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Laurie R. King (born 1952) is an American author best known for her detective fiction. Among her books are the Mary Russell series of historical mysteries, featuring Sherlock Holmes as her partner, and a series featuring Kate Martinelli, a fictional lesbian San Francisco, California, police officer.

King's first book, A Grave Talent (1993), received the 1994 Edgar Award for Best First Novel and a 1995 John Creasey Memorial Award. This was followed by the 1996 Nero Award, for A Monstrous Regiment of Women, and the 2002 Macavity Award for Best Novel, for Folly. She has also been nominated for an Agatha Award, an Orange Prize, and two more Edgars. Using the pseudonym "Leigh Richards", she has published a futuristic novel, Califia's Daughters (2004).

King earned a BA degree in comparative religion from the University of California, and then completed an MA in Old Testament Theology at Graduate Theological Union where her thesis was on "Feminine Aspects of Yahweh". She later received an honorary doctorate from the Church Divinity School of the Pacific. She has lived for many years in the hills above Monterey Bay near Santa Cruz, California. From 1977 until his death in early 2009, she was married to the historian, Noel Quinton King. They became the parents of two children, Zoe and Nathan.

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Total Books: 251
The Murder of Mary Russell A Novel of Suspense Featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes
In the Company of Sherlock Holmes
2016 - In the Company of Sherlock Holmes [Chinese Edition] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9787229112554
ISBN-10: 7229112559
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Mary Russell's War
2016 - Mary Russell's War (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781464207334
ISBN-10: 146420733X
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 2.5/5 Stars.
 3

The Murder of Mary Russell
2016 - The Murder of Mary Russell [Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes, Bk 14] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780804177900
ISBN-10: 0804177902
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 10

Dreaming Spies
2015 - Dreaming Spies [Mary Russell & Sherlock Holmes] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780749018214
ISBN-10: 0749018216
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Dreaming Spies A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes
2015 - Dreaming Spies a Novel of Suspense Featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780345531810
ISBN-10: 0345531817
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.
 5

In the Company of Sherlock Holmes Stories Inspired by the Holmes Canon Library Edition
In the Company of Sherlock Holmes Stories Inspired by the Holmes Canon
To Play the Fool A Novel
2014 - To Play the Fool a Novel [A Kate Martinelli Mystery] (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781427259967
ISBN-10: 1427259968
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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With Child A Novel
2014 - With Child a Novel [A Kate Martinelli Mystery] (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781427259981
ISBN-10: 1427259984
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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The Moor A Novel of Suspense Featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes
2014 - The Moor a Novel of Suspense Featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes [A Mary Russell Mystery] (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781427260017
ISBN-10: 142726001X
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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A Letter of Mary A Novel of Suspense Featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes
The Bones of Paris
2014 - The Bones of Paris [Harris Stuyvesant, Bk 2] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780345531780
ISBN-10: 0345531787
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 1.5/5 Stars.
 3

WRITES OF PASSAGE
2014 - Writes of Passage (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781941962220
ISBN-10: 194196222X
Genres: Reference, Self-Help
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Writes of Passage Adventures on the Writer's Journey
2014 - Writes of Passage Adventures on the Writer's Journey [Sisters in Crime The Writing Life - Volume 3] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781941962190
ISBN-10: 194196219X
Genres: Reference, Self-Help
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To Play the Fool
2014 - To Play the Fool [A Kate Martinelli Mystery] (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781223075730
ISBN-10: 1223075737
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Monstrous Regiment of Women
2014 - Monstrous Regiment of Women [A Mary Russell Mystery] (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781223075754
ISBN-10: 1223075753
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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The Beekeeper's Apprentice or On the Segregation of the Queen
2014 - The Beekeeper's Apprentice or on the Segregation of the Queen [Mary Russell] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781250050113
ISBN-10: 1250050111
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
 1

A Grave Talent A Novel
2014 - A Grave Talent a Novel [A Kate Martinelli Mystery] (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781427258755
ISBN-10: 1427258759
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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A Monstrous Regiment of Women A Novel of Suspense Featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes
Grave Talent
2014 - Grave Talent [A Kate Martinelli Mystery] (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781223056449
ISBN-10: 1223056449
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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2014 - Letter of Mary [A Mary Russell Mystery] (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2014 - With Child [Kate Martinelli, Bk 3] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
 
2013 - Crime and Thriller Writing a Writers' Artists' Companion [Writers' and Artists' Companions] (Paperback)Paperback
2013 - The Bones of Paris [Touchstone, Bk 2] (Hardcover)Hardcover
2013 - Garment of Shadows [Mary Russell, Bk 12] (Paperback)Hardcover
2012 - O Jerusalem [Mary Russell & Sherlock Holmes] (Paperback)
2012 - Pirate King [Mary Russell, Bk 11] (Paperback)Hardcover
 
2011 - The God of the Hive [Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes, Bk 10] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
2010 - Locked Rooms [Mary Russell Mystery 9] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2010 - The Game [Mary Russell, Bk 7] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
2010 - The Language of Bees [Mary Russell Mystery 09] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2009 - Justice Hall [Mary Russell, Bk 6] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2009 - O Jerusalem [Mary Russell, Bk 5] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2008 - Touchstone [Harris Stuyvesant, Bk 1] (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2007 - The Moor [Mary Russell, Bk 4] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2007 - The Art of Detection [Kate Martinelli, Bk 5] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2006 - The Art of Detection [Kate Martinelli, Bk 5] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2004 - The Game [Mary Russell, Bk 7] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
2003 - Un Rastro Del Pasado [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2002 - El Juego Del Loco [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2002 - Justice Hall [Mary Russell, Bk 6] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2001 - Wer Rache Schwort [German Edition] (Paperback)
2000 - Night Work [Kate Martinelli, Bk 4] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2000 - O Jerusalem [Mary Russell, Bk 5] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2000 - Night Work [Kate Martinelli, Bk 4] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2000 - The Birth of a New Moon [also published as A Darker Place - Audio Cassette - Unabridged] (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover
1999 - A Darker Place [aka The Birth of a New Moon] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
1999 - The Moor [Mary Russell, Bk 4] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
1997 - With Child [Kate Martinelli, Bk 3] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
1996 - To Play the Fool [Kate Martinelli, Bk 2] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
1996 - Et Farling Talent [A Grave Talent in Bokml Norwegian] (Paperback)
1995 - To Play the Fool [Kate Martinelli, Bk 2] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD