Shelly Reuben

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General Information

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Name: Shelly Reuben

Pen Name: None

Born: 1945 in Chicago, Illinois





Illinois Connection

Reuben was born in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

The ideas for many of Shelly Reuben's books come from the cases she investigates as a licensed private detective and certified fire investigator. Shelly also writes two newspaper columns and regularly contributes to The Forensic Examiner. She currently resides in New York City.

Published Works

  • Julian Solo, Dodd, 1988
  • Origin and Cause, Scribner`s, 1994
  • Spent Matches, Scribner`s, 1996
  • Come Home, Love Dad, Bernard Street Books, 2000
  • Weeping, Justin Charles & Co., 2004
  • Tabula Rasa, Harcourt, Inc., 2005
  • The Skirt Man, Harcourt, Inc, 2006
  • The Man with the Glass Heart, Bernard Street Books, 2012
  • The Boys of Sabbath Street, Bernard Street Books, 2014

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Julian Solo

ISBN: 0966286804
Release Date: 1988-12-01

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Origin & Cause

ISBN: 0786123109
Release Date: 2003-08

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Come Home, Love Dad

ISBN: 0966286812
Release Date: 2000-11-01

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The Skirt Man

ISBN: 0786148748
Release Date: 2006-10-01

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The Man with the Glass Heart

ISBN: 098841810X
Release Date: 2012-12-01

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The Boys of Sabbath Street

ISBN: 0988418126
Release Date: 2014-02-14

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Literary Awards

Julian Solo nominated by the Mystery Writers of America for an Edgar Award (best first novel) and by the Libertarian Futurist Society for a Prometheus Award in 1988

Origin & Cause was nominated for a Falcon Award by the Maltese Falcon Society of Japan

The Man With the Glass Heart, was a Freedom Book Club selection.

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

External Links

Shelly Reuben on WorldCat

Shelly Reuben on Amazon


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