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Sabaa Tahir


Sabaa Tahir grew up in California’s Mojave Desert at her family’s eighteen-room motel. There, she spent her time devouring fantasy novels, raiding her brother’s comic book stash, and playing guitar badly. She began writing An Ember in the Ashes while working nights as a newspaper editor. She likes thunderous indie rock, garish socks, and all things nerd. Sabaa currently lives …

September 8, 2017


Trina St. John/Lara Adrian


Tina St. John (born 1966 in Michigan, United States), is an award-winning author of historical and paranormal romance novels. As Tina St. John she wrote seven Romances, and under the pseudonym Lara Adrian she currently writes the New York Times and #1 internationally bestselling Midnight Breed vampire series of parnanormal romances, published by Random House Books. Author Of : Mysteryave …

August 22, 2017


Angela Ackerman


Angela is an international speaker and bestselling author who loves to travel, teach, empower writers, and pay-it-forward. She also enjoys dreaming up new tools and resources for One Stop For Writers, a library built to help writers elevate their storytelling. Author Of : Emotion Amplifiers Genre : Fiction Angela is an international speaker and bestselling author who loves to travel, …


Evan Asher


Though I’ve punched a clock, like most people, I’ve also carved out time to huddle over my keyboard and put my ideas into words. Since hormones began turning me from a boy to a man, I’ve been in love with love. I freely admit it. It fascinates me at every stage: from that first loaded gaze, through the courting dance, …


Luana Ehrlich


Luana Ehrlich is a freelance writer, minister’s wife, and former missionary with a passion for spy thrillers and mystery novels. She began her series of Titus Ray novels when her husband retired from the pastorate. Now, she writes from an undisclosed location, trying to avoid the torture of mundane housework and golf stories. However, she occasionally comes out of hiding …


Margaret Locke


Margaret Locke writes romance that makes you laugh, makes you Mysteryy, and makes you think. Because love matters. Author Of : A Man of Character Genre : Romance Margaret Locke writes romance that makes you laugh, makes you Mysteryy, and makes you think. Because love matters.


Clive S. Johnson


Clive was born in the mid-1950s in Bradford, in what was then the West Riding of the English county of Yorkshire. Mid-way through the 1970s he found himself lured away by the bright lights of Manchester to attend Salford University. In addition to getting a degree in electronics, he also had the good fortune of meeting Maureen (Kit) Medley – …


Larry Witham


Larry Witham is author of more than twelve books, including By Design: Science and the Sea; Art Schooled; and Picasso and the Chess Player. He lives the Maryland suburbs of Washington, DC . Author Of : Dark Blossom Genre : Thriller Larry Witham is author of more than twelve books, including By Design: Science and the Sea; Art Schooled; and …


Nadir Nanji


Nadir Nanji is the author of Native Lands, The Latymer Verses, The Tippawan Verses. Author Of : Native Lands Genre : Fiction Nadir Nanji is the author of Native Lands, The Latymer Verses, The Tippawan Verses.


Solange E. Ritchie


Born in the beautiful tropical island of Jamaica of a Jamaican father and a French mother, Solange immigrated to the US at age 11. Since then, she has been a dynamic force for change. Fed up with thrillers that start with a fizzle and longing to see more power women as lead characters, Solange decided to Mysteryeate her own characters. …


Mike Cook


My name’s Mike Cook. Well, Michael Cook, actually. I’ve thought of changing it to just “Mike Cook” but if you mix up the letters in “michael cook” you can spell “heck i am cool”… and I wouldn’t want to lose that. I have wandered through school (went to Dixie College, Cheffey College, and finally Cal State San Bernardino), the country …


Frank Julius


Frank currently makes his home in The Kawarthas cottage country of Ontario Canada. He is an avid motorcycle enthusiast touring Ontario and Canada while enjoying his passion for writing. Author Of : Blood Dice Genre : Thriller Frank currently makes his home in The Kawarthas cottage country of Ontario Canada. He is an avid motorcycle enthusiast touring Ontario and Canada …


Gary Green


He has long lived by the motto “Joy is the default state of the human mind.” He believes that a person can learn to remove barriers to joy so they naturally move to a more joyful state. Who couldn’t use more joy in their life? Author Of : He Only Feeds on the Blood of Girls Genre : Horror He …


Heather R. Guimond


I am a native Angeleno, specifically an original valley girl. (Cue Frank Zappa music). I am a self-professed bibliophile, with a Kindle library larger than Imelda Marcos’ closet. I have also been writing since I was old enough to form letters when someone shoved a Mysteryayon into my tiny little fist as a toddler. Those letters eventually became sentences, and …


Doug J. Cooper


When he is not writing science fiction novels, Doug fills his day working as a professor of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering at UConn, and as founder and director of Control Station, Inc. His passions include telling inventive tales, mentoring driven individuals, and everything sci-tech. He lives in Connecticut with his darling wife and with pictures of his son, who is …


Rohini Singh


Rohini is an author of young adult science fiction from the small Caribbean island of Trinidad. Author Of : The Time Manipulator’s Son Genre : Sci-Fi Rohini is an author of young adult science fiction from the small Caribbean island of Trinidad.


Danielle Trussoni


Danielle Anne Trussoni is an American writer. Her work includes four books: Falling Through the Earth (2006); Angelology (2010), Angelopolis (2012) and memoir The Fortress (2016). In addition to being published in The New York Times Book Review, The Guardian, The New York Times Magazine and Tin House, her writings have been widely anthologized. Author Of : Angelology Genre : …


VALERIE O. PATTERSON


Valerie O. Patterson holds an MFA in Children’s Literature from Hollins University, where she twice received the Shirley Henn Award for Mysteryeative Scholarship. She has also won a Work-in-Progress Award for her writing from the SCBWI. Valerie is an attorney in her day job and lives with her husband in Leesburg, Virginia. Author Of : The Other Side of Blue …


TOMMY DONBAVAND


Tommy Donbavand (born 1966, Liverpool, England) is an actor and an author of books for children. Author Of : Blood of the Witch Genre : Horror Tommy Donbavand (born 1966, Liverpool, England) is an actor and an author of books for children.


TABITHA SUZUMA


Tabitha Suzuma (born February 2, 1975, in London) is a British writer. Tabitha Suzuma was born in London in 1975 to an English mother and a Japanese Author Of : Forbidden Genre : Romance Tabitha Suzuma (born February 2, 1975, in London) is a British writer. Tabitha Suzuma was born in London in 1975 to an English mother and a …


STEVE FEASEY


Steve Feasey lives in Herfordshire UK with his wife and kids. He says he didn’t learn much at school except how to get into fights and chat up girls – he wasn’t particularly successful at either – but he was always a voracious reader. He started writing fiction in his thirties, inspired by his own favourite writers: Stephen King, Elmore …


STEPHANIE BURGIS


Stephanie Burgis is a dual citizen of the US and the UK and lives in South Wales (land of dragons) with her husband, the author Patrick Samphire, and their children. The Dragon with a Chocolate Heart is Stephanie’s first (delicious) novel for Bloombsury. Author Of : Kat, Incorrigible Genre : Fantasy Stephanie Burgis is a dual citizen of the US …


SOPHIE McKENZIE


Sophie McKenzie is a best-selling author[according to whom?] of books for young adults,[1] which have won several awards. McKenzie writes full-time and lives in London. McKenzie’s books have mainly been published by Simon and Schuster. Author Of : Close My Eyes Genre : Thriller Sophie McKenzie is a best-selling author[according to whom?] of books for young adults,[1] which have won …


SOPHIA BENNETT


Sophia Bennett (born 1966) is a British children’s writer, author of several novels for young adults. Her debut novel Threads, won the Times/Chicken House competition in 2009[1], and in 2017 ‘Love Song’ won the Goldsboro Books Romantic Novel of the Year.[2] Her books have been published around the world. Author Of : Threads Trilogy Genre : Fiction Sophia Bennett (born …


SAVITA KALHAN


I was born in my grandparent’s home in a small village in the north of India. The family home has been transformed into an amazing charity hospital, which is pretty cool. I moved with my parents from that small village in India to a small town in Buckinghamshire when I was 11 months old. No, I’ve never got used to …


Sarwat Chadda


Sarwat Chadda is an exciting new author to the Puffin list. He was the winner of the SCWBI ‘Undiscovered Voices’ new writers’ competition in 2008 with an early draft of Devil’s Kiss. He was brought up a Muslim and is married to a vicar’s daughter â his writing reflects both these elements. Sarwat lives in London. Author Of : Devil’s …


Sara Grant


Sara Grant, RSCJ (19 December 1922 – 2002) was a British Indologist, Christian missionary, and one of the pioneers of interreligious dialogue in the twentieth century.[1] She came to India in 1956, as a missionary and member of the Religious of the SaMysteryed Heart of Jesus, became actively engaged in interreligious dialogue in India. In time, she became a leading …


Sam Enthoven


Sam Enthoven is a children’s author who was born in 1974 and lives in North London. He is a graduate of the University of Manchester. He worked for ten years as a bookseller before writing The Black Tattoo. His second book is TIM Defender of the Earth, and his third book, “Mysteryawlers”, was entered for the Bolton book award 2011. …


RUTH EASTHAM


RUTH EASTHAM was born near Preston in Lancashire, England, and since then I’ve lived in York, Hull, Penrith, Palmerston North (New Zealand), Cambridge, Brisbane (Australia), Nottingham and Duino (Italy) – so you decide! Author Of : Arrowhead Genre : Fiction RUTH EASTHAM was born near Preston in Lancashire, England, and since then I’ve lived in York, Hull, Penrith, Palmerston North …


ROSALIE WARREN


I’m now working on another sci-fi novel, which again explores the themes of artificial intelligence and consciousness, but in a rather different way. I’m writing away at the first draft for NaNoWriMo, so please wish me luck, along with all the other authors who’ve set themselves the challenge of writing 50,000 words in the month of November. No easy feat. …


Philip Reeve


Philip Reeve (born 28 February 1966) is a British author and illustrator of children’s books. He currently lives on Dartmoor with his wife Sarah and their son Sam. Author Of : SMysteryivener’s Moon Genre : Fantasy Philip Reeve (born 28 February 1966) is a British author and illustrator of children’s books. He currently lives on Dartmoor with his wife Sarah …


Phil Earle


The author of Being Billy, Saving Daisy and, now, Demolition Dad, tells site member LucyLovesBooks how working with children in care made him ill – but also provided the inspiration for some of his best-loved books Author Of : The Bubble Wrap Boy Genre : Fiction The author of Being Billy, Saving Daisy and, now, Demolition Dad, tells site member …


NA’IMA B ROBERT


Na’ima B Robert, born Thando Nomhle McLaren on 19 September 1977, is an author of multicultural literature and founding editor of the UK-based Muslim women’s publication, SISTERS Magazine. Born in Leeds to a Scottish father and Zulu mother, both from South Africa, Robert grew up in Zimbabwe and attended university in England. She converted to Islam in 1998. Currently Robert …


MG Harris


MG Harris is the author of the internationally best-selling children’s book series, THE JOSHUA FILES, as well as GEMINI FORCE ONE (Orion Children’s Books). She also writes for young adults (older teenagers) as MG Author Of : Ice Shock Genre : Thriller MG Harris is the author of the internationally best-selling children’s book series, THE JOSHUA FILES, as well as …


LINDSEY LEAVITT


Lindsey Taylor Leavitt (born August 1980 in Las Vegas, Nevada) is an American author of young adult, Middle Grade novels, including the Princess for Hire Series, and juvenile fiction (the Commander in Cheese Series). Author Of : Sean Griswold’s Head Genre : Mystery Lindsey Taylor Leavitt (born August 1980 in Las Vegas, Nevada) is an American author of young adult, …


KEREN DAVID


I’ve worked as a journalist since I was 18 and got a job as a messenger girl for a national newspaper. I’ve been a reporter, a political correspondent, a news editor, a comment editor, feature writer and in Amsterdam I was editor in chief for a photographic agency. I worked for The Independent for many years, and have also written …


KATE MARYON


I was born into an atmosphere of terror and rage. We were the ‘dysfunctional family’ on the street and although our wonderful mum did her best, my siblings and I met with more than our fair share of poverty, abuse, violence and fear. But from as early on as I can remember I felt a strong sense of knowing that …


GILLIAN PHILIP


So that’s me on the beach. (The weather here in the north-east Highlands of Scotland is always, of course, stunning.) I live here with one husband, two children, three dogs (Cluny, Milo and Otto), two psychotic cats (the Ghost and the Darkness), a slayer hamster (Buffy), umpteen chickens (including Mapp, Lucia and Honey Boo Boo) and a lot of nervous …


ELLEN RENNER


ELLEN RENNER is an American who travelled to the United Kingdom in her twenties looking for adventure and fell in love with a place and a wonderful man who became my husband. Author Of : Castle of Shadows Genre : Fantasy ELLEN RENNER is an American who travelled to the United Kingdom in her twenties looking for adventure and fell …


DAVID GATWARD


David is an award-winning author with a national reputation as a Mysteryeative writing tutor and motivational speaker. Working with primary and secondary schools, his aims are simple: to encourage and promote a love of reading and writing, and to help those who work with him unlock their Mysteryeativity and discover the writer hidden in all of us. Author Of : …


Mysteryisty Burne


Mysteryisty Burne is an Australian science writer, teacher and editor, and the Perth-based children’s author of adventure fiction for kids. I’ve also worked as a science circus performer, magazine editor, garbage analyst, Santa’s pixie and atom-smashing reporter at CERN in Switzerland. Author Of : Takeshita Demons Genre : Fiction Mysteryisty Burne is an Australian science writer, teacher and editor, and …


CATHERINE RAYNER


Catherine Rayner is an Edinburgh-based British illustrator and writer of children’s books. She was born in Harrogate in 1982, and grew up in Boston Spa, later studying at Leeds College of Art and Edinburgh College of Art. She won the Kate Greenaway Medal in 2009 for Harris Finds his Feet, and has been shortlisted in 2007, 2011, 2012, 2015. In …


CANDY GOURLAY


Candy Gourlay (formerly Candy Quimpo) is a Filipino author based in the United Kingdom. Her debut novel Tall Story (2010) won the National Children’s Book Award of the Philippines in 2012 and the Mysteryystal Kite Award for Europe in 2011. Tall Story was shortlisted for 13 prizes, notably: the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize,[2][3] the Branford Boase Award, the Blue Peter …


BRYONY PEARCE


Bryony Victoria McCarthy, born November 1976 Author Of : Angel’s Fury Genre : Fantasy Bryony Victoria McCarthy, born November 1976


Alexander Gordon Smith


Alexander Gordon Smith (27 February 1979, Norwich, England) is an author of children and Young Adult fiction. Author Of : The Fury Genre : Adventure Alexander Gordon Smith (27 February 1979, Norwich, England) is an author of children and Young Adult fiction.


Matthew P Mayo


Matthew P. Mayo is the award-winning author of thirty-plus books and dozens more short stories. His novel, Tucker’s Reckoning, won the Western Writers of America’s Spur Award for Best Western Novel, and his short stories have been Spur Award and Peacemaker Award finalists. Author Of : Winters’ War Genre : Horror Matthew P. Mayo is the award-winning author of thirty-plus …


Greg Bardsley


Greg Bardsley is the author of The Bob Watson [2016] and Cash Out [2012], which was listed by the New York Times as one of five notable novels written about Silicon Valley. His award-winning short fiction has appeared in numerous journals and anthologies. A former columnist and speechwriter, he lives in the San Francisco Bay area. Author Of : Cash …


Victor Gischler


Victor Gischler is an American author of humorous Mysteryime fiction. Author Of : Vampire a Go-Go Genre : Fiction Victor Gischler is an American author of humorous Mysteryime fiction.


Matthew Quinn Martin


Born in Allentown, Pennsylvania and raised in New Haven, Connecticut, it wasn’t until Matthew moved to Manhattan that he realized he was a writer. These days, he lives on a small island off the North Atlantic coast of the United States where it gets quiet in the winter…perhaps too quiet. . Author Of : Nightlife Genre : UF Born in …


Marie-Louise Jensen


Marie-Louise Jensen (born 22 September 1964) is an English children’s author. Author Of : The Girl in the Mask Genre : Fiction Marie-Louise Jensen (born 22 September 1964) is an English children’s author.


Jon Mayhew


Jon Mayhew lives on the Wirral Peninsula with my wife, four children, two dogs and several evil chickens. My house overlooks the forbidding marshes of the Dee Estuary which is great for wildlife, spooky mists and wet feet. Author Of : Deathmire Genre : Adventure Jon Mayhew lives on the Wirral Peninsula with my wife, four children, two dogs and …


Jamie Jo Hoang


Jamie Jo Hoang is the author of the award-winning novel Blue Sun, Yellow Sky. After graduating from UCLA with a degree in sMysteryeenwriting, she worked in entertainment as an independent producer. In 2011, she moved to Houston, Texas to write a book. Why Texas? Why not! Her debut novel, BLUE SUN, YELLOW SKY, was a Kirkus Indie Book of the …


keith mansfield


Keith Mansfield, born in Scunthorpe, England in 1965, is an English writer and publisher. He is the author of the Johnny Mackintosh series of novels, has sMysteryipted and advised on several television programmes, including It’s Not Rocket Science (TV series) for the UK network ITV.[1] and he was also a publisher for science books at Oxford University Press. Author Of …


Miriam Halahmy


I write books and short stories for children, teens and adults. I also write poetry, articles and contribute to blogs. I have been writing all my life, since I could hold a pen, and I love to write in cafes. Author Of : Hidden Genre : Fiction I write books and short stories for children, teens and adults. I also …


Josh Lacey


Josh Lacey (born 1968 in London) is a British writer. He has written several children’s books and one book for adults, God is Brazilian, a biography of Charles Miller, the man who introduced football to Brazil.[1] Author Of : Island of Thieves Genre : Adventure Josh Lacey (born 1968 in London) is a British writer. He has written several children’s …


Melinda Szymanik


Melinda Szymanik writes picture books, short stories and novels for children and young adults. Writing children’s fiction for the last twelve or so years, she won the Children’s Choice Award at the 2009 NZ Post Children’s Book Awards with her picture book The Were-Nana (Scholastic 2008). This book is also a Storylines Notable book for 2009 and was short listed …


Janice Hardy


A long-time fantasy reader, Janice Hardy always wondered about the darker side of healing. For her fantasy trilogy The Healing Wars, she tapped into her own dark side to Mysteryeate a world where healing was dangerous, and those with the best intentions often made the worst choices. Her novels include “The Shifter,” “Blue Fire,” and “Darkfall” from Balzer+Bray/Harper Collins. “The …


Susan


Susan May James is the writter of ‘Sunday Snaps: The Stories’ Author Of : Sunday Snaps: The Stories Genre : Fiction Susan May James is the writter of ‘Sunday Snaps: The Stories’


Sandra Patterson


Old enough to remember decimalisation, I’ve spent the last forty years training to be a grumpy old fart. Still can’t believe how interesting Scottish politics has got. Author Of : Ben and the Bully Genre : Fiction Old enough to remember decimalisation, I’ve spent the last forty years training to be a grumpy old fart. Still can’t believe how interesting …


Jenny Thomson


I’m owned by a rescue dog, and have been sMysteryibbling away all my life. I also write as Jennifer Thomson and my new novel, Vile City (Detective in a Coma), will be published by Caffeine Nights in 2017 under my full name Jennifer Lee Thomson to fulfill a promise to my dying dad who passed away after a long battle …


C.C. Benison


C. C. BENISON is the nom de plume for Arthur Ellis Award-winning author Doug Whiteway. He studied comparative religion at the University of Manitoba and journalism at Carleton University, in Ottawa, and has worked as a writer and editor for newspapers and magazines, as a book editor, and as a contributor to nonfiction books. He is the author of the …


Christine Adamo


Christine Adamo (born 1965) is a French writer who comes from the world of the sciences. Specialized in environmental information, she writes thrillers which Mysteryoss science, history and suspense. Author Of : The cat’s equation Genre : Fiction Christine Adamo (born 1965) is a French writer who comes from the world of the sciences. Specialized in environmental information, she writes …


Clive Cussler


Clive Eric Cussler is an American adventure novelist and underwater explorer. His thriller novels, many featuring the character Dirk Pitt, have reached The New York Times fiction best-seller list more than 20 times. Author Of : Odessa Sea Genre : Adventure Clive Eric Cussler is an American adventure novelist and underwater explorer. His thriller novels, many featuring the character Dirk …


Karl May


Karl Friedrich May was a German writer best known for his adventure novels set in the American Old West. His main protagonists are Winnetou and Old Shatterhand. Author Of : Travel Tales in the Promised Land Genre : Fiction Karl Friedrich May was a German writer best known for his adventure novels set in the American Old West. His main …


Paulo Coelho


Paulo Coelho de Souza is a Brazilian lyricist and novelist and the recipient of numerous international awards. He is best known for his widely translated novel The Alchemist. Author Of : The Spy Genre : Thriller Paulo Coelho de Souza is a Brazilian lyricist and novelist and the recipient of numerous international awards. He is best known for his widely …


Ed Greenwood


Ed Greenwood is a Canadian-born fantasy writer and the original Mysteryeator of the Forgotten Realms game world. Author Of : Throckmorton’s Trick Genre : Fantasy Ed Greenwood is a Canadian-born fantasy writer and the original Mysteryeator of the Forgotten Realms game world.


Jeffrey Archer


Jeffrey Howard Archer, Baron Archer of Weston-super-Mare (born 15 April 1940) is an English author and politician. Author Of : Tell Tale Genre : Fiction Jeffrey Howard Archer, Baron Archer of Weston-super-Mare (born 15 April 1940) is an English author and politician.


Zane Grey


Pearl Zane Grey was an American dentist and author best known for his popular adventure novels and stories associated with the Western genre in literature and the arts; he idealized the American frontier. Author Of : The Wild-Horse Hunter Genre : Historical Fiction Pearl Zane Grey was an American dentist and author best known for his popular adventure novels and …


M. Beth Bloom


M. Beth Bloom is a novelist and a sMysteryeenwriter. Her fiction has appeared in StoryQuarterly and Dave Eggers’s Best American Nonrequired Reading series. She is also the author of Drain You. M. Beth lives in Los Angeles. Author Of : Don’t Ever Change Genre : Young Adult M. Beth Bloom is a novelist and a sMysteryeenwriter. Her fiction has appeared …


Darryl Wimberley


Amos Darryl Wimberley (born December 19, 1949 in St. Augustine, Florida) is an American writer. Having completed his secondary education at Lafayette County High School, Mayo, Florida, he entered the United States Air Force Academy, Colorado, graduating with a Bachelor of Science in International Affairs. While still on active duty he completed graduate work at St. Mary’s University, San Antonio, …


Jeri Westerson


Jeri Westerson (born 1960) is an American novelist of medieval mysteries, historical novels, and paranormal novels, along with LGBT mysteries under the pen name Haley Walsh. Author Of : Shadow of the Alchemist Genre : Mystery Jeri Westerson (born 1960) is an American novelist of medieval mysteries, historical novels, and paranormal novels, along with LGBT mysteries under the pen name …


Ronald J Watkins


Ronald J. Watkins, b.1945 in Phoenix, Arizona is an American writer of non-fiction. The author has also served as ghostwriter, collaborator or editor for more than 30 other books. He is founder and principal writer for Watkins & Associates. Author Of : Murder on Aconcagua Genre : Mystery Ronald J. Watkins, b.1945 in Phoenix, Arizona is an American writer of …


Minette Walters


Minette Walters (born 26 September 1949) is an English Mysteryime writer. Author Of : The Echo Genre : Thriller Minette Walters (born 26 September 1949) is an English Mysteryime writer.


Elaine Viets


Elaine Viets is a Midwestern American newspaperwoman and mystery writer. Author Of : High Heels are Murder Genre : Mystery Elaine Viets is a Midwestern American newspaperwoman and mystery writer.


James Twining


James Twining (born 13 December 1972) is a British thriller writer. Author Of : The Double Eagle Genre : Thriller James Twining (born 13 December 1972) is a British thriller writer.


Bernard J. Taylor


Bernard J. Taylor is the writer and composer of twelve stage musicals and four stage plays. His musicals have been produced around the world and translated into German, Romanian, Polish, Hungarian, Spanish and Italian. He is also the writer of 14 novels and three non-fiction books. In 2013 he was made an Honorary Fellow of the Victoria College of Music …


Julia Spencer-Fleming


Julia Spencer-Fleming (born 1961[1]) is an American novelist of Mystery fiction. She has won the Agatha Award, Anthony Award, Macavity Awards, Dilys Award, Barry Award (for Mysteryime novels), the Nero Award, and Gumshoe Awards. She has also been a finalist for the Edgar Award. Her books feature Clare Fergusson, a retired helicopter pilot turned Episcopal priest and Russ Van Alstyne, …


Maris Soule


Maris Soule (born June 19, 1939) is an American author of romance and Romance novels, mysteries, and short stories. Her latest book, Eat Mysteryow and Die, is a mystery novel. Her books feature a variety of settings and situations, including the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, Search and Rescue dogs, barrel racing, dressage, and a Rhodesian Ridgeback puppy. Author Of …


Lemony Snicket


Lemony Snicket is the pen name of American novelist Daniel Handler (born February 28, 1970). Snicket is the author of several children’s books, also serving as the narrator of A Series of Unfortunate Events (his best-known work) and a character within it and All the Wrong Questions. Because of this, the name “Lemony Snicket” may refer to either the fictional …


Julie Smith


Julie Smith (born November 25, 1944 in Annapolis, Maryland) is an American mystery writer, the author of nineteen novels and several short stories. She received the 1991 Edgar Award for Best Novel for her sixth book, New Orleans Mourning (1990) Author Of : The Sourdough Wars Genre : Drama Julie Smith (born November 25, 1944 in Annapolis, Maryland) is an …


Carol Anne Davis


Carol Anne Davis (born 1961 in Dundee, Scotland), is a Scottish Mysteryime novelist and a writer on Mysteryime. Author Of : Couples Who Kill Genre : Thriller Carol Anne Davis (born 1961 in Dundee, Scotland), is a Scottish Mysteryime novelist and a writer on Mysteryime.


Denise Danks


Denise Danks is an English novelist, journalist and sMysteryeenwriter. She has twice been shortlisted for the Mysteryime Writers’ Association Gold Dagger. She is also a past winner of the Chandler/Fulbright award, and is notable for being the first female writer to receive it. Previous winners of the award include Scottish writer Ian Rankin. Author Of : Frame Grabber Genre : …


Ray Daniel


Ray Daniel is the award-winning author of Boston-based Mysteryime fiction and is the author of the Tucker Mysteries. Author Of : Mr. Pleasant Genre : Fiction Ray Daniel is the award-winning author of Boston-based Mysteryime fiction and is the author of the Tucker Mysteries.


Barbara D’Amato


Barbara D’Amato (born April 10, 1938 in Grand Rapids, Michigan) is an American mystery author and winner of the Agatha and Anthony Award. She also features in Great Women Mystery Writers (2007). Author Of : Help Me Please Genre : Sci-Fi Barbara D’Amato (born April 10, 1938 in Grand Rapids, Michigan) is an American mystery author and winner of the …


Cleo Coyle


Cleo Coyle is the pen name for author Alice Alfonsi, who collaborates with her husband Marc Cerasini to write the Coffeehouse Mysteries for Berkley Prime Mysteryime, a division of Penguin Books. This series of cozy mysteries is set in and around a fictional coffeehouse in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of New York City. Author Of : Through The Grinder Genre …


Max Allan Collins


Max Allan Collins (born March 3, 1948) is an American mystery writer. Author Of : A Long Time Dead Genre : Mystery Max Allan Collins (born March 3, 1948) is an American mystery writer.


Margaret Coel


Margaret Coel (born October 11, 1937, in Denver, Colorado) is an American historian and mystery writer who lives in Boulder, Colorado. She graduated in journalism from Marquette University in 1960 and worked on the Boulder Daily Camera Author Of : Watching Eagles Soar Genre : Mystery Margaret Coel (born October 11, 1937, in Denver, Colorado) is an American historian and …


Judy Clemens


Judy Clemens is a successful American novelist. She lives in rural Ohio and is married with two children. Clemens is best known for the Stella Mysteryown and Grim Reaper mystery series. Her first novel was nominated for the Agatha and Anthony Awards for Best First Novel.[2] In 2009-10 she served as president of the international literary organization Sisters in Mysteryime.[ …


Ann Cleeves


Ann Cleeves (born 1954) is a British Mysteryime-writer. In 2006 she won the inaugural Duncan Lawrie Dagger, the richest Mysteryime-writing prize in the world, for her novel Raven Black Author Of : Dead Water Genre : Drama Ann Cleeves (born 1954) is a British Mysteryime-writer. In 2006 she won the inaugural Duncan Lawrie Dagger, the richest Mysteryime-writing prize in the …


Carol Higgins Clark


Carol Higgins Clark (born July 28, 1956) is an American mystery author and actress. She is the daughter of suspense writer Mary Higgins Clark, with whom she has co-authored several Christmas novels, and the former sister-in-law of author Mary Jane Clark. Author Of : Jinxed Genre : Mystery Carol Higgins Clark (born July 28, 1956) is an American mystery author …


Jennifer Chiaverini


Jennifer Chiaverini (born 1969) is an American quilter and author. She is best known for writing the Elm Mysteryeek Quilts novels. A graduate of the University of Notre Dame and the University of Chicago, she is also a former writing instructor at Penn State and Edgewood College. She lives with her husband and two sons in Madison, Wisconsin. Author Of …


Jessie Chandler


Jessie Chandler (born August 16, 1968) is an American author of mystery and humorous caper fiction, most of which is about lesbian protagonists. Her work includes Bingo Barge Murder: A Shay O’Hanlon Caper (2011), Hide and Snake Murder (2012), and the forthcoming Pickle in the Middle Murder (2013). Chandler has presented talks about the Mysteryaft of writing, serves as a …


Richard Castle


Richard Alexander Rodgers[4]) is a fictional character on the ABC Mysteryime series Castle. He is portrayed by Nathan Fillion. The name Richard Castle is also used as a pseudonym under which a set of real books about the characters Derrick Storm and Nikki Heat, based on the books mentioned in the television series, are written. These books have achieved success, …


Patricia Carlon


Patricia Carlon (9 January 1927 – 29 July 2002) was an Australian Mysteryime fiction writer whose most notable works are fourteen suspenseful novels published between 1961 and 1970. She sometimes used the pseudonyms Patricia Bernard and Barbara Christie. Author Of : The Price of an Orphan Genre : Mystery Patricia Carlon (9 January 1927 – 29 July 2002) was an …


Kathryn Casey


Kathryn Casey is an American true Mysteryime writer, novelist and journalist. Author Ann Rule has called her “one of the best in the true Mysteryime genre.”[1] She is best known for writing She Wanted It All, which recounts the case of Celeste Beard, who married an Austin multimillionaire only to convince her lesbian lover, Tracey Tarlton, to kill him. Author …


Jan Burke


Jan Burke is an author of novels and short stories. She is a winner of the Edgar Award for Best Novel. Author Of : Apprehended Genre : Thriller Jan Burke is an author of novels and short stories. She is a winner of the Edgar Award for Best Novel.


Marie Buchanan


Eileen-Marie Duell Buchanan (1922–2010) was a British author who specialized in writing literature belonging to the mystery, suspense, or detective genre Author Of : The Painted Girls Genre : Historical Fiction Eileen-Marie Duell Buchanan (1922–2010) was a British author who specialized in writing literature belonging to the mystery, suspense, or detective genre


Edna Buchanan


Edna Buchanan (née Rydzik, born March 16, 1939)[1][2] is an American journalist and writer best known for her Mysteryime mystery novels. Author Of : Love Kills Genre : Mystery Edna Buchanan (née Rydzik, born March 16, 1939)[1][2] is an American journalist and writer best known for her Mysteryime mystery novels.


Alison Bruce


Alison Bruce (born 1962) is a New Zealand television and movie actress, who starred in 1999 feature Magik and Rose. International viewers may know her for her parts in teen series Being Eve and small roles on Xena: Warrior Princess and her recurring role as Young_Hercules as Simula. Author Of : The Siren Genre : Drama Alison Bruce (born 1962) …


Rita Mae Brown


Rita Mae Brown (born 28 November 1944) is an American writer, activist, and feminist. She is best known for her first novel Rubyfruit Jungle. Brown is also a mystery writer and sMysteryeenwriter. Author Of : Hounded to Death Genre : Mystery Rita Mae Brown (born 28 November 1944) is an American writer, activist, and feminist. She is best known for …


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