Helen Ellis

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Helen Ellis is an American novelist. She is the author of two published novels, as well as several works of short fiction.

Her first novel, Eating the Cheshire Cat, is a dark comedy written in Southern Gothic fiction style. It tells the story of three girls raised in the South, and the odd, sometimes macabre tribulations they endure.

Her second novel, The Turning Book: What Curiosity Kills, is a "teen vampire" story about a 16-year-old girl from the South who is adopted into a wealthy New York City family. The book's plot include shape-shifting, teen romance, and the supernatural.

Average rating: 3.42 · 11,121 ratings · 1,957 reviews · 11 distinct worksSimilar authors
American Housewife

3.41 avg rating — 9,755 ratings — published 2016 — 16 editions
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Eating The Cheshire Cat

3.64 avg rating — 1,098 ratings — published 2000 — 5 editions
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What Curiosity Kills (The T...

3.02 avg rating — 226 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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Misadventure on a Greek Island

3.79 avg rating — 24 ratings2 editions
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Girl In A Storm

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WAR and PEACE - The Musical

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American Housewife

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Southern Lady Code

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Beauty for Ashes: Prison Mi...

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Ink Stains

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3.88 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 2011 — 3 editions
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“I fix myself a hot chocolate because it is a gateway drug to reading.”
Helen Ellis, American Housewife

“A pink razor is like a mouse, where ever it is the pussy will follow.”
Helen Ellis, Eating The Cheshire Cat

“You've got to have brains to play dumb.”
Helen Ellis, American Housewife

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