Mary Anne Edwards

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Born in Mercedes, Texas, Mary Anne has lived in Georgia most of her life. A lifelong fan of authors such as Agatha Christie, Anne Perry, Caroline Graham, and Elizabeth Peters, it wasn’t until a few years ago that Mary Anne listened to the voices in her head and wrote her own series of traditional mysteries featuring Detective Charlie McClung.

The first book in the series, Brilliant Disguise, was released to critical acclaim in January 2014. The next three in the series, A Good Girl, Criminal Kind and Sins of my Youth, were released soon afterward. The fifth book in the series, Flirting with Time, was released June 30, 2017. The sixth book, How Deep is the Darkness, will be released December 2, 2019. Mary Anne is working on the seventh book,
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Mary Edwards No. I am not a member of RWA. I don't like driving at night. And I don't know if my genre would be considered romance. Genre is a murky thing for me. I really don't know where I fit in.


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