Patricia Gibney, from Mullingar, is a writer of crime thrillers who has ‘cracked’ the digital market with her series of D.I. Lottie Parker novels. The first of the series, The Missing Ones, was published in 2017 and since then has sold half a million copies. It was recently published in trade paperback by Little, Brown. Since The Missing Ones Patricia has written two further novels in the Lottie Parker series – The Stolen Girls and The Lost Child – for her digital publishers Bookouture. She will be reading from her work.