A daily note on some event in the history of mystery fiction.
Sunday, February 5, 2017
2/5/1915 Margaret Millar in view
February 5, 1915. Margaret Millar was born on this date in Kitchener, Ontario. She wrote more than twenty novels, including the Edgar Award-winning Beast in View. The Mystery Writers of America named her Grand Master in 1983. H.R.F. Keating called her "surely one of late twentieth-century crime fiction's best writers."