Darden North’s mystery and thriller novels have been awarded nationally, most notably an IPPY in Southern Fiction for Points of Origin. His other novels are Wiggle Room, Fresh Frozen, and House Call. Portico Magazine published North’s short story “Driving Henry” in October 2015. Fresh Frozen is in film development.

North’s character-driven stories are set in the South and plotted in unique, conflicted situations. Presently serving on the Editorial Board of the Journal of the Mississippi Medical Association and as Chairman of the Board of the Foundation for Mississippi Public Broadcasting, Darden North has participated in several author panels at writing conferences including Killer Nashville, Murder on the Menu, and Murder in the Magic City.

Learn more at www.dardennorth.com.

A native of the Mississippi Delta and an Ole Miss graduate, Darden North is a board-certified obstetrician and gynecologist and practices in Jackson where he lives with wife Sally and their two dogs. He also enjoys travel and outdoor activities. The couple’s two adult children work in the medical field.