It literally came in a plain brown wrapper. Keep it on the downlow, willya? They're coming down hard on readers, and I've already got Beloved and Ulysses against me.
Saturday, February 12, 2022
Tuesday, January 04, 2022
Sunday, March 28, 2021
The nominees for this year's Agatha Awards have just been announced.you can find them here.
"Established in 1989, Malice Domestic is an annual fan convention that takes place each year in Maryland, just outside of Washington, D.C. Malice celebrates the Traditional Mystery, books best typified by the works of Agatha Christie. The genre is loosely defined as mysteries which contain no explicit sex, or excessive gore or violence."
Saturday, March 27, 2021
By the way, if you liked the post on the Indigo Revolt, you might be interested in finding out more about the history of the color blue--which is a fascinating history, believe it or not. And a seminal part of that history is chronicled in my friend Nancy Bilyeau's brilliant novel
The Blue, a tale of 18th century industrial espionage.
"With the heart and spirit of her Huguenot ancestors, Genevieve faces her challenges head on, but how much is she willing to suffer in pursuit and protection of the color blue?"