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The Specsavers Crime Writers' Association Dagger Awards always sound like a lot of fun. I mean, who can argue with an award for the best read of the year?

So, the winners of the Specsavers Crime Writers' Association Dagger Awards this week in London are:

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I’ve always thought that dedicating a book to someone is such a wonderful thing to do. So many dedicate those pages to their spouses, parents, children, even agents and publishers.

Some, of course,

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If you are in the San Diego area on Nov. 8, here is an interesting event. The Military Book Fair aboard the USS Midway will include an array of authors who will be on hand to discuss their works, meet