Rosalind Barden

Rosalind Barden has long been fascinated by the history of Los Angeles’s lost noir neighborhood, Bunker Hill. "The Cold Kid Case," the first in her zany 1930s cozy LA noir "Sparky of Bunker Hill Mystery" series has been awarded multiple accolades, including the #1 Amazon New Release and Firebird Book Award 1st Place for Cozy Mysteries. "The Cannibal Caper" is the second in this historical mystery series with laugh-out-loud humor. Next comes "The Monkey Island Murder" in 2024. She also writes short mystery and horror stories and has had over thirty published. Discover more at

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