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Sisters in Crime 30th

Kate Flora, Brunonia Barry, Ruth, and Hallie Ephron celebrate the Sisters in Crime 30th Anniversary at the Leomister Public Library.

Sisters in Crime 30th
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Ruth and fellow writers at Malice Domestic 2012 on the "If Lucy Ricardo were a Sleuth" panel.

Malice Domestic 2012
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Ruth’s short mystery “Skye Farm Standoff” will be published in Level Best Books upcoming anthology Dead Calm: Crime Stories by New England Writers. (November 2011)

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Ruth and fellow SinC/NE writers discuss mystery writing at her old hometown library in Prospect, CT.

Prospect Library
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Congratulations to Hank Phillippi Ryan whose short story, "On the House," (Level Best Books) won the 2009 AGATHA AWARD for Best Short Story!

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Ruth and Jan Brogan discuss writing mysteries at Dedham Public Library.

Ruth and Jan
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I'm thrilled to announce that my short story, "No Flowers for Stacey," (DEADFALL: CRIME STORIES BY NEW ENGLAND WRITERS) won the 2009 Derringer Award for Best Flash Fiction, presented by the Short Mystery Fiction Society at Bouchercon 2009. derringer award
In photo: Clark Howard, Golden Derringer Award; Ruth M. McCarty, Derringer Award for Best Flash Story; Linda Landrigan, Editor AHMM; Janet Hutchings Editor EQMM; Jim Doherty, SMFS. (Click image for larger version.)

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I'm a judge for the Al Blanchard award this year. For information on how to submit a story, please visit website of the New England Crime Bake.

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My short story, "No Flowers for Stacey," appears in DEADFALL: CRIME STORIES BY NEW ENGLAND WRITERS, the latest anthology published by Level Best Books.

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