Cathy Scott is a tour de force in true crime as a Los Angeles Times and New York TImes bestselling author and an award-winning investigative journalist. She attracted international acclaim for her classic true-crime biographies, THE KILLING OF TUPAC SHAKUR and THE MURDER OF BIGGIE SMALLS, both bestsellers. Ann Rule has described Scott as "a star writer in the crowded field of true crime."
- Top 10 Best True Crime Books, True Crime Zine reader's poll, 2012
- ForeWord magazine's 2013 Book of the Year Awards, True Crime (finalist)
- ForeWord magazine's silver award for 2013 Book of the Year in True Crime
- Nominated to the Nevada Writers Hall of Fame, 2014
- ForeWord magazine's 2014 Book of the Year Awards, True Crime (finalist)