Books by Stephen Kelly

THE WAGES OF DESIRE by Stephen Kelly
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 15, 2016

"Kelly adds something perversely novel, and potentially divisive, to the decorous conventions of his golden-age models: abrupt shifts in point of view, sometimes within a single scene, between characters who seem right out of Agatha Christie and those with considerably darker doings on their minds."
This second round of crime and detection in a homefront English village for DCI Thomas Lamb and a crew that now includes his daughter is mostly retro but with some disconcerting additions. Read full book review >
THE LANGUAGE OF THE DEAD by Stephen Kelly
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: April 15, 2015

"Perhaps too many subplots for Kelly to knit together with complete success but by no means too many to keep readers absorbed to the end."
Bombing runs by the Luftwaffe are only the most obvious sign of lethal conflict in journalist Kelly's fine-grained first novel. Read full book review >