Rhys Bowen is a New York Timesand #1 Kindle best-selling Author historical mysteries. She has won the Agatha Best Novel Award and has been nominated for the Edgar Best Novel. Rhys’s titles have received rave reviews around the globe.
Her first big stand-alone thriller, "In Farleigh Field," set in World War Two at an English stately home. It won 3 awards: Agatha, MacCavity, Lefty and was nominated for the Edgar. Her second stand alone, "The Tuscan Child." has been an international bestseller all year. Her latest, "The Victory Garden" is set in WW1.
Rhys currently writes two mystery series, the atmospheric Molly Murphy novels, about a feisty Irish immigrant in 1900s New York City, and the funny and sexy Royal Spyness mysteries, about a penniless minor royal in 1930s Britain.
She was born in England and married into a family with historic royal connections. She now divides her time between California and Arizona.