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The next Detective William Murdoch Mystery novel - Let Darkness Bury The Dead…

After writing four WW2 novels featuring DCI Tom Tyler, after a 10 year hiatus, there will be a new Detective Murdoch mystery novel.
The famous detective, now 23 years older since we last saw him, has had many changes in his life since A Journeyman to Grief, and is needed to solve a case set in [...]

Sneak peak of the next episode of Murdoch Mysteries written by Maureen Jennings

Link here to view a preview of “The Missing” airing Monday, January 23rd @ 8pm on CBC

Congrats to the nominees for this year’s Canadian Screen Awards

Murdoch Mysteries is nominated in the following categories:
Best tv movie Murdoch Christmas
Best Writing Peter Mitchell
Best Actress for dramatic special Helene Joy
Best Music Rob Carli
Best At Direction Armondo and Kent
Best Wardrobe Alex Reda
Best Direction for dramatic special Michael McGowan
Best Makeup and Hair Deb Drennan and Shirley Bond
Best Guest actor William Shatner

Maureen’s next novel will be a new Detective William Murdoch Mystery

“Let Darkness Bury The Dead” will be published in the Fall of 2017 and deals with an older William Murdoch. Set in 1917 during the home front of WWl Toronto. More details to follow soon, the novel will be the first Murdoch Mystery published in the past 10 years.

Murdoch Mysteries season 10 premieres on Monday Oct 10 on CBC across the country

MURDOCH MYSTERIES now in its 10th season and marking 150 episodes of the series, continues to follow the heroes at the Toronto Constabulary as they solve crimes inspired by Canadian history and international celebrities of the early 20th century.
Season 10 kicks off in grand style with a two-part mystery set in the world of Toronto [...]

Maureen’s appearances for the Fall season to promote Dead Ground In Between

Eden Mills writers Festival Sunday Sept 18 @ 4:30-5:30 link
The Mysterious Bookshop - NYC - Thursday Sept 22 @ 11 am
Toronto Word on the Street -Sunday Sept 25 @ 3:45 in the Great Books Marquee
The Runnymede library in Toronto Wednesday October 12 @ 7 pm
County of Lexington & Addington One Book festival -   October [...]

Toronto Star Canadian Fiction Bestseller list

Dead Ground In Between, published 5 days ago, hits the Toronto Star Canadian Fiction Bestseller list in the first week of publication!

Saturday August 6
Bestsellers

The books Canadians bought this week.
Canadian fiction
1. Milk and Honey, Rupi Kaur, Andrews McMeel
2. The Illegal, Lawrence Hill, HarperCollins
3. Plague, C.C. Humphreys, Doubleday Canada
4. Fire, C.C. Humphreys, Doubleday Canada
5. Fifteen Dogs, Andre Alexis, Coach House Books
6. We’re All [...]

Join us for the launch of Dead Ground In Between


The Tom Tyler series is optioned for TV

Link here to read all about the producer and the project.

Production begins on Season 10 of Murdoch Mysteries

Another Downton Abbey cast member will guest star in the CBC series. Read the Toronto Star article on the news here of the commencement of production for season 10,