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Cathy Ace

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Cathy Ace was born and raised in Swansea, Wales, but has now migrated to Canada. Having traveled the world for many years, for both business and pleasure, Cathy put her knowledge of the cultures, history, art, and food she encountered to good use in The Cait Morgan Mysteries – a series of traditional closed-circle murder mysteries featuring a globetrotting Welsh-Canadian professor of criminal psychology. Ace’s other series is The WISE Enquiries Agency Mysteries, which features four female professional investigators (one is Welsh, one Irish, one Scottish, and one English). They tackle quirky – and quintessentially British – cases from their base at a Welsh stately home, set in the rolling countryside of the Wye Valley. Her most recent releas ...more

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Cathy Ace Thanks ever so much for choosing to spend time with the WISE women :-) I hope you enjoy it. It's a lovely idea - I can hear all their different accent…moreThanks ever so much for choosing to spend time with the WISE women :-) I hope you enjoy it. It's a lovely idea - I can hear all their different accents in my head when I write, and I think this would be a fun series to listen to. I know it's something my publisher might be considering - I'll drop them an email mentioning your interest. Thanks for writing, Cathy(less)
Cathy Ace Hello Linda - my apologies for taking so long to reply....I have been away from Goodreads for a little while as I am up to my ears writing a new book!…moreHello Linda - my apologies for taking so long to reply....I have been away from Goodreads for a little while as I am up to my ears writing a new book! The first novel featuring the WISE women (one is Welsh, one Irish, one Scottish and one Welsh - hence WISE) is THE CASE OF THE DOTTY DOWAGER. However, they first meet in a novella entitled MISS PARKER POKES HER NOSE IN, which appears in the anthology MURDER KEEPS NO CALENDAR. (less)
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"Fans of light mysteries and locked room murders will enjoy The Corpse with the Crystal Skull, the ninth title in Cathy Ace’s Cait Morgan series. Cathy Ace is an accomplished writer, with many titles to her credit. In Cait Morgan, the author gives rea" Read more of this review »
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"This book, the ninth in Cathy Ace’s Cait Morgan series, is a gem.

Cathy’s plots are always devious and twisted, surrounded by wonderful complex and interesting characters, and set in fabulous locations around the world. What is not to love about a mu" Read more of this review »
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Cait Morgan makes for a terrific protagonist, witty, clever, and deftly human in her insecurities, she uses her training in criminal psychology and eidetic m" Read more of this review »
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Cathy Ace Good to meet you here too!


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Beth Hi Cathy,
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