Larry M. Edwards is an award-winning investigative journalist and author. His most recent book, Dare I Call It Murder? — A Memoir of Violent Loss, won first place in the 2012 San Diego Book Awards (unpublished memoir). As a journalist, he has won four Best of Show awards from the San Diego Press Club in addition to many other awards during his 25 years in journalism.
He has served as business editor at San Diego Magazine as well as editor of The Log Newspapers, Maritime Quarterly and The T Sector. He contributed regularly to Sailing World and Grand Prix Sailor, and worked as a stringer for the Associated Press while covering the America’s Cup and other sailing competitions. Edwards currently works as a freelance writer, book editor, and publishing consultant in San Diego, Calif., where he lives with his birding-enthusiast wife, Janis Cadwallader.
Born in Seattle, he grew up in Kirkland, graduating from Lake Washington High School and the University of Washington. After graduation, he taught school in Tacoma, Wash.
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Dare I Call It Murder?
Larry Edwards unmasks the emotional trauma of violent loss as he ferrets out new facts to get at the truth of how and why his parents were killed.
“. . . chilling . . . palpable . . . powerful . . .” —Kirkus Reviews
Pulitzer Prize nominee - 2014
Benjamin Franklin Award nominee - 2014
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