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Carole Nelson Douglas Official Site

Carole Nelson Douglas is the author of 62 novels in the mystery/thriller, romance/women’s fiction, mainstream, high and urban fantasy, and science fiction genres. Her print and e-books can be found by clicking on these sites.


Book 1

Midnight Louie Book 1

Find Carole Nelson Douglas

books on Apple iTunes

Barnes & Noble Amazon

Kobo Books-A-Million

IndieBound  Macmillan  

Simon & Schuster Powells


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 Book 2 It’s Heeere!


the third Midnight Louie mystery in eBook.

Louie backlist now available in eBook:

Cat in an Alphabet Soup, Cat in an Aqua StormCat on a Blue Monday and Cat in a Leopard Spot through Cat in a Zebra Zoot Suit. The last book, Cat in an Alphabet Endgame, is coming August 23, 2016!



Now Available!!

CAT IN A ZEBRA ZOOT SUIT, the 27th and penultimate (second to last) Midnight Louie alphabetical feline PI series. (Don’t worry! Louie is cooking up new adventures.)

Watch for the December 2015 Holiday Book Bundle 
from storybundle.com


NOW HERE, the 26th Midnight Louie mystery, CAT IN A YELLOW SPOTLIGHT, in trade paperback and ebook.



Carole’s suspense story, “Don’t Breathe” from the CAST  OF CHARACTERS anthology is a free PDF. Don’t Breathe PDF.   “I just read Carole Nelson Douglas’s free PDF story, ‘Don’t Breathe,’ and I’m breathless. This novella is a textbook for super suspenseful fiction. It’s pitch-perfect. No wonder Carole has had a long and successful career. Don’t read it at night.”-Lou Allin, author of Memories Are Murder




ORDER ONLINE:  Irene Adler fans:  A novella, THE PRIVATE WIFE OF SHERLOCK HOLMES,” is available on Kindle, Nook and other e-reading devices.  Also available in e-book from Wishlist Publishing, two different takes on Dickens’ immortal Christmas classic,  For Delilah Street fans, the NEW story collection NEON NOIR, includes all five Delilah stories, some found in ONCE UPON A MIDNIGHT NOIR, featuring Midnight Louie AND Edgar Allan Poe, is available in ebook and print. MONSTER MASH about the tragic Lon Chaney family is a Delilah ebook novella. And Louie’s Past Life Adventure in ancient Egypt, where he becomes the first “private eye”, FRUIT OF THE TOMB, is in ebook also.

Her critically acclaimed series (with blog comments at the bottom) include:

Virtual Virgin-A Delilah Street Book




 On Sale Now:

Carole with the Delilah Dump 1 2

NOMINEE and Recipient, RT BOOK Reviews magazine: Career Achievement award for Mystery

Best Amateur Sleuth award nominee for the Midnight Louie, PI, feline sleuth mysteryCAT in an ULTRAMARINE SCHEME at RT Booklovers convention, LA CA, April 6-10

GUEST OF HONOR, April 29-May-1, MALICE DOMESTIC mystery convention, Hyatt Hotel, Bethesda Maryland;  SUE GRAFTON Lifetime Guest of Honor


The Irene Adler suspense series (visit this site’s Adler page) praised in Elle‘s January 2010 issue rave review of the Robert Downey, Jr., Sherlock Holmes film!


About Carole and Midnight Louie, pp 76-77  http://trendmag2.trendoffset.com/publication/?i=25334

NEW! Cat in a Zebra Zoot Suit
NEW! Cat in a Zebra Zoot Suit

Out August 25, 2015! Cat in a Zebra Zoot Suit, Louie's 27th mystery. Pre-order at Amazon

NEW Delilah Street stories
Delilah Street on the case

Five noir urban fantasy stories featuring Celebrity Zombies like Cary Grant and the Invisible Man

Midnight Louie mystery
Midnight Louie mystery

Now in hardcover and eBook. In mass market paperback, July 1, 2014

Midnight Louie/Delilah Street
Once Upon A Midnight Noir fantasy mystery

Three mystery with a fantasy twist stories, NEW in print and e-Book!

NEW Modern Retelling
   NEW Modern Retelling

Two updated Scrooge tales with new ghosts, guilt, humor, and hope