Catherine Astolfo retired in 2002 after a very successful 34 years in education.
Catherine is a past President of Crime Writers of Canada and a Derrick Murdoch Award winner (2012). She was a Zonta Club 2012 Nominee for Women of Achievement.
A meeting place for deadly minds... Thirteen Mesdames of Mayhem bring you a thrilling cocktail of crime fiction, from dark supernatural thrillers to outrageous comedy capers. This merry band of authors includes winners and finalists for the Arthur Ellis awards, Canada's national prize for excellence in crime fiction. An eerie emerald skull holds the clue to a woman's origins...and to murder. A bureaucrat stumbling home on a winter evening sees a lion...or does he? Senior citizens show their mettle...and their sinister side. And, more importantly, how do you get rid of a troublesome body and plan the perfect wedding...at the same time? Within these pages lie the answers!