The Crime Writers’ Association

The Life of Crime, with Martin Edwards

York Explore Library, York, YO1 7DS

Martin Edwards won the highest honour in UK crime writing, the CWA Diamond Dagger, for his outstanding contribution to the genre. He is President of the Detection Club, a former Chair of the CWA, consultant to the British Library’s Crime Classics and even captain of the series champions in Christmas University Challenge 2022! He discusses his own career as a novelist, short story author and editor, as well as his acclaimed history of crime fiction, The Life of Crime, and how to craft a great crime novel.

This event is part of York Literature Festival and will take place at York Explore Library.

Tickets are £8.00 and available here.

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