VJ Books Presents Author Faye Kellerman!
Faye Kellerman was born in St. Louis, Missouri and grew up in Sherman Oaks, California. She earned a BA in mathematics and a doctorate in dentistry at UCLA.
Kellerman's groundbreaking first novel, The Ritual Bath, was published in 1986 to wide critical and commercial acclaim. The winner of the Macavity Award for the Best First Novel from the Mystery Readers of American, The Ritual Bath introduced readers to Peter Decker and Rina Lazarus, termed by People Magazine "Hands down, the most refreshing mystery couple around."
There are well over twenty million copies of Faye Kellerman's novels in print internationally.
The novels Stalker and Street Dreams introduced Kellerman's newest protagonist, Police Officer Cindy Decker. In addition to her crime series, Kellerman is also the author of New York Time's bestseller Moon Music, a suspense horror novel set in Las Vegas featuring Detective Romulus Poe, as well as an historical novel of intrigue set in Elizabethan England, The Quality of Mercy. She has also co-authored the New York Times Bestseller Double Homicide, with her husband and partner in crime, Jonathan Kellerman. She has also written a young adult novel, Prism, with her daughter, Aliza Kellerman.
Her other hobbies include gardening, sewing and jogging. She had four children, and her eldest son, Jesse, has published five novels including his latest Potboiler which was nominated for an Edgar Allen Poe Award.
She lives in Los Angeles and Santa Fe with her author husband, Jonathan.
Faye Kellerman Bibliography
The Peter Decker & Rina Lazarus Series
The Ritual Bath - 1986
- Sacred and Profane - 1987
- Milk and Honey - 1990
- Day of Atonement - 1991
- False Prophet - 1992
- Grievous Sin - 1993
- Sanctuary - 1994
- Justice - 1995
- Prayers for the Dead - 1996
- A Serpent's Tooth - 1997
- Jupiter's Bones - 1999
- Stalker - 2000
- The Forgotten - 2001
- Stone Kiss - 2002
- Street Dreams - 2003
- The Burnt House - 2007
- The Mercedes Coffin aka Cold Case - 2008
- Blindman's Bluff - 2009
- Hangman - 2010
- Gun Games - 2011 aka Blood Games - 2012
- The Beast - 2013
- Murder 101 - 2014
- Bone Box - 2017
- Walking Shadows - 2018
- The Quality of Mercy - 1989
- Moon Music - 1998
- Stalker - 2000 - features Cynthia Decker
- Street Dreams - 2003- features 2nd Cynthia Decker
- Double Homicide - 2004 - written with Jonathan Kellerman
- Straight Into Darkness - 2005
- The Garden of Eden and Other Criminal Delights - 2006
- Capital Crimes - 2006 - written with Jonathan Kellerman
- Prism - 2009 - written with Aliza Kellerman
Faye Kellerman Awards
- The Ritual Bath - Macavity Award for the Best First Novel from the Mystery Readers of American
- Strand Magazine Lifetime Achievement Award - 2013
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