“Daughters of the North: Jean Gordon and Mary, Queen of Scots”

I’m really happy to share that my new book will finally be published this year. “Daughters of the North: Jean Gordon and Mary, Queen of Scots” will be published by Sandstone Press on 17th March 2022. I’ve been working on this book for some time now: regular readers of this blog might remember me mentioning … More “Daughters of the North: Jean Gordon and Mary, Queen of Scots”

Josephine Tey, Dorothy L. Sayers and the Mystery of the Detection Club

I am delighted to share a very special article which I have co-written with Martin Edwards for CrimeReads: “Josephine Tey and the Detection Club: A Mystery Solved.” When I first wrote my biography of Josephine Tey, I heard that Tey had spoken with fellow Golden Age crime writer Dorothy L. Sayers, but was never able … More Josephine Tey, Dorothy L. Sayers and the Mystery of the Detection Club