bruce-alisonAlison Bruce

Copywriter, editor and graphic designer since 1992, has more than thirty years of experience in communications for business, government, education and community organizations. She has served on and with multiple volunteer boards and is currently the Executive Director of Crime Writers of Canada.

Alison is the author of history, mystery and paranormal suspense novels. Four of her novels have been finalists for genre awards.


  • Deadly Season, Best Novella Finalist, 2016 CWC Awards of Excellence (Arthur Ellis Awards)
  • Deadly Legacy, Runner-Up (placing second), 2015 Easychair Bookshop Competition (AU)
  • A Bodyguard to Remember, Finalist, 2015 Easychair Bookshop Competition (AU)
  • Under A Texas Star (as The El Paso Trail), Finalist, 2010 Textnovel Competition


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