New Books by MWA Members – August 2016

Need something to read this summer?   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:


Lisa Alber, Whispers in the Mist, Midnight Ink
Donna Andrews, Die Like an Eagle, Minotaur
Michael Bowen, Damage Control, Poisoned Pen
Rhys Bowen, Crowned and Dangerous, Berkley
Sandra Brown, Sting, Grand Central
Mollie Cox Bryan, Death Among the Doilies, Kensington
Lynn Cahoon, A Story to Kill, Kensington
Colin Cotterill, I Shot the Buddha, Soho Crime
Catherine Coulter, Insidious, Simon & Schuster – Gallery
Isis Crawford, A Catered Tea Party, Kensington
Bill Crider, Survivors Will Be Shot Again, Minotaur
Deborah Crombie, The Garden of Lamentations, William Morrow
Tyler Dilts, Come Twilight, Thomas & Mercer
John Dobbyn, Fatal Odds, Oceanview
Robert Ellis, The Love Killings, Thomas & Mercer
Diane Fanning, Treason in the Secret City, Severn House
Gerrie Ferris Finger, American Nights, Five Star
Daryl Wood Gerber, Grilling the Subject, Berkley
Carolyn Haines, The Book of Beloved, Thomas & Mercer
Nancy Herriman, No Pity for the Dead, Obsidian
Julianne Holmes, Clock and Dagger, Berkley
Cheryl Honigford, The Darkness Knows, Sourcebooks
Gary Inbinder, The Hanged Man, Pegasus
Sue Ann Jaffarian, Ghosts of Misty Hollow, Berkley
Diane Kelly, Death, Taxes, and a Satin Garter, Berkley
Michael Koryta, Echoes, Little, Brown
Sheila Lowe, Outside the Lines, Suspense Publishing
Jonathan Maberry, The King of Plagues, Berkley
Nick Mamatas, I am Providence, Skyhorse/Night Shade
Alex Marwood, The Darkest Secret, Penguin
Alyssa Maxwell, Murder at Rough Point, Kensington
Susan Oleksiw, Where Krishna Calls, Five Star
James Patterson & Chris Grabenstein, Peril at the Top of the World, Little, Brown
Louise Penny, A Great Reckoning, St. Martin’s Press
Mark Pryor, The Paris Librarian, Seventh Street Books
Lisa Scottoline, Damaged, St. Martin’s Press
Susan Spann, The Ninja’s Daughter, Seventh Street Books
Erica Spindler, The First Wife, Berkley
Brian Thiem, Thrill Kill, Crooked Lane
Charles Todd, The Shattered Tree, William Morrow
Neely Tucker, Only the Hunted Run, Viking
Diane Vallere, Silk Stalkings, Berkley Publishing
Elaine Viets, Brain Storm, Thomas & Mercer
Jeri Westerson, A Maiden Weeping, Severn House
Julie Weston, Basque Moon, Five Star
Stuart Woods & Parnell Hall, Smooth Operator, G.P. Putnam’s Sons

Short Stories

Megan Abbott, “Oxford Girl,” Mississippi Noir
Laura Benedict, “A Paler Shade of Death,” St. Louis Noir
John M. Floyd, “Pit Stop,” Mississippi Noir
Joseph Goodrich, “The Ten-Cent Murder,” EQMM
V.S. Kemanis, “Journal Entry, Franklin DeWitt,” EQMM
John Lutz, “The Brick Wall,” St. Louis Noir
Paul D. Marks, “Deserted Cities of the Heart,” St. Louis Noir
William Burton McCormick, “Voices in the Cistern,” EQMM
Jonathan Moore, “A Swimmer From the Dolphin Club,” EQMM
Dave Zeltserman, “The Caretaker of Lorne Green,” EQMM