Megan Clare Johnson


Megan Clare Johnson was born in Detroit, Michigan and received her B.A. in Cinema and Photography from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.

Exploring the pitfalls and triumphs of human nature, Megan is a writer who reaches out to make us think, and experience a wide range of emotions, through her unique voice. She especially enjoys giving us a relatable perspective on our daily lives. Consistently creating strong characters, with a sharp ear for dialogue found in her books and screenplays, Megan’s meaningful and mirthful writing delivers stories we can savor and enjoy.

Motor City Murder, is Megan’s debut thriller novel. This is the first installment of a the City Murder series featuring the hard-hitting female private detective Deanna Dopp.

Megan lives in Portland, Oregon with her husband and two Bengal cats. She enjoys hiking and mountain climbing in the Northwest and on her excursions to the French and Austrian Alps, the Italian Dolomites, and Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, Africa.

Megan invites you visit her website at to read more about her books and films.

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Motor City Murder
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,970. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Called back to Detroit to track down her mother's murderer, detective Deanna Dopp unravels long-kept secrets and city corruption in this racially tense city that leads her straight to City Hall and the powerful Mayor of Detroit. Blind ambition, racism, a secret illegitimate child, and murder swirl in the stifling air as Deanna searches for the truth.

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