A Suffrage Anniversary

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A Trip to Germany with Murderous Sisters

I’m recently back from a trip to Germany where I was honoured to be guest…

Moerderische Schwestern Conference 2017

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Here are the links to my talk, in German and in English.

German talk (in German)
German talk (in English))

Stewed Mushrooms in Gravy and an old recipe book

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Yorkshire – Kate Shackleton Territory

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Bouchercon, New Orleans

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Introducing Death at the Seaside, and a Goodreads Giveaway

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