AT THE RIVER is available! Mercy and Truman are back!

on October 19, 2023

Twenty years ago, five teenage campers disappeared. Two eventually turned up, bound and left for dead on the Columbia River’s rocky shore. Only Devin Bonner miraculously survived, but with no memories of what happened in the Oregon forest. After decades, the cold case generates heat for FBI Special Agent Mercy Kilpatrick and her husband, Police…

THE FIRST DEATH is now available!

on April 5, 2023

Remember Rowan Wolff and her search dog, Thor, from A MERCIFUL PROMISE when she tracks a missing Mercy in the snowy mountains?  Rowan is the star of THE FIRST DEATH along with Detective Evan Bolton, a close friend of Mercy’s and Truman’s.

IN THE PINES released August 16th!

on December 30, 2021

IN THE PINES features Mercy Kilpatrick and Truman Daly. THE FIRST DEATH will feature Evan Bolton from the Mercy Kilpatrick series.  

THE SILENCE releases Aug 25, 2020

on January 3, 2020

THE SILENCE, book two in the Columbia River series, is available for here. IN THE PINES, book three, is available for preorder here.

The Last Sister Blog Tour / Release Day January 14

on January 3, 2020

THE LAST SISTER 2020 Blog Tour Schedule #TheLastSister #KendraElliot Week One: Tuesday, January 14 — Book Reviews & More by Kathy Wednesday, January 15 — Stephanie’s Book Reports Thursday, January 16 — The Book Decoder Friday, January 17 — Caffeinated Book Reviewer   Week Two: Monday, January 20 — Reading Between the Wines Book Club Tuesday, January 21 — Mystery Playground Wednesday, January…

A MERCIFUL PROMISE is available and look what’s next!

on June 18, 2019

Look what’s next! THE LAST SISTER is the first book in a new series and starts with FBI Special Agent Zander Wells from the Callahan and McLane series. Readers begged me for a book about him, and I finally did it. The book will be out in January. Order A MERCIFUL PROMISE here and preorder…

A MERCIFUL PROMISE will release in June

on February 8, 2019

Mercy’s last novel will be available on June 18, 2019. Yes, I’m sad too. I’ve loved writing her stories, but I expect to see her or a secondary Mercy character to pop up for a cameo in a future book. I love adding those to my current work and from what I hear from my…


on January 8, 2019

Many of my Kindle books are $1.99 for the month of January. Browse on Amazon here. AND HERE ARE THE NEXT BOOKS IN THE MERCY KILPATRICK SERIES! A MERCIFUL FATE released January 15, 2019 and was #2 on The Wall Street Journal’s best seller list! The last book in the series, A MERCIFUL PROMISE, is…

A MERCIFUL DEATH TV option sold to WBTV!

on June 12, 2018

It’s taken ten months. I knew last August that Warner Bros. TV and Ellen Degeneres’s A Very Good Production wanted to option my Mercy series for TV. After countless rounds of contract revisions, it was announced today: Wall Street Journal bestselling author Kendra Elliot‘s A MERCIFUL DEATH, about an FBI Special Agent and secret prepper who chases…