Marcia Talley


Marcia Talley is the Agatha and Anthony award-winning author of FOOTPRINTS TO MURDER and fourteen previous mystery novels featuring survivor and sleuth, Hannah Ives.

Marcia is author/editor of two star-studded collaborative novels, NAKED CAME THE PHOENIX and I’D KILL FOR THAT set in a fashionable health spa and an exclusive gated community, respectively. Her short stories appear in more than a dozen collections. A recent story, “Can You Hear Me Now?” is featured in TWO OF THE DEADLIEST: NEW TALES OF LUST, GREED AND MURDER FROM OUTSTANDING WOMEN OF MYSTERY, edited by New York Times best-selling author, Elizabeth George.

Marcia is past President of Sisters in Crime, serves on the board of the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Mystery Writers of America and is a member of the Crime Writers' Association, Novelists, Inc., and the Authors’ Guild of America. She divides her time between Annapolis, Maryland and a quaint Loyalist cottage on Elbow Cay in the Bahamas.

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In Death's Shadow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,220. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 . Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Hannah Ives struggled through the darkness of illness and uncertainty with fellow patient Valerie Stone at her side. As cancer survivors they have a lot to celebrate when they meet again, but their reunion is short-lived. Soon Valerie is dead and a suspicious Hannah discovers that there are those in the big business of living and dying who think it's time her questions were silenced.

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