Eric Wilder

Biography

Eric Wilder grew up near Black Bayou in northwest Louisiana, and began listening to his grandmothers' tales and ghost stories at an early age. He has penned seven novels, including the French Quarter Mystery series featuring New Orleans' favorite sleuth Wyatt Thomas. He now lives and writes in Edmond, Oklahoma along with his wife Marilyn, four dogs and a cat named Buttercup.

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Where to buy in print


Videos

Big Easy Book Trailer
Lust, voodoo and murder in the French Quarter of New Orleans. This is the book trailer for Eric Wilder's novel Big Easy, soon to be available on Smashwords.

Primal Creatures
What's a rougarou? French Quarter P.I. has to find out fast or become the victim of one.

Books

Primal Creatures
By Eric Wilder
Series: French Quarter Mystery, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,550. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Fiction
Wyatt Thomas, the French Quarter's favorite sleuth, returns in his third full-length novel. If you like New Orleans (and who doesn't?) check out this book.
Mama Mulate's Little Creole Cookbook
By Eric Wilder
Series: Great Southern Recipes, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Mama Mulate is New Orleans’ favorite voodoo mambo and can cook as well as she casts spells and mixes secret potions. Here are twenty-two of her favorite Creole recipes, along with the bonus short story Conjure Man. Check out Mama Mulate’s Little Cajun Cookbook and let it cast a spell on your tastebuds. Eric Wilder is also the author of bestselling Southern Comfort Food Cookbook.
City of Spirits
By Eric Wilder
Series: French Quarter Mystery, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,760. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
Murder, lust, and a hundred-fifty year old voodoo curse. It’s Mardi Gras in the Big Easy, an escaped killer’s on the loose, and French Quarter detective Wyatt Thomas has his hands full. Get ready for a ride!
Ghost of a Chance
By Eric Wilder
Series: Buck McDivit Mystery, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,450. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011. Category: Fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
Raised in foster homes, private investigator Buck McDivit inherits a fishing lodge from an unknown aunt. When he travels to a rustic village in east Texas, he quickly learns she was murdered.
Southern Comfort Food Cookbook
By Eric Wilder
Series: Great Southern Recipes, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
timeless recipes and tall tales by the author of the French Quarter Mystery series featuring Wyatt Thomas, New Orleans' favorite sleuth.
Big Billy's Little Texas Cookbook
By Eric Wilder
Series: Great Southern Recipes, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
A culinary tour of Texas, lead by author Eric Wilder. Twenty essential southern comfort food recipes, along with a few amusing stories of an authentic Texas character.
Bones of Skeleton Creek
By Eric Wilder
Series: Buck McDivit Mystery, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,780. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2010. Category: Fiction
(4.00 from 1 review)
A black panther, a giant wolf dog and a beautiful woman with a rattlesnake tattoo. Buck McDivit must deal with all this and more when a wealthy rancher hires him to investigate murder, oil and cattle theft, and a pagan commune populated only by women.
Of Love and Magic
By Eric Wilder
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,770. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2010. Category: Fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
During a late spring snowstorm in a sleepy Tulsa suburb, an old man runs away from his abusive son and meets a woman, perhaps by magic. Together they find adventure and fall in love. But there are unanswered questions. How old is too old to fall in love, and when should you give up on life? Take the journey with John and Attie and find out.
A Gathering of Diamonds
By Eric Wilder
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,740. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2010. Category: Fiction
Tom Logan finds romance, uncut diamonds, an ancient colony hidden deep in the Ouachita Mountains of Arkansas, and murderous hermits in this adventure of a lifetime.
Big Easy
By Eric Wilder
Series: French Quarter Mystery, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,780. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2010. Category: Fiction
When someone begins killing New Orleans street people, it affects the City's tourist trade just recovering from Hurricane Katrina. More than simple acts of murder, voodoo is involved, the killer likely an actual Vodoun deity.

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