Ellery Adams
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Ellery Adams

USA Today and New York Times bestselling author Ellery Adams grew up on a beach near the Long Island Sound. Having spent her adult life in a series of landlocked towns, she cherishes her memories of open water, violent storms, and the smell of the sea. She now writes full-time from her home in North Carolina, which she shares with her husband, two trolls, and three keyboard-hogging felines. Adams loves coffee, champagne, kickboxing, 1000-piece jigsaw puzzles, baking, and black jelly beans.

Her traditionally published series include The Secret, Book, and Scone Society Mysteries, The Book Retreat Mysteries, The Books By the Bay Mysteries, and The Charmed Pie Shoppe Mysteries.

Her Indie series include The Supper Club Series, The Hope Street Series, and The Molly Appleby Collectible Series.

For more killer mysteries, visit www.elleryadamsmysteries.com

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Best Sellers

    • The Secret, Book & Scone Society

    • By: Ellery Adams
    • Narrated by: Cris Dukehart
    • Length: 8 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2,594
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 2,342
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2,348

    Miracle Springs is a place of healing. Strangers flock there hoping that the natural hot springs, five-star cuisine, and renowned spa can cure their ills....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Loved it

    • By Bookwyrme on 11-10-17

    Regular price: $34.99

    • The Whispered Word

    • By: Ellery Adams
    • Narrated by: Cris Dukehart
    • Length: 8 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    Nora Pennington, the owner of Miracle Books, believes that a well-chosen novel can bring healing and hope. But sometimes, practical help is needed, too. Such is the case with the girl hiding in the fiction section of Nora's store, wearing a hospital ID and a patchwork of faded bruises....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another great cozy mystery

    • By ccfox on 11-11-18

    Regular price: $34.99

    • A Killer Collection

    • Antiques & Collectibles Mysteries Series #1
    • By: Ellery Adams
    • Narrated by: Andi Arndt
    • Length: 5 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 253
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 224
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 223

    As Molly digs beneath the genteel surface of antiques and collectibles, she finds a world filled with backstabbing and competition....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • New pot? No, sorry, just a dead body!

    • By Eddie Lynn on 08-08-17

    Regular price: $23.09

    • Murder in the Mystery Suite

    • Book Retreat Mystery, Book 1
    • By: Ellery Adams
    • Narrated by: Johanna Parker
    • Length: 8 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 866
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 794
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 789

    Tucked away in the rolling hills of rural western Virginia lies the storybook resort of Storyton Hall, catering to book lovers who want to get away from it all....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Nancy Drew meets "The Librarian"

    • By Ray on 01-07-15

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Murder in the Locked Library

    • Book Retreat Mystery series, Book 4
    • By: Ellery Adams
    • Narrated by: Johanna Parker
    • Length: 9 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 207
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 188
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 189

    With her twins, Fitzgerald and Hemingway, back in school, Jane Steward can finally focus on her work again - managing Storyton Hall and breaking ground on the resort's latest attraction: a luxurious, relaxing spa named in honor of Walt Whitman....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Six stars (extra credit for being so good!)

    • By Victoria J. Mejia-Gewe on 04-28-18

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Murder in the Paperback Parlor

    • Book Retreat Mystery, Book 2
    • By: Ellery Adams
    • Narrated by: Johanna Parker
    • Length: 8 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 413
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 381
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 380

    Jane Steward is organizing a week of activities for fans of love stories at her book-themed resort. But her Regency readers barely have time to brush up on their Jane Austen before tragedy strikes....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Second Installment!

    • By Christina on 08-23-15

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Murder in the Secret Garden

    • Book Retreat Mystery Series, Book 3
    • By: Ellery Adams
    • Narrated by: Johanna Parker
    • Length: 8 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 298
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 268
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 271

    There is a hidden garden bordering the grounds of Jane Steward's book-themed resort - a garden filled with beautiful but deadly plants such as mandrake and nightshade....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Outstanding addition to this series..

    • By Lynda Turpin on 08-17-16

    Regular price: $27.99

    • A Killer Keepsake

    • Antiques & Collectibles Mysteries Series, Book 6
    • By: Ellery Adams, Parker Riggs
    • Narrated by: Andi Arndt
    • Length: 6 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 48
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 44
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 44

    When star reporter Molly Appleby exchanged vows with her new husband, she also made a promise to give up sleuthing. But given her knack for stumbling onto murders, and murderers, she's realizing she never should have made a promise she couldn't keep....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting Tale Spanning Two Time Periods

    • By Debbie on 10-15-18

    Regular price: $17.49

    • The Last Word

    • Books by the Bay Mystery Series # 3
    • By: Ellery Adams
    • Narrated by: Karen White
    • Length: 9 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 286
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 261
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 262

    Olivia Limoges and the Bayside Book Writers are excited about Oyster Bay's newest resident: bestselling novelist Nick Plumley, who's come to work on his next book....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Amazing story!

    • By Madonna on 10-14-15

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Killer Characters

    • Books by the Bay Mystery Series, Book 8
    • By: Ellery Adams
    • Narrated by: Karen White
    • Length: 9 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 167
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 151
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 153

    Restaurant owner and aspiring novelist Olivia Limoges is happily enjoying her new marriage. Sadly, the same doesn't hold true for Laurel, a fellow Bayside Book Writer....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good story until the end

    • By suzebo on 05-16-17

    Regular price: $27.99

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