Review: Verge | Lesfic Underbelly
Lesfic Underbelly has posted a rather animated review of Verge, by Z. Egloff. Check it out:
Kelly and Val on Women-Stirred Radio
Val McDermid and Kelly Smith were interviewed on Women-Stirred Radio on Feb 4, 2010. You can listen to the interview here. You can find out more about Women-Stirred on their website: http://woman-stirred.blogspot.com
Review: A Field Guide to Deception | AfterEllen.com
Similar to Malone's celebrated debut novel, Red Audrey and the Roping, her new novel is an engaging exploration of a fairly straightforward but compelling premise: who and how we love is often connected to what we need. Liv and Claire's relationship is as inevitable...
Review: Verge | Lambda Book Report
In November, Lambda Literary News reviewed Verge, the first novel by Z Egloff, published earlier this year (and featured in our August newsletter). The verdict? A book that begins quietly before picking up pace and “sweeping the reader up in a whirlwind.”
Val in Curve and HuffPo
Curve features an article with Val McDermid, who describes her childhood growing up in a mining community. The interview coincides with publication of A Darker Domain featuring a new character, DI Karen Pirie “as fascinating and nuanced as any McDermid character yet”.
Interview with Val McDermid | Women in Hollywood
For an interview to tie in with last month’s broadcast of A Place of Execution, Women and Hollywood, Val was asked once again about violence — and women writing about violence. (And yes, she admits to getting pretty frustrated about being misquoted and misinterpreted.)
Bywater Books in Provincetown
As regular readers will know, Bywater Books teamed up with Kate Clinton to host the first annual Laugh Out Loud panel, and the film is now up on the web.
Video: Bywater Books Booksigning at Womencrafts
A short clip of Bywater authors Cynn, Z, Marcia, Mari, Bett, and Marianne at a booksigning at Womecrafts in Provincetown.
Val McDermid on Open Book – Neglected Classics
Val McDermid appeared on Open Book on BBC Radio 4. The program invited 10 authors to champion a book they believe has been unfairly neglected. Listeners were invited to listen to all 10 nominations and then choose the book they feel deserves to be remembered; the...
Val McDermid’s “A Place of Execution” on PBS
An adaptation of Val’s thriller A Place of Execution was shown, in two parts, on PBS last November.