A life-long librarian and local author, Eleanor Kuhns is the 2011 winner of the Mystery Writers of America/Minotaur First Crime novel competition for A Simple Murder. Eleanor has gone on to write many more Will Rees historical mysteries. Many are set against the Shaker community.
Eleanor will talk about her latest book in the Will Rees series, Simply Dead (Will Rees #7, released in August 2018) and her inspiration for writing the series set in the Shaker community.
The next book in the series, A Circle of Dead Girls (Will Rees #9) will be released in March, 2020.