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Katherine Black

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Katherine was born and raised in Texas but has spent most of her life in England. Her background is in art history. She recently completed the UEA MA in Crime Fiction. Her first novel, No Fouler Fiend (retitled A Most Unusual Demise for publication), came third in the Yeovil Literary Prize Novel Category. Her second novel, Lufkin, Texas (unpublished), was longlisted for the Debut Dagger and was a finalist for a Pageturner Award. Katherine is a lover of travel, art, good food and eccentric people.

Katherine writes The Most Unusual Mysteries series and can be found on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, TikTok, Amazon, Goodreads and Bookbub.




Other Awards

Yeovil Literary Prize – Novel Category, 3rd place 2021

Finalist Pageturner Award Writing Mentorship 2022

Finalist Pageturner Award Writing Award 2022

Books by Katherine Black

  • A Most Malicious Messenger A Most Malicious Messenger


  • A Most Unusual Demise A Most Unusual Demise


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