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New Books by MWA Members – August 2014

It is the dog days of summer – looking for something new to read?  Here are the August books by some of our members.  They can all be found at your local Independent Bookstore.  Visit this link to find a store near you:


Kelley Armstrong, Visions, Random House
Linwood Barclay, No Safe House, NAL
Rhys Bowen, Queen of Hearts, Berkley
Sandra Brown, Mean Streak, Grand Central
C.J. Box, Shots Fired: Stories from Joe Pickett Country, G.P. Putnam’s Sons
Chelsea Cain, One Kick, Simon & Schuster
Laura Caldwell, The Dog Park, Harlequin
Steph Cha, Beware Beware, Minotaur
Anne Cleeland, Murder in Retribution, Kensington
Douglas Corleone, Payoff, Minotaur
Bill Crider, Half in Love with Artful Death, Minotaur
Ray Daniel, Terminated, Midnight Ink
Dan Fesperman, Unmanned, Alfred A.Knopf
John Florio, Blind Moon Alley, Seventh Street Books
Heather Graham, The Hexed, MIRA
Dana Haynes, Gunmetal Heart, Minotaur
Dorothy Howell, Beach Bags and Burglaries, Kensington
Lisa Jackson, Deserves to Die, Kensington – Zebra
Lorelei James, Hillbilly Rockstar, Signet Eclipse
J.A. Jance, Remains of Innocence, William Morrow
Weyman Jones, Evil in Return, Five Star
Diane Kelly, Death, Taxes, and Silver Suprs, St. Martin’s Press
William Kent Krueger, Windigo Island, Simon & Schuster – Atria
Ken Kulhken, The Good Know Nothing, Poisoned Pen Press
Ward Larsen, Assassin’s Game, Forge Books
William Lashner, Bagmen, Thomas & Mercer
Martin Limon, The Iron Sickle, Soho
Peter Lovesey, The Stone Wife, Soho
Katie MacAlister, The Truth About Leo, Sourcebooks
Margaret Maron, Designated Daughters, Grand Central
John McEvoy, High Stakes, Poisoned Pen Press
Jon McGoran, Deadout, Forge Books
Terrie Farley Moran, Well Read, Then Dead, Berkley Prime Crime
James Patterson, Private Down Under, Grand Central
Kira Peikoff, No Time to Die, Kensington – Pinnacle
Douglas Preston, The Lost Island, Grand Central
Spencer Quinn, Paw and Order, Simon & Schuster – Atria
Kathy Reichs, Bones Never Lie, Bantam
Ruth Rendell, The Girl Next Door, Scribner
Mike Resnick, Cat on a Cold Tin Roof, Seventh Street Books
Kat Richardson, Revenant, Roc
Paige Shelton, If Catfish Had Nine Lives, Berkley Prime Crime
Kelli Stanley, City of Ghosts, Minotaur
Wendy Corsi Staub, The Perfect Stranger, HarperCollins
Charles Todd, An Unwilling Accomplice, William Morrow
Lauren Willig, The Mark of the Midnight Manzanilla, NAL

Short Stories

Dana Cameron, “Declaration,” EQMM
David Dean, “Neighbor,” EQMM
Brendan DuBois, “Cold Island,” EQMM
Michael Guillebeau, “Crimes of Passion,” EQMM


New Books by MWA Members – May 2014

Looking for something new to read – here is a list of new books that were published in May 2014 by some of our members.  They can all be found at your local Independent Bookstore.  Visit this link to find a store near you:

VITAL SIGNS – May 2014


Mary Kay Andrews, Save the Date, St. Martin’s Press
Alan Beechey, This Private Plot, Poisoned Pen
Mike Befeler, Nursing Homes are Murder, Five Star
Lawrence Block, Borderline, Hard Case Crime
Dorothy Cannell, Murder at Mullings, Severn House
Jessie Chandler, Chip on the Ice Block, Midnight Ink
Reed Farrel Coleman, The Hollow Girl, Tyrus
Jeffery Deaver, The Skin Collector, Grand Central Publishing
Hannah Dennison, Murder at Honeychurch Hall, Minotaur
William Dietrich, The Three Emperors, HarperCollins
Brendan DuBois, Fatal Harbor, Pegasus Crime
Beth Fantaskey, Buzz Kill, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Joseph Finder, Suspicion, Dutton
David Freed, Voodoo Ridge, Permanent Press
Alex Grecian, The Devil’s Workshop, G.P. Putnam’s Sons
S.E. Green, Killer Instinct, Simon & Schuster
Elizabeth Gunn, Red Man Down, Severn House
Carolyn Haines, Booty Bones, Minotaur
Charlaine Harris, Midnight Crossroad, Ace
Carolyn Hart, Death at the Door, Berkley Prime Crime
Mary Ellen Hughes, The Pickled Piper, Berkley Prime Crime
Maddy Hunter, Fleur de Lies, Midnight Ink
Terry Irving, Courier. Angry Robot – Exhibit A
Craig Johnson, Any Other Name, Viking
Gary Kriss, The Zodiac Deception, Forge Books
John Lescroart, The Keeper, Simon & Schuster – Atria Books
Lizbeth Lipperman, Jailhouse Glock, Midnight Ink
Michael McGarrity, Backlands, Dutton
Catriona McPherson, The Day She Died, Midnight Ink
Laura Morrigan, A Tiger’s Tale, Berkley Prime Crime
Walter Mosley, Debbie Doesn’t Do It Anymore, Doubleday
Susan Oleksiw, For the Love of Parvati, Five Star
Kathryn O’Sullivan, Murder on the Hoof, Minotaur
Katherine Hall Page, Small Plates, William Morrow
Michael Palmer, Resistant, St. Martin’s Press
James Patterson & Maxine Paetro, Unlucky, Little, Brown and Company
Ralph Pezzullo, SEAL Team Six: Hunt the Jackal, Mulholland/Little, Brown
Douglas Preston, The Kraken Project, Forge
David Putnam, The Disposables, Oceanview
Matthew Quirk, The Directive, Little, Brown and Company
Lynne Raimondo, Dante’s Poison, Seventh Street Books
Karin Slaughter, Cop Town, Delacorte Press
Lachlan Smith, Lion Plays Rough, Mysterious
Jonathan Stone, Moving Day, Thomas & Mercer
Will Thomas, Fatal Enquiry, Minotaur
Steve Ulfelder, Woverine Bros. Freight and Storage, Minotaur
Elaine Viets, Catnapped, Obsidian

Short Stories

Catherine Dilts, “Tweens,” AHMM
John M. Floyd, “Hunters,” AHMM
Ed Gorman, “Calculated Risk,” EQMM
Janice Law, “The Pulp Fiction Writer,” AHMM
Robert S. Levinson, “My Mom, the Movies, and Me, EQMM
Robert Lopresti, “A Bad Day for Bargain Hunters,” AHMM
James Powell, The Theft of the Clown Jules, EQMM