March 26, 2019. Downing lives in New Orleans and is wrapping up her next novel, He Started It, which will be published in April.