About the Author

Judith Alguire


Judith Alguire is a Kingston, Ontario writer whose previous novels include Pleasantly Dead and The Pumpkin Murders from the Rudley mystery series, named for the cantankerous proprietor of The Pleasant Inn, as well as All Out and Iced, both of which explored the complex relationships of sportswomen on and off the playing field. Her short stories, articles and essays have appeared in such publications as The Malahat Review and Harrowsmith, and she is a past member of the editorial board of the Kingston Whig-Standard. A graduate of Queen’s University, she has recently retired from nursing.