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Marsali Taylor

Scotland (b.1958)

Marsali Taylor grew up near Edinburgh, and came to Shetland as a newly-qualified teacher. She is currently a part-time teacher on Shetlands scenic west side, living with her husband and two Shetland ponies. Marsali is a qualified STGA tourist-guide who is fascinated by history, and has published plays in Shetlands distinctive dialect, as well as a history of women's suffrage in Shetland. She's also a keen sailor who enjoys exploring in her own 8m yacht, and an active member of her local drama group.

Genres: Mystery
Shetland Sailing Mysteries
   1. Death on a Shetland Longship (2012)
     aka Death On a Longship
   2. Buried in a Shetland Tomb (2014)
     aka The Trowie Mound Murders
   3. The Shetland Night Killings (2014)
     aka A Handful of Ash
   4. Grave of a Shetland Sailor (2015)
     aka The Body in the Bracken
   5. The Shetland Poisonings (2016)
     aka Ghosts of the Vikings
   6. Death in Shetland Waters (2017)
   7. Death on a Shetland Isle (2018)
   8. Death from a Shetland Cliff (2020)
   9. The Shetland Sea Murders (2021)
   10. A Shetland Winter Mystery (2021)
   11. Death in a Shetland Lane (2023)
   Wishing on a Star (2015) (with others)
Omnibus editions
   A Case of Crime (2014) (with others)

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