Dowdall AftertheWinter

Anna Dowdall, After the Winter, The Wild Rose Press

It's classic romantic suspense, with a spiked ending. But the wintry landscape, the secrets, the Gothic house on a hill, they're all there. Plus a curious Canadian heroine.

Penny GlassHouses

 Louise Penny, Glass Houses, Minotaur Books, St. Martin’s Publishing Group

Number-one New York Times bestselling author Louise Penny shatters the conventions of the crime novel to explore what Gandhi called the court of conscience.

Fradkin TrickstersLullaby

Barbara Fradkin, The Trickster's Lullaby, Dundurn Press

A winter camping trip turns deadly as two missing teenagers, a twisted love triangle, and the spectre of radicalism create turmoil in the remote Laurentian wilderness.

deNikolits NoFuryLikeThat

Lisa de Nikolits, No Fury Like That, Inanna Publications

A one-of-a kind literary thriller about life and death and the power of second chances. The novel takes you on a fast-paced, funny, adventurous ride, exploring themes of love, the meaning of life, friendship and revenge.

Driscoll Danna BeforeItsTooLate

Jen J. Danna (writing as Sara Driscoll), Before It's Too Late, Kensington Publishing

FBI handler Meg Jennings and her trusted search-and-rescue Lab, Hawk, must race against the clock before a diabolical killer strikes again.

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Vicki Delany, Body on Baker Street, Crooked Lane Book

The unusually perceptive Gemma Doyle and her confused but ever-loyal friend Jayne Wilson return in the second in the "charming" Sherlock Holmes Bookshop series.

Coffey Beachbound

Junie Coffey, Beachbound. Lake Union Publishing

Living well is the best revenge...but not the only one.

Bell Dying On Second

E.C. Bell, Dying on Second, Tyche Books

All Marie wants is fresh air and exercise. Is that too much to ask?

Butler FullCurl

Dave Butler, Full Curl, Dundurn Press

When National Park Warden Jenny Willson discovers that trophy animals are being slaughtered in Canada's mountain parks, how far will she go in a cross-border race for justice?

Bradshaw WinnersLoss

Mel Bradshaw, Winner's Loss, Iguana Books

In the fertile artistic milieu of 1927 Toronto, a painter is dead. Detective Sergeant Paul Shenstone won’t rest until he finds out why.

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It is with great sadness that we report that long time CWC member Jessica Simon passed away suddenly. Jessica was a great supporter of CWC. She was active organizing events and library exhibits in Whitehorse, as well as being a great host to CWC members visiting the Yukon.

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2018 ARTHUR ELLIS AWARDS

CALL FOR ENTRIES

The Arthur Ellis Awards for excellence in Canadian crime writing are awarded annually by the CWC to Canadian crime writers, wherever in the world they might reside, and to writers of any nationality who live in Canada and have Permanent Resident status.

The entries for the 2018 competition are for work published during the 2017 calendar year.

The award categories are: best novel, best first novel, best novella, best short story, best book in French, best juvenile/young adult book, and best non-fiction book. There is also an additional category for best unpublished first crime novel, the Unhanged Arthur.

Unhanged Arthur entries must be postmarked or courier dated on or before October 15, 2017.

All other categories must be postmarked or courier dated on or before December 15, 2017.

Click here for the submission rules and entry forms.

 


 

Attention CWC Members

An Overview and General Timetabling Information regarding

CWC's Participation at Bouchercon 2017

is now posted in the Members Only section.

 


  
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