White LullabyGirl

Loreth Anne White, The Lullaby Girl, Montlake

Detective Angie Pallorino's past made her a cop. Now her past could kill her. Book 2 in the Angie Pallorino Series, a gritty, northern noir procedural set on Vancouver Island.

Delany HarktheHerald

Vicki Delany, Hark the Herald Angels Slay, Penguin Random House

Santa’s summer vacation plans turn deadly in this festive mystery from the author of Rest Ye Murdered Gentlemen and We Wish You a Murderous Christmas.

Wilkshire Moscow

Nick Wilkshire, The Moscow Code, Dundurn Press

In Moscow, the truth can be a dangerous commodity.

Dube ForsakenMan

Marcelle Dubé, The Forsaken Man, Falcon Ridge Publishing

It’s been a hard winter and Chief of Police Kate Williams longs for a quiet Spring. What does she get instead? The theft of valuable bull semen from the local vet and increasingly dangerous vandalism at a construction site.

Danna Lament

Jen J. Danna, Lament The Common Bones, Jen Danna

Forensic anthropologist Matt Lowell doesn’t go looking for death. But when one of Matt’s students suspects the skeleton hanging in a research lab is actually from a murder victim...

Kerr Framed

Wayne Kerr, Framed, Imajin Books

After surviving ten years in prison for a murder she didn't commit, former homicide detective Reggie Swann, wants to return to her old life.

Bruce GhostWriter

Alison Bruce, Ghost Writer, Imajin Books

Jen has to deal with two kinds of spooks: spies and ghosts. But which one is trying to kill her?

Kong ToxicCraft

Debra Purdy Kong, A Toxic Craft, Imajin Books

Who knew that the elderly knitters at a Christmas craft fair would take their rivalry so far that someone could die?

Arnold PowerStruggle

Carolyn Arnold, Power Struggle, Hibbert & Stiles Publishing Inc.

Detective Madison Knight investigates the murder of the man who killed her grandfather, and she fears the Russian Mafia is behind it.

Barclay PartingShot

Linwood Barclay, Parting Shot, Doubleday Canada

From New York Times and #1 international bestselling author Linwood Barclay comes a new, standalone blockbuster thriller that spins off from the events of the explosive Promise Falls trilogy.

Duncan MuchAdoAboutMurder

Elizabeth J. Duncan, Much Ado About Murder, Crooked Lane

Costume designer Charlotte Fairfax has another murder on her hands as she prepares for the Catskills Shakespeare Theater Company's production of Much Ado About Nothing.

Kent FoldedDreams

Michael Kent, Folded Dreams, Mezzo Publications Inc.

It’s bad publicity for the city when the businesswoman of the year is murdered execution style. Officials want the case solved fast.

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Simpson, John Worsley

simpson-jwJohn Worsley Simpson
 
John Worsley Simpson is the author of five crime fiction novels, four of which were published by Mercury Press, Toronto. The fifth was published in print through Amazon CreateSpace and electronically on numerous platforms, including Kindle and Kobo. Simpson's first novel was runner-up to Kathy Reichs's Deja Dead as best first novel in the Crime Writers of Canada Arthur Ellis Awards for 1997.
 
Please check out his website johnworsleysimpson.ca
 
 

Koetting, Alexis

koetting-alexisAlexis Koetting

Alexis has been working as a Canadian Actor for twenty years appearing on stage at the acclaimed Stratford Festival, the Montgomery Theatre, The Sudbury Theatre Centre, The Lighthouse Festival Theatre, and many others.  On screen, Alexis has appeared on Orphan Black, as Gertrude Bell in the docu-drama about her life for the History Channel'sWomen Adventurers Series and as Wiley's dead Mom in the Netflix series, Between.

She holds a BFA with a Specialization in Theatre Performance from Concordia University in Montreal and an Master's Degree in Education from Medaille College in Buffalo.  She has served as director/instructor of the PEI Conservatory and has led drama workshops for The Rosebud School of the Arts in Alberta, Shakespeare In Action in Toronto, Theatre Aquarius in Hamilton, and the Carousel Players in St. Catharines.

Alexis has always loved writing and one day, while walking her dog in Niagara-on-the-Lake, an idea for a novel sprang inter her mind. Years later, that novel is being published and she finds herself in the company of so many amazing authors at the CWC.

A Hamilton native, Alexis currently makes her home in St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador. She is hard at work on book #2.

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www.alexiskoetting.com

 

Whishaw, Iona

whishaw-ionaIona Whishaw

Iona Whishaw retired from the Vancouver School Board after a career as a youth worker, teacher and award winning principal. She has a Master’s degree from the UBC Creative Writing department.  A life of constant travel in childhood with interesting internationalist parents meant irregular schooling and a passion for books.  Dead In The Water is her first mystery. Other publications include a children’s book, poetry, poetry translation, short fiction and educational articles.

 

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