Barbara Ann Neely was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She was an author, short story writer, and activist. She is the creator of 'Blanche White', a domestic worker and amateur sleuth in North Carolina.
Titles and year of publication:
|1) Blanche on the Lam (Agatha Award, Macavity Award, Anthony Award)||1992|
|2) Blanche Among the Talented Tenth||1994|
|3) Blanche Cleans Up||1998|
|4) Blanche Passes Go||2000|