Martin Edwards has published sixteen crime novels and more than fifty short stories. His crime fiction has been short-listed for several awards, and in 2008 he won the Crime Writers' Association Short Story Dagger Award for "The Bookbinder's Apprentice." He has edited twenty crime anthologies and contributed essays to many reference books and magazines.
Nominated for the 2023 Edgar Award for Best Critical/Biographical book.
In the first major history of crime fiction in fifty years, The Life of Crime: Detecting the History of Mysteries and their Creators traces the evolution of t...[SEE MORE]