FinalistIn April, 2017 Concrete Becomes Her (the first in the Donner Lake series) was shortlisted for the Unhanged Arthur award for the best unpublished first crime novel.

The Unhanged Arthur award is one of The Crime Writers of Canada’s  Arthur Ellis awards for crime fiction. The awards are named for the “nom de noose” of Canada’s first official hangman.

The Arthur Ellis awards will be announced in Toronto at the May 25th gala. You can find out more about the Crime Writers of Canada and the Arthur Ellis awards here, and for a quick look at the novel, click here.