Bharti Kirchner

Late 2017 APPEARANCES ("Season of Sacrifice: A Maya Mallick Mystery")

September 20, Elliott Bay Bookstore Reading, 7 p.m.

October 10, University Bookstore Reading, 7 p.m.

October 12, Noir at the Bar Reading at Sorrento Hotel, 7-9 p.m.

Nov 18, Holiday Book-signing with S7W


San Francisco Writer' Conference - February 2018

Media Room

Listen and view Bharti Kirchner as she speaks about her work (at Bellevue Public Library auditorium). /BsWqsqc2Nb4" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen>


Read an Authornomics interview with Bharti Kirchner, exploring her writing process, and her views on writing

Selected Works

Published in September 2017. First in the series, set in Seattle, it tells the story of a young, brilliant, dedicated scientist who dies in a violent street protest, leaving behind her questions for a new sleuth to solve. “Readers will look forward to seeing more of the astute Maya.” (Publisher’s Weekly)
Released in 2016. Set in 17-Century India, the story of a village girl who becomes one of the most prominent women in India.
"Engrossing," The Seattle Times . Click
Sweeping family saga, about forbidden love and family honor (Sensual...suspenseful, Kirkus Reviews)
Sharmila, an American woman, travels to India for an arranged marriage. ("Smart, swift, and funny" -- Kirkus Reviews)
A spirited woman takes a fascinating journey of self-discovery (Finely crafted - Publisher’s Weekly)
A talented pastry chef rediscovers her love for life. (Witty. sensitive, elegant .. San Francisco Chronicle)