Mystery Books

Mystery Movies

  • The Yellow Sea

    Desperate to pay off mounting debts, a young man living in China agrees to carry out an assassination in South Korea. But soon the

  • The Butterfly Effect (Infinifilm Edition)

    Butterfly Effect, The (DVD)Ashton Kutcher stars as a man who has lost track of time. From an early age, crucial

  • Solaris

    Superstar George Clooney turns in a stellar performance in this "brilliant sci-fi movie" (New York Daily News) from Academy Award

  • A Beautiful Mind (Widescreen)(2001)

    Winner of 4 Academy Awards, including Best Picture, A Beautiful Mind is directed by Academy Award winner Ron Howard and produced b

  • Primal Fear

    Clever twists and a bona fide surprise ending make this an above-average courtroom thriller, tapping into the post-O.J. scrutiny o

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Mystery Authors

Rhys Bowen biography

 

 

Rhys Bowen

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Janet Quin-Harkin is the author of more than one hundred books.

In the 1990s Quin-Harkin turned to writing mystery novels for adults under the name Rhys Bowen. "The Seal of the Confessional," which appears in the anthology Unholy Orders, was a finalist for the Agatha and Anthony awards. "Doppelganger," from the anthology Blood on their Hands, won the 2004 Anthony Award for best short story (both written under the name Rhys Bowen). She currently writes three series under this name: one featuring a British aristocrat, Lady Georgiana "Georgie", in 1930's England, one featuring an Irish immigrant, Molly Murphy, living in early 1900s New York City, and one featuring a Welsh police constable named Evan Evans.

Murphy's Law, the first in the Molly Murphy series, won the 2001 Agatha Award for Best Novel, and the second in the series Death of Riley, was a finalist for the 2002 Agatha Award for Best Novel.

She is the best-selling novelist author of the Boyfriend Club, a series of 4 freshmen girls in Alta Mesa High School (Arizona): Roni, Ginger, Justine and Karen.

Information source: wikipedia