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Frantic – Katherine Howell

Frantic kicks off with a scene that invites you into understanding the frenetic pace of the lives of the couple, Chris (a police-officer) and Sophie (a parademic) and how much … Continue reading

October 30, 2008

Guest Blog: Katherine Howell (fresh from winning The Davitt Award)

Frantic recently won the Sisters In Crime Davitt award for best crime novel by an Australian woman in 2007. Katherine says "It was a great thrill to win and to … Continue reading

October 30, 2008

The 2009 Australian Davitt Awards

This year's ninth Davitt Awards saw Katherine Howell win in the readers' choice category.  (You can find her novels at Waterstone's here.)  Katherine very kindly sent me the press release … Continue reading

August 29, 2009

Two Summer Reads from Macmillan

I've not had the chance to read either of these yet but thought I'd mention them, just in case you miss them. First up is James McCreet, debut author of … Continue reading

August 7, 2009

An interesting meme of sorts…

Maxine has just posted her thoughts on this matter in Mystery Reader Cafe via Eurocrime and Karen, at Eurocrime, did so on Friday 2 Jan 09.  What's it all about?  … Continue reading

January 3, 2009 · 1 Comment

This year’s new authors (to me)

I like the meme on this that is doing the rounds, more recently at Norm's home of Crimescraps after a feature at Peter's Detectives Beyond Borders.  I shall use Norm's enhanced … Continue reading

December 4, 2008 · 9 Comments

Coming soon, now the autumn leaves are falling…

Two from Pan Macmillan here in the UK: Aussie Katherine Howell's Frantic plus a guest blog from the author.  Here in the UK, it's not a cover to invite you … Continue reading

October 1, 2008

Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival at Harrogate: the 2008 experience

This was my fourth visit and I have to admit it was the one I enjoyed best.  It was great to see old friends and acquaintances again, and to make … Continue reading

August 3, 2008