While Bomb Girls did not win for Best Dramatic Series, there was a great celebration of not only Bomb Girls, but Murdoch Mysteries too and the exciting time for Maureen’s work in Canadian Television. Stay tuned, 2014 has some amazing surprises in store .
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A deal was made today with Maureen’s UK publisher for the next two books in the Tom Tyler series. No Know Grave, the third book in the Tyler series set during ww2 in Shropshire, will be published this coming Fall in the US, Canada, and the UK.
The Toronto Star Saturday edition - March 1, 2014
Today, Maureen and her publisher agreed on a deal that will see DCI Tom Tyler, appear in book numbers 4 & 5 in the series set in Shropshire UK during WW2. The first two books in the series, Season Of Darkness and Beware This Boy have both received critical acclaim in the UK and North [...]
The story idea for the series was inspired from the research Maureen did for Beware This Boy. The Canadian Screen Awards just announced that Bomb Girls received 6 nominations!:
*Best Dramatic Series
*Best Photography in a Dramatic Program or Series - Eric Cayla
*Best Costume Design – Debra Hanson
*Best Achievement in Makeup - Eva Coudouloux, Katerina Chovanec
Birmingham Post today in the UK, read the whole article here
Read the entire Toronto Star Article here
“Maureen Jennings, Toronto writer who created the Detective William Murdoch character, drew early inspiration from memoirs of real-life Victorian sleuth John Wilson Murray………..”
The seventh season of Murdoch Mysteries - which runs an extended length of 18 episodes – will receive its UK premiere on UKTV’s Alibi channel on Monday January 27th at 9pm, it has been announced.
Based on the series of novels by Maureen Jennings, Murdoch Mysteries is set at the turn of the 20th century and [...]
Happy to announce today that Mondadori, the Italian publisher of the Murdoch novels, have purchased the next two in the series. Mondadori issued the first three this past year and now have done so well with them they purchased, 4 and 5…Let Loose The Dogs and Night’s Child….
Just announced that Netflix will be showing Murdoch Mysteries in a new deal with CBC. Read about it here