The first Deborah Knott novel, Bootlegger's Daughter, received all four of the major mystery awards, and the series has grown stronger and more popular with each new book. Now New York Times bestselling author Margaret Maron has gathered some of Deborah's shorter adventures in Tales From Colleton County. Here you'll find a dozen stories of mystery and mayhem beginning with the very first tale from Colleton County, North Carolina, and concluding with a never-before-published Deborah Knott story. From the courtroom to church, from holidays to nuptials, Judge Deborah Knott, the bootlegger's daughter, continues to entertain us.
"She is one of the most seamless Southern writers since Margaret Mitchell." Publishers Weekly
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About the Author
Award-winning and bestselling mystery author Margaret Maron is best known for her Deborah Knott series, set in Maron’s native North Carolina, and the Sigrid Harald series featuring an NYPD detective. Her first novel starring Judge Deborah Knott, Bootlegger’s Daughter, was critically acclaimed and won a slew of awards (the Edgar, Agatha, Anthony, and Macavity awards for Best Novel). In 2008, Maron received the North Carolina Award for Literature, the highest civilian honor the state bestows on its authors