The Crime Writers' Association

D B CarewD. B. Carew


D.B. (Derrick) Carew was born in Newfoundland and Labrador and has called British Columbia, Canada home for the past eighteen years where he lives with his wife and their two children.

D.B. has a Masters degree in Social Work and has been a social worker at a provincial forensic psychiatric hospital for the past fourteen years.

D.B.’s first book, The Killer Trail, was short listed in 2013 for the Crime Writers’ Association Debut Dagger, and was released by NeWest Press on May 15, 2014. D.B.’s second in the trilogy, Breakdown, is presently with the publisher and he is working on his third, Bad Seed. 


Other Awards

Shortlisted in 2013 for the CWA Debut Dagger

Books by D. B. Carew

  • The Killer Trail D.B. Carew The Killer Trail