E R Brown is the author of Almost Criminal, a critically-praised debut novel that was a finalist for an Edgar Award and an Arthur Ellis Award and named a Book of the Year by the 49th Shelf.

An award-winning advertising writer, his short stories have been published nationally and dramatized by the CBC.

He edits manuscripts by private arrangement, and, once a month, provides one-on-one free manuscript consults at the West Vancouver Public Library. Contact consults@sfu.ca for details.