Swiss-Canadian novelist Bernadette Calonego lives in Roberts Creek but she was born and raised on Lake Lucerne. She emigrated from Zurich to Canada in 2000. She has published two mystery novels, “The Zurich Conspiracy” and “Under Dark Waters” (which unfolds in B.C.), and a non-fiction book about Canada. Her suspense thrillers were published in German first then translated and re-released in English by AmazonCrossing. Her third book that takes place in Newfoundland will be published in July 2015 in German and in 2016 in English. Bernadette Calonego has also been working as a foreign correspondent for European newspapers and magazines for many years.