(Mary) Alzina Stone Dale

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General Information

Name: (Mary) Alzina Stone Dale

Pen Name: Alzina Stone Dale

Genre: Mystery

Born: 1931 in Chicago, Illinois

Website: http://www.alzinastonedale.com/

Email: mailto:mdale49287@aol.com

Illinois Connection

Alzina was born in and currently resides in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Alzina is a freelance writer and lecturer. She received an M.A. in Literature and Theology from the University of Chicago in 1957 and began her career of giving lectures and seminars on mysteries and their authors at the Newberry Library and running workshops on family history for Urban Gateways. She lives in Chicago’s Hyde Park neighborhood.

Published Works

  • Maker and Craftsman: The Story of Dorothy L. Sayers, Eerdmans, 1978 and Shaw Publishers, 1992
  • The Outline of Sanity: A Life of G.K. Chesterton, Eerdmans, 1983
  • The Art of G.K. Chesterton, Loyola University Press, 1985
  • Mystery Readers Walking Guide: London, Passport Press, 1986
  • Mystery Readers Walking Guide: England, Passport Press, 1988
  • T.S. Elliott: The Philosopher Poet, Harold Shaw, 1988
  • Mystery Readers Walking Guide: New York, Passport Press, 1992
  • Dorothy L. Sayers: The Centenary Celebration, Walker and Company, 1993
  • Mystery Readers Walking Guide: Chicago, Passport Press, 1997
  • Mystery Readers Walking Guide: Washington DC
  • Sayers on Holmes, Mythopoeic Press

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Maker and Craftsman: The Story of Dorothy L. Sayers

ISBN: 0595266037
Release Date: 2003-01-19

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The Art of G.K. Chesterton

ISBN: 082940516X
Release Date: 1985-10

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Mystery Reader's Walking Guide: New York

ISBN: 0595230229
Release Date: 2002-07-02

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Sayers on Holmes

ISBN: 188772608X
Release Date: 2001-08-06

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Mystery Reader's Walking Guide: Washington, D.C.

ISBN: 0595307159
Release Date: 2004-01-07

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Mystery Reader's Walking Guide: Chicago

ISBN: 0595230210
Release Date: 2002-07-02

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ISBN: 0595315135
Release Date: 2004-04-06

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T.S. Eliot: The Philosopher Poet

ISBN: 0595334563
Release Date: 2004-10-21

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Literary Awards

Agatha award 1995, Mystery Reader`s Walking Guide to Chicago

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

External Links

(Mary) Alzina Stone Dale on WorldCat

(Mary) Alzina Stone Dale on Amazon


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