C.S. Harris

C.S. Harris will sign and discuss the new Sebastian St. Cyr book, Why Kill The Innocent (Berkley; $26).

Candice Proctor, aka C.S. Harris and C.S. Graham, is the bestselling, award-winning author of more than a dozen novels including the Sebastian St. Cyr Regency mystery series written under the name C.S. Harris, the new C.S. Graham thriller series co-written with Steven Harris, and seven historical romances. She is also the author of a nonfiction historical study of the French Revolution. Her books are available worldwide and have been translated into over twenty different languages. 

Candice graduated Phi Beta Kappa, summa cum laude with a degree in Classics before going on to earn an MA and Ph.D. in history. A former academic, she has taught at the University of Idaho and Midwestern State University in Texas. She also worked as an archaeologist on a variety of sites including a Hudson's Bay Company Fort in San Juan Island, a Cherokee village in Tennessee, a prehistoric kill site in Victoria, Australia, and a Roman cemetery and medieval manor house in Winchester, England. Most recently, she spent many years as a partner in an international business consulting firm. 

The daughter of a career Air Force officer and university professor, Proctor loves to travel and has spent much of her life abroad. She has lived in Spain, Greece, England, France, Jordan, and Australia. She now makes her home in New Orleans, Louisiana, with her husband, retired Army officer Steve Harris, her two daughters, and an ever-expanding number of cats.  

Event date: 

Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 4:30pm

Event address: 

2342 Bissonnet St
Houston, TX 77005
Why Kill the Innocent (Sebastian St. Cyr Mystery #13) Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780399585623
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Published: Berkley - April 3rd, 2018

A brutal murder draws nobleman Sebastian St. Cyr into the tangled web of the British royal court in this gripping historical mystery from the national bestselling author of Where the Dead Lie.


Where the Dead Lie (Sebastian St. Cyr Mystery #12) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780451471208
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Published: Berkley - March 6th, 2018

"The entire series is simply elegant."--Lisa Gardner, #1 New York Times bestselling author

In the latest mystery from the national bestselling author of When Falcons Fall, the abduction and murder of a young boy takes Sebastian St. Cyr from the gritty streets of London to the glittering pleasure haunts of the aristocracy...


When Falcons Fall (Sebastian St. Cyr Mystery #11) Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780451471178
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Published: Berkley - March 7th, 2017

Sebastian St. Cyr is drawn into a murder investigation in a deceptively peaceful English village in this gripping historical mystery from the national bestselling author of Why Kill the Innocent.


Who Buries the Dead (Sebastian St. Cyr Mystery #10) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780451418128
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Published: Berkley - March 1st, 2016

The grisly murder of a West Indies slave owner and the reappearance of a dangerous enemy from Sebastian St. Cyr’s past put C. S. Harris’s “troubled but compelling antihero”* to the ultimate test in this taut, thrilling entrée in the acclaimed, national bestselling historical mystery series.
 


Why Kings Confess (Sebastian St. Cyr Mystery #9) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780451418111
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Published: Berkley - March 3rd, 2015

Regency England, January 1813: The mutilated body of a young French doctor found in an alley beside a mysterious, badly injured woman entangles Sebastian in the deadly riddle of the “Lost Dauphin,” the boy prince who disappeared during the darkest days of the French Revolution.
 


What Darkness Brings (Sebastian St. Cyr Mystery #8) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780451418180
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Published: Berkley - March 4th, 2014

In this mystery in the Sebastian St. Cyr series, the aristocratic investigator is drawn into a sordid world of greed, desperation, and the occult when the husband of his former lover is accused of murder. 


When Maidens Mourn: A Sebastian St. Cyr Mystery Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780451414229
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Published: Berkley - March 5th, 2013

Regency England, August 1812: Sebastian St. Cyr’s plans to escape the heat of London for a honeymoon with his new bride, Hero Jarvis, are shattered when the murdered body of Hero’s good friend Gabrielle Tennyson is discovered drifting in a battered boat at the site of a long-vanished castle known as Camlet Moat.


Where Shadows Dance (Sebastian St. Cyr Mystery #6) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780451233950
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Published: Berkley - March 6th, 2012

The “rich period detail [and] riveting action”* C. S. Harris delivers in her Sebastian St. Cyr mystery series reaches new heights as the aristocratic sleuth navigates dangerous political waters to bring a murderer to justice…


What Remains of Heaven: A Sebastian St. Cyr Mystery Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780451234377
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Published: Berkley - August 2nd, 2011

Sebastian St. Cyr's search for the killer of the controversial Bishop of London leads him from the back alleys of Smithfield to the power corridors of Whitehall to the well-guarded secrets of his own family's past.


Where Serpents Sleep: A Sebastian St. Cyr Mystery Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780451226655
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Published: Berkley - November 3rd, 2009

Hero Jarvis, reform-minded daughter of the Prince Regent's cousin, enlists Sebastian St. Cyr's help in investigating the brutal murders of eight prostitutes.

Following a trail of clues from London's seedy East End to the Mayfair mansions of a noble family, the two must race against time to stop a killer whose ominous plot threatens to shake the nation to its very core?


Why Mermaids Sing: A Sebastian St. Cyr Mystery Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780451225337
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Published: Berkley - October 7th, 2008

Murder has jarred London’s elite. The sons of prominent families have been found at dawn in public places, partially butchered, with strange objects stuffed in their mouths. Once again, the local magistrate turns to Sebastian St. Cyr, Viscount Devlin, for help.


When Gods Die: A Sebastian St. Cyr Mystery Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780451222558
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Published: Berkley - November 6th, 2007

The young wife of an aging marquis is found murdered in the arms of the Prince Regent. Around her neck lies a necklace said to have been worn by Druid priestesses-that is, until it was lost at sea with its last owner, Sebastian St. Cyr's mother. Now Sebastian is lured into a dangerous investigation of the marchioness's death-and his mother's uncertain fate.


What Angels Fear: A Sebastian St. Cyr Mystery Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780451219718
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Published: Berkley - October 3rd, 2006

It's 1811, and the threat of revolution haunts the upper classes of King George III's England. Then a beautiful young woman is found savagely murdered on the altar steps of an ancient church near Westminster Abbey. A dueling pistol found at the scene and the damning testimony of a witness both point to one man-Sebastian St.