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Wendy Webb knew from the minute she read A Wrinkle in Time at age eleven that she was destined to be a writer. After two decades as a journalist, writing for varied publications including USA Today, the Huffington Post, the Star Tribune, Midwest Living, and others, Wendy wrote her first novel, The Tale of Halcyon Crane. When it won the 2011 Minnesota Book Award for genre fiction, she started writing fiction full-time. Her second and third novels, The Fate of Mercy Alban and The Vanishing, established her as a leading suspense novelist, who reviewers are calling the Queen of the Northern Gothic. Wendy Webb is editor in chief of Duluth-Superior magazine. A journalist with two decades of experience.
Wendy divides her time between homes in Duluth and Minneapolis, and a cabin on the Gunflint Trail, which is on the border of Minnesota and Canada. She lives with her spouse, editorial photographer Steve Burmeister, and their Alaskan Malamute, Molly. Her son Ben is in college, where he is undoubtedly the most handsome and charming boy on campus.
 

Genres: Horror, Mystery
 
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Wendy Webb recommends
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Midnight on Beacon Street (2024)
Emily Ruth Verona
"Propulsive and riveting from the very first page, Emily Ruth Verona promises to be a dazzling new voice in suspense!"
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The Game She Plays (2023)
Siena Sterling
"Fans of Ruth Ware will love The Game She Plays. Pour your favorite beverage and settle in for a delicious master class in manipulation, as Nicola meets her new man's upper crust friends in an English manor house. What could go wrong, right?"
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Graveyard of Lost Children (2023)
Katrina Monroe
"Dark legends, haunting visions, the dead lurking in the bottom of a well -- just the kind of gothic tale I love curling up with on a rainy night. Graveyard of Lost Children has all that ... but Katrina Monroe had me at 'changeling.'"

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Anthologies containing stories by Wendy Webb
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Zombiesque (2011)
edited by
Stephen L Antczak, James C Bassett and Martin H Greenberg
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The Mammoth Book of Vampire Stories by Women (2001)
(The Mammoth Book of ...)
edited by
Stephen Jones
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The SeaHarp Hotel (1990)
(Greystone Bay, book 3)
edited by
Charles L Grant

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