Edna Buchanan, the
author of fifteen books and numerous short stories, has received
two Edgar nominations, the George Polk Award for Career Achievement
in Journalism, and the Pulitzer Prize for police reporting.
Buchanan's books have been translated into eleven languages and
include COLD CASE SQUAD, THE ICE MAIDEN, YOU ONLY
DIE TWICE, GARDEN OF EVIL, and her classic nonfiction
book, THE CORPSE HAD A FAMILIAR FACE, which Pocket Books recently
reissued. She lives in Miami.