CWA 2017 Longlist - Alison Bruce

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Alison Bruce is a crime novelist and creator of the Cambridge-based Gary Goodhew series. Her seventh novel is Cambridge Black. She has also written two factual crime books and a number of short stories.

Alison is an RLF Fellow at ARU in Cambridge. She is keen to promote creative writing and frequently speaks at libraries, schools and writers’ groups. Since 2008 she has sponsored Fordham Primary School’s storyteller-of-the-year award and she is the patron of Lakenheath Library in Suffolk.

Alison was born in Croydon, grew up in Swindon and moved near Cambridge in 1998. She is married with two children.

Alison has been longlisted for the CWA Dagger in the Library 2017.

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