World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Caro Ramsay

Article Id: WHEBN0022946781
Reproduction Date:

Title: Caro Ramsay  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: List of Scottish writers, List of female detective/mystery writers, Tartan Noir
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Caro Ramsay

Caro Ramsay
Born Govan, Scotland
Nationality Scottish
Genres Tartan Noir, crime fiction

Caro Ramsay is a Scottish writer of crime fiction. Her first three novels are police procedurals, set in Glasgow, featuring DI Colin Anderson and DS Costello.


Caro was born in Govan, on Glasgow's south side. A graduate of the British School of Osteopathy, she runs a large osteopath centre in West Scotland, treating animals and humans, and writes in her spare time.

Her first novel 'Absolution' was shorted listed for the New Blood Dagger and her second 'Singing to the dead' was long listed for the Theakston's crime book of the year 2010. The third in the series, Dark Water, was published on 4 August 2010, and the fourth book 'The Blood Of Crows' was published in September 2012.


  • Absolution (2007)
  • Singing to the Dead (2009)
  • Dark Water (2010)
  • Blood Of Crows (2012)

Note that Tambourine Girl was the working title of Singing to the Dead, not a separate book.

External links

  • Caro Ramsay's homepage
  • Article in the Scotsman

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.