Kelli Stanley

Kelli Stanley
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Kelli Stanley is an award-winning author of crime fiction (novels and short stories). She makes her home in Dashiell Hammett's San Francisco, a city she loves to write about. She is the author of two crime fiction series, one set in 1940 San Francisco, the other in the first century AD.

Kelli earned a Master's Degree in Classics, loves jazz, old movies, battered fedoras, Art Deco and speakeasies. She is walked daily by a Springer Spaniel named Bertie.

She credits Raymond Chandler, Ernest Hemingway, Cornell Woolrich, Dashiell Hammett and Thomas Hardy as some of her major influences.


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City of Ghosts
A Miranda Corbie Mystery
Kelli Stanley
Minotaur Books

PI Miranda Corbie will do anything to save her mother, but first she must clear her name of the murder of a Nazi spy June 1940—Hitler’s army has conquered...


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City of Secrets
A Miranda Corbie Mystery
Kelli Stanley
Minotaur/Thomas Dunne Books

This powerful sequel to Kelli Stanley’s scorching City of Dragons, which introduced unique and unforgettable series heroine Miranda Corbie, begins on May 25th,...


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Memory Book
A Miranda Corbie Mystery
Kelli Stanley
Minotaur/Thomas Dunne Books

Miranda Corbie returns in this stunning prequel story to Kelli Stanley’s acclaimed historical series. San Francisco, 1939. The Golden Gate International...


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City of Dragons
A Miranda Corbie Mystery
Kelli Stanley
Minotaur/Thomas Dunne Books

February, 1940. In San Francisco's Chinatown, fireworks explode as the city celebrates Chinese New Year with a Rice Bowl Party, a three day-and-night carnival...


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First Thrills: Volume 2

Edited by Lee Child; With stories from Stephen Coonts, Heather Graham, Wendy Corsi Staub, Kelli Stanley, Grant McKenzie, and Ken Bruen
Forge Books

New York Times bestselling author Lee Child and the International Thriller Writers, Inc. present a collection of remarkable stories in First Thrills. From...


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The Curse-Maker

Kelli Stanley
Minotaur/Thomas Dunne Books

The Curse-Maker is the sequel to he award-winning Nox Dormienda, the first book of the Roman noir series created by Kelli Stanley (City of Dragons). Wedding...


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First Thrills

Introduced and edited by Lee Child with an afterword by Steve Berry
Forge Books

New York Times bestselling author Lee Child and the International Thriller Writers, Inc. present a collection of remarkable stories in First Thrills. ...


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