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Demons Take New York!

There’s surprises…and then there’s SURPRISES! When The Demonologist was announced as a finalist for the International Thriller Writers Award for Best Hardcover Novel I took it as an enormous honor in itself, and never thought I stood any real chance … More

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The Demonologist on the Sunburst shortlist

Just saw that The Demonologist is on the shortlist for the Sunburst Award! And this as the sun actually appeared outside the window. Coincidence? Obviously not. The Sunburst Award acknowledges excellence for Canadian literature of the fantastic.  My thanks to … More

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The Demonologist a Finalist for the Shirley Jackson Award

Shirley Jackson is the sweetest when it comes to sourness, a shining light in the darkness field. Have you read “The Lottery” or The Haunting of Hill House or We Have Always Lived in the Castle? No?  You must. I’m … More

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The Demonologist a Finalist for ITW Best Novel Award

I learned today that The Demonologist is a finalist for the 2014 International Thriller Writers Award for Best Novel.  Mondays don’t typically come with such pretty bows tied on them, gotta say. So honored to be on a shortlist with … More

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The Demonologist Makes It 9 Weeks

Returned home from the Dark Side Tour appearances in Calgary, Vancouver and Ottawa (all great fun) to see The Demonologist paperback on the Globe and Mail’s bestseller list for a 9th week (in the #9 spot). Scary nice.  And I’m … More

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LIBRIS Longlist

I’m honoured to see today that I’ve been longlisted along with a number of other amazing Canadian authors for the LIBRIS Awards Author of the Year.  And that’s not all!  The Demonologist has been similarly nominated for Fiction Book of … More

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Answering the Proust Questionnaire on The Next Chapter

I’m on CBC Radio’s The Next Chapter with Shelagh Rogers answering the Proust Questionnaire today.  If you missed it, you can hear the podcast at the link below.  (My bit is towards the end, but the whole thing has good … More

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Life Is Like a Box of DEMONOLOGISTS…

The US paperback is here!  (And it will be out everywhere else March 11).

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The Demonologist…is #1!!

In its fourth week out, The Demonologist is #1 on the Globe and Mail’s Canadian bestseller list this weekend!  Thanks to everyone who’s read the book, and maybe talked about it to other people you thought might like it, and … More

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Vote for THE DEMONOLOGIST Today!

It has all come to this. The last day to vote The Demonologist for Best Thriller/Mystery of 2013 in the CBC Bookies! It has been a long and absurd competition, one that, in true Canadian fashion, has a low-stakes but … More

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