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Ellery Adams


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aka Lucy Arlington, J B Stanley, Jennifer Stanley

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.

Genres: Cozy Mystery
 
Series
Supper Club Mystery
   1. Carbs and Cadavers (2006) (as by J B Stanley)
   2. Fit to Die (2007) (as by J B Stanley)
   3. Chili Con Corpses (2008) (as by J B Stanley)
   4. Stiffs and Swine (2008) (as by J B Stanley)
   5. The Battered Body (2009) (as by J B Stanley)
   6. Black Beans & Vice (2010) (as by J B Stanley)
   7. Pasta Mortem (2018) (with Rosemary Stevens)
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Antiques & Collectibles Mystery
   1. A Killer Collection (2006) (as by J B Stanley)
   2. A Fatal Appraisal (2006) (as by J B Stanley)
   3. A Deadly Dealer (2007) (as by J B Stanley)
   4. A Treacherous Trader (2015) (with Parker Riggs)
   5. A Devious Lot (2016) (with Parker Riggs)
   6. A Killer Keepsake (2017) (with Parker Riggs)
   7. A Bidder End (2019) (with Parker Riggs)
   8. A Fatal Faberge (2020) (with Parker Riggs)
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Hope Street Church Mystery
   1. The Path of the Crooked (2014)
   2. The Way of the Wicked (2014)
   3. The Graves of the Guilty (2014)
   4. The Root of All Evil (2014) (with Elizabeth Lockard)
   5. Fate of the Fallen (2016) (with Elizabeth Lockard)
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Ellery Adams recommends
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Death of an Irish Diva (2013)
(Cumberland Creek, book 3)
Mollie Cox Bryan
"Bryan's voice is rich with suspense and Southern Charm."
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A Potion to Die For (2013)
(Magic Potion Mystery, book 1)
Heather Blake
"Prepare to be enchanted by the Magic Potion mysteries!"
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The Pickled Piper (2014)
(Pickled and Preserved Mystery, book 1)
Mary Ellen Hughes
"A one-of-a-kind mystery with homemade food, small-town secrets, and winsome characters."
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On Borrowed Time (2014)
(Library Lover's Mystery, book 5)
Jenn McKinlay
"Sure to please cozy readers everywhere."
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Geared for the Grave (2014)
(Cycle Path Mystery, book 1)
Duffy Brown
"Cozy mystery fans will be thrilled to ride along with Evie Bloomfield and she samples fudge and chases down the villains of Mackinac Island."
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Peaches and Scream (2015)
(Georgia Peach Mystery, book 1)
Susan Furlong
"Loaded with southern charm, sassy characters, and tantalizing recipes."
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Berried Secrets (2015)
(Cranberry Cove Mystery, book 1)
Peg Cochran
"Cozy fans and foodies rejoice—there’s a place just for you and it’s called Cranberry Cove."
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The Cracked Spine (2016)
(Scottish Bookshop Mystery , book 1)
Paige Shelton
"Move over Claire Fraser; American bibliophile Delaney Nichols is about to take Scotland-and legions of cozy mystery readers-by storm! As warm and inviting as a cup of tea and a serving of fresh-from-the-oven shortbread. Readers will fall in love with The Cracked Spine."
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Dead, Bath, and Beyond (2016)
(Victoria Square Mystery, book 4)
Lorraine Bartlett and Laurie Cass
"Victoria Square is memorable right from the first-a place in which charming shops, vintage treasures, and hidden secrets coexist."
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Three Treats Too Many (2020)
(Sarah Blair Mystery, book 3)
Debra H Goldstein
"The Sarah Blair mysteries are such a perfect blend of wit, fun, intrigue, and mouth-watering food descriptions that cozy fans will be eager for another helping."

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