|Intro||American mystery writer|
|From||United States of America|
|Birth||6 June 1952, Dallas, USA|
Deborah Crombie (née Darden) is an American author of the Duncan Kincaid / Gemma James mystery series set in the United Kingdom. Crombie was raised in Richardson, Texas, and has lived in the United Kingdom. She now lives in McKinney, Texas. Crombie studied biology at Austin College and was a writing student of Warren Norwood at Tarrant County College.