Joining her father -- three-time Edgar Award Winner and 2009 Grand Master James Lee Burke -- Alafair Burke has been nominated by the Mystery Writers of American for their annual Edgar Award for Best Novel for her 2016 book, The Ex (coming in paperback January 31, 2017).
The Ex is also a hit in Italy! Know there as La ragazza nel parco (The Girl in the Park), it was included in the Top 100 Bestsellers of 2016 list published by La Stampa.
We are so pleased for Alafair, who says:
In addition, the New England Law Review selected THE EX to serve as its centerpiece for an upcoming symposium, “The Novelization of the Criminal Justice System and its Effect on Pop Culture.” Open to public, Feb 9, 4-6 pm, 154 Stuart St, Boston, Mass.