Randall Denley’s political columns have appeared in the Ottawa Citizen for more than 20 years. He is the author of three previous novels, including the mysteries Necessary Victims and One Dead Sister. His other book, The Perfect Candidate, was a political satire based on Denley’s long experience covering Ottawa city politics.
A native of London, Ontario, Denley has lived in Ottawa for more than 30 years. He is married and the father of two adult sons.