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The Taste of Wormwood Keith Mc CarthyCWA Debut Dagger Longlist Announced

We are delighted to announce the long list for the CWA Debut Dagger 2015.











The longlisted authors are:

Kate Evans                                       The Art of the Imperfect
Nigel Robbins                                 The Pure Drop
Kate Simants                                   Lock Me In
Mirandi Riwoe                                The Mystery of Heloise Chancey
Chris Blackford                               Nick Off
Mark Furness                                   Five Blind Eyes
Greg Keen                                          Last of the Soho Legends
Jill Sawyer                                         The Ice Coffin
Winnie M Li                                       Dark Chapter
Samantha Bacchus                            Portrayal
Colleen Tully Steel                             Darke House

The next stage of the competition is the short-list announcement on Friday 15th May at CrimeFest. Then the winner will be announced on Monday 30th June at The CWA Dagger Awards Dinner.

As ever, we are delighted that there are so many writers out there who took the time to enter into this competition.