ABOUT SHE KILLS LIT
Carole Kennedy writes under her Irish name, C.S. O’Cinneide (oh-kin-ay-da). Her debut novel, Petra’s Ghost, a dark thriller set on the Camino de Santiago, was a nominee in the Goodreads Choice Awards 2019. The Starr Sting Scale, her first book in the witty noir Candace Starr Crime Series was published by Dundurn Press in February 2020.
On her blog at She Kills Lit, she seeks to spotlight and celebrate women writers of thriller and noir. See here for her manifesto as to why.
PRAISE FOR C.S. O’CINNEIDE
Cold and gripping crime novel – The Globe and Mail
Witty series…Candace’s appealingly amoral worldview coupled with her vast range of eccentric acquaintances and family is sure to provide more murderous fun as the series develops – Publishers Weekly
The tense, first-person, present-tense narration—and the looming question of the narrator’s reliability—ratchets up the suspense, and soon enough we find ourselves all in with Candace, whatever she’s up to. – Booklist
A tough, deadly type who just might surprise you. – Kirkus Reviews
Goodreads Choice Awards 2019 Nominee
C.S. O’Cinneide uses the archaic rituals and settings of the Camino de Santiago pilgrimage in rural Spain, to tell a very modern ghost story. – Toronto Star
A “Wicked Good Read” – Library Journal