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Brenda Chapman

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I'm an Ottawa author with 14 published novels in the mystery genre, both adult and YA. I am currently writing two adult mystery series: The Stonechild and Rouleau police procedurals from Dundurn include Cold Mourning (2014), which was shortlisted for an Arthur Ellis Award for crime novel of the year, and Butterfly Kills (Jan. 2015). Tumbled Graves will be on the shelves in February 2016.

The Anna Sweet mysteries are novellas from Grass Roots Press for adult literacy or those wanting a quick read. My Sister's Keeper and The Hard Fall were both released in 2013. To Keep a Secret was published in September 2014 and A Model Death in December 2014. My Sister's Keeper was shortlisted for an Arthur Ellis award and The Hard Fall was shortlisted for
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Cold Mourning (Stonechild a...

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The Second Wife

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In Winter's Grip

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Second Chances

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Good Saturday morning. You can start your day by entering your name in the Goodreads giveaway for a copy of Shallow End - Dundurn is giving away three copies and here is the link. Only a day left to enter so don't delay!

Dundurn also has a discount on some 'hot books' including Tumbled Graves so worth checking out.

Well, I'm back working on the sixth Stonechild and Rouleau series and am corrallin... Read more of this blog post »
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message 1: by Simon

Simon Thanks for looking me up, Brenda.


Brenda Chapman Hi Simon - my pleasure. Great to follow your writing career.

Brenda


message 3: by Simon

Simon Brenda wrote: "Hi Simon - my pleasure. Great to follow your writing career.

Brenda"


I didn't know it had become a career. :-)


message 4: by Beth

Beth Thanks, Brenda, for sending a friend request to this fellow Goodreads mystery author!


Brenda Chapman Beth wrote: "Thanks, Brenda, for sending a friend request to this fellow Goodreads mystery author!"

Hi Beth - good to meet you on Goodreads!


Brenda Chapman Author Leanne Dyck interviews me today on her blog and asks about how I started writing and my inspiration. You can read the post at:

http://sweatercursed.blogspot.ca/


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