49th shelfE. R. Brown is the author of Almost Criminal, a crime novel based in the Pacific Northwest. This critically-praised debut novel was nominated for an Edgar Award (Best Paperback Original) and an Arthur Ellis Award (Best First Novel), and named a 2014 Book of the Year by the 49th Shelf.

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Stop, You're Killing Me!

Stop, You're Killing Me!

Stop, You're Killing Me! is an Agatha-award-winning website and Facebook page dedicated to the mystery novel. Or as they put it, "A website to die for.. if you love mysteries." The site is enormous! The Facebook page is more manageable, and frequently highlights a new and recommended novel. Somehow, I missed their coverage of Almost Criminal, so this is a belated shout out and thank you. I recommend that you visit their page and site, and learn about new crime and mystery novels that you really ought to read.... read on