Deborah Crombie

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Deborah Crombie
Deborah Crombie
Crombie at the 2014 Texas Book Festival.
Born Deborah Darden
Dallas, Texas
Occupation Author
Language English
Alma mater Austin College
Genre Mystery
Notable works Dreaming of the Bones
Notable awards
  • Macavity Award, 1998, 2009
  • New York Times Book of the Year, 1997

Deborah Crombie (née Darden) is an American author of the Duncan Kincaid / Gemma James mystery series set in the United Kingdom.[1] Crombie was raised in Richardson, Texas, and has lived in the United Kingdom.[2] She now lives in McKinney, Texas.

Crombie studied biology at Austin College[3] and was a writing student of Warren Norwood at Tarrant County College.


Duncan Kincaid & Gemma James series


  1. ^ Donoghue, Steve (17 January 2012). "Book review: 'No Mark Upon Her' by Deborah Crombie". The Washington Post. 
  2. ^ "Biography". Deborah Crombie website. Retrieved 27 March 2014. 
  3. ^ page 55, Great Women Mystery Writers, 2nd Ed. by Elizabeth Blakesley Lindsay, 2007, publ. Greenwood Press, ISBN 0-313-33428-5

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