The Mysterious Lives of Mystery Writers by Inkspot

If you’ve been following my blog, you know I’m a big fan of mystery books and writers and, in particular, a fan of Josephine Tey (Elizabeth MacKintosh).  I came across this interesting post on the crime fiction blog, Inkspot, this week.  I think you’ll enjoy it for my Sunday Reblog.


Thursday, September 22nd

The Mysterious Lives Of Mystery Writers

NU_josephine_teyBack in February of this year I blogged about the disappearance of Agatha Christie in my post, Wherefore Art Thou Agatha?  But Agatha isn’t the only golden age mystery writer cloaked in her own mystery.

Elizabeth MacKintosh, a.k.a. Gordon Daviot, a.k.a. Josephine Tey as she’s known in literary circles, led a very private life. Even her close friends didn’t know her well. What is known about her life, such as Tey giving up teaching . . .

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Having taught elementary school for more than 25 years and been involved in many amazing technology and curriculum projects, I find I've developed a myriad of interests based on literature I've read and music I've heard. I've followed The Wright Three to Chicago, Ansel Adams to Colorado, The Kon Tiki Expedition to Easter Island, Simon & Garfunkel lyrics to New York City, Frank Lloyd Wright to Fallingwater, Pennsylvania, and have only just begun.
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