Writers on Reading
Kathleen Ernst

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L.J. Sellers

Homeless twins inspire a story and a charity

Bernard Whalen and Jon Whalen

whalen nypdsfirstfiftyyearsA missing girl shakes up the NYPD

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I admit that I am behind on my TV watching—it’s all those mystery novels that take up my time!

So I have just discovered two new—well, new to me—TV shows that mystery fans will be interested in,

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The Agatha Awards honor “traditional mysteries” (containing no explicit sex, excessive gore, or gratuitous violence). Winners will be announced at the 27th annual Malice Domestic Confer

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The winners of the 2015 Thriller Awards, sponsored by the International Thriller Writers, will be announced during the annual conference, July 7-11 in New York City.

The awards banquet is scheduled for