Shelley Noble's picture

Shelley Noble

USA flag

A pseudonym used by Shelley Freydont

Shelley Noble is a multi published fiction author whose books have been translated into seven languages. She writes womens fiction as Shelley Noble and is also the author of several amateur sleuth mystery series, written as Shelley Freydont.

A former professional dancer and choreographer, she most recently worked on the films, Mona Lisa Smile and The Game Plan. She also consults on various dance and theatre projects, most recently the world premiere of a full length Tom Sawyer ballet commissioned by Kansas City Ballet.

Shelley is a member of Sisters-in-Crime, Mystery Writers of America, Romance Writers of America, and Liberty States Fiction Writers.

She lives near the New Jersey shore. In her spare time she loves to discover new beaches and indulge her passion for lighthouses and boardwalks with vintage carousels.

Genres: Historical Mystery, General Fiction, Romance
Shelley Noble recommends
Mystic Summer (2016)
Hannah McKinnon
"Sometimes sweet, sometimes tart, Mystic Summer is a refreshing story about the choices we make and the choices sometimes made for us."
The Secret Ingredient of Wishes (2016)
Susan Bishop Crispell
"A romantic confection of pies, wishes, and a spoonful of magic. A delectable read."
Before I Knew (2017)
(Cabots, book 1)
Jamie Beck
"Before I Knew kept me totally enthralled as two compassionate, relatable characters, each in search of forgiveness and fulfillment, turn a recipe for heartache into a story of love, hope, and some really good menus!"
This Side of Murder (2017)
(Verity Kent, book 1)
Anna Lee Huber
"I loved This Side of Murder, a richly textured mystery filled with period detail and social mores, whose plot twists and character revelations kept me up way past my bedtime. Can't wait for the next Verity Kent adventure!"
Next Year in Havana (2018)
(Cuba Saga, book 1)
Chanel Cleeton
"An evocative, passionate story of family loyalty and forbidden love that moves seamlessly between the past and present of Cuba’s turbulent history...Next Year in Havana kept me enthralled and savoring every word."
Carousel Beach (2018)
Orly Konig
"Konig's writing is captivating from the beginning to the end."
Life On the Leash (2018)
Victoria Schade
"Even cat lovers will get wrapped up in this delightful story of girl, girl's best friend, girl's best girlfriends and a couple of guys. Cora's canines in training will steal your heart. I couldn't wait to see what happened next!"
Poppy Redfern and the Midnight Murders (2019)
(Air Warden Mystery, book 1)
Tessa Arlen
"This engaging mystery introduces an intrepid new sleuth in Poppy Redfern and draws us into the lives of a small English village, upturned by war and the unexplained murders of two young women. I was enamored by the story and the residents of Little Buffenden from first page to last. Three cheers for Poppy!"
Her Perfect Life (2020)
Rebecca Taylor
"A compelling debut novel of two sisters and how their ties to each other irrevocably change the lives of those they love. I couldn't put it down!"
The Truth and Other Hidden Things (2021)
Lea Geller
"A brave, bold, laugh-out-loud, heartwarming, nail-biting story of family life in these uncertain times. Bells Walker is so relatable, I wanted to yell advice to her as I read. A pure delight."
Talk Bookish to Me (2021)
Kate Bromley
"An engaging romp of a story about what happens when a romance writer uses her novel’s checkpoints to win back her first love and her life becomes stranger and better than fiction."
An Indiscrete Princess (2022)
Georgie Blalock
"A royal princess determined to create a hidden love, and a demanding queen who vows to keep her in her place - I couldn't turn the pages fast enough. Rich in period detail, An Indiscreet Princess is a beguiling story of duty, power, and a young princess's passion for art and love. A thoroughly engaging read."

Visitors also looked at these authors

About Fantastic Fiction       Information for Authors