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Mariah Fredericks

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aka Emmi Fredericks

Mariah Fredericks was born and raised in New York City, where she still lives today with her family. She is a graduate of Vassar College with a BA in history. She has written several novels for young adults; her novel Crunch Time was nominated for an Edgar in 2007. A Death of No Importance is her first mystery for adults.

Genres: Historical Mystery, Young Adult Romance
In the Cards
   1. Love (2006)
   2. Fame (2008)
   3. Life (2008)
   The True Meaning of Cleavage (2003)
   Fatal Distraction (2004) (as by Emmi Fredericks)
   Head Games (2004)
   Crunch Time (2005)
   The Girl in the Park (2012)
   Season of the Witch (2013)
   The Lindbergh Nanny (2022)
   The Wharton Plot (2024)
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Mariah Fredericks recommends
The Romanov Brides (2024)
Clare McHugh
"I truly could not put this book down. Clare McHugh is a genius at finding new dramatic narratives in the history of Queen Victoria's tragic descendants...Each character in this glittering royal tapestry is fresh and vivid, as they navigate the complex personal dynamics that will change the course of history. Utterly addictive!"
A Traitor in Whitehall (2023)
(Evelyne Redfern / Parisian Orphan, book 1)
Julia Kelly
"Call the Midwife meets Mr. Churchill's Secretary in this riveting and atmospheric mystery set in wartime London. Readers will love the quick witted 'Parisian Orphan' Evelyne Redfern who discovers the body of a deeply disliked colleague and decides to track down her killer. As she investigates, she uncovers the dark secrets of the people keeping the secrets in Whitehall. Sharp, charming, and fast-paced, A Traitor in Whitehall marks a stellar debut for a winning and original heroine."
Last Call at the Nightingale (2022)
(Last Call at the Nightingale, book 1)
Katharine Schellman
"Original, bold, and sexy, Katharine Schellman's Jazz Age New York isn't like anything you've read before. Beautifully paced, packed with evocative detail, this delicious mystery takes you to the Nightingale, a club where people can be who they really are, but everyone has secrets. Every character is memorable, from the sharp, vivacious heroine Vivian Kelly to the mysterious and alluring Honor Huxley. Dirty doings among New York's elite, family drama, and more than one love story make for a fantastic start to a great new series."

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Award nominations
2023 Macavity Award for Best Historical Novel (nominee) : The Lindbergh Nanny
2023 Anthony Award for Best Historical Novel (nominee) : The Lindbergh Nanny
2023 Agatha Award for Best Historical Novel (nominee) : The Lindbergh Nanny

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