Margaret Maron

North Carolina’s own Margaret Maron is the author of award-winning mystery novels, including the mystery series featuring the beloved character District Court Judge Deborah Knott. The most recent Deborah Knott installment, The Buzzard Table, was ranked number two on the Baker & Taylor mystery bestseller list. Maron is past president of Mystery Writers of America and Sisters in Crime. She received the North Carolina Award for Literature in 2008.