Pen Name: None
Born: 1949 in Chicago, Illinois
Wings was born and raised in Chicago. She studied at Shimer College when it was in Mount Carroll.
Biographical and Professional Information
Mary Wings is an author, artist and musician. She is best known for her series of detective novels featuring lesbian heroine Emma Victor.
Born Mary Geller, she adopted the name, Mary Wings, in 1972. In 1973, Wings made history by releasing Come Out Comix, the first lesbian underground comic book.
Wings has also contributed to two anthologies, Murder for Mother and Vengeance is Hers. She currently lives in San Francisco, California.
- Divine Victim, Plume, 1993
Emma Victor Series
- She Came Too Late, Crossing Press, 1986
- She Came in a Flash, New American Library, 1988
- She Came by the Book, Berkley, 1996
- She Came to the Castro, Berkley, 1997
- She Came in Drag, Berkley, 1999
Titles at Your Library
Release Date: 1994-10-01
She Came Too Late
Release Date: 1986
She Came in a Flash (Plume)
Release Date: 1990-03-30
She Came by the Book
Release Date: 1996-03-01
She Came to the Castro
Release Date: 1997-04-01
- Lambda Literary Award for Lesbian Mystery, 1993
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
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