Tag Archives: 2013

This year’s (2013) Debut Dagger Winners!

The winner of the 2013 CWA Debut Dagger Award has been announced, and I’d like to wish Finn Clarke of the UK huge congrats. But let’s not lose sight of the other Debut Dagger contestants: among them are the future … Continue reading

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Booklist’s Top 2013 Crime Novels (and there are Canadians on the list!)

Wow, this is just incredible news, and completely unexpected. Booklist has put out its list of the best crime novels published in the US in 2013, and The Beggar’s Opera is on it– how absolutely wonderful! (The other  books on the list … Continue reading

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Chalk Outline Cookies!

The launch of  the second book in the Inspector Ramirez series, The Poisoned Pawn, is right around the corner. Last year, my pal and neighbour, Lynn, made 12 dozen sugar cookies for the launch of The Beggar’s Opera (can you … Continue reading

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