MWA Northwest Blog

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Welcome to a growing library of posts by  writers and publishing professionals on craft, marketing, the business of writing, and more.

Writer Spotlight Wednesday: Glen Erik Hamilton & Island of Thieves

Island of Thieves is the sixth book in my series featuring semi-reformed professional burglar Van Shaw.  Shaw was raised by his career criminal grandfather and became a prodigy in the art of purloining others’ goods before he escaped into the Army and served with distinction in the Rangers for most of a decade.  Now back home in Seattle, he’s making ends meet however he can.

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About the Mystery Writers of America

MWA is the premier organization for mystery writers, mystery readers, and professionals in the mystery and crime-writing fields. The Northwest Chapter serves members of MWA who live in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Alaska.

MWA-NW offers a variety of services to chapter members, including dinner meetings with guest speakers, a regular newsletter with news, professional education, and more.

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Learn how you can join the leading association for professional crime writers in the United States.