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Scratching beneath the surface of 13 Claws

The Mesdames of Mayhem and their readers turned out at Sleuth of Baker Street yesterday to launch 13 Claws. And a fabulous time was had by all! Launch party planner Catherine Dunphy (shown above with Ed Piwowarczyk) had issued strict … Continue reading

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13 Claws unleashed!

It’s here! 13 Claws, the Mesdames of Mayhem’s third crime anthology, is hot off the press from Carrick Publishing. The 17 tales by acclaimed Canadian crime writers are cozies, noirs and thrillers, and each has a critter in its spotlight: … Continue reading

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TWO reasons to celebrate!

Thrilled that TWO crime fiction collections will be released this fall that include two of my short stories: “Homebodies” in the Mesdames of Mayhem’s 13 Claws. The anthology’s launch will be held Oct. 28 at Toronto’s Sleuth of Baker Street … Continue reading

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The Mesdames visit Annette

The Mesdames of Mayhem will be at it again, talking crime, murder and mayhem at Toronto’s Annette Street Library,  Wednesday June 28, 2-4 p.m. Address is 145 Annette Street, near Keele. Come out and see the 5 Mesdames: M.H. Callway, … Continue reading

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Three more gems for 13 Claws collection

The winning story and the two runners-up of the Mesdames of Mayhem’s short story contest have just been announced. The winning story is “Night Vision” by Mary M. Patterson. And the two runners-up are “Dana’s Cat” by Rosalind Place, and … Continue reading

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Time to load up your Kindle!

Today is the first day of Imajin Books’ annual Christmas e-book sale. A range of wonderful titles — mystery, thriller, fantasy, horror, historical, chick lit, young adult, romance, sci fi and Western — are priced at $1.00 for a limited … Continue reading

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Opportunity for budding crime fiction writers

The Mesdames of Mayhem are planning their third collection of crime fiction stories, which will be released next fall. Titled Thirteen Claws, the anthology will showcase stories by the 15 Mesdames–I’m putting the final touches on mine right now. AND … Continue reading

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