Cathy Scott is a crime writer whose eighth book, The Millionaire’s Wife, was released in 2012 by St. Martin's Press. Best known for penning The Killing of Tupac Shakur and The Murder of Biggie Smalls, she taught journalism at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas until she left to cover the largest animal rescue in U.S. history following Hurricane Katrina, resulting in the book Pawprints of Katrina. Her ninth book, Murder in Beverly Hills, was awarded 2nd place in ForeWord magazine's 2013 Best True Crime Books of the Year. Her work has appeared in New York Times Magazine, New York Post, George magazine, Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times, Las Vegas Sun and Reuters. Her recent TV appearances include Investigation Discovery's Behind Mansion Walls and Deadly Women, VH1, A&E and CNN.