Fiction, Mystery, Thriller, Suspense
Darden North is the national award-winning author of four mystery and thriller novels, most notably an IPPY in Southern Fiction for Points of Origin. His current novel is Wiggle Room. North’s medical suspense is hailed by critics as putting Robin Cook on notice and his writing style described as vivid with strong pace, sharp observations, and wry humor. North has taught workshops on constructing mysteries and thrillers and served on several author seminar panels.
Prior to attending medical school, he was a magna cum laude graduate of the University of Mississippi and active in student political and social organizations. A DaVinci robotic surgeon and proctor, Darden North, MD, practices obstetrics and gynecology full-time in Jackson, Mississippi, where he lives with wife Sally. He presently serves on the Editorial Advisory Board of the Journal of the Mississippi State Medical Association and as associate editor for the Obstetrics & Gynecology International Journal.