Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

Laurie R. King

Laurie R. King
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Laurie R. King is the Edgar Award–winning author of the Kate Martinelli novels and the acclaimed Mary Russell-Sherlock Holmes mysteries, as well as a few stand-alone novels. The Beekeeper’s Apprentice, the first in her Mary Russell series, was nominated for an Agatha Award and was named one of the Century’s Best 100 Mysteries by the Independent Mystery Booksellers Association. A Monstrous Regiment of Women won the Nero Wolfe Award. She has degrees in theology, and besides writing she has also managed a coffee store and raised children, vegetables, and the occasional building. She lives in northern California.

Edgar Allan Poe Award Winner

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The Mary Russell Series Books 2-4
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The Mary Russell Series Books 2-4

A Mary Russell Mystery

Laurie R. King
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

Collected in one volume, A Monstrous Regiment of Women, A Letter of Mary, and The Moor, featuring the retired Sherlock Holmes and his disciple Mary Russell, by New York Times...

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The Kate Martinelli Series, Books 1-3
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The Kate Martinelli Series, Books 1-3

A Kate Martinelli Mystery

Laurie R. King
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

The gripping debut of the Kate Martinelli mystery series won the Edgar Award for Best First Mystery, generating wide critical acclaim and moving Laurie R. King into the upper tier of the genre. Now,...

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The Beekeeper's Apprentice
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The Beekeeper's Apprentice

A Mary Russell Mystery

Laurie R. King
Picador
Picador

THE TWENTIETH-ANNIVERSARY EDITION OF THE FIRST NOVEL OF THE ACCLAIMED MARY RUSSELL SERIES BY EDGAR AWARD–WINNING AUTHOR LAURIE R. KING.

In 1915, Sherlock Holmes is retired and quietly engaged...

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A Grave Talent
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A Grave Talent

A Kate Martinelli Mystery

Laurie R. King
Picador
Picador

THE EDGAR AWARD-WINNING NOVEL
THE FIRST KATE MARTINELLI MYSTERY

In Laurie R. King's Grave Talent, the unthinkable has happened in a small community outside of San...

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With Child
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With Child

A Kate Martinelli Mystery

Laurie R. King
Picador
Picador

THE THIRD BOOK IN THE KATE MARTINELLI MYSTERY SERIES

In Laurie R. King's With Child, adrift in mist-shrouded San Francisco mornings and alcohol-fogged nights, homicide detective Kate...

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To Play the Fool
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To Play the Fool

A Kate Martinelli Mystery

Laurie R. King
Picador
Picador

THE SECOND BOOK IN THE KATE MARTINELLI MYSTERY SERIES

When a band of homeless people cremate a beloved dog in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park, the authorities are willing to overlook a few...

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Naked Came the Phoenix
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Naked Came the Phoenix

Edited by Marcia Talley; Written by Nevada Barr, J.D. Robb, Nancy Pickard, Lisa Scottoline, Pam O'Shaughnessy, Mary O'Shaughnessy, J. A. Jance, Faye Kellerman, Mary Jane Clark, Anne Perry, Diana Gabbaldon, Val McDermid, and Laurie R. King
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

Thirteen of today's hottest female crime novelists--one thrilling mystery: Naked Came the Phoenix

The promise of discretion and pampering-and a long-overdue reconciliation...

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The Moor
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The Moor

A Mary Russell Mystery

Laurie R. King
Picador
Picador

In the eerie wasteland of Dartmoor, Sherlock Holmes summons his devoted wife and partner, Mary Russell, from her studies at Oxford to aid the investigation of a death and some disturbing phenomena of...

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A Letter of Mary
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A Letter of Mary

A Mary Russell Mystery

Laurie R. King
Picador
Picador

The third book in the Mary Russell–Sherlock Holmes series.

It is 1923. Mary Russell Holmes and her husband, the retired Sherlock Holmes, are enjoying the summer together on their Sussex estate...

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A Monstrous Regiment of Women
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A Monstrous Regiment of Women

A Mary Russell Mystery

Laurie R. King
Picador
Picador

Winner of the Nero Wolfe Award

It is 1921 and Mary Russell--Sherlock Holmes's brilliant apprentice, now an Oxford graduate with a degree in theology--is on the verge of acquiring a sizable...

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