Kelly Rey

Biography

From her first discovery of Nancy Drew, Kelly has had a lifelong love for mystery and tales of things that go bump in the night, especially those with a twist of humor. Through many years of working in the court reporting and closed captioning fields, writing has remained a constant. If she's not in front of a keyboard, she can be found reading, working out or avoiding housework. She's a member of Sisters in Crime and lives in the Northeast with her husband and a menagerie of very spoiled pets.

Where to find Kelly Rey online

Books

Killer Confession
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,780. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2022 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
(4.00 from 1 review)
When Jamie Winters is hired to investigate the death of Vicious Vic Hartman, the tabloid Grapevine’s star reporter, she has no shortage of suspects. From an intimidating boss, a bitter ghostwriter, and an unscrupulous would-be replacement to a jilted girlfriend, Vic's enemies abound. With the help of her teen sidekick Maizy, Jaime's tasked to find a killer...before she becomes the next victims!
Deceit in High Heels
Series: High Heels Mysteries, Book 13. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,910. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(3.00 from 1 review)
Maddie Springer is thrilled when she gets to attend a celebrity reading for the Hollywood Psychic TV show. But when the eccentric medium drops a bombshell that her visitor from the other side was murdered—just before the psychic herself dies mid-reading!—Maddie is suddenly in the middle of not one but two murder investigations. Can she catch a killer before Maddie becomes the next victim?
Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Wealthy Widow
Series: Marty Hudson Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,770. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
Marty Hudson has her hands full with "Sherlock Holmes" the great fake detective's latest case: a wealthy widow who is certain one of her family members is trying to bump her off for their inheritance. While her evidence is less than convincing, the case suddenly takes a murderous turn in the form of an actual dead body. Now it's up to Marty to figure out just who has a secret to die for...
High Heels Mysteries Boxed Set Vol. IV (Books 10-12)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 214,630. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
New York Times & USA Today Bestselling series! High crime meets high fashion in this boxed set of three award winning High Heels Mystery novels featuring fashion designer turned amateur sleuth, Maddie Springer, including:Suspect in High Heels, Peril in High Heels, Jeopardy in High Heels
Peril in High Heels
Series: High Heels Mysteries, Book 11. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 84,120. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
When fashion designer Maddie Springer visits the set of the epic Lord of the Throne fantasy movie, she gets more than a fangirl moment—she get a dead director, a slew of shady suspects, and her best friend being interrogated by police! Now it's up to Maddie to clear her BFF's name by tracking down a very real killer among the fake Bobbits, Sworfs, and Elves...before she's the next target!
Death by Diamonds
Series: Jamie Winters Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,590. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2020 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Diamonds are not always a girl’s best friend. When legal secretary turned sleuth Jamie Winters finds a dead body with a pocket full of diamonds, she and her teenage sidekick are suddenly in the middle of a murder investigation. But the deeper they dig, the more danger they uncover, and one thing is for sure: the killer will stop at nothing to reclaim those diamonds!
Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Disappearing Diva
Series: Marty Hudson Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,500. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
If there's one thing Martha "Marty" Hudson can't say no to, it's her best friend Irene Adler. So when Irene's little white lie about a fake detective named Sherlock Holmes turns into a real case from an actual paying client, Marty is all in. But their simple missing person case takes a deadly turn when the missing "person" ends up being a missing corpse.
A Playboy in Peril
Series: Jamie Winters Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,050. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2018 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Jamie Winters' teenaged sidekick, Maizy, "almost" witnesses a murder backstage at a rock show, Jamie is determined to keep her friend safe...even if Maizy is determined to search the entire New Jersey Pine Barrens to track down the killer!
Verdicts & Vixens
Series: Jamie Winters Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,340. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Legal secretary and sometimes-sleuth Jamie Winters thought she'd seen it all... until now. When Oxnard Thorpe, the Adult Diaper King of New Jersey and one of Parker, Dennis’s most important clients, is found dead in the swimming pool of his sprawling mansion on his wedding night, his bride gives Jamie and her teenaged sidekick, Maizy, the green light to find the killer.
Jamie Winters Mysteries Boxed Set (Books 1-3)
Series: Jamie Winters Mysteries. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 208,230. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2017 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
From USA Today bestselling author Kelly Rey comes a boxed set of three hilarious mysteries featuring legal secretary turned reluctant amateur sleuth, Jamie Winters! This boxed set includes the first three, full length novels in the bestselling Jamie Winters Mysteries series, including: Motion for Murder (book #1), Death of a Diva (book #2), and The Sassy Suspect (book #3)
Cozy Christmas Shorts
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,080. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Enjoy this USA TODAY bestselling collection of holiday themed cozy mystery short stories in some of our most popular series! Written by #1 Amazon, New York Times, and USA Today bestselling authors! These short holiday bites are perfect for enjoying while waiting in shopping lines or binge-reading over a cup of hot cocoa.
Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Brash Blonde
Series: Marty Hudson Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,170. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
When barista Martha "Marty" Hudson suddenly inherits a Victorian home at 221 Baker Street in the heart of San Francisco, she's ecstatic. But between a dead body, the hot ME, Dr. John Watson, and the grumpy SFPD Detective Lestrade, Marty's luck takes a turn for the worse. Luckily her best friend, Irene Adler, has a solution—invent a fake PI, Sherlock Holmes, and investigate the murder themselves!
The Sassy Suspect
Series: Jamie Winters Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,890. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Just when legal secretary and reluctant sleuth Jamie Winters thinks life has settled down and her prospects are looking up...murder catches up to her again! Kay Culverson, a talk show host, is found dead in her office after alienating not only Jamie’s boss, Howard Dennis, but also her own agent and every employee in the studio. With the help of her wacky friends, Jamie is on the case!
Killer Beach Reads (Short Story Collection)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 125,520. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Summer themed short stories by USA Today bestselling mystery and romance authors! Enjoy mystery, romance, and lots of laughter under the sun with shorts from some of your favorite series. The perfect quick reads for vacation lounging or sipping frosty drinks poolside! **Recipes included!**
Death of a Diva (Jamie Winters Mysteries book #2)
Series: Jamie Winters Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,900. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Psychic medium Dorcas Beeber is brash, obnoxious...and dead. Unfortunately for legal secretary Jamie Winters, she arrives at the psychic's studio for a reading only to find the victim apparently killed by a blow from her own crystal ball. And things only get worse when Jamie suddenly finds herself the prime suspect in the murder.
Motion for Murder
Series: Jamie Winters Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,780. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Jamie Winters loathes her job as a secretary in the sleaziest law firm in New Jersey. Trouble is, someone else loathes the whole firm—enough to kill one of the partners. Now, Jamie is being strong-armed into investigating. With assists from her studly landlord and husband-hungry sister, Jamie uncovers dirt on everyone from coworkers to clients...but which one is the killer?