Dead Man’s Detective

A disabled army witch tracks her friend’s killer through the world of vampires and witches, all while struggling to reconnect with her family, and, maybe, finally restart her love life.

Enjoy the start of a steamy new series with sexy vampires, a bad ass witch detective, and a lovable frustrating family.  Read a sample or buy on Amazon.



Urban fantasy featuring strong heroines, their wonderful friends, and sexy heroes. Murder mysteries and police procedurals with ghosts and demons. Supernatural stories where sexy meets scary.

Rachel Graves writes detective stories with a spooky or sexy twist (sometimes both!). Click on the books above to learn more about her published works.A member of Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, Rachel uses research skills honed while getting a graduate degree in psychology, to create diverse magical worlds. A devout fan of Halloween, Rachel has lived in a cursed town and taken far too many ghost tours.


What I’m working on:

  • Final Edits for Hollywood Dead, the second book in the Elisabeth Hicks, Witch Detective series.
  • Finishing the rough draft of Missing, Suspected Dead, the third book for Elisabeth Hicks, Witch Detective series.