Christine Keleny

Biography

Christine is an award-winning author, reader, editor, book designer and publisher. She loves writing and helping others publish the book of their dreams through her publishing company: CKBooks Publishing. Christine also teaches workshops at local libraries for both youth and adults and at a youth writing and publishing summer school class. You can find all of her books at christinekelenybooks.com. That is also where you can sign up for her Readers' Group.

Where to find Christine Keleny online

Series

Agnes Kelly Mystery Adventure
This is a family series similar to Nancy Drew or the Hardy Boys. It is a mystery adventure series set in 1961. Agnes is taken on a trip to Turkey, Norway, and Russia with her Grandmother, looking for answers about the death of Agnes' father. Fun for the whole family.
Intrigue in Istanbul
Price: $2.99 $1.49 USD. (50% off until July 31!)
Narrow Escape in Norway
Price: $2.99 $1.49 USD. (50% off until July 31!)
All is Revealed in Russia
Price: $3.99 $1.99 USD. (50% off until July 31!)
Rose Books
These 4 books follows the life of a young Wisconsin farm girl who run away from home, gets a job on a Mississippi river boat and eventually becomes a nurse in WWII. When she comes home from the war, she tries to deal with what she's seen in the service and how she's treated back home.
Rosebloom
Price: $3.99 $1.99 USD. (50% off until July 31!)
A Burnished Rose - Book I
Price: $3.99 $1.99 USD. (50% off until July 31!)
A Burnished Rose - Book II
Price: $3.99 $1.99 USD. (50% off until July 31!)
Rose From the Ashes
Price: $4.99 $2.49 USD. (50% off until July 31!)

Books

All is Revealed in Russia
Series: Agnes Kelly Mystery Adventure. Price: $3.99 $1.99 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 41,970. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2019 . Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Adventure » General
Has Grandma Agee gone off the deep end? Is CIA Officer Miller or Mr. Borge of EI4 (the Norwegian Intelligence Service) going to catch up to them and force them home? Book III in the Agnes Kelly Mystery Adventure Series is full of even more surprises, takes you on another exciting ride (through Russia), and Reveals All - including some things you would never expect!
Narrow Escape in Norway
Series: Agnes Kelly Mystery Adventure. Price: $2.99 $1.49 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 36,760. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2017 . Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The laughs, thrills, and hijinks continue for young and old alike in Book II of the Agnes Kelly Mystery Adventure Series, the much-anticipated follow-up to the Award-Winning Intrigue in Istanbul. But there is more! Grandma and Agnes get in over their heads and end up putting their very lives at risk.
A Burnished Rose - Book I
Series: Rose Books. Price: $3.99 $1.99 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 59,750. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2016 . Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » General
Book II of the Rose Series: Today women have a glass ceiling. In the 1930s that ceiling was made of wood, so following your dream only took you so far—especially if you went against societal norms and what your friends and family told you you should or should not do. This is the story told in A Burnished Rose, the much-anticipated sequel to the award-winning Rosebloom.
A Burnished Rose - Book II
Series: Rose Books. Price: $3.99 $1.99 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 96,640. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016 . Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical » General
Rose never knew it would be so difficult. Maybe everyone was right; maybe she shouldn’t have joined the Army Nurse Corps. Rose wanted to do her bit for the war effort, help the boys who were risking their lives fighting the Germans and the Japanese, and maybe see a little of the world along the way. But there was no way she could have predicted the horrors she would encounter and the difficult
Intrigue in Istanbul
Series: Agnes Kelly Mystery Adventure, Book 1. Price: $2.99 $1.49 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 36,530. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2015 by Christine Keleny. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 1 review)
Book One of the Agnes Kelly Mystery Adventure Series will make you laugh, set you on the edge of your seat and leaving you wanting more - both the older and younger reader alike.
Will the Real Carolyn Keene Please Stand Up
Price: $3.99 $1.99 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 85,670. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 . Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
** Midwest Book Award Finalist ** Historical fiction about the creators and creation of Nancy Drew and the controversy that still surrounds the plucky, intelligent, resourceful, and famous girl sleuth we affectionately call Nancy .
Living in the House of Drugs
Price: $3.99 $1.99 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 56,530. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013 . Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The story of Willie L. Triplett, a recovering addict/alcoholic.
The Red Velvet Box
Price: $2.99 $1.49 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 11,780. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012 . Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent, Fiction » Classics
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Red Velvet Box is a Christmas story for all ages. Set in 1954 it tells of a young girls discovery that all is not how it appears to be, even your 84 year old Grandmother, and even she has a story to tell.
Rose From the Ashes
Series: Rose Books. Price: $4.99 $2.49 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 97,270. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012 . Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical » General
Book III in the Rose Series. Shell shock, battle fatigue, post traumatic stress disorder―it all means the same thing to veterans who have served their country by putting themselves in harm’s way. But for women veterans of WWII like Rose Krantz, it meant they were expected to step back into kitchen and forget all they had gone through, something Rose cannot easily do.
Rosebloom
Series: Rose Books. Price: $3.99 $1.99 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 137,160. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2011 . Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Rosebloom - An Award Winning historical fiction novel and coming of age novel set in the late 1930s. Step into Rose's world, where a young Wisconsin farm girl who runs away from home. Rose is looking for adventure, what she finds is much more. Midwest Book Review calls Rosebloom: "... an excellent blend and deftly written look at 1930s America..." Library Journal Review gave it a "Recommended"

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