From the Bloody Scotland site: It’s that time of the year again when we reveal the Crime in the Spotlight-ers! Being selected for ‘Crime in the Spotlight’ is like being asked to be the support band on a major stadium tour. A bit like what Travis were to Oasis. Two years ago Graeme Macrae Burnet…Continue reading Crime in the Spotlight, 9th September
We are delighted to have Claire MacLeary in store to discuss her brilliantly received debut novel, Cross Purpose. Waterstones Aberdeen, Tuesday 23rd May 19:00-20:30
Dundee University’s industry day, Write Stuff, was a sell-out, the lecture theatre jam-packed. I was delighted to be back on Dundee’s friendly campus, and to share my experience of the road to publication with students on Dundee’s Writing Study and Practice programme and with members of the public. Readings from my debut crime novel, Cross…Continue reading Claire at Dundee University’s ‘Write Stuff’
Dundee Rep hosted an intimate evening of readings and chat when Eddie Small interviewed crime writer Claire MacLeary. Claire, whose debut crime duo, Cross Purpose was launched in February under the Contraband imprint, hails from Glasgow, but has lived for the past 30 years in Fife. Set in Aberdeen with a nod to Dundee, her…Continue reading Criminal Activities: An Evening with Claire MacLeary and Eddie Small
Cross Purpose comes to Fife. Meet Maggie and Big Wilma on Thursday, 9 March, at Waterstones, St Andrews. Described as “Tartan Noir meets Happy Valley”, the evening will be fun! Tickets are free, and there will be wine!
This Sunday morning (26th February) at The Lemon Tree discussing Aberdeenshire crime in conversation with Russel McLean and Clio Gray at Aberdeen’s new Crimefest, Granite Noir. Then, on Sunday night, joining a host of notable British and Scadinavian crime writers at The Belmont Filmhouse from 9pm onwards for Noir At The Bar.
Excited to be launching my debut crime duo Cross Purpose at Waterstones Argyle Street, Glasgow, on 23rd February. Hope to see you there!