Jeri Westerson

Jeri Westerson

Los Angeles native Jeri Westerson is the author of eleven Crispin Guest Medieval Noir novels, a series nominated for 13 national awards from the Agatha to the Shamus. Her first in the series, Veil of Lies was named Editor’s Choice by the Historical Novel Society Review; her third The Demon’s Parchment received a coveted starred review by Library Journal; and her sixth, Shadow of the Alchemist, was named Best of 2013 by Suspense Magazine. Also in 2013, her fifth novel Blood Lance was named one of the “Ten Hot Crime Novels for Colder Days” by Kirkus Reviews.

For her debut paranormal romance series, Booke of the Hidden, Jeri was invited as a paneled author to the fan convention DragonCon, and the book was a finalist for RT Magazine’s Seal of Excellence Award. Publishers Weekly said of it, “Readers sad about the ending of Charlaine Harris’s Midnight, Texas trilogy will find some consolation in Moody Bog.” The second in the series, Deadly Rising, was released in 2018. Her third, Shadows in the Mist was released in May 2019, and the last in the series, The Darkest Gateway, will release in October 2019.

Jeri was featured on two local NPR shows, ‘My Awesome Empire” and “KVCR-Arts.” She has served as president for two terms for the Southern California Chapter of Mystery Writers of America, as vice president for the Los Angeles Chapter of Sisters in Crime, and twice president of the Orange County Chapter of Sisters in Crime. She frequently guest lectures on medieval history at local colleges and museums, and lives in southern California with her home-brewing husband, a complacent desert tortoise, and 40,000 bees.


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Edited: Seregil of Rhiminee May 24, 2019
Book Covers
Veil of Lies (Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #1)
Serpent in the Thorns (Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #2)
The Demon's Parchment (Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #3)
Troubled Bones (Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #4)
Blood Lance (Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #5)
Shadow of the Alchemist (Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #6)
Cup of Blood (Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #7)
The Silence of Stones (Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #8)
A Maiden Weeping (Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #9)
Booke of the Hidden (Booke of the Hidden #1)
Season of Blood (Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #10)
The Deepest Grave (Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #11)
Deadly Rising (Booke of the Hidden #2)
Traitor's Codex (Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #12)
Shadows in the Mist (Booke of the Hidden #3)
The Darkest Gateway (Booke of the Hidden #4)

Speculative Fiction Novels (4)

(Booke of the Hidden #4)
2019 | fantasy > urban fantasy
(Booke of the Hidden #3)
2019 | fantasy > urban fantasy
(Booke of the Hidden #2)
2018 | fantasy > urban fantasy
(Booke of the Hidden #1)
2017 | fantasy > urban fantasy

Others non-spefi books (12)

(Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #12)
2019 | history, mystery
(Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #11)
2018 | history, mystery
(Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #10)
2017 | history, mystery
(Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #9)
2016 | history, mystery
(Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #8)
2016 | history, mystery
(Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #7)
2014 | history, mystery
(Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #6)
2013 | history, mystery
(Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #5)
2012 | history, mystery
(Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #4)
2011 | history, mystery
(Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #3)
2010 | history, mystery
(Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #2)
2009 | history, mystery
(Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #1)
2008 | history, mystery