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Jennifer J. Chow

Jennifer J. Chow writes cozies with heart, humor, and heritage. She is the twice-nominated Lefty Award author of the Sassy Cat Mysteries. The first in the Sassy Cat series, Mimi Lee Gets A Clue, was selected as an OverDrive Recommended Read, a PopSugar Best Summer Beach Read, and one of BuzzFeed’s Top 5 Books by AAPI authors. Her new series is the L.A. Night Market Mysteries, and the first book, Death by Bubble Tea, hit the SoCal Indie Bestseller List multiple times. It was featured in CrimeReads’ Most Anticipated Crime Books of 2022, Bustle’s Most Anticipated Books of July 2022, and Book Riot’s Best Mystery, Thriller, and True Crime Books Out in July. The New York Times said of the novel: "Yale and Celine's growing loyalty to each other, coupled with the warmth of Chow's prose, adds extra depth, just like the tapioca balls nestled in a glass of bubble tea.” Jennifer currently serves as Vice President on the national board of Sisters in Crime and blogs at She is also an active member of Crime Writers of Color and Mystery Writers of America. Connect with her online at Find her on Facebook | Twitter | Instagram