Katherine Hall Page, Agatha Award-winning mystery novelist

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Malice Domestic's Lifetime Achievement Award

At Malice XXVIII Katherine joined a noteworthy pantheon of writers: Tony Hillerman, Sara Paretsky, Sue Grafton, Dick Francis, Robert Barnard, Mary Stewart, Mary Higgins Clark, Dorothy Cannell, Margaret Maron, Joan Hess and others.

On sale now The Body in the Wardrobe!

Sophie Maxwel, last seen in The Body in the Birches, has come to Savannah to be with her new husband, Will. But nothing throws cold water on a hot relationship faster than a dead body. Worse for Sophie, no one believes the body she knows she saw is real.

Fortunately, Sophie has a good friend in Faith Fairchild and they team up again to unmask a killer.

The mass market edition of The Body in the Birches, set on Sanpere Island, Maine, is out now. The book is available at:

Check out PW's terrific review here

"Katherine Hall Page is my favorite writer of the traditional mystery." - Harlan Coben

New updates!

Don't forget to check the recipes and tour schedule pages. Let Katherine know which recipe is your favorite.

Have Faith in Your Kitchen!

Four years ago Katherine published her series cookbook, Have Faith in Your Kitchen, with renowned Orchises Press in Alexandria, VA. The combination of recipes from the books, the Author's Notes, and lovely vintage culinary images has drawn praise from all over the globe. Perfect for gift giving, or a treat for yourself. Order here. One of Katherine's mottos, remember, is "Whodunit is irrevocably tied to Whoateit"! (Check out the spring photo and recipe on our recipes page)

Small Plates

The response to Katherine's collection of short stories has been terrific. Here's Jacqueline Cutler's Star-Ledger review. You can get a copy of Small Plates from your favorite book seller, or from here.

An excerpt from one of the short stories is available here.

Katherine also has something else out now!

Katherine has an essay, "Sweet Auburn's Shades" in Dead in Good Company. Check it out here

Katherine loves to hear from readers; click on Contact to send her your thoughts.

Don't forget to check out our updated recipe, media & book pages!

More news - Our media page has a number of radio and TV interviews that were part of the tour for 2009-2016 including Magic 106.7, WBCN, WBAI, and Library Lovefest

  • Please be sure to visit our newly-updated media / photo page for podcasts and more.
  • Page's entire backlist is in print, available from Avon Books as well as in large print from HarperLuxe, in eBook formats and many as an audio book from Dreamscape.
  • Katherine loves the site, www.teensreadstoo.com! The Body in the Sleigh is a featured selection. Her adult mysteries are suitable for teens. If you've come to my website, from Teens Read Too, have fun exploring. If you would like to drop me a line, you may do so from the contact page (links at top and bottom, and here)
  • She is now the first person in the history of Malice Domestic to win all three Agatha Awards: Best First Novel, Best Novel, and Best Short Story. Katherine was the Guest of Honor at Malice Domestic XVIII.
  • Check out Katherine's blog entry, Make Mine Murder, by clicking here

Librarians: a special Author's Note for you

Sisters in Crime Library Lottery

Monthly grants of $1,000 will be awarded to libraries (for general book acquisition).
For information on how to enter, visit www.sistersincrime.org

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