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

1 Sept 2022 - Kate will present a murder mystery at Ellesmere Port Library CH65 0BG. Tel: 0151 337 4584


Kate will be taking part in The International Agatha Christie Festival, Torquay - details as below:

11 Sept 2022 - Kate will be in conversation with Robert Goddard, 5 - 6pm

12 Sept 2022 - Kate will present her murder mystery "Death at the Dig" at Paignton Library, 2pm

12 Sept 2022 - Kate will present her murder mystery "The Case of the Late Cook" at Brixham Library, 4pm

For details of all IACF events and to book tickets, please click the link above


























Past Events

 At Bury Library with Fiona and Tony the Book

bury librarys


At Bolton Library with Melanie and Tony the Book

bolton librarys


At Disley Library with staff Pam, Sally & Eileen




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