Valerie Wilson Wesley





Valerie Wilson Wesley

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November 22, 1947

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Valerie Wilson Wesley is an African-American author of mysteries, adult-theme novels, and children's books,[1] and a former executive editor of Essence magazine. She is the author of the Tamara Hayle mystery series. Her writings, both fiction and non-fiction, have also appeared in numerous publications, including Essence, Family Circle, TV Guide, Ms., The New York Times, and the Swiss weekly magazine Die Weltwoche.


Average rating: 3.98 · 3,349 ratings · 145 reviews · 34 distinct works · Similar authors
Ain't Nobody's Business If ...
4.03 of 5 stars 4.03 avg rating — 847 ratings — published 1999 — 5 editions
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When Death Comes Stealing (...
3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 519 ratings — published 1994 — 8 editions
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Devil's Gonna Get Him (Tama...
4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 296 ratings — published 1995 — 6 editions
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Where Evil Sleeps (Tamara H...
3.96 of 5 stars 3.96 avg rating — 249 ratings — published 1996 — 4 editions
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No Hiding Place (Tamara Hay...
4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 235 ratings — published 2012 — 8 editions
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Easier to Kill (Tamara Hayl...
4.01 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 209 ratings — published 1998 — 7 editions
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Dying in the Dark (Tamara H...
3.92 of 5 stars 3.92 avg rating — 184 ratings — published 2004 — 8 editions
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The Devil Riding (Tamara Ha...
4.05 of 5 stars 4.05 avg rating — 171 ratings — published 2000 — 5 editions
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Playing My Mother's Blues
3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 213 ratings — published 2005 — 7 editions
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Of Blood and Sorrow (Tamara...
3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 143 ratings — published 2008 — 10 editions
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