A daily note on some event in the history of mystery fiction.
Thursday, July 16, 2015
7/16/1940 William G. Tapply is born
July 16, 1940. On this date William G. Tapply was born in Waltham, Massachusetts. His forty-plus books include a series starring Brady Coyne, a Boston attorney. His first mystery, Death at Charity's Point, won the Scribner Crime Novel Award.