Louise Burfitt-Dons


I’ve recently joined the Crime Writers Association on the back of writing screenplays for thrillers.

Not only do I get to network with some of the best crime writers of our generation, but it will also be good for my Private Investigator Karen Andersen to pick up some tips from other more experienced detectives. She is still recovering after being thrown headlong into 90,000 words of investigating the world of jihadi Brides, missing Tory Party activists and a serial killer targeting high profile feminists.

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Five Fast Facts: Act Against Bullying

Act Against Bullying is a set of monologues I researched in 2000 and first published in 2002. It was the reason for me setting up Act Against Bullying as a charity. They’ve been used in schools as a means of discussing the awkward situations which can lead on to...

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The Machiavellian Genius of Dark Femininity

When I set up Act Against Bullying in 2000 it was commonly believed that women didn't bully.  That was a boys thing.  Research into the motivations of girl gangs and female criminology only began in the 1980s as women’s social behaviour changed. Chicken or egg?  Who...

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