Melanie McGrath
Melanie McGrath writes narrative non-fiction and crime novels. Her new novel The Boy in The Snow is published by Mantle.

Murder she wrought

Female thrill-killers are rare in crime fiction. Why is it hard to imagine a woman who murders for pleasure not revenge?

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Essay/Sleep & Dreams

Stories in the night

Insomnia brings many gifts — the noises of the night, the twist of narrative, and a stolen march on time

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On the hard red road

As a road cuts into their rainforest home, the Mayagna people consider how much modernity they really want

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