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Nora Charles

A pseudonym used by Noreen Wald

Noreen lives in downtown Sarasota, Florida, across the street from the Performing Arts Center, with her husband, Steve. Their sons visit often. Hey, surf and sun are great lures.

Noreen is the immediate past president of the Florida Chapter of Mystery Writers of America. She previously served four years as the founding president of MWA-Mid-Atlantic Chapter, and also served terms as both the Executive Vice President and the Secretary for Mystery Writers of America's National Board of Directors.

As Nora Charles, Noreen is the author of Berkley Prime Crime's South Florida Senior Sleuth Series starring Kate Kennedy as a modern Ms. Marple.

Noreen has lectured at the Smithsonian, the CIA , the National Press Club and aboard the QE II. She taught at the Writer's Center in Bethesda, MD and at the Florida Center for the Book in Fort Lauderdale. 27 of her students have been published.

She now teaches for the Pierian Springs Academy in Sarasota.

Genres: Mystery
Senior Sleuth
   1. Death with an Ocean View (2004)
   2. Who Killed Swami Schwartz? (2004)
   3. Death Is a Bargain (2005)
   4. Hurricane Homicide (2006)
   5. Death Rides the Surf (2007)

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