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William Deverell

William Deverell s acclaimed first novel, Needles , which drew on his experiences as a criminal lawyer, won the $50,000 Seal Award. Since then he has published thirteen further novels, including Trial of Passion , for which he won the Hammett Prize for literary excellence in crime writing and Canada s Arthur Ellis Award for best crime novel. He won the Arthur Ellis Best Novel Award again in 2006 for April Fool . He winters in Costa Rica and spends his summers on Pender Island in B.C. From the...See more