News, Interviews & Features
"Marion Lane and The Midnight Murder gives Harry Potter a run for his wand" - The South African
Country Living Magazine names Marion Lane one of 27 "Murder Mystery Books You Won't Be Able To Put Down"
Marion Lane named a "Hot Winter Read" by The Witness Newspaper
Marion Lane makes "Exclusive Books Recommended Reads" for July
Bargain Books Interviews T.A. Willberg
Marion Lane featured in My Weekly
Interview with T.A. Willberg - The Witness South Africa
Guest Column by T.A. Willberg - The Sunday Times South Africa
TA Willberg on writing 'Marion Lane and the Midnight Murder'.
Interview with T.A. Willberg - The Civilian Reader
Let’s start with an introduction: Who is T.A. Willberg? "I suppose I should call myself an author now but until four years ago, I was a full-time Chiropractor specialising in spinal deformities. Writing, other than for scientific papers and essays, just wasn’t a part of my life until I moved from my home country (South Africa) to live and work in Malta."
Interview with T.A. Willberg - L.A. Public Library
T.A. Willberg was born in Johannesburg, South Africa, and holds a chiropractic master's degree from Durban University of Technology. She currently lives in Malta with her partner. Marion Lane and the Midnight Murder is her debut novel and launch of her detective series. She recently talked about it with Daryl Maxwell for the LAPL Blog.
MARION LANE an Amazon Top 12 Book of January & Editor's Pick: Best Mystery
"MARION LANE AND THE MIDNIGHT MURDER by T.A. Willberg reads like Harry Potter for adults—set in foggy 1950s London—with dashes of Kingsman and even a sprinkle of steampunk. Below an unassuming bookshop lies a secret, subterranean detective agency, stunned by a murder in its ranks. Atmospheric world-building, a satisfying locked room mystery, and brave detecting apprentice Marion Lane make this a delightful page-turner."
CRIMEREADS ARTICLE by T.A. Willberg
My debut novel, Marion Lane and the Midnight Murder, centres around a band of private detectives—the Inquirers—operating in an agency hidden beneath the streets of London; gadgets, murders and secrets galore. Thus, as you might imagine, the nature of the private detective (fictional or real) has always fascinated me...
MARION LANE reviewed in THE NEW YORK JOURNAL OF BOOKS
“Best of all, Marion Lane responds to deadly threat with creative assessment, and growth in both expertise and self-esteem, so the promised ongoing series featuring this maturing sleuth has great possibilities . . .”
Author Interview - T.A. Willberg
From the Madeleine Milburn Literary Agency: "We are so excited that our next interview is with debut author T.A. Willberg....
MARION LANE & THE MIDNIGHT MURDER a LibraryReads December Pick!
Library staff from across America have voted for the top 10 books publishing in the month of December...
Trapeze scoops ‘magical’ debut from Willberg in two-book deal
Trapeze has scooped a “magical” historical crime novel from debut author T A Willberg in a two-book deal. Commissioning editor Katie Brown bought UK and Commonwealth rights, excluding Canada, from Hayley Steed at Madeleine Milburn...