Alex Crimewriters

The Alex Dictionary of Crimewriters contains information about crime and mystery authors from around the world

The dictionary contains all kinds of crime stories, including whodunnits, police procedurals, spy stories, hardboiled detective stories, psychological thrillers....

A literary figures index makes it possible to search for hundreds of literary figures in the world of crime literature.

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Griffiths, Elly
1963 -

The English author Domenica Maxted – known as a crime writer under the pseudonym Elly Griffiths – was born in London as Domenica de Rosa. Her father is of Italian descent, her mother English. When Domenica was five years old, the family moved to Brighton, and she has lived in or just outside the cit...

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