New Books by MWA Members – December 2018

Here are the December 2018 books by some of our members. They may all be found at your local Independent Bookstore.  Books make the best presents.  Visit this link to find a store near you:


Amanda Allen, A Moment in Crime, Crooked Lane
Nancy Bilyeau, The Blue, Endeavour Quill
Laura Childs, Eggs on Ice, Berkley
Susan Cox, The Man in the Microwave Oven, Minotaur
Matt Coyle, Wrong Light, Oceanview
Stefani Deoul, Zero Sum Game, Bywater Books
Dawn Eastman, Do No Harm, Crooked Lane
Linda Fairstein, Secrets from the Deep, Dial Press for Young Readers
Debra H. Goldstein, One Taste Too Many, Kensington
Bryan Gruley, Bleak Harbor, Thomas & Mercer
Mette Ivie Harrison, Not of this Fold, Soho Crime
Betty Hechtman, Hooks Can Be Deceiving, Crooked Lane
Leanna Renee Hieber, The Spectral City, Kensington
Nancy Hughes, Vanished, Black Opal Books
Maddy Hunter, Catch Me If Yukon, Midnight Ink
Sue Ann Jaffarian, Too Big to Die, Midnight Ink
Chris Knopf, You’re Dead, Permanent Press
Leo J. Maloney, Threat Level Alpha, Kensington – Lyrical Underground
Candace Robb, A Murdered Peace, Pegasus
Michael Robertson, A Baker Street Wedding, Minotaur
Barbara Ross, Steamed Open, Kensington
Shawn Reilly Simmons, Murder With All the Trimmings, Henery Press
Clea Simon, A Spell of Murder, Polis
Patricia Smiley, The Second Goodbye, Midnight Ink
Stuart Woods, A Delicate Touch, G.P. Putnam’s Sons

Short Stories

Rhys Bowen, “Sherlocked,” For the Sake of the Game, Pegasus
Michael Bracken, “Going-Away Money,” AHMM
Craig Faustus Buck, “Race to Judgment,” EQMM
Reed Farrel Coleman, “A Study in Absence,” For the Sake of the Game, Pegasus
David Dean, “Human Resources,” EQMM
Jamie Freveletti, “The Ghost of the Lake,” For the Sake of the Game, Pegasus
Barb Goffman, “Bug Appétit,” EQMM
Toni L.P. Kelner, “The Adventure of the Six Sherlocks,” For the Sake of the Game, Pegasus
Harley Jane Kozak, “The Walk-In,” For the Sake of the Game, Pegasus
R.T. Lawton, “Vet’s Day,” AHMM
Martin Limón, “Bite of the Dragon,” AHMM
Robert Lopresti, “A Bad Day for Algebra Tests,” AHMM
Peter Lovesey, “Agony Column,” EQMM
D.P. Lyle, “Bottom Line,” For the Sake of the Game, Pegasus
Josh Pachter, “50,” EQMM
Bill Pronzini, “Smoke Screen,” EQMM
Michael Sears, “The Honest End of Sybil Cooper,” EQMM
Duane Swierczynski, “Tough Guy Ballet,” For the Sake of the Game, Pegasus
Susan Thibadeau, “The Furious Cat,” AHMM
Marilyn Todd, “Long Slow Dance Through the Passage of Time,” EQMM
Julie Tollefson, “Leah,” AHMM
O.A. Tynan, “Jenny’s Necklace,” EQMM
Elaine Viets, “Mistress of the Mickey Finn,” AHMM
Stacy Woodson, “Duty, Honor, Hammett,” EQMM
Dave Zeltserman, “Archie for Hire,” EQMM