Death in the Stars – A Frances Brody Exclusive

Chapter One The Letter Southampton 8 June 1927 (In transit – Off to New York!) Mrs Kate Shackleton Detective Batswing Wood Lodge Headingley Leeds Dear Mrs Shackleton Please forgive this hasty and confidential courtesy note. We met in Wakefield while you were undertaking certain investigations of a delicate nature. I was performing there at the… Continue reading Death in the Stars – A Frances Brody Exclusive

Ngaio Marsh founder Craig Sisterson’s insight into how and why he started this award. (Part 2)

Ngaio Marsh founder Craig Sisterson’s insight into how and why he started this award. (Part 1)     4. Given the expanding audio market and the fact that the bigger festivals haven’t recognised this as a category in its own right, would you consider adding one? Candidly, it’s not something that’s on the immediate agenda… Continue reading Ngaio Marsh founder Craig Sisterson’s insight into how and why he started this award. (Part 2)

Ngaio Marsh founder Craig Sisterson’s insight into how and why he started this award. (Part 1)

  1. How and why did you found the Ngaio Marsh Awards? There’s a long and a short answer to this question. For the sake of space, here’s a shorter one. I’ve always enjoyed reading crime fiction, from when I was a kid (started with Hardy Boys). While doing a yearlong world trip in 2007/2008,… Continue reading Ngaio Marsh founder Craig Sisterson’s insight into how and why he started this award. (Part 1)