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New Books by MWA Members – September 2014

Here are the September 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:


Sandra Balzo, Hit and Run, Severn House
Albert Bell, The Eyes of Aurora, Perseverance Press
James R. Benn, The Rest is Silence, Soho
Lee Child, Personal, Delacorte
Harlan Coben, Found, Putnam Juvenile
Margaret Coel, Night of the White Buffalo, Berkley Prime Crime
Reed Farrel Coleman, Robert B. Parker’s Blind Spot, Putnam
Catherine Coulter & J.T. Ellison, The Lost Key, Putnam
Matthew Cook, Sabotage, Forge Books
Connie Dial, Unnatural Murder, Permanent Press
Carl Filbrich, The Heavenly Casino, Five Star
Kate Flora, Death Dealer: How Cops and Cadaver Dogs Brought a Killer to Justice, New Horizon
Tana French, The Secret Place, Viking
Joe Gannon, Night of the Jaguar, Minotaur
James Grippando, Cain and Abe, HarperCollins
Karen Harper, Shattered Secrets, MIRA
John Harvey, Darkness, Darkness, Pegasus Crime
Libby Fischer Hellmann, Nobody’s Child, The Red Herrings Press
Lisa Jackson, Close to Home, Kensington
Marshall Jevons, The Mystery of the Invisible Hand, Princeton University Press
Tammy Kaehler, Avoidable Contact, Poisoned Pen Press
Andrew Kaplan, Saul’s Game, William Morrow
Sherrilyn Kenyon, Son of No One, St. Martin’s Press
Barry Lancet, Tokyo Kill, Simon & Schuster
John Lutz, Frenzy, Kensington – Pinnacle
Jonathan Maberry, Fall of Night, St. Martin’s Griffin
Annette Mahon, Bright Hopes, Five Star
Archer Mayor, Proof Positive, Minotaur
Adrian McKinty, The Sun is God, Seventh Street
Frances McNamara, Death at Chinatown, Allium Press
Mary Miley, Silent Murders, Minotaur
Walter Mosley, Rose Gold, Doubleday
Michael Nethercott, The Haunting Ballad, Minotaur
Bernadette Pajer, The Edison Effect, Poisoned Pen Press
Dennis Palumbo, Phantom Limb, Poisoned Pen Press
James Patterson & Chris Grabenstein, Treasure Hunters: Danger Down the Nile, Little Brown BFYR
James Patterson & Michael Ledwidge, Burn, Little, Brown
Kira Peikoff, No Time to Die, Kensington – Pinnacle
Louise Penny, The Long Way Home, Minotaur Books
Carol J. Perry, Caught Dead Handed, Kensington
Leigh Perry, The Skeleton Takes a Bow, Berkley Prime Crime
Mark Pryor, The Button Man, Seventh Street Books
Kathy Reichs, Bones Never Lie, Bantam
Michael Rubin, The Cottoncrest Curse, Louisiana State University Press
L.J. Sellers, Deadly Bonds, Thomas & Mercer
David Swatling, Calvin’s Head, Bold Strokes Books
Marcia Talley, Tomorrow’s Vengeance, Severn House
John Thompson, Disappearance at Hangman’s Bluff, HarperCollins – Walden Pond Press
Lea Wait, Shadows on a Maine Christmas, Perseverance Press
Sheila York, No Broken Hearts, Five Star

Short Stories

Doug Allyn, “The Hobby Cop,” EQMM
William Chambers, “Rationalist Femme: Punitive Justice,” Sherlock Holmes Mystery Magazine
Catherine Dilts, “The Last Real Cowboy,” AHMM
Brendan DuBois, “The Very Best Neighbor,” EQMM
Terence Faherty, “Ghost Town,” EQMM
Charlaine Harris, “Sarah Smiles,” EQMM
Greg Herren, “The E-Mail Always Pings Twice,” EQMM
Robert Mangeot, “Aix to Grind,” AHMM
Bill Pronzini, “The Gold Stealers,” EQMM
Alex C. Renwick, “Lovely Young Losers,” AHMM
Stephen Ross, “Pussycat, Pussycat,” EQMM
Marilyn Todd, “Blood Red Roses,” EQMM
Tom Tolnay, “The Trash-Can Gang,” EQMM
Joseph Wallace, “Jaguar,” EQMM

New Books by MWA Members – June & July 2014

Summer is here!  Looking for something new to read – here is a list of new books that were published in June and July 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:

JUNE 2014


Megan Abbott, The Fever, Little, Brown and Company
Annamaria Alfieri, Strange Gods, Minotaur
Mary Kay Andrews, Save the Date, St. Martin’s Press
Donald Bain, Lights Out!, Severn House
Laura Benedict, Bliss House, Pegasus
Michael Black, Chimes at Midnight, Five Star
Allison Brennan, Dead Heat, Minotaur
Alafair Burke, All Day and a Night, HarperCollins
C.J. Carpenter, Never Alone. Midnight Ink
Donis Casey, Hell with the Lid Blown Off, Poisoned Pen Press
Ben Coes, Independence Day, St. Martin’s Press
Max Allan Collins, Supreme Justice, Thomas & Mercer
Shelia Connolly, Razing the Dead, Berkley Prime Crime
Lindsey Davis, Enemies at Home, Minotaur
Christine DeSmet, Hot Fudge Frame-Up, Obsidian
Linda Fairstein, Terminal City, Dutton
Rory Flynn, Third Rail, Houghton Miffling Harcourt
Shelley Freydont, Independence Slay, Berkley Prime Crime
Meg Gardiner, Phantom Instinct, Dutton
John Gilstrap, End Game, Kensington – Pinnacle
Heather Graham, The Cursed,  MIRA
Chuck Greaves, The Last Heir, Minotaur
Martha Grimes, Vertigo 42, Scribner
Bruce Hale, Big Bad Baby, Dial Books for Young Readers
David Housewright, The Devil May Care, Minotaur
Craig Johnson, Any Other Name, Viking
Michael Kahn, Face Value, Poisoned Pen Press
Karen Keskinen, Black Current, Minotaur
Stephen King, Mr. Mercedes, Scribner
Susan Klaus, Flight of the Golden Harpy, Tor
Michael Koryta, Those Who Wish Me Dead, Little, Brown and Company
Eleanor Kuhns, Cradle to Grave, Minotaur
Jerry Ludwig, Blacklist, Forge Books
Edith Maxwell, ‘Til Dirt Do Us Part, Kensington
Charles O’Brien, Death in Saratoga Springs, Kensington
Howard Owen, Parker Field, Permanent Press
Nancy Parra, Engaged to Murder, Berkley Prime Crime
James Patterson & David Ellis, Invisible, Little, Brown and Company
Ridley Pearson, The Red Room. Putnam
Robert Rotstein, Reckless Disregard, Seventh Street Books
Maggie Sefton, Yarn Over Murder, Berkley Prime Crime
Lisa Shiroff, Revenge Café, Tasfil Publications
Karin Slaughter, Cop Town, Delacorte
Karen Rose Smith, Deadly Décor, Kensington
Jeff Soloway, The Travel Writer, Random House – Alibi
Chevy Stevens, That Night, St. Martin’s Press
Ingrid Thoft, Identity, Putnam
Mark Troy, The Splintered Paddle, Five Star
Kate White, Eyes on You, HarperCollins
Lauren Willig, A Summer Engagement, St. Martin’s Press
Steven Womack, Resurrection Bay, Midnight Ink
James W. Ziskin, No Stone Unturned, Seventh Street Books

Short Stories

Meredith Anthony, “So A Man Walks Into A Bookstore,” AHMM
John C. Boland, “Killing Morris Gimple,” AHMM
Shelley Costa, “The Specific Gravity of Blood in Sunlight,” AHMM
Kevin Egan, “Term Life,” AHMM
Jim Fusilli, “The One-Armed Man in the Luncheonette,” AHMM
R.T. Lawton, “Gibet de Montfaucon,” AHMM
Steve Lindley, “Man Buries Man,” AHMM
Robert Lopresti, “The Accessory,” EQMM
Bill Pronzini, “Hooch,” EQMM
Joan Ramirez, “Maude’s Deceptions,”
Marilyn Todd, “Bad Taste,” EQMM

JULY 2014


Jeff Abbott, The Inside Man, Grand Central Publishing
Annamaria Alfieri, Strange Gods, Minotaur
Donna Andrews, The Good, the Bad, and the Emus, Minotaur
Charles Atkins, Done to Death, Severn House
Juliet Blackwell, A Vision in Velvet, Obsidian
Leslie Budewitz, Crime Rib, Berkley Prime Crime
James Lee Burke, Wayfaring Stranger, Simon & Schuster
Nancy Bush, I’ll Find You, Zebra
Sam Cabot, Skin of the Wolf, Blue Rider
Emma Campion, A Triple Knot, Broadway Books
Lorenzo Carcaterra, The Wolf, Ballantine
Bailey Cates, Some Enchanted Éclair, Obsidian
Marcia Clark, The Competition, Mulholland Books
A.J. Colucci, Seeders, St. Martin’s Press
Catherine Coulter, Power Play, G.P. Putnam’s Sons
Lindsey Davis, Enemies at Home, Minotaur
Paul Doiron, The Bone Orchard, Minotaur
Julie Garwood, Fast Track, Dutton
Alison Gaylin, Stay With Me, HarperCollins
Deborah Halber, The Skeleton Crew: How Amateur Sleuths Are Solving America’s Coldest Cases, Simon & Schuster
Timothy Hallinan, Herbie’s Game, Soho Press
Betty Hechtman, Silence of the Lamb’s Wool, Berkley Prime Crime
Jennifer Hillier, The Butcher, Gallery
Anna Lee Huber, Grave Matter, Berkley Prime Crime
Julie Hyzy, Grace Against the Clock, Berkley Prime Crime
J.A. Jance, Remains of Innocence, William Morrow
J. Sydney Jones, A Matter of Breeding, Severn House
Merry Jones, Elective Procedures, Oceanview
Sherrilyn Kenyon, Born of Fury, St. Martin’s
Allison Leotta, Discretion, Simon & Schuster – Touchstone
Ed Lin, Ghost Month, Soho
Anna Loan-Wilsey, A Sense of Entitlement, Kensington
Virginia Lowell, Cookies and Scream, Berkley Prime Crime
Susan Elia MacNeal, The Prime Minister’s Secret Agent, Bantam
Marcia Muller, The Night Searchers, Grand Central
James Patterson & David Ellis, Invisible, Little, Brown
Jessie Bishop Powell, The Marriage at the Rue Morgue, Five Star
Bill Pronzini, Strangers, Forge Books
Lori Rader-Day, The Black Hour, Seventh Street Books
Gillian Royes, The Sea Grape Tree, Simon & Schuster – Atria Books
Greg Rucka, Bravo, Mulholland Books
Susan Spann, Blade of the Samurai, Minotaur
John Verdon, Peter Pan Must Die, Crown
Kate White, Eyes On You, HarperCollins
Amanda Kyle Williams, Don’t Talk to Strangers, Bantam
Jacqueline Winspear, The Care and Management of Lies, Harper
Ben H. Winters, World of Trouble, Quirk Books
Stuart Woods, Cut and Thrust, G.P. Putnam’s Sons
Reavis Z. Wortham, Vengeance is Mine, Poisoned Pen Press
Rebecca York, Betrayed, Sourcebooks

Short Stories

Frankie Y. Bailey, “In Her Fashion,” EQMM
Phillip DePoy, “Mary’s Shallow Grave,” AHMM
Brendan DuBois, “The Plow Guy,” AHMM
Alex Grecian,” Unknown Caller,” EQMM
Richard Helms, “Second Sight Unseen,” EQMM
Larry Light, “The Best Date Ever,” AHMM
Jenny Milchman, “The Very Old Man,” EQMM
Bill Pronzini, “It Couldn’t Be Done?,” EQMM
Stephen Ross, “Bad Memory,” AHMM
Marianne Wilski Strong, “The Abbott and the Ruby,” AHMM