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New York Times bestselling author Diane Mott Davidson wrote three novels before one was accepted for publication—when she was 41. She has since written 14 more mysteries, all featuring Goldy the caterer. In addition, she has written short stories and poetry for various publications. Davidson has won the Anthony Award from Bouchercon, and has been nominated for the Agatha, another Anthony, and the Macavity Award. In 1993 she was named Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers' Writer of the Year.

Davidson was educated at St. Anne's School in Charlottesville, Virginia, where her English teacher, Emyl Jenkins, encouraged her to become a writer. She attended Wellesley College, where she was named a Wellesley Scholar, before transferring to Stanford Univer
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Catering to Nobody Dying for Chocolate The Cereal Murders The Last Suppers Killer Pancake The Main Corpse The Grilling Season
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I found this a great book that tells a difficult but true story. It is one of many stories of suffering in the world. The author did an exquisite job of telling her own life story. I learned a lot about the world she lived in, and likely she is not t See Mary’s answer.
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I raised an eyebrow at her, Mac user?”
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