Title Profile & Character Information

Bootlegger's Daughter

Annotation
This smart, sassy series introduces Deborah Knott, candidate for district judge--and daughter of an infamous bootlegger. Deborah's campaigning is interrupted when disturbing new evidence surrrounding a murder that has never been solved surfaces and she is implored to investigate.

Awards
1993  Edgar Awards (Edgar Allan Poe Awards)
1993  Anthony Award
1993  Agatha Award

Characters
NameKnott, Deborah
GenderFemale
OccupationLawyer

GenreSouthern fiction
Mystery
    --Detective, Amateur
    --Cozy
    --Women sleuths
Fiction
TopicsUnsolved murders
Politics
Elections
SettingColleton County, North Carolina
Small town


Series
  Deborah Knott mystery
1Bootlegger's daughter
2Southern discomfort
3Shooting at loons
4Up jumps the devil
5Killer market
6Home fires burning
7Storm track
8Uncommon clay
9Slow dollar
10High country fall
11Rituals of the season
12Winter's child
13Hard row
14Death's half acre
15Sand sharks