Catriona McPherson

Catriona McPherson writes a series of 1920s detective stories and a separate strand of contemporary psychological syspense.
Her novels have won two Anthony awards, an Agatha, three Bruce Alexanders, two Macavitys, a Falchion, and an IndieFab Gold in the USA and been shortlisted for a CWA dagger and an MWA Edgar.
Her historical series is under option with STV.
Catriona was born in a village outside Edinburgh in 1965 and educated at Edinburgh University, leaving with a Ph.D. in Linguistics.  After a few years as a university lecturer, she has been writng full-time since 2000. 

She lives in northern California.