Kerry Greenwood is the author of twenty-seven novels and the editor
of two collections. Previous novels in the Phryne Fisher series are
Flying too High, Murder on the Ballarat Train, The
Green Mill Murder, Blood and Circuses, Death on the
Victoria Dock, Ruddy Gore, Urn Burial, Raisins
and Almonds, Death Before Wicket, Away with the
Fairies, Murder in Montparnasse, The Castlemaine
Murders and Queen of the Flowers. She is also the author
of several books for young adults and the Delphic Women series.
When she is not writing she is an advocate in Magistrates' Court for the Legal Aid Commission. She is not married, has no children and lives with a registered Wizard.
The growing American audience for Kerry Greenwood's independent 1920s female sleuth will be delighted that Cocaine Blues: A Phryne Fisher Mystery, the Australian author's diverting first mystery, is finally available in the U.S. Fisher's quick, off-the-cuff, solution to a high society jewel theft leads her to a variety of other puzzles, including identifying the king of snow, who has taken over the Melbourne drug trade. Copyright 2006 Reed Business Information.