Vicki Delany
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Vicki Delany

Vicki Delany is one of Canada's most varied and prolific crime writers and a national bestseller in the U.S. Most recently, she is the author of the Year Round Christmas cozy mysteries from Berkley, The Sherlock Holmes Bookshop series from Crooked Lane and (writing under the pen name of Eva Gates) the Lighthouse Library mysteries also from Crooked Lane.

Although she's loving writing cozy mysteries these days in the past she's written standalone novels of suspense (MORE THAN SORROW, BURDEN OF MEMORY), a traditional village police procedural series (The Constable Molly Smith novels - the eighth of which is UNREASONABLE DOUBT) and the lighthearted Klondike Gold Rush Series (Incl GOLD DIGGER and GOLD WEB)

She also writes Rapid Reads novellas for Orca Books including the mulit-award-nominated JUBA GOOD and BLOOD AND BELONGING.

Vicki's work has been nomiated for Arthur Ellis Awards, the Derringer, The Bony Blithe, and the Ontario Library Association's Golden Oak.

Vicki is a past-president of the Crime Writers of Canada, a member of Capital Crime Writers, and Sisters in Crime and a founder and organizer of Women Killing It! A festival of female crime writers held each year in Prince Edward County, Ontario, where she lives among the tomato and sunflower fields.

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Best Sellers

    • Body on Baker Street

    • A Sherlock Holmes Bookshop Mystery, Book 2
    • By: Vicki Delany
    • Narrated by: Kelly Clare
    • Length: 8 hrs and 40 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 43

    Gemma and Jayne are busy managing both the bookshop and the Tea Room in anticipation of the upcoming book signing with the illustrious Renalta Van Markoff....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent sequel to this series!

    • By Victoria J. Mejia-Gewe on 09-29-17

    Regular price: $34.99

    • In the Shadow of the Glacier

    • By: Vicki Delany
    • Narrated by: Carrington Macduffie
    • Length: 9 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 57
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 37

    Trouble is brewing in the small town of Trafalgar. Constable Smith nearly stumbles over a body, the victim of a murder....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Quirky Start To A Mystery Series

    • By Sara on 01-25-15

    Regular price: $20.97

    • A Scandal in Scarlet

    • By: Vicki Delany
    • Narrated by: Kim Hicks
    • Length: 8 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21

    After the West London Museum suffers extensive fire damage, the shop owners on Baker Street come together to hold an afternoon auction tea to raise funds to rebuild it, but the auction never happens. Before the gavel can fall, museum-board chair Kathy Lamb is found dead in the back room....  

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another excellent addition to a great series

    • By Victoria J. Mejia-Gewe on 02-28-19

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Elementary, She Read

    • By: Vicki Delany
    • Narrated by: Kelly Clare
    • Length: 8 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 69
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 64
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 64

    When Gemma finds a rare and potentially valuable magazine hidden in the bookshop, she sets off to find the owner, only to stumble upon a dead body....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great listen

    • By Amazon Customer on 10-03-17

    Regular price: $34.99

    • The Cat of the Baskervilles

    • By: Vicki Delany
    • Narrated by: Kim Hicks
    • Length: 8 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 40
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 36
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 36

    Legendary stage and movie star Sir Nigel Bellingham arrives on Cape Cod to star in a stage production of The Hound of the Baskervilles put on by the West London Theater Festival. When Sir Nigel, some of the cast, and the director visit the Sherlock Holmes Bookshop at 222 Baker Street....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • I need to at least like the main character

    • By Deborah on 05-14-18

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Valley of the Lost

    • By: Vicki Delany
    • Narrated by: Carrington MacDuffie
    • Length: 9 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 39
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 30

    In the bucolic mountain town of Trafalgar, British Columbia, a young woman is found dead of a heroin overdose, her baby lying at her side....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Top notch police procedural

    • By BSquaredInOz on 05-13-09

    Regular price: $20.72

    • Unreasonable Doubt

    • A Constable Molly Smith Mystery
    • By: Vicki Delany
    • Narrated by: Carrington MacDuffie
    • Length: 7 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25

    What would it be like to return to your hometown after 25 years in prison for a crime you have maintained you did not commit? Listen to find out....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another wonderful story by Vicki Delany

    • By N. J. Miin on 03-05-19

    Regular price: $24.47

    • Winter of Secrets

    • By: Vicki Delany
    • Narrated by: Carrington MacDuffie
    • Length: 8 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 37
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26

    Siblings Wendy and Jason Wyatt-Yarmouth and their friends are in British Columbia, enjoying a two-week vacation, when tragedy strikes....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Where is the next one

    • By Margaret on 08-28-12

    Regular price: $18.16

    • Among the Departed

    • A Constable Molly Smith Mystery
    • By: Vicki Delany
    • Narrated by: Carrington MacDuffie
    • Length: 8 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22

    Fifteen years ago, a young girl by the name of Moonlight Smith went to the house of her best friend, Nicky Nowak, for a sleepover....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The Best of the Series

    • By Me & My Girls on 06-24-14

    Regular price: $18.16

    • Under Cold Stone

    • A Constable Molly Smith Mystery
    • By: Vicki Delany
    • Narrated by: Carrington MacDuffie
    • Length: 8 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23

    They're an unlikely couple: Lucky Smith, passionate environmentalist and old-time hippie, and Paul Keller, chief constable of Trafalgar, British Columbia....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • If you prefer nuance to action.

    • By Me & My Girls on 05-14-14

    Regular price: $20.72

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