Known for her buoyant style, eye for detail, deft hand with character, acute social observances, and abundant storytelling talents, Sue Grafton is an international bestseller with millions of readers. She is published in 28 countries and 26 languages—including Estonian, Bulgarian, and Indonesian—and has earned widespread respect as a mystery writer. Read More >
Grafton is the creator of “Kinsey Millhone,” a private investigator based in California. Ever since “Millhone’s” inception in 1982, Grafton has crafted 22 New York Times best-selling “Millhone” novels, beginning with A Is for Alibi, B Is for Burglar, and C Is for Corpse and following each successive letter of the alphabet until V Is for Vengeance.
Grafton marked her 30th anniversary with “Kinsey Millhone” by publishing Kinsey and Me: Stories, a collection of stories that reveals “Millhone’s” origins and Grafton’s past.
Patrick Anderson of The Washington Post wrote, “I've come to believe that Grafton is not only the most talented woman writing crime fiction today but also that, regardless of gender, her “Millhone” books are among the five or six best series any American has ever written.” Read Less ^