Author Archives: camillabruce

YOU LET ME IN (aka. PEPPER-MAN) is out in Germany

As of today, the German edition of YOU LET ME IN is out! This is the first time a work of mine is published in a language I can’t read, which honestly feels pretty special. If you’d like to read … Continue reading

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IN THE GARDEN OF SPITE is a BUZZ BOOKS Pick!

I’m so thrilled to learn that an excerpt from IN THE GARDEN OF SPITE is included in Publisher’s Lunch BUZZ BOOKS 2020 Fall/Winter edition. Buzz Books 2020 “presents passionate readers with an insider’s look at 30 of the buzziest books … Continue reading

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IN THE GARDEN OF SPITE

I’m so very excited to share my next novel, IN THE GARDEN OF SPITE, an audacious tale of feminine rage about one of the most prolific female serial killers in American history — and the men who drove her to … Continue reading

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YOU LET ME IN is OUT in the US!

I’m so very happy to announce that YOU LET ME IN is now out in the US! You Let Me In delivers a stunning tale from debut author Camilla Bruce, combining the sinister domestic atmosphere of Gillian Flynn’s Sharp Objects … Continue reading

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YOU LET ME IN is OUT in the UK!

I am so very proud and pleased to announce that You Let Me In is out in the world! It was published in the UK this week, and will be out in the US next month. Praise for You Let … Continue reading

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YOU LET ME IN Looks Gorgeous!

Over the last few months, my twisty faerie book, YOU LET ME IN, has taken shape, both inside and out. Here are all the beautiful covers together (US, UK and Germany): You Let Me In delivers a stunning tale from debut … Continue reading

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IN THE GARDEN OF SPITE Will Be Published!

I’m SO thrilled to announce that my dark historical novel about Norwegian-American serial killer Belle Gunness has found wonderful homes with Berkley (US) and Michael Joseph (UK). I just couldn’t be happier, and can’t wait to see it become a … Continue reading

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The Lively Lady of Mære

I sometimes lament how few interesting murderesses we have in my part of the world when the truth is that I just might not know about them. I guess devious murder isn’t something people in general talk about, and that … Continue reading

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Arsenic – A Girl’s Best Friend

Nevermind the diamonds, arsenic has been a girl’s best friend for centuries. The mineral has been useful as cosmetics, fabric dye and as a component in home decorations like wallpapers, lampshades and paint. It has also proven to be gem in … Continue reading

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How To Survive a Long House in October

I still remember the moment before we left, when I was looking into my storage, thinking, “Oh, look all those sheepskins — well, I probably won’t need those. It isn’t that cold. ” Little did I know I was in … Continue reading

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