Welcome to the official website of the author Kate Ellis

Welcome to the official website of Kate Ellis

Kate Ellis is the author of two exciting series of crime novels, two historical novels and many short stories.

Forthcoming Events

23 Feb 2017 at 2.30pm, Kate will be speaking at Retford Library, Notts DN22 6PE

14 March at 7.00pm, Kate will be speaking at Disley Library, Cheshire

16 March 2017 at 2.00pm, Kate will be speaking at Hucknall Library, Notts NG15 7BS

4 May 2017 at 1.00pm, Kate will be speaking at Bolton Library.

18 to 21 May 2107, Kate will be attending Crimefest, Bristol, as a panellist.

9 to 11 June 2017, Kate will be speaking at Alibis In The Archives, Gladstone's Library, Church Ln, Hawarden CH5 3DF

21 June 2017, Kate will be speaking at Liverpool Noir, Waterstones, Liverpool One

13 to 15 October 2107, Kate will be speaking at Wigtown Mystery Weekend, Wigtown, Scotland

23 October 2017 at 2.00pm, Kate will be speaking at Wirral Library (venue to be confirmed)








Past Events


At the launch of "A High Mortality of Doves", Simply Books, Bramhall



With fellow Murder Squad member, Margaret Murphy, at Tickhill Library - April 2014



Dartmouth Library Murder Mystery Afternoon 2013



Blackpool Wordpool

Waterstones Southport - 1 Decemeber 2012

Kate with fellow Murder Squad members: Ann Cleeves, Margaret Murphy, Cath Staincliffe & Martin Edwards

Formby Books - 11 August 2012

Photo ©Steve Ellis

Formby Books - 15 March 2012

Kate & Martin Edwards with singer, Vicky & magician, John at an evening of "Crime & Entertainment"

Wigston Library - 18th November 2009

Kate with Dorothy & John from Leicestershire Libraries

Ellis Harris-Boulter (pictured) and his father, David, interviewed Kate for Sunflower FM

Dartmouth Library - 5th September 2006

Kate was delighted to be invited to Dartmouth's beautiful new library

Kate with librarians Maria & Liz

Waterstones Manchester - 22nd January 2003

Kate at Waterstones Manchester
Ron Ellis, Kate Ellis, Mandasue Heller, Martin Edwards and John Connelly

Marple Library - 19th June 2003

Kate at Marple Library

Ron Ellis (no relation!), Kate Ellis, and Martin Edwards