Effie Merryl is an ex-cop who spends her time between the North East of England and Central Scotland.She won the first Bloody Scotland Pitch Perfect in 2012 with the pitch that will hopefully become her debut crime novel. She is the pseudonymous author of a ‘faction’ book of memoirs published by Harper Collins in 2013.
She has had over 150 short stories published online and in print, many of which have been placed in competitions (2004 – present).
Her short story collection, Bowl of Cherries, contains some of her best prize winners, and is released on Amazon Kindle under the name F.E. Birch.
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