Books by Kathy Lynn Emerson
aka
Kate Emerson
Kaitlyn Dunnett
Kaitlyn Gorton

Below you will find a complete list of published books written by Kathy Lynn Emerson
Mysteries are listed first, then historical novels, romance, nonfiction, and children's books.
Unless otherwise noted, all ebook editions are also available through Amazon, Barnes and Noble, iTunes, and other ebook outlets.

Links are to the ebook outlets that pass on a greater share of the profits to the author.

Chronological Summary of Books and Stories
in the Face Down Mystery Series

"The Body in the Dovecote" (1552)

"Much Ado About Murder" (1556)

Face Down in the Marrow-Bone Pie (1559)
hardcover: St. Martin’s Press, 1997
paperback: Kensington Mystery, 2000
large print: Delphi Books, 2005
ebook: www.BelgraveHouse.com

“The Rubaiyat of Nicholas Baldwin” (1559)

Face Down Upon an Herbal (1561)
hardcover: St. Martin’s Press, 1998
paperback: Kensington Mystery, 2000
large print: Delphi Books, 2006
ebook: www.BelgraveHouse.com

“Lady Appleton and the London Man” (1562)

Face Down Among the Winchester Geese (1563)
hardcover: St. Martin’s Press, 1999
paperback: Kensington Mystery, 2001
large print: Delphi Books, 2007
ebook: www.BelgraveHouse.com

“Lady Appleton and the Cautionary Herbal” (1564)

Face Down Beneath the Eleanor Cross (1565)
hardcover: St. Martin’s Minotaur, 2000
paperback: Kensington Mystery, 2001
large print: Delphi Books, 2009
ebook: www.BelgraveHouse.com

Face Down Under the Wych Elm (1567)
hardcover: St. Martin’s Minotaur, 2000
paperback: Kensington Mystery, 2002
ebook: www.BelgraveHouse.com

Face Down Before Rebel Hooves (1569)
hardcover: St. Martin’s Minotaur, 2001
paperback: Kensington Mystery, 2003
ebook: www.BelgraveHouse.com

"The Riddle of the Woolsack" (1569)

Face Down Across the Western Sea (1571)
hardcover: St. Martin’s Minotaur, 2002
ebook: www.BelgraveHouse.com

"Lady Appleton and the Cripplegate Chrisoms" (1572)

"Lady Appleton and the Bristol Crystals" (1572)

Face Down Below the Banqueting House (1573)
trade paperback: Perseverance Press, 2005
ebook available from A Writer's Work and from www.BelgraveHouse.com

Face Down Beside St. Anne's Well (1575)
trade paperback: Perseverance Press, 2006
ebook available from A Writer's Work and from www.BelgraveHouse.com

"Encore for a Neck Verse" (1576)

"Confusions Most Monstrous" (1577)

"Death by Devil's Turnips" (1577)

Face Down O’er the Border (1577)
trade paperback: Perseverance Press, 2007
ebook available from A Writer's Work and from www.BelgraveHouse.com

"Any Means Short of Murder" (1579)

"A Wondrous Violent Motion" (1580) (December 2013 Alfred Hitchcock’s Mystery Magazine)

Forthcoming from Severn House: Murder in the Queen’s Wardrobe, a Mistress Jaffrey Mystery

            Set in 1582/3

            The first in the spin-off series featuring Rosamond, Lady Appleton’s late husband’s illegitimate daughter as the sleuth

"The Curse of the Figure Flinger" (1585)

"Lady Appleton and the Yuletide Hogglers" (1586)
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Murders and Other Confusions: The Chronicles of Susanna, Lady Appleton, Gentlewoman, Herbalist, and Sleuth
trade paperback: Crippen & Landru, 2004
ebook available from A Writer's Work and www.BelgraveHouse.com
This anthology contains most of the Face Down short stories

Crimes and Confusions (2010)
More short stories can be found in this ebook original.
Available exclusively from A Writer's Work

 

Diana Spaulding Mysteries

Deadlier than the Pen ~ set in March 1888
hardcover: Pemberley Press, 2004
ebook available at www.BelgraveHouse.com
trade paperback: Pemberley Press, 2005
large print edition: Pemberley Press, 2009

"The Kenduskeag Killer" set in Bangor, Maine in early April 1888 and featuring Dr. Ben Northcote

“The Telltale Twinkle” set in New York City in early April 1888 and featuring Diana Spaulding on her own

Both short stories are included in the original ebook, Crimes and Confusions available exclusively from A Writer's Work

Fatal as a Fallen Woman ~ set in April 1888
hardcover: Pemberley Press, 2005
trade paperback: Pemberley Press, 2006
ebook available at A Writer's Work and from www.BelgraveHouse.com

No Mortal Reason ~ set in May 1888
trade paperback: Pemberley Press, 2007
ebook available at A Writer's Work and from www.BelgraveHouse.com

Lethal Legend ~ set in June 1888
trade paperback: Pemberley Press, 2008
ebook available from A Writer's Work and from www.BelgraveHouse.com

 

Liss MacCrimmon Scottish-American Heritage Mysteries (w/a Kaitlyn Dunnett)

Kilt Dead
hardcover: Kensington, 2007
paperback: Kensington, 2008
Scone Cold Dead
hardcover: Kensington, 2008
paperback: Kensington, 2009
A Wee Christmas Homicide
hardcover: Kensington, 2009
paperback: Kensington, 2010
The Corpse Wore Tartan
hardcover: Kensington, 2010
paperback: Kensington, 2011
Scotched
hardcover: Kensington, 2011
paperback: Kensington, 2012
Bagpipes, Brides and Homicides
hardcover: Kensington, 2012

paperback: Kensington, 2013

Vampires, Bones, and Treacle Scones

hardcover: Kensington, 2013

paperback: Kensington, September 2014

Ho-Ho Homicide

hardcover: Kensington, October 2014

ebooks also available
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Secrets of the Tudor Court Series (w/a Kate Emerson) ~ non-mystery historical novels

The Pleasure Palace
trade paperback: Pocket Books, 2009
Between Two Queens
trade paperback: Pocket Books, 2010
By Royal Decree
trade paperback: Gallery Books, 2010
At the King's Pleasure
trade paperback: Gallery Books, 2012
The King's Damsel
trade paperback: Gallery Books, 2012

Royal Inheritance

trade paperback: Gallery Books, 2013

ebooks and audiobooks (from Audible.com) also available

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Other Short Stories

"The Reiving of Bonville Keep" (1400)
This short story will be found in the original ebook, Crimes and Confusions available exclusively from A Writer's Work

Romance Novels (out of print—available as ebooks at www.BelgraveHouse.com)

That Special Smile, Bantam Loveswept #913
Tried and True, Bantam Loveswept #895
Sight Unseen, Bantam Loveswept #883
(ebook title: The E-Mail Order Bride)
Relative Strangers, Bantam Loveswept #860
Sleepwalking Beauty, Bantam Loveswept #835
Separated Sisters, Silhouette Special Edition #1092 (w/a Kaitlyn Gorton)
(ebook title: Family Lies)
Love Thy Neighbor, Bantam Loveswept #825
Hearth, Home and Hope, Silhouette Special Edition #942 (w/a Kaitlyn Gorton)
(ebook title: The Rapunzel Trap)
The Green Rose, Harper Monogram, 1994
Unquiet Hearts, Harper Monogram, 1994
Firebrand, Harper Monogram, 1993
Echoes and Illusions, Harper Monogram, 1993 (reissued 1996)
Winter Tapestry, Harper Paperbacks, 1991
Cloud Castles, Silhouette Intimate Moments # 307 (w/a Kaitlyn Gorton)

 

Book Length Nonfiction

How to Write Killer Historical Mysteries: The Art and Adventure of Sleuthing Through the Past (Perseverance Press, 2008)
still in print; also available as an ebook

The Writer’s Guide to Everyday Life in Renaissance England (Writer's Digest Books, 1996)
available in a revised and enlarged ebook edition at www.BelgraveHouse.com

Wives and Daughters: The Women of Sixteenth Century England (Whitston Publishing, 1984)
This has been replaced by the revised and enlarged online version titled A Who's Who of Tudor Women ~ click here to find: Description: Description: C:\Users\Kathy Emerson\Documents\My Web Sites\Kateemersonhistoricals\httpdocs\quill2.jpg

 

Books for Children ages 8-12 (out of print)

 

The Mystery of the Missing Bagpipes, Avon Camelot, 1991
ebook available exclusively from A Writer's Work

Making Headlines: A Biography of Nellie Bly, Dillon Press, 1989
ebook available exclusively from A Writer's Work

Julia's Mending, Orchard Books, 1987
ebook available exclusively from A Writer's Work

The Mystery of Hilliard's Castle, Down East Books, 1985
ebook available exclusively from A Writer's Work

 

Young Adult Romantic Suspense (ebook only)

Someday (2001)

 

 

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last updated 7/22/14