Welcome to the website of New York Times bestsellerand Agatha and Anthony award-winning author Rhys Bowen,creator of the atmospheric Molly Murphy mysteries, set in turn-of-the-century New York Cityand the Royal Spyness mysteries, sparkling British comedies featuring penniless minor royal Lady Georgiana in the 1930s
COMING MARCH 4: #13 IN THE MOLLY MURPHY SERIES CITY OF DARKNESS AND LIGHT.
Threats to Molly’s life find her setting sail for the city of Paris and a safe haven… only the haven turns out to be anything but safe when she gets there. Searching for her missing friends in the bohemian art world of post-Impressionist Paris, Molly becomes drawn into a murder investigation of a prominent Impressionist–an investigation that may have something to do with the disappearance of her friends. Rich in historic detail of Paris in 1905, this has been described as a “sparkling” addition to the Molly series, and “the best yet.”
And coming January 7th an added bonus: THROUGH THE WINDOW, a Molly Murphy short story for your Kindle, Nook or Kobo. Molly is confined to bed after the birth of her child and thinks she is witnessing a crime through her window. Is she letting her imagination run away with her or are her detective’s instincts telling her the truth?
AND A THIRD TREAT AND A GREAT STOCKING STUFFER: THE PAPERBACK OF THE TWELVE CLUES OF CHRISTMAS, AVAILABLE NOW AT A BOOKSTORE NEAR YOU OR ONLINE.
MORE NEWS: LOOK OUT FOR THE MOVIE VERSION OF HER ROYAL SPYNESS COMING SOON!
And Her Royal Spyness continues to shine as an audio book series–being named one of the top five mysteries and thrillers by Audible.com. The only cozy and funny mystery series on a list that includes Vince Flynn and Michael Connelly.
More good news: Hush Now, Don’t You Cry and Murphy’s Law now in new trade paperback form.
Even more good news: Coming soon the whole Molly series in audio form with Audible plus publication in UK from Constable and Robinson next spring.
Both series available in hardcover, paper back, large print, e-book and audio from Audible.com. And available around the world in 9 languages.