When Katherine V. Forrest ’ s Amateur City was published in 1984, introducing LAPD detective Kate Delafield, it not only marked the eginning of one of mystery fiction ’ s most successful series, it also created one of he most lucrative genres in gay publishing: the lesbian mystery. With her next six Kate Delafield novels, Forrest ’ s complex and determined lesbian detective became the most celebrated figure in lesbian fiction. Alyson is proud to present the first and second Kate Delafield mysteries, back in print and ready to captivate a new generation of fans!
In Amateur City, Kate and her partner, Ed Taylor, investigate the urder of a highly placed executive, whose body was found by a coworker, a man who goes to break down Kate ’ s defence.
In addition to penning the legendary Kate Delafield mystery series,- Katherine V. Forrest has written the lesbian romantic classic Curious Wine and the science fiction ovels Wives of a Coral Dawn and Sisters of an Amber Noon. She lives in San Francisco.