Dorothy Cannell
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Dorothy Cannell

Dorothy was born in Nottingham, England and came to the U.S. in 1963. She married Julian Cannell and they lived in Peoria, Illinois, from 1965 to 2004. They then moved to Maine where they now reside with their two dogs, Teddy and Watson.

Dorothy became an aspiring writer after taking English 110 at Illinois Central College and being encouraged to write for publication by the class teacher. Seven years later she sold her first short story.

Her first novel, The Thin Woman published in 1984 has been selected as one of the 100 favorite mysteries of the Twentieth Century by the Mystery Book Sellers of America. In 2014, Dorothy received a Lifetime Achievement Award from Malice Domestic. Dorothy has published eighteen novels and a collection of short stories.

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Best Sellers

    • Sea Glass Summer

    • By: Dorothy Cannell
    • Narrated by: Kirsten Potter
    • Length: 12 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 11

    Recovering from a painful divorce, Sarah Draycott has moved to the picturesque village of Sea Glass on the Maine coast in order to make a fresh start....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I LOVED THIS BOOK

    • By Anonymous User on 10-06-18

    Regular price: $34.99

    • The Trouble with Harriet

    • By: Dorothy Cannell
    • Narrated by: Barbara Rosenblat
    • Length: 8 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 23
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 22

    Ellie Haskell aspires to live a perfectly normal life. But bizarre events and outlandish characters keep landing on her doorstep....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Haskell books better on the page

    • By H on 01-06-13

    Regular price: $21.52

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