Nebraska Authors

Julie Wallin Kaewert

Born 1959 Omaha, NE (USA)

Omaha native and Omaha Westside graduate Julie Kaewert began to write mysteries after working for a London publisher. She lived in Bloomsbury for a time, and later made it a setting for her novels. Her detective series explores the intricacies of publishing and the manuscript trade. Famed London book dealer Ed Maggs, current proprieter of the famous Maggs Brothers Books, founded in Charles Dicken's day by Uriah Maggs, has allowed Kaewert to include him as a character in her fiction under his own name. Kaewert also co-wrote the novel that accompanied the screen play for the movie, The Avengers.

Kaewert has served on the boards of Boulder Country Day School and of Friends First, an organization that helps teens avoid risky behavior.

Places Lived

Omaha, NE
Hanover, NH
Boston, MA
London, England
California
Groton, MA
Boulder, CO

Author Of

  • Fiction

Keywords

Mysteries; Historical Fiction

Education

Westside High School, 1977
Dartmouth College, 1981
Ed.M., Harvard University

Occupation

Editorial assistant for book publishers
staff writer for a computer magazizne in London
marketing manager .Worked for Publishing Houses
Staff Writer for a computer magazine

Places Worked

David Gordine Publishers
Addison Wesley (London)

Honors

John H. Ames Reading Series, Featured Reader, 28 April 2005

Bibliography

Building Expert Systems for Manufacturing. 1990.
Unsolicited. 1994.
Unbound. 1997.
Unprintable. 1998.
The Avengers. 1998. (based on the screenplay by Don Macpherson)
Untitled: A Booklover's Mystery. 1999.
Unsigned: A Booklover's Mystery. 2001.
Uncatalogued. 2002.

View Julie Kaewert's April 2005 Ames Reading Series presentation:

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