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Kimberly Tilley

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Kimberly Tilley is a Bay Area author who unearths true stories of forgotten crimes from the early twentieth century.

Her first book, The Poisoned Glass (2019), was an Amazon category #1 best-seller in four countries and multiple categories, including True Crime and American History.

Cold Heart (2020) is an Amazon category #1 best-seller and the true story of the unsolved murder of Ed Burdick in Buffalo, NY in 1903. After the wealthy, good-natured manufacturer was brutally slain in his own home, the citizens of Buffalo were amazed to learn the proper Ed Burdick was at the center of the most shocking scandal in the city’s history, and numerous suspects had a motive to murder him.

Kimberly is the co-founder of Pivot Discovery Career Services (

Average rating: 4.07 · 596 ratings · 73 reviews · 2 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Poisoned Glass

3.97 avg rating — 438 ratings — published 2019 — 3 editions
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4.33 avg rating — 158 ratings2 editions
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