Louise Penny

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Louise Penny

Canadian author of mystery novels set in the Canadian province of Quebec centred on the work of Chief Inspector Armand Gamache of the Sûreté du Québec add

Category: Literature

Born in 1958.

Countries: France (33%), United Kingdom (33%), Canada (33%)

Main connections: Samuel de Champlain, Nathaniel Parker

Linked to: Crime Writers' Association, McGill University

 

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Louise Penny was born in 1958 add something


1979

Penny earned a Bachelor of Applied Arts from Ryerson Polytechnical Institute in 1979 add something


2009

In 2009, Penny helped to launch a new award for aspiring Canadian mystery writers, the Unhanged Arthur for Best Unpublished First Novel add something


2010

Samuel de Champlain - The search for Champlain's remains supplies a key plot-line in the crime writer Louise Penny's 2010 novel, "Bury Your Dead"


2012

"Still Life" went into production in the fall of 2012, with British actor Nathaniel Parker cast as Chief Inspector Gamache add something


2013

In 2013, she was made a Member of the Order of Canada "for her contributions to Canadian culture as an author shining a spotlight on the Eastern Townships of Quebec" add something

 

The movie did air on CBC TV in 2013 add something


2016

Her husband Michael died on September 18th, 2016 add something

 

Her husband Michael died on September 18, 2016 add something