Spencer is a native of Montgomery, Alabama, and holds a BS in Liberal Arts from Auburn University. She lives in Los Angeles.
Randi Rhodes, Ninja Detective: The Case of the Time-Capsule Bandit is her first novel.
One of Spencer's six favorite books, as shared with The Week magazine:
Along Came a Spider by James PattersonRead about the other books on the list.
To this crime-fiction lover, there is nothing more fun than reading an Alex Cross thriller and rooting for its protagonist, a black psychologist turned detective turned FBI agent. I've always felt a strong connection to Cross, a widower with three young children who are looked after by his grandmother, Nana Mama. Patterson had me from the start.