Sibella Giorello


Sibella Giorello grew up in Alaska and majored in geology at Mount Holyoke College. After riding a motorcycle across the country, she worked as a features writer for the Richmond Times-Dispatch. Her stories have won state and national awards, including two nominations for the Pulitzer Prize. She now lives in Washington state with her husband and sons.

"The Stones Cry Out," the first book in the Raleigh Harmon series, won a Christy Award for best first novel. Since then the series has won starred reviews from Booklist and "a sure bet" from Publisher's Weekly.

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The Stones Cry Out
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,450. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Forensic geologist/FBI agent Raleigh Harmon gets assigned a blistering Civil Rights case in Richmond, VA. But the witnesses are refusing to talk. Her boss wants the case closed immediately -- without the truth -- but Raleigh refuses. Relying on her knowledge of geology and old hierarchies of the South, Raleigh uncovers the truth behind two violent deaths and the heated silence that remains.

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  • Open Hands on Sep. 22, 2014

    Authentic Western. You won't forget Open Hands.