Ellery Adams

Biography

Ellery Adams grew up on a beach near the Long Island Sound. Having spent her adult life in a series of landlocked towns, she cherishes her memories of open water, violent storms, and the smell of the sea. Ms. Adams has held many jobs including caterer, retail clerk, car salesperson, teacher, tutor, and tech writer, all the while penning poems, children's books, and novels. She now writes full-time from her home in Virginia.

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Books

The Battered Body: A Supper Club Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,840. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
There's big trouble in Quincy's Gap when the "Diva of Dough" arrives to bake the wedding cake for Milla and Jackson's Christmas Eve wedding. And while her cakes are delectably sweet, the Diva makes enemies wherever she goes. When Deputy Lucy Hanover finds the famous chef's body covered in cake batter, the Supper Club members find themselves up to their necks in suspects. Includes recipes!
Stiffs and Swines: A Supper Club Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,600. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
James Henry and the Flab Five are invited to serve as judges at Hog Fest, a celebrated barbecue festival in the Virginia mountains. But when one of the "pit masters" is found dead and a member of the supper club is accused of the murder, James and his friends have to lick the sauce off their fingers and get to work catching a killer.
Chili Con Corpses: A Supper Club Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,900. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In this savory third mystery featuring the Flab Five, James Henry is looking to add a little more spice to his life. Despite his trimmer waistline, his girlfriend Lucy’s affections for him seem to have inexplicably cooled. So when Lindy suggests the supper club members join a Mexican cooking class, James leaps at the chance to try something new.
Fit To Die: A Supper Club Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,110. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When James and his fellow dieters poke around in an arson case that turns into a murder investigation, the Flab Five discover that they may have bitten off more than they can chew. It isn't long before James wonders if he can handle cardio classes, a budding romance, his cranky father, and a duplicitous killer without binging on too ice cream.
Carbs and Cadavers: A Supper Club Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,460. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
James Henry, a professor of English literature, is forced to move back to the tiny town of Quincy’s Gap, Virginia to care for his aging father. Overweight and divorced, James takes a librarian job and joins a supper club for dieters. Avoiding carbs is almost impossible in this deep-fried land, so the mysterious death of a healthy athlete provides the perfect distraction for the tempted dieters.

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