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"One of the most finely crafted, beautifully written, and emotionally engaging series in all of crime fiction."
— Linwood Barclay

Forty Words for Sorrow is the "The best Canadian crime thriller ever written."
—National Post

"Blunt writes with the flashing grace of an ice skater skimming over a frozen pond."
New York Times Book Review

By the Time You Read This is "the . . . most beautifully written, deeply felt page-turner of the year."
Kirkus

“I wish I had written Forty Words for Sorrow.”
—Tony Hillerman

Breaking Lorca is "a tour de force . . . an unforgettable window into the human capacity for cruelty and courage."
The Globe and Mail

Forty Words for Sorrow is “Brilliant. One of the finest crime novels I’ve ever read.”
—Jonathan Kellerman

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GB receiving honorary degree
GB receives an honorary EdD

Until the Night
Arthur Ellis Award Winner

GB’s new standalone novel, The Hesitation Cut, will be published by Random House Canada in August 2015.

GB is at Read by the Sea on Saturday, July 11, 2015 in River John, Nova Scotia

GB was awarded an honorary degree from Nipissing University on June 12, 2014.