The Crime Writers' Association

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Debut Dagger Longlists and Crime Writer’s Week

This year’s Debut Dagger longlist will be announced on Thursday 22 April at 7pm (UK time) as part of the ProWritingAid Crime Writer’s Week, a FREE online festival of crime writing. Sponsor of the Debut Dagger, ProWritingAid, invites you: We are thril...

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