“But you didn’t become anything else,” he said.

About Lori

lori-rader-day-about-sm Lori Rader-Day is the author of the Mary Higgins Clark Award-winning Little Pretty Things and the Anthony Award-winning The Black Hour.


Little Pretty Things

lori-rader-day-author-little-pretty-thingsMotel cleaner Juliet Townsend always came in second to her best friend and rival, but when Maddy is killed, she’s the first person the police want to meet.


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Little Pretty Things won the Mary Higgins Clark Award!


That’s what he thought. He was wrong.

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School’s in this summer

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I’m teaching at two writing workshops this summer, in case you’re seeking some instruction…   In June I’ll be teaching at the Yale Summer Writers’ Workshop. Info here. I’ll be the mystery instructor, and our workshops will focus on mystery and crime fiction. In July I’ll be…

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Guten news to share…

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Guten news! THE DAY I DIED will be published in Germany! Rader is a German name, as it happens, so these are MY PEOPLE calling me home. I have little to no Germanic knowledge but asked my friends (who do speak the language) to suggest one of…

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