All-Purpose Writer

“Once you label me, you negate me.” — Søren Kierkegaard

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“Laity has been proving for quite some time now that her noir prose ranks right up there with the likes of Meg Abbott, Dorothy B. Hughes, and Sara Paretsky.”
~ Vincent Zandri

“Laity is the literary Les Dawson.”
~ Tony Lane

“Laity knocks your socks off with the language and also with the dialog.”
~ Les Edgerton

“Laity is probably a figment of her own imagination, and what an imagination that is! A witty and inventive wordsmith. A natural storyteller. A one off!”
~ Paul D. Brazill

“Laity mixes genres in ways that are always rewarding… a compelling writer who is utterly readable.”
~ Richard Godwin

“It is a skilled writer who can make you laugh and come close to tears in a mere few pages.”
~ Crime Fiction Lover

“This was a very enjoyable, different read, a gripping mystery full of sly humour, witty wordplay and characters who, despite often being dead, are very fully brought to life.”
~ Crime Culture

“Laity is a very remarkable sorceress indeed.”
~ Elizabeth Hand

“Kate’s work is always measured and elegant and is frequently very, very funny and her sense of humour runs pleasingly dark.”
~ Alasdair Stuart

2014 glasses BW squareK. A. Laity is the award-winning author novels like How to Be Dull, White Rabbit, Dream Book, A Cut-Throat Business, Lush Situation, Owl Stretching, Unquiet Dreams, Chastity Flame, and Pelzmantel, editor of the anthologies My Wandering Uterus, Respectable Horror, Weird Noir, Noir Carnival and Drag Noir, plus writer of umpteen short stories, scholarly essays and more.