Catherine Aird


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in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, The United Kingdom
January 01, 1930

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Catherine Aird (born 1930) is the pseudonym of author Kinn Hamilton McIntosh. She was born in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, and is the author of more than twenty crime fiction novels and story collections. Her writings are similar to those of Vivien Armstrong, M C Beaton and Pauline Bell.

Aird is creator of the Sloan and Crosby novels, set in the CID department of the fictional Berebury, West Calleshire, England. She served as Chairman of the Crime Writers' Association from 1990-91. She holds an honorary M. A. from the University of Kent and received the M.B.E. for her services to the Girl Guide Association. She lives in England.

Apart from writing the successful Chronicles of Calleshire she has also written and edited a series of village historie
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“If you can't be a good example, then you'll just have to be a horrible warning.”
Catherine Aird

“Though,' observed Sloan profoundly, 'where there's a will there's usually a relative.”
Catherine Aird, Passing Strange
tags: humor, law

“Although the last enemy might be death, in long and sad police experience, the first enemy could usually be found, Cain and Abel fashion, within the family circle.”
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