First in an exciting new cozy mystery series!
“Delightful … You don’t have to be a cat lover to appreciate this paranormal cozy’s witty observations, entertaining dialogue, and astute characterizations.” – Publishers Weekly
I’m Clea Simon, author of the rock ‘n’ roll noir WORLD ENOUGH; the Theda Krakow, Dulcie Schwartz, Pru Marlowe, Witch Cats of Cambridge, and Blackie & Care mysteries; and also a handful of nonfiction books. Please browse around and make yourself at home. I’d love to see you at one of my events, and I’m always happy to hear your feedback.
Clea Simon writes with authority and affection about a lost world. Highly recommended.Catriona McPherson
A twisty, bittersweet trip, with just the right mix of edge and nostalgia.Joseph Finder
So vividly written and so rich and real, these characters’ collective loss of innocence feels shockingly personalCaroline Leavitt
This is a haunting carpe noctem novel, and Simon seizes the night with a firm, relentless gripAnthony DeCurtis
Recent Blog Posts
As many of my writer friends know, I've been working on a darker-than-my-usual crime novel that deals with, among other things, the aftermath of violence, the funny tricks denial can play on memory, and how a single act can permanently alter the trajectory of a...read more
I first met Nina when she was at the Boston Phoenix, and she quickly became a go-to writer. You know, the ones whose stories you read as soon as you spot the byline – no matter what the subject was, even when it was "100 Unsexiest Men." When she quit and I'd heard she...read more
By the time you read this, I'll be in Dallas. I've got two events today at Bouchercon, the World Mystery Convention, and more to come. This is a huge convention that's focused on the readers and fans (though we authors always have a blast as well), now in its 50th...read more