“It occurs to me, as I sit here in my liquefied state, that Pussycat is of a mind to do ungood to the Fab Four.”

From Pussycat, Pussycat

Stephen Ross

Crime and mystery author

Early morning emails are lots of fun, especially when you get informed that one of your stories has been nominated for an award. This week, I learnt that PUSSYCAT, PUSSYCAT (which appeared in the Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine last year) has been nominated for a 2015 Thriller Award. The winner will be announced in New York on Saturday July 11. Craig Sisterson over at Crime Watch has posted a nice article about this.



    Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine

    September/October 2014

    This story has been nominated for a 2015 Thriller Award (for Best Short Story) by the International Thriller Writers Organization.

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