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Robert Ellis


Robert Ellis

Robert Ellis is the international bestselling author of ACCESS TO POWER, THE DEAD ROOM, CITY OF FIRE, THE LOST WITNESS, MURDER SEASON and CITY OF ECHOES --- selected as top reads by Booklist, Publishers Weekly, National Public Radio, The Chicago Tribune, The Toronto Sun, The Guardian (UK), The Evening Telegraph (UK), People Magazine, USA Today and The New York Times. His critically acclaimed novels have been translated into more than 10 languages and are read in more than 35 countries.

Born in Philadelphia, Robert moved to Los Angeles where he worked as a writer, producer, and director in film, television and advertising. He studied writing with Walter Tevis, author of THE HUSTLER, THE MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH and THE COLOR OF MONEY, and with his friend John Truby, screenwriter and author of THE ANATOMY OF STORY.

Robert’s books have garnered praise from authors as diverse as Janet Evanovich and Michael Connelly.

Robert Ellis

Books by Robert Ellis

by Robert Ellis - Fiction, Hard-boiled Mystery, Mystery, Suspense, Thriller

On Detective Matt Jones’ first night working Homicide in LA, he’s called to investigate a particularly violent murder case: a man has been gunned down in a parking lot off Hollywood Boulevard. Driven by the grisliness of the killing, Jones and his hot-tempered partner, Denny Cabrera, jump headfirst into the investigation. But as Jones uncovers evidence that links the crime to a brutal, ritualized murder that occurred 18 months prior, he begins to suspect that there’s more going on beneath the surface.

by Robert Ellis - Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

Detective Lena Gamble gets called to the scene of a double murder at Club 3 AM, the latest A-list hangout for Hollywood celebs. The shocker comes when she sees 25-year-old victim Jacob Gant, acquitted just days ago of murdering his 16-year-old neighbor, after L.A.'s latest trial-of-the-century.