Author Archive: Kelly Oliver

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Tackling Contemporary Social Issues in Fiction

Tackling Contemporary Social Issues in Fiction

  In addition to page-turning entertainment, my novels take on ripped-from-the-headlines women’s issues.  My first novel, Wolf: A Jessica James Mystery, deals with the timely issue of party rape on campus, while the second, Coyote takes on the human trafficking on Indian Reservations that comes along with hydraulic fracturing (Fracking). And the third, F.O.X. features […]

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Dealing With Serous Issues with Humor and Wit

Dealing With Serous Issues with Humor and Wit

A couple of years ago, I was pitching my first novel, WOLF (KAOS press June 2016), in New York City, and when I told a group of young women authors about the subplot and themes of date rape, party rape, and rape drugs, and I said it was a humorous mystery, some of them were […]

September 9, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More