Roslyn Reid

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Roslyn Reid

About Me

Amazon best-selling and international award-winning author Roslyn Reid's first mystery, "A Scandal at Crystalline," debuted to almost a dozen five-star reviews on Amazon. It reveals the sinister side of raku pottery and kicks off a series of quirky mysteries set in Maine, featuring Black private detective James Early and his teenage son Tikki. "The Spiricom," the second book in the Early Mystery series, was published in September 2021 and won the 2021 N.N. Light Book Award for Paranormal Mystery and the Wishing Shelf Red Ribbon Award. Both books are available on Amazon, and "Scandal" can be ordered from your favorite bookstore.

Reid lives with her Great Pyrenees and husband in Downeast Maine, where she gardens, lifts weights, and hikes. A former model, she contributed to Llewellyn's annual almanacs for several decades and has written for a few of the local newspapers. She is a platinum member of the Author's Guild and you can follow her on LinkedIn, Instagram (@realroslynreid), BookBub and Twitter.


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Member Since Feb 2021
Profession author
Country United States
Born 21 January
Genre Crime Fiction, Mystery, Supernatural Suspense, African American Interest

Roslyn Reid Books

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"You have not come this far to only come this far." Roslyn Reid
“In the driest whitest stretch of pain’s infinite desert, I lost my sanity and found this rose.” — Rumi Roslyn Reid