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#MyrtleMondays: The Comforting Power of Murder Mysteries

Well, hasn’t this been a nerve-wracking week? The protracted election drama, coupled with record-setting coronavirus cases, put us all on edge. I remarked to a friend that thinking about murdering imaginary people has been remarkably cathartic…

#MyrtleMondays: Dressing the Victorian Detective

Last week, I spent Halloween Eve (yes, All Hallow’s Eve Eve) with fellow Algonquin Young Readers authors Sarah Jean Horwitz (The Dark Lord Clementine and the Carmer & Grit series) and Will Ritter (Oddmire and Jackaby series)—at an event with Prairie Fox Books of Ottawa, Illinois. As it was Halloween, we swiftly decided costumes would… Read more »

#MyrtleMondays: Help Find Peony!

Dear Reader, Myrtle Hardcastle’s loyal sidekick, Peony the Cat, has gone missing in Instagram! Is she lost, catnapped, or off hunting suspects? You can help find her, and win a Myrtle Hardcastle Mysteries prize pack from Algonquin Young Readers!