Ellery Adams
1970-
Pseudonyms: J.B. Stanley, Jennifer Stanley and Lucy Arlington (with Sylvia May or Susan Furlong)
 

Ellery Adams is a former teacher. She lives in Richmond, Virginia. She is the creator of:
1. 'Book Retreat Mystery' series featuring Jane Steward, resort manager of Storyton Hall.
2. 'Books by the Bay Mystery' series featuring Olivia Limoges, a restaurant owner.
3. 'Charmed Pie Shoppe Mystery' series featuring Ella Mae LaFaye, owner of a pie shop.
4. 'Collectibles Mystery' series featuring Molly Appleby, a writer for Collector’s Weekly magazine (partly written under the pseudonym 'J.B. Stanley').
5. 'Hope Street Church Mystery' series featuring Cooper Lee, an office machine technician (partly written under the pseudonym 'Jennifer Stanley').
6. 'A Novel Idea Mystery' series featuring Lila Wilkins, a literary agent (under the joint pseudonym 'Lucy Arlington' with Sylvia May or Susan Furlong).
7. 'Supper Club Mystery' series featuring James Henry, a former English Literature professor (under the pseudonym 'J.B. Stanley').
8. 'Secret, Book & Scone Society' series featuring Nora Pennington, the owner of Miracle Books.
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Titles and year of publication:  

'Book Retreat Mystery' Novels
 1) Murder in the Mystery Suite  2014
 2) Murder in the Paperback Parlor  2015
 3) Murder in the Secret Garden  2016
 4) Murder in the Locked Library  2018
 5) Murder in the Reading Room  2019
 6) Murder in the Storybook Cottage  2020
'Books by the Bay Mystery' Novels
 1) A Killer Plot  2010
 2) A Deadly Cliché  2011
 3) The Last Word  2011
 4) Written in Stone  2012
 5) Poisoned Prose  2013
 6) Lethal Letters  2014
 7) Writing All Wrongs  2015
 8) Killer Characters  2017
'Charmed Pie Shoppe Mystery' Novels
 1) Pies and Prejudice  2012
 2) Peach Pies and Alibis  2013
 3) Pecan Pies and Homicides  2014
 4) Lemon Pies and Little White Lies  2015
 5) Breach of Crust  2016
'Collectibles Mystery' Novels (partly written as J.B. Stanley)
 1) A Killer Collection  2006
 2) A Fatal Appraisal  2006
 3) A Deadly Dealer  2007
 4) A Treacherous Trader (e-book) (as Ellery Adams with Parker Riggs)  2015
 5) A Devious Lot (e-book) (as Ellery Adams with Parker Riggs)  2016
 6) A Killer Keepsake (e-book) (as Ellery Adams with Parker Riggs)  2017
 7) A Bidder End (e-book) (as Ellery Adams with Parker Riggs)  2019
 8) A Fatal Fabergé (e-book) (as Ellery Adams with Parker Riggs)  2020
'Hope Street Church Mystery' Novels (partly written as Jennifer Stanley)
 1) Stirring Up Strife (Also published as: The Path of the Crooked (e-book 2014; as by Ellery Adams)  2009
 2) Path of the Wicked (Also published as: The Way of the Wicked (e-book 2014; as by Ellery Adams)  2010
 3) The Way of the Guilty (Also published as: The Graves of the Guilty (e-book 2014; as by Ellery Adams)  2010
 4) The Root of All Evil (e-book; as Ellery Adams with Elizabeth Lockard)  2014
 5) Fate of the Fallen (e-book; as Ellery Adams with Elizabeth Lockard)  2016
'A Novel Idea Mystery' Novels (as Lucy Arlington with Sylvia May or Susan Furlong)
 1) Buried in a Book (with Sylvia May)  2012
 2) Every Trick in the Book (with Sylvia May)  2013
 3) Books, Cooks, and Crooks (with Sylvia May)  2014
 4) Played by the Book (with Susan Furlong)  2015
 5) Off the Books (with Susan Furlong)  2016
'Supper Club Mystery' Novels (as J.B. Stanley)
 1) Carbs & Cadavers  2006
 2) Fit to Die  2007
 3) Chili Con Corpses  2008
 4) Stiffs and Swine  2008
 5) The Battered Body  2009
 6) Black Beans & Vice  2010
 7) Pasta Mortem (as Ellery Adams) (with Rosemary Stevens)  2018
'Secret, Book & Scone Society' Novels
 1) The Secret Book & Scone Society  2017
 2) The Whispered Word  2018
 3) The Book of Candlelight  2020

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