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Why We Love Crime Fiction Even Though We Hate Crime

Even when the headlines are not full of tragedy, it’s not always easy being a crime writer. I worry about the moral implications of contemplating violent death. I sat at my keyboard with tears running down my face while writing … Continue reading

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Mysterious beginnings…the books that made us fans

Part 2 – Nancy Drew Every mystery fan worth her salt has heard of Nancy Drew.  Most love her, a few think she’s just a little too perfect. I fall into the former category. Nancy Drew was everything I wanted … Continue reading

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Mysterious beginnings…the books that made us fans

Part 1 – Trixie Belden Mystery writers are first and foremost mystery readers. We all owe so much to those who have gone before us – in my case, Agatha Christie, Ellis Peters, Sue Grafton, and so many more have … Continue reading

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