BOWEN, Gail. Canadian, b. 1942. Genres: Mystery/Crime/Suspense, Novellas/Short stories. Career: University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, instructor, 1976-79; Gabriel Dumont Institute, Regina, Saskatchewan, instructor, 1979-85; University of Regina, Dept of English, lecturer, 1979-85, assistant professor, 1986-97, associate professor of English, 1997-, department head, 1997-; writer. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC)-Radio, arts columnist. Publications: NOVELS: Deadly Appearances, 1990; Murder at the Mendel, 1991, as Love and Murder, 1993; The Wandering Soul Murders, 1992; A Colder Kind of Death, 1994; A Killing Spring, 1996; Verdict in Blood, 1998. OTHER: (with R. Marken) 1919: The Love Letters of George and Adelaide (novella), 1987. Address: SIFC/English, Room 210 College West, University of Regina, Regina, SK, Canada S4S 0A2.