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Laurie R. King

Biography

Laurie R. King

Laurie R. King is a third generation Californian with a background in theology, whose first crime novel (1993′s A GRAVE TALENT) won the Edgar and Creasey awards. Her yearly novels range from police procedurals and stand-alones to a historical series about Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes (beginning with THE BEEKEEPER'S APPRENTICE). Her books have won the Edgar, Creasey, Wolfe, Lambda and Macavity awards, and appear regularly on the New York Times bestseller list.

Laurie R. King

Books by Laurie R. King

Edited by Leslie S. Klinger and Laurie R. King - Fiction, Literary, Literary Fiction, Literary Mystery, Literature, Mystery

In the follow-up to the nationally bestselling A STUDY IN SHERLOCK, a stunning new volume of original stories from award-winning Sherlockians Laurie R. King, author of the New York Times-bestselling Mary Russell series (in which Holmes plays a co-starring role), and Leslie S. Klinger, editor of the NEW ANNOTATED SHERLOCK HOLMES. The duo has assembled a stellar group of contemporary authors from a variety of genres and asked them to create new stories inspired by the canon.

by Laurie R. King - Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Mystery, Mystery

Summer, 1929. Global financial ruin may be on the horizon, but in Paris, decadence is synonymous with freedom. The American expat community of artists, musicians and writers is joined by Harris Stuyvesant, private inquiry agent and former officer with the American Bureau of Investigation. Stuyvesant is investigating a missing American girl, whose disappearance may be one of many, and possibly linked to a series of murders.

by Laurie R. King - Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Mystery, Mystery

Sherlock Holmes and his wife, Mary Russell, are separated by shocking circumstances in a perilous part of the world, each racing against time to prevent an explosive catastrophe that could clothe them both in shrouds. Will Holmes and his friends be able to find the newly amnesiac Russell in time to stop a deadly African/European revolt?

by Laurie R. King - Fiction, Mystery, Suspense, Thriller

In this latest adventure featuring the intrepid Mary Russell and her husband, Sherlock Holmes, Laurie R. King takes readers into the frenetic world of silent films --- where the pirates are real and the shooting isn’t all done with cameras.

by Laurie R. King

Sherlock Holmes and Mary Russell encounter a violent religious fanatic who seriously wounds Holmes’s son and may be after his granddaughter next.