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A weekly podcast by a national professional association for mystery and crime writers in Canada.Crime Writers of Canada (CWC) is a national non-profit organization for Canadian mystery and crime writers, associated professionals, and others with a serious interest in Canadian crime writing. Our mission is to promote Canadian crime writing and to raise the profile of Canadian crime writers with readers, reviewers, librarians, booksellers, and media.Hosted by Erik D'Souza

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A weekly podcast by a national professional association for mystery and crime writers in Canada.Crime Writers of Canada (CWC) is a national non-profit organization for Canadian mystery and crime writers, associated professionals, and others with a serious interest in Canadian crime writing. Our mission is to promote Canadian crime writing and to raise the profile of Canadian crime writers with readers, reviewers, librarians, booksellers, and media.Hosted by Erik D'Souza

    William Deverell and The Long-Shot Trial

    William Deverell and The Long-Shot Trial

    William Deverell is a Canadian novelist, activist, and criminal lawyer. He is one of Canada’s best-known novelists, whose first book, Needles, which drew on his experiences as a criminal lawyer, won the McClelland & Stewart $50,000 Seal Award. In 1997, he won the Dashiell Hammett Prize for literary excellence in crime writing in North America for Trial of Passion. That book won the 1998 Arthur Ellis Award for best Canadian crime novel, as did April Fool in 2003. Trial of Passion launched ...

    • 12 min
    Melissa Yi, The Shapes of Wrath

    Melissa Yi, The Shapes of Wrath

    Melissa Yi’s novel, Shapes of Wrath, was nominated for The Howard Engel Award for Best Crime Novel Set in Canada sponsored by Charlotte Engel and CWC.Melissa Yi, also known as Dr. Melissa Yuan-Innes, is an emergency physician with an active practice and an award-winning writing career. She is a Derringer Award winning author and was a CWC Award of Excellence Finalist in 2022.She studied emergency medicine at McGill University in Montreal. She was so shocked by the patients crammed into the wa...

    • 18 min
    Marcelle Dubé, Reversion

    Marcelle Dubé, Reversion

    Marcelle Dubé writes mystery and speculative fiction novels and short stories. She grew up near Montreal, lived in the Yukon for 35 years and now calls Alberta home. Her short fiction has appeared in several magazines and anthologies. In 2021, she won the CWC award for Best Short Story. Her story, Reversion, published in April 2023 edition of Mystery Magazine has been nominated once again for an Award of Excellence in the Short story category, and was shortlisted for a Deringer Award. &...

    • 11 min
    William Wodhams, Thirty Feet Under

    William Wodhams, Thirty Feet Under

    Thirty Feet Under, a novel by William Woodhams was nominated for The Award for Best Unpublished Manuscript.Bill lives in Burlington, Ontario. He is an author and award-winning copywriter who has been inspiring people with the life-changing possibilities of cell phones, hamburgers and drywall for over twenty years. His stories have been published in The Globe and Mail, Canada’s National Newspaper, the Pigeon Review Art and Literary Journal, and recognized in Writer’s Digest 2021 Wri...

    • 15 min
    David Rabinovich, Jukebox Empire (2024)

    David Rabinovich, Jukebox Empire (2024)

    JUKEBOX EMPIRE, by David Rabinovitch is nominated for The Brass Knuckles Award for Best Nonfiction Crime Book sponsored by David Reid Simpson Law Firm (Hamilton).David Rabinovitch is an EMMY, Peabody, and Gemini Award-winning film maker. With a background in investigative journalism, he has testified before Congress, documented human rights abuses in China, exposed exploitation of victims of a mass disaster, and contributed to Frontline, Dateline, and Investigative Reports. He has written for...

    • 17 min
    Sheilla Jones & James Burns: Murder on Richmond Road

    Sheilla Jones & James Burns: Murder on Richmond Road

    Sheilla Jones and James Burns' story, Murder on Richmond Road: An Enquiry Bureau Mystery, is nominated for The Award for Best Unpublished Manuscript. Sheila Jones is an award-winning journalist and best-selling science author. James Burns is an award-winning author and an editor of Prairie History and curator Emeritus of paleontology at the Royal Alberta Museum. Website: http://www.sheillajones.comFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/sheilla.jones.7/Learn more about Crime Writers of Canada...

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