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mary_russell @mary_russell Oxford and Eastbourne, UK

Theologian, detective. My 15th memoir, Island of the Mad, was released in 2018. Sample the first memoir, THE BEEKEEPER'S APPRENTICE, https://t.co/NdU0Y1pBor

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I'll be at the Santa Cruz Public Library at 6:30 pm on Thursday, October 24, for Mystery Week, moderated by the fab… https://t.co/vjmfV8V0kT
Retweeted by mary_russellSabine Baring-Gould was a unique individual. https://t.co/v12xXlBYwjFOR THE SAKE OF THE GAME: https://t.co/FFejJsHCT9 #SherlockHolmes @LaurieRKing https://t.co/YXPrnBkEhZ
Retweeted by mary_russellVenice and St Marks play a role in my latest memoir, The Island of the Mad. https://t.co/CWPmiE5AkcDrop into the Weston Library today for the launch of @Oxford_IF. Featuring a range of talks, exhibits and the innov… https://t.co/EVZwyBlrxe
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10/18
2019
Holmes offered his notes when the idea of doing a short story from his POV. He thought that best so we didn't make… https://t.co/r6Hp9jFAVu**My blushes** You are too kind. https://t.co/F6zgmtVFNpI can relate having spent a very cold wet night out on Dartmoor. "The rain poured down and the gorge was sporadical… https://t.co/mBBd7bPtzh#Beginnings Kate Martinelli is back in a new novella. The Martinelli novels have won the Edgar, Creasey, and Lambda… https://t.co/kuefJPMkkz
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10/17
2019
The pleasure is all mine. https://t.co/Uo3xPjzPKY**My blushes** https://t.co/mRA7IOWg68Librarians always have a recommendation. I'm pleased my memoirs are listed. https://t.co/MKy5PrAGmgHow kind of you to recommend my first memoir. Thank you. https://t.co/fnJbfRZVV6Not part of my memoirs. Ms King wrote this for her own enjoyment. https://t.co/67YoDGwC0dThere are just a handful of tickets left for our Coffee Houses of Istanbul talk this Friday! Join Professor Mehmet… https://t.co/Of9tx8cOpa
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10/16
2019
Mystery Week 2019 - San Francisco, "Noir at the Bar," Sat., Oct. 19, Ambrosia Bar, 853 Valencia Street, SF, 6:30 pm… https://t.co/4hNHCoFUzX
Retweeted by mary_russellBEEKEEPERS APPRENTICE I was fifteen when I first met Sherlock Holmes, fifteen years old with my nose in a book as I… https://t.co/AhsTnZoBZX
Retweeted by mary_russell**My blushes** I am always humbled (or as humble as I'm capable) when readers say they read my memoirs multiple tim… https://t.co/5tmxVzApILAmazing. https://t.co/UnfOfwEs6cThey are essentially the same things. https://t.co/O0ayGpAQfE
10/15
2019
And to everyone we wish a good week.To all celebrating Sukkot, Chag Sameach.Holmes and I wish all my Canadian readers a Happy Thanksgiving.
10/14
2019
Look who stopped by and signed copies of her brand new book, Beginnings! We're super excited that @LaurieRKing has… https://t.co/kieUTrbbb7
Retweeted by mary_russellMs King has posted a new blog about independent books stores here: https://t.co/5XPkayijpYAre you signed up to receive Ms King's blogs via e-mail? If not you can do that here: https://t.co/Xec0PcC7RY
10/13
2019
Not at all. The honey for the season has been collected and enough left in the hive to sustain the bees through the… https://t.co/v19QyhQnByJoin Ms King at "Noir at the Bar" next Saturday. https://t.co/lC3zh8oCxhWe are having a very wet autumn. It is hard on Holmes' bees.**My blushes** https://t.co/4l4h8KxFN4
10/12
2019
You are kind. Thank you. https://t.co/4kgDDU0eOuThank you, I am pleased you enjoyed reading of our outre wedding. https://t.co/wqNQYkV2POJust two weeks until Ashmolean After Hours! Mount Vesuvius is thought to have begun erupting in late October AD 79.… https://t.co/es43pMhsLx
Retweeted by mary_russellThis is interesting. https://t.co/JqDPOiW0lr
10/11
2019
Ah, delightful. I'm sure you will enjoy it. https://t.co/TBZI6PH2D8Ms King and I are in total agreement regarding books such as Tender is the Night. https://t.co/tJSG9l1fGIE-material is very helpful and easily accessible but at times a researcher or scholar needs to hold a piece of the… https://t.co/LMgJAyKnAFHappy Birthday https://t.co/V4Rzx8vOJi
10/10
2019
True, but he didn't escape and was asphyxiated by the ash. https://t.co/7JrhSZOEWXAs a lover of maps, this is wonderful. https://t.co/XfAZLb9HzfFacinating. https://t.co/yShUpHlPmZVery informative. https://t.co/vavd3eKW1E
10/9
2019
May all have an easy fast. https://t.co/F1LTksJBE6Happy National Libraries Week to my favourite library. https://t.co/PuVUaGmVI8Isn't that exquisite! https://t.co/OonzPySAteBEEKEEPERS APPRENTICE I was fifteen when I first met Sherlock Holmes, fifteen years old with my nose in a book as I… https://t.co/K8xgx4gx1X
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10/8
2019
Thank you. I am pleased with Ms Sterlin's performance of my memoirs. https://t.co/TSM4ateOPqI recently came across this photograph of the Sussex Downs, near where I first met Holmes and nearly stepped on him. https://t.co/96JxhpPpYPFOR THE SAKE OF THE GAME: https://t.co/FFejJsHCT9 #SherlockHolmes @LaurieRKing https://t.co/HHq7nl9lL3
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10/7
2019
I can only agree with you, but Holmes only laughed, he prefers anonymity. https://t.co/HbUPuET48D#ISLANDOFTHEMAD is now out in paperback! https://t.co/9V5e3Gaw1C #MaryRussell #SherlockHolmes https://t.co/1HRj39gpvP
Retweeted by mary_russell"A purported Conan Doyle story," my goodness. Nothing but some case notes left in my Pacific Height's home by Holme… https://t.co/YfY4UdLqZ4
10/6
2019
Noir at the bar! San Francisco, Sat/Oct 19/6:30pm. I'll be reading from one of my novels @AmnesiaBar with… https://t.co/6b5MIme8PF
Retweeted by mary_russell**My blushes** A lovely recommendation for both of us. https://t.co/PEyZsAcb5ICome join me, @LaurieRKing, @maryfelizauthor, Katherine Bolger Hyde, and @SandraBalzo at the Santa Cruz Library for… https://t.co/99Itlgykx5
Retweeted by mary_russellJust the thing to occupy my husband. https://t.co/lk570BwP0V
10/5
2019
And a self-proclaimed witch. https://t.co/BZXd9MJ91zMs King thought it was. I'm a bit miffed they missed the correct answer. https://t.co/ciBds8OjDMEven I have visited The Poisoned Pen (a short story was written by Ms King). Happy birthday, Poisoned Pen. https://t.co/PiOESdERFeCharming, and it brings to mind a hedgehog I once met who gave me a clue to a case. The animal was called Tiggy. https://t.co/MqegKRZJqz
10/4
2019
Ms King was quite chuffed over this Jeopardy clue, but I can't imagine why it was answered incorrectly. What part o… https://t.co/L7Rkv2KPZOA chance to meet Ms King and other authors. https://t.co/5ep9HxWtr0My favourite of Ms King's Martinelli series. Brother Erasmus is unique and writing him quite a challenge. https://t.co/5D90fpkOPSNo I was just acknowledging your tweet about BEEK. Your thread of tweets to me are lovely. It is a pleasure to know… https://t.co/OGRRgarswm
10/3
2019
Ms King says it should be available in an e-edition on Amazon and Barnes and Noble soon. https://t.co/oofz7dTLpHI don't know if Ms King found this amusing, but I did. https://t.co/Bt3PMyRpSpThank you, I'm pleased you enjoyed my second memoir. https://t.co/IOWNGMIfL4The readers of Ms King's Martinelli series have been waiting for this. https://t.co/0TmTRIV74uI do hope you enjoyed my memoirs.An article regarding Mary of Magdala which I found interesting. https://t.co/eZA9NFwte8
10/2
2019
You can now have a copy of the new Kate Martinelli novella. Ms King's blog gives details: https://t.co/iNhMCFnVwsThis month Ms King's Virtual Book Club is reading and discussing Abir Mukherjee’s “A Rising Man.” Join the discussi… https://t.co/7f4hOpCuDuMrs Hudson has made some lovely round challah loaves which we have eaten with honey from Holmes' bees. Also apples… https://t.co/tC8cagTsYJA strong cup of coffee can be a glorious thing. https://t.co/RhTcmTvkOUWhen I am in Sussex, it is very helpful, but there are times handling the source material is preferable. https://t.co/bB32GcHgvH
10/1
2019
And the same to you. https://t.co/Gq6CK01vu4Whether you observe or not Holmes and I wish all a good and sweet new year.Discovering the Bodleian Libraries’ incredible collection of archives and manuscripts is now faster and simpler tha… https://t.co/BmfxjatQm5
Retweeted by mary_russellBeautiful. https://t.co/Y62YZs99VjMs King has a new blog with Information on the Martinelli giveaway. https://t.co/0LmaCjIiet
Retweeted by mary_russellI told Holmes not to leave his case notes in my Pacific Heights home. Ms King took them an wrote a novel around wha… https://t.co/GwoTlnEfC6
9/30
2019
Rosh Hashanah begins at sundown this evening. Shanah tovah um'tukah, happy new year.Thank you. I do hope you will continue to read my memoirs and enjoy them all. https://t.co/OutEhjHKqnHere's a video our MWA NorCal President, Laurie R. King, put together for MWA Mystery Week 2019. https://t.co/LvqZM4ypA9
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9/29
2019
It has been unusually wet of late. Holmes is having the devil of a time getting his bees ready for winter.You can order a signed copy of the new Kate Martinelli novella from the Poisoned Pen Bookstore here:… https://t.co/RaEe8coguY
9/28
2019
Ms King has a new blog with Information on the Martinelli giveaway. https://t.co/0LmaCjIiet**My blushes** https://t.co/q2zuiImNqJHardly wonky, but rather delightfully eccentric and asymmetrical. https://t.co/VIAQ8fss95FOR THE SAKE OF THE GAME: https://t.co/FFejJsHCT9 #SherlockHolmes @LaurieRKing https://t.co/WYnIX6XmEi
Retweeted by mary_russellAn interesting choice. Her "Holmes" would have to be very tall indeed. I am 5' 11" and Holmes is over 6 feet. https://t.co/Hcf1Gx7u8U
9/27
2019
If your book club has any questions about my first memoir, they can be addressed to me here. https://t.co/BmEtrX6cKyI am pleased you enjoyed my first memoir. https://t.co/e0ZOThTkYnA MONSTROUS REGIMENT OF WOMEN: https://t.co/F7RXFJFIQK “I read Laurie R. King because I am in love with Mary Russel… https://t.co/pulxQ2ee1i
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9/26
2019
Pub date for BEGINNINGS with Homicide Detective Kate Martinelli is Oct. 1! For pre-order information and more news… https://t.co/BNSfcmA2Tf
Retweeted by mary_russellMs King's new Kate Martinelli novella. https://t.co/9bxHX40J97Holmes and I became quite attached to that pheasant. https://t.co/WeajW5Kpd4BEEKEEPERS APPRENTICE I was fifteen when I first met Sherlock Holmes, fifteen years old with my nose in a book as I… https://t.co/vkPml4StSQ
Retweeted by mary_russellI'm pleased you enjoyed my first memoir. https://t.co/e0ZOTiaVPVPoveglia had a unique population. https://t.co/7WtmkxCDw2
9/25
2019

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