Olivia Matthews is the cozy mystery pseudonym of award-winning author Patricia Sargeant who writes romantic suspense and contemporary romance.

A voracious reader, Patricia first realized she wanted to be a published author at the age of nine. She was drawn to write romances because she loves happy endings. Her romantic suspense novels feature ordinary people in extraordinary situations. Her contemporary romances reveal characters struggling to overcome their inner demons.

In addition to reading, Patricia’s hobbies include music, jogging, hiking and movies. Raised in New York City, Patricia now lives in Ohio with her husband. She loves to hear from readers. You can reach her at BooksByPatricia@yahoo.com .