Backlist Bookshelf

With over 20 titles in print, Libby features one of her ”Backlist” novels every month or so in a short video.

Set the Night on Fire
Libby Hellmann and books


With 20 titles and over 25 short stories under her belt, Libby has been writing her way around the crime fiction genre. She has published an amateur sleuth series, a private eye thriller series, a police procedural, 5 stand-alone historical novels, and even a cozy novella. She loves listening to and telling stories.


Libby has developed several interactive workshops on the craft of writing as well as how to publish and promote. She is often invited to give keynote presentations at events and conferences – she enjoys helping others tell their stories.

Libby Hellmann speaking
Libby with headphones


Libby has hosted Second Sunday Books, a monthly interview podcast via Authors on the Air. She has also hosted a monthly streaming video show called SOLVED! She interviews crime fiction authors, historical fiction and women’s fiction authors, as well as experts in criminal law, forensics, and cybersecurity, to bring you their stories. Past shows are available on her YouTube channel and this website.